If the driving dynamics on the SLS AMG wasn’t dynamic enough for you, then you’ll love the 2013 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT. Those two letters tacked on at the end of the name aren’t just for show—the aforementioned improved driving dynamics and enhanced performance on the track should justify those. The SLS AMG GT churns out a maximum of 591 horsepower at 6,800 rpm, with max torque pegged at 650 Nm (around 480 lb.-ft.), all thanks to the 6.3-liter V8 AMG engine. The car has a 0-62 mph time of 3.7 seconds, and it takes a mere 11.2 seconds for the car to go from 0 to 125 mph. Its… Continue Reading »
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Most tuners from all over the world found their affections set of the new Mercedes SLS AMG. It is not surprising that the fast car got a new “fan”, HMS Tuning, which is proven by their newly released project. HMS updated the engine of the V8 from 571HP to 720HP and its toque from 649Nm originally, to 832 Nm. The company used their HMS Tuning Xtra Power Supercharger which made it more powerful. In addition, they put an uprated oil pump, an intake manifold, sports air filter, additional ECU that creates more boost, 200 CPI Sports Cats and valve control and a 4-1 manifold exhaust system. Surely, words cannot justify… Continue Reading »
Here’s a video of the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMGin Dubai made by Hamman, which we can say looks fierce. Alloy rims with wheels finished in matte black and designed with cross-spokes are called the Design Edition Race “Anodized”. The rear rims are measured at 11 by 21 inches while the front axle is sized at 9 by 21 inches. These rims also look stylish with titanium bolts that are corrosion resistant. The red paintjob looks very cool, and with the generous helping of chrome in this car, this tune truly rocks!
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 »
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.