2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC Attractive design

2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC is a drop-top coupe, which comes in a redesigned edition of the market. In addition the manufacturer has renamed the name of the SLK model in the SLC. Attractive design written on standard language brings new forms and shapes. The front fascia has undergone the biggest changes related to the grille, new bumper and headlights. Other elements will remain similar to the previous edition. Rear fascia will get minor changes such as exhaust tips and rear bumper. The body will be built on the same platform with identical dimensions and proportions. The cabin is updated with new materials, technologies and devices. The improvements will provide a new driving experience. The drive motors will be upgraded with higher output values. New technologies optimize engine operation. Manufacturers expect penetration on the global market and a good placement in the segment.

2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC-front view

2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC – Drive

2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC hides the powerful drive motors that deliver an adrenaline ride. In offer will be several notable engines. One of the more efficient the engine is twin-turbo 4.0-liter V8 engine that delivers 450 horsepower and 440 lb-ft of torque. Replaced is actual V8 engine with naturally aspirated air. Test drive brought a top speed of 155 mph and acceleration time for 6 seconds. Fuel consumption data are not yet available. Each new release is making progress due to constant improvements and corrections on the motor. The engine will be paired with an automatic transmission which transmits torque to the wheels. Expect more details in the next blog.

2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC-rear view

2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC – Price

2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC version brings several models with different trim options. Cabin can accommodate two passengers with ample legroom. The center console is refreshed with new infotainment system and Magic Sky Control roof. The list of standard equipment includes a touch screen, automatic climate control, navigation, entertainment system and more. Safety Package includes active and passive systems and features that will increase the level of safety of passengers. The biggest competitors are the Audi TT Roadster and the BMW Z4. The world premiere is scheduled for Frankfurt 2015 year, while the placement in the US market will be realized during the 2016 year. The base price of the new model is $ 45,000.

2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC-interior