The Mercedes‑Benz SL: the quintessential convertible coupe from the prestigious German manufacturer. Its first version dates as far back as 1954, making it one of the most legendary vehicles of the Mercedes-Benz range. SL, its name, is an abbreviation of Sport Leicht in german and means light sports, therefore reinforcing its high-level sports car vocation. Its lowered design and slender lines give it an aggressive look that has survived the ages.
Only offering powertrains equipped with twin turbochargers, the Mercedes‑Benz SL is really everything a performance enthusiast could want. The entry-level model, the Mercedes‑Benz SL550, is powered by a 4.7-litre V8 engine capable of producing more than 425 horsepower. It comes with 7G Tronic Plus seven-speed automatic transmission. The other two are part of high-performance AMG packages. The first is the Mercedes‑Benz SL63 AMG which features a 5.5‑litre V8 capable of producing more than 575 horsepower and sprinting from 0 to 100km/h in less than 4.2 seconds. It is complemented with the AMG SpeedShift MCT seven-speed high-performance transmission. The second is the Mercedes‑Benz SL65 AMG, a sophisticated beast fitted with a 6.0-litre V12 engine that boast more than 620 horsepower and a maximum speed of 300km/h. It is equipped with the high-performance AMG SpeedShift Plus transmission. All these groups rush furiously through a powerful rear-wheel drive. Find today the used Mercedes‑Benz SL you need by browsing our inventory of Mercedes‑Benz SL for sale.
The Mercedes‑Benz SL cabriolet coupe has been entirely designed for sports car enthusiasts and its vocation transpires in each line of the car’s superb assembly. Each angle is carefully calculated to announce all the quality and properties of this muscular sports convertible. Its wide wheelbase provides a stretched effect on the entire front of the coupe, giving it a powerful and aggressive look while being refined. The minimalist grille and the front and side air intakes add to the very distinctive look of the SL. The Vario convertible roof is exclusive to Mercedes-Benz range and combines the timeless style of classic convertibles from the German manufacturer while focusing on a more current approach and aerodynamics. Being constructed from solid materials, the retractable roof allows a much quieter driving experience. Find today the used Mercedes‑Benz SL you need by browsing our inventory of Mercedes‑Benz SL for sale.
Many companies skimp on comfort when it comes time to producing a sports car, and it is far from being the case with Mercedes‑Benz. Actually, their cars are known to offer an impeccable level of comfort and the Mercedes‑Benz SL coupe is no exception to the rule. The interior design cleverly combines sport and quality material accents to create a unique visual signature. The three-spoke steering wheel is inspired by racing vehicles with its flat lower section, but is also thought in terms of ergonomics as it is equipped with a range of multi-purpose controls. All dials are backlit with a three-dimensional effect that allows an easier reading of the on-board instruments. All seats are sheathed in rich leather and the dashboard enjoys luxurious exotic wood accents. Find today the used Mercedes‑Benz SL you need by browsing our inventory of Mercedes‑Benz SL for sale.