The SLS AMG’s E-Cell has been revealed last year. But it is not until now that Mercedes-Benz revealed what makes up the environment-friendly E-Cell. Supplied by SK Innovations, the E-Cell produces 525 HP and makes the car run from 0 to 60 mph in just 4 seconds. Here is the complete inner workings of the SLS AMG E-Cell According to Daimler: The drive system of the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG E-CELL: Advanced technology made visible (Stuttgart, Affalterbach, Mar 09, 2012) — With the electric drivetrain system of the SLS AMG E-CELL, Mercedes-AMG GmbH is providing yet another glimpse of its latest development project. The drivetrain has been in development since 2010… Continue Reading »
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Called the “Silver Wing”, this SLS AMG version of the tuner Wheelsandmore proves that the already powerful vehicle can show more. The vehicle became more refined with engine updates and new electronics and stainless steel exhaust system. The car also dons new tire from Continental Sport Contact, 265/30 on the front and 295/25/21 on the rear. The power increased from 571Hp to 635 HP and 690Nm of torque. Price starts at € 10,841.
In the Auto Blogger Award 2012, the SLS AMG Roadster Convertible was voted as the best car in the convertible category. About 27 auto bloggers casted their vote on the Merc with the 571HP output, giving out a total score of 72 points, which also happens to be the highest point that a car has received in the awards. It was followed by the Audi R8 Spyder with 42 points, then the Porsche 911 in the third. The other categories are mini cars, small cars, compact cars, middle class, luxury, sports, convertibles, SUVs and cans. In which the Mercedes A Class won 2nd for the compact category, the Mercedes C-Class… Continue Reading »
Readers of the automobile magazine “Auto Motor und Sport” once again, hailed Mercedes-Benz cars as the best cars in their categories. The Mercedes M-Class is the best car in the SUV category while the SLS AMG is the best convertible car. The SLS also got the “Best Car of the Year” for the third year. According to the magazine, the M-Class was honored for its striking design and high-quality interior, as well as energy efficiency and for being environment friendly. Meanwhile, the SLS AMG was hailed due to its intelligent construction and other safety factors.
It almost seems like an insult to take a supercar like the SLS AMG and hand it over to a tuner for improvement. With more than 500 horsepower and a competition pedigree that’s being reinforced by the number of privateers entering the car in the FIA’s GT3 class, the SLS AMG doesn’t seem like a candidate for improvement. Inden Design, however, has seen fit to tweak the SLS AMG just that little bit more. Starting with the engine, Inden has bumped output from 570 horsepower to 623. The 50 horsepower bump was achieved by replacing the exhaust with freer flowing bits and remapping the ECU. To better handle the increased… Continue Reading »
The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG indeed is becoming tuner’s favorite. Because of its reputation as the ultimate sports car, you would think that there’s nothing you can improve, yet, lots of tuning companies showed interest in creating their own version of the power vehicle. The most recent one who showed fascination on the car is Senner. The German tuning company has equipped the kit with an air filter kit and stainless steel exhaust system. The 6.2-liter V8 engine is now producing an additional 35PS and 40Nm of torque from the normal 571PS and 650Nm. Externally, it has carbon side mirror covers, stainless steel outer rims which measures wrapped by customized Corniche… Continue Reading »
Do you want to know how Mercedes some performance and cosmetic touches to a car? The AMG Performance Studio in Affalterbach released a time-lapsed video that shows how they do it. In this video, the super car SLS AMG gets the pampering. After taking out the carpet, molding, nuts and bolts and basically everything, the car now has the Yosemite Blue color and has become a more handsome car.