Very few cars evoke emotions like a cabriolet and Mercedes have been at it for decades, add to that the class leading technology of the S-class and the result is the new, totally grogeous, SL 400 AMG.
The SL roadster family from Mercedes-Benz is raring to go with a new engine. The SL 400 AMG Line is now endowed with a six-cylinder biturbo drive system. With a displacement of 2996 cc and an output of 245 kW, the SL 400 has 480 Nm of torque at its disposal.
The SL 400 V6 engine boasts a six-cylinder unit with two turbochargers. With a displacement of three litres, the biturbo drive system develops a high full-load output potential of 245 kW with a charge pressure of 1.8 bar, and facilitates an extremely high torque of 480 newton metres at low engine speeds in the engine speed range of 1600 to 4000 r/min. This efficient six-cylinder meets stringent emissions standards with a CO₂ value of 178 g/km.
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The SL 400 AMG Line is introduced at R1 212 600 inclusive of VAT (excluding CO2 emissions tax 178 g/km).
Total displacement (cc) 2.996
kW [hp] at rpm 1) 245 /5.250-6.000
Nm at rpm 1) 480/1.600 – 4.000
Acceleration 0-100 km/h (s) 5,2
Top speed (km/h) 250
Sex Appeal 10/10