Mercedes SLS AMG first release review

Mercedes SLS AMG first release Review, Price and Specs

Posted On 14th Sep 2016 By Peter Tiriwo

Mercedes SLS AMG first release Review

Mercedes  SLS AMG is the most powerful sports car manufactured by Mercedes announed in 2009, it follows the design of 1954's 300SL which was the fastest sports car by Mercedes of its time, uniquely Mercedes SLS AMG  have gull-wings doors attached to the roof like 300SL.

SLS AMG comes with a brand new design and a modern technology. Materials used for this super car are strong yet very light: the chassis and the aluminum frame weigh only 531pounds in addition the leather seats are also light. The torque solid rod which composed of carbon fiber shaft, light but very strong to transmit the engine's power to the rear transmission. Disk brakes is made of iron and aluminum to absorb heat generated due to sharp braking.

The car is also heavily wired to power on-board computers  and to run the unique music system fitted in Mercedes  SLS, a 1000WATTS amplifier with 11  speakers! The dynamic high tech plus the

The performance of Mercedes  SLS AMG is impressive, the V8 engine consisting of two cylinder heads each with four pistons can deliver 571 horsepower, the top speed recorded is 179mph while the gain in speed from 0 to 60mph is only 3.7secs. Stability of the car at a speed over 75mph automatically  improved through through the rear wing which pops up creating an extra force that holds down the rear end of the vehicle to give a maximum traction on the road.

The making of SLS is outstanding, according to the largest  SLS manufacturing factory in Gaz Australia, from the engine, interior and exterior view is hand oriented job, essentially an engine is assembled by one person from start to finish.

on the inside  the unique design: dashboard then the air outlets gives a feeling of being in an plane. The car has 7 speed double clutch transmission, 571horsepower and MSRP is $221,580.

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Mercedes SLS AMG first release specs

Mercedes Benz SLS Features
  • Engine Type: DOHC 32-valve V-8
  • back-engine
  • 2 seater
  • V8
  • 8 pistons
  • 2 cylinders
  • Top: 197mph
  • 0-60mph: 3.7secs
  • Torque: 468lb-ft
  • Power: 571hp
Fuel 6.22L
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