The Mercedes-Benz SLK combines power, agility and style in one product. In the coming year it will be renamed SLC. Recently, Mercedes-Benz USA published a quick reference guide for the existing SLK models in its area.
Cost of the Mercedes-Benz SLK
According to the company, the SLK 300, SLK 350 and AMG SLK 55 models are available. The unit prices are $ 47,000, $ 59,200, and $ 72,600, respectively. Then add a shipping and determination fee of $ 925 each. In addition, the images do not yet contain any optional add-ons.
Main features of the Mercedes-Benz SLK
The SLK has a retractable panoramic sunroof, mbrace2, a 5.8-inch display, 8-way power sports seats with 3-position memory, active Neck-Pro head restraints, ECO start / stop, and attention assist -System for monitoring the drowsiness of the driver and heated electric side mirrors with power fold-in and staggered wheels and tires.
Buyers who want to get the best out of their SLC can opt for AMG body styling for the SLK 300, bi-xenon headlights with active cornering lighting, Blind Spot Assist, Parktronic with parking assistant, lane departure warning, Airscarf and Keyless Go and Magic Sky Control.
Engine options for the Mercedes-Benz SLK
The range begins with the SLK 300 with a 2.0-liter in-line four-cylinder with turbocharger. It can generate up to 241 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque, which is distributed to the rear wheels via a 9-speed automatic transmission. This enables the car to accelerate from zero to 100 km / h in just 5.8 seconds.
Second is the SLK 350 with a 3.5-liter V6 engine. This one has an output of 302 hp and 273 lb-ft of torque, which is equipped with a 7-speed automatic transmission that distributes all power to the rear wheels. The convertible can accelerate from zero to 100 km / h in 5.4 seconds.
The most powerful model is the AMG SLK 55 with a 5.5-liter V8 unit. It has 415 horsepower and 398 lb-ft of torque that goes to the rear wheels and is distributed via a 7-speed AMG Speedshift transmission. The sports car can sprint from zero to 100 km / h in just 4.5 seconds.
After all, the combined EPA fuel efficiency of the cars in city, highway and miles per gallon is 25/32/78 for the SLK 300, 21/29/24 for the SLK 350 and 19/28/22 for the AMG SLK 55.