Mercedes-Benz SL-Class New 2012Posted on Wednesday, July 18th, 2012 in MARCEDES-BENZ.
Mercedes-Benz SL-Class sports car ever built successfully entered its third generation. Roadster new uncompromising take driving pleasure and enjoyment is open to a whole new level. A new generation of Mercedes-Benz SL-Class is now being presented is the sixth to follow the race car of 1952. In the unique tradition that entered his time as SL athletes, subtle and innovative trendsetters Aesthete with exceptional value, high utility. Mercedes-Benz new SL with initially offer two engines-as with the V6 engine and SL500 15. with V8. The new BlueDIRECT engine has an output of 225 kW (306 hp) in the SL350 and 320 kW (435 hp) in the SL500 15. (-12 per cent for predecessor). What’s more, the Mercedes-Benz SLK is proud to present the world premiere of panoramic vario-roof with MAGIC sky control, are turning to light or dark at the touch of a button. The example of efficiency and sporty flair comes courtesy of new powerful 4 and 6-cylinder engine featuring standard specification-ECO start/stop function.
Mercedes-Benz SL-Class embodies the role of trend-setter like no other car said Dr. Dieter Zetsche, Chairman of the Board of management of Daimler AG and head of Mercedes-Benz cars. “I am confident that with passionate design, high-quality interior and simplicity in the charging station will continue to provide a huge amount of pleasure on the road in the future, too, the consolidation of his status as a roadster cult”. There are two variants of suspension from which to choose. SL is included as standard with semi-active damping is adjustable (derived by ten millimeters in the AMG sports package). An active suspension system of ABC (Active Body Control) are available as optional extras. Unique in the world, it has been improved especially to new SL.
Mercedes-Benz SL-Class sixth generation also offer vario-roof that can be pulled back to boot using an electrohydraulic mechanism to save space, convert the SL roadster coupé or, depending on the wishes of the driver and the weather. Unlike its predecessor, the three versions available for SL: painted, with a glass roof or with panoramic vario-roof display the MAGIC sky control. Transparent roof switch to light or dark at the push of a button. When the light is almost transparent, offers open air experience even in cold weather, Rich resources reserves plus a modest fuel consumption-this formula describe the basic characteristics of the new SL models. They owe this largely to two V6 and V8 units from the new generation of BlueDIRECT engine from Mercedes-Benz. As has already happened with the S-Class and CLS, they now also allows to reach the mark before SL unattained for efficiency in its segment. The new V8 has a disposal SL500 15.4663 cubic centimetres of displacement that reaches 320 kW (435 hp)-so even though it has about 0.8 liters less displacement that some 12 percent more than its predecessor (285 kW/388 hp).
Consumption, meanwhile, fell to 22 percent, with increased torque at the same time of 530 Nm to 700 Nm – an increase of 32 percent. V6 engine for the same displacement as the SL350 has its predecessor-3499 cubic centimetres-of which now reaches 225 kW (306 hp). Plus the new V6 with its impressive consumption figures incredible. While this means that the output is less than 7 kW machine in its predecessors (232 kW/315 hp), as the torque at the same time rising from 360 Nm to 370 Nm image at this time, there was no perceptible loss of power – on the contrary, in fact: when accelerating, the new fact proves superior SL350.