Browsing the Quebec roads since 1996, we can now say with certainty that the Mercedes‑Benz SLK is the quintessential cabriolet produced by the prestigious German manufacturer. Indeed, it makes no compromises because it offers an unparalleled driving experience while providing an impeccable level of comfort. Its unique rigid retractable roof offers a quieter cabin, thus giving the SLK all the benefits of a convertible without the drawbacks.
The Mercedes-Benz SLK has exceeded all expectations when it comes time to look at its performance options. This convertible is also one of the only vehicles of the Mercedes-Benz range to offer a manual engine option that will delight the sports cars purists. It's a manual six-speed transmission that allows frank and powerful gear shifts. This transmission is offered with only one model, the Mercedes‑Benz SLK250. This model is powered by a 1.8-litre, 4-cylinder engine capable of developing more than 200 horsepower. The same motor can also be equipped with a seven-speed automatic transmission. The second model is the Mercedes‑Benz SLK350 which is fitted with a 3.5-litre V6 engine capable of producing more than 300 horsepower. The third and most powerful model is part of the AMG performance package: the Mercedes‑Benz SLK55 AMG. The latter is powered by a monstrous 5.5-litre V8 engine with more than 400 horsepower and close to 400 lb-ft of torque. It is paired with the AMG SpeedShift Plus seven-speed transmission. In any case, power is transmitted exclusively to the rear wheels. Search today for the used Mercedes‑Benz SLK that you need by visiting our inventory of Mercedes‑Benz SLK for sale.
From the first glance, one notices immediately that the Mercedes‑Benz SLK is a vehicle that proudly announces itself. Opulent bumpers, bold air intakes and prominent grille merge seamlessly to create a unique front that is sure to be recognized. The shape of the elongated hood is characteristic of high-performance Mercedes-Benz vehicles, like the side vents. Three roof options are available: the rigid classical Vario roof allowing a quiet ride, the panoramic Vario roof with stunning views of the sky even when the roof is closed, and the Vario Magic Sky Control that even allows to spray windshield washer on the roof window to enjoy the sun at all time. Search today for the used Mercedes‑Benz SLK that you need by visiting our inventory of Mercedes‑Benz SLK for sale.
In the Mercedes-Benz SLK, almost everything is based on open roof driving and nothing is left to chance. Several compartments are available to properly secure the personal effects of the passengers and even the leather seats are designed in order to reflect the sunlight. The steering wheel is covered with leather and the driver's cab in its entirety is thought ergonomically since all control elements are inclined slightly towards the driver, allowing easier access to the various systems of the dashboard. The dashboard itself is made of chrome metal surfaces giving an avant-garde touch to the Mercedes‑Benz SLK. All interior elements are carefully designed and manufactured in exclusive materials, showing the attention to detail carried by the designers of Mercedes‑Benz. Search today for the used Mercedes‑Benz SLK that you need by visiting our inventory of Mercedes‑Benz SLK for sale.