Monday, January 24, 2011
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Mercedes SLK offers a more angular design than its predecessor, many details were inspired by big brother SLS AMG.
Since this is a convertible, it must be said that the Germans have decided to keep the hard-top roof, but they improved with a glass panel called Magic Sky Roof. Available as an option for 2,000 euros, It is able to change transparency by simply pressing a button, for example, can become opaque to prevent overheating in case of a passenger hot summer days.
Aesthetic kinship with SLS AMG interior feels and where the vents are distinguished big retro look, a completely new board tools and a higher level of the previous generation equipment, which includes, among others, AIRSCARF system that warms the throat and head lamp units and a new automatic adaptive 7 reports.
Regarding the range of engines, the new SLK has got three engines: two petrol units of 1.8 liter, 185 hp each, which will equip the SLK200 model, and one of 205 hp, which will drive the SLK250 model. Entry-level version can be ordered with a manual gearbox with six gears, the new SLK, which helps to accelerate from 0-100 km / h in only 7 seconds. Top of the line, SLK350, will be animated by a V6 3.5-liter direct-injection, which will be able to develop a total power of 305 bhp. Connected to a seven-speed automatic transmission, it can sprint from 0-100 km / h in just 5.6 seconds.
Great surprise to those prepared by a Mercedes diesel four-cylinder engine is twin-turbocharged 2.1-liter that produces 205 hp. Subsequently, the new SLK range will be introduced and an AMG version, which will feature a 430 horsepower V8 engine.
Mercedes-Benz SLK will be available starting January 17 at a starting price of 38,675 euros with VAT included, valid for the SLK200 model.