Mercedes is always popular for its luxury and style. The performance is also wonderful with the amazing powertrain. Even though the price of Mercedes Benz SLR is super-expensive, it is worth to buy. The speed is very amazing as the top speed is more than 200 mph. The acceleration is also very amazing as you can reach 60 mph from the zero rates only within 4 seconds. This supercar also features swing door and plentiful carbon-fiber and aluminum trim. It proofs that this supercar is totally awesome and worth to own to make your life perfect. Let’s find out more about this awesome car.
Mercedes Benz SLR Time After Time
When this car appears for the first time in 2005, it has a two-seat coupe body style. The engine of Mercedes Benz SLR is 5.4 L supercharged M155 SLR V8 with 5-speed automatic transmission. This engine can produce 617 horsepower. In 2007 Serie, SLR is presented in 722 edition coupe. However, this Serie is marketed in limited number; it is only 25 that are marketed in the United States. Finding the 722 edition is pretty hard at that time. However, it features more powerful engine than the previous edition that produces 605 lb-ft of torque and 641 hp. The brakes of 722 edition is larger with the adjustable rear spoiler, the lower ride height, firmer suspension dampers, the front air splitter from a carbon-fiber, and carbon-fiber cockpit trim and seats. The features are developed until the latest edition.
Based on the Mercedes’ original concept car, the engine is located in front-mid. It is 0,5 meter behind the front axle and 1 meter behind the front bumper. The center fire fall design optimizes the engine. A wheel spin is located in front of the electronic stability control. Those engine are working together simultaneously to create a powerful ride with 617 horsepower. That’s how the latest Mercedes Benz SLR is tested for the first test drive.