The SLS AMG which managed to captivate people all across the world with its purist design, intelligent lightweight construction and superior handling dynamics and has now set foot in India. It is an exclusive piece of art with finer driving dynamics due to the modified AMG 6.3-litre V8 front mid-engine, the AMG SPEEDSHIFT DCT 7-speed sports transmission, the AMG speed-sensitive sports steering and the light yet rigid aluminium space frame. The engine spews out an impressive power of 420 ps at 6800 rpm and a maximum torque of 650 Nm at 4750 rpm. With a solid body structure, AMG high-performance composite braking system, 3-stage ESP and other inventions this car exhilarates automotive enthusiasts while not compromising on the basic qualities of Mercedes: Quality, Safety, Reliability and Exclusivity.
Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe 6208cc, Automatic, Petrol, 7.5 - 10.7 kmpl
Mileage, Average and Fuel Economy
Mercedes Benz SLS AMG is loaded with a powerful 6.3 litre V8 petol engine with the displacement of 6208cc. It gives a mileage of 7.5kmpl in the city roads and 10.7kmpl on the highways. All the variants have a Fuel tank capacity of 85 liters.
AMG 6.3-litre V8 front mid-engine, the AMG SPEEDSHIFT DCT 7-speed sports transmission, the AMG speed-sensitive sports steering and the light yet rigid aluminium space frame. The engine spews out an impressive power of 420 ps at 6800 rpm and a maximum torque of 650 Nm at 4750 rpm. It comes loaded with AMG SPEEDSHIFT DCT 7-speed sports transmission that is operated by the E-SELECT lever.
The astonishing Mercedes Benz SLS AMG has classic exterior blended with modern fit and finish that woos each and every car enthusiast. The car has a great Length 4638mm, Width 1939mm, Height 1610mm and with a wheelbase of 2680mm. The ground clearance in this car is also praise able. It has a good Front and Rear Track of 1682mm and 1653mm respectively. It has great boot space too. It has a long hood with bi-Xenon headlights placed vertically, wing-shaped cross fins that give it a spectacular front appearance, single radiator grille centrally fitted at larger rectangular spot. The vertical stacked headlamps house central bi-xenon low-beam headlamp with its metallic wing section framed at the top of two LED indicators and the LED daytime driving lights at the bottom. The ORVMs and the bumpers are in body match to provide it a uniform image. The best part of the coupe is its gullwings doors, adapted from the 1955 300 SL, that open in an upward arc. You might have seen those crazy things in movies only. The rear view of the Mercedes Bez SLS AMG is very small and consists of classic tail lamp, arched rear hatch and chrome tipped twin exhausts.
Mercedes Benz SLS AMG interiors are ergonomically designed and very comfortable. The car has a comfortable sitting capacity of 2 passengers including the driver. The driver seat is adjustable and 3 spoke powered steering wheel helps to handle the car easily. The SUV also is installed with automatic AC with sufficient vents for much needed cool cabin atmosphere. The dashboard of the vehicle looks amazing with fighter jet type instrument panel, AC vents and centre console features. The cabin is designed in a way to give cockpit like appearance which is achieved by the stylish speed-sensitive rack-and-pinion steering, steering damper and mounted controls. A/C vents are designed like jet-engine exhaust, funky instrument cluster comprise of speedometer, tachometer etc. Storage includes a small glove box, cupholders, and a compact pouch along the rear bulkhead. The boot capacity is of 176 litres, good enough for carrying two average sized luggage.
Mercedes SLS AMG is fitted with high performance tyres of 265/35 R19 size. The 19 inches tubeless alloy wheels add to the elegance of exteriors. The large wheelbase of 2680 mm creates sufficient space inside the vehicle and ensures a good ground clearance.
Braking and Handling
Mercedes SLS AMG is packed with large Disc internally Ventilated Brakes in front as well as the rear wheels that helps in preventing wheel lockup during emergency braking. The other advanced feature that makes the handling of this Honda City more convenient are ABS (Anti lock Braking System) which helps in decelerating the car when it is moving in great speed.
Handling and Safety
Mercedes SLS AMG is loaded with many advanced safety features that makes sure good comfort, stability and handling. The major safety features are eight airbags, ABS, BS, 3 level ESP, and ASR (acceleration skid control), Electric parking brake with convenience function, Headlamp Assist, Laminated windscreen, Rain sensor with continuously variable intermittent wipe control, Tyre pressure monitoring system, First-aid kit in the boot, ASSYST service interval indicator, Hazard warning triangle, Central locking with interior switch, automatic locking and emergency opening and Electronic immobiliser, incl. locking system with infrared remote control and visual lock confirmation .