German tuning company, Carlsson enhances the 2012 Mercedes Benz. The kit simply called the” Carlsson 2012 SLK” includes a rear apron and front spoiler, a pair of side sills, stainless grille and sport system of the same material. The interior kit includes seats, panel upholstery and headrest. Meanwhile the engine attached is the new CGI engines which increases the performance to up to 40HP from the original one. The upgrade also has a 30mm lower suspension and custom 18-inch wheels. The complete upgrade for the 2012 Mercedes SLK costs € 1,190 to € 1,690.
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Every automaker is concerned about the future, and for Daimler AG and Mercedes-Benz, the future is filled with exciting new developments in engine technology and innovations in lightweight materials. None other than Daimler AG Product Innovation and Process Technologies, Group Research and Advanced Engineering Vice President Shweta Bhanot predicts that by 2015, Mercedes-Benz vehicles will offer even better performance thanks to lightweight materials, while producing less carbon dioxide emissions. How will they pull this off? Through aluminum and carbon fiber, of course. With less weight to push around, engines will work more efficiently and thus burn less fuel to produce power. Bhanot also shares that they’re considering offering their Charge… Continue Reading »