Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Mercedes-Benz SLK Roadster: new information on the 2012 generation

Mercedes-Benz in Stuttgart has now introduced the new SLK Roadster from the 2012er generation, which will again appear as a two-seater. The new SLK roadster was, by design, inspired by the SLR McLaren, and appears with many add-on components made of aluminum.

The big news is the new hard-top "Vario-Roof" is used, and the new Magic Sky Control, which is a darkened glass roof through which one can look in the sky. As engines, Mercedes-Benz, among others, the 3.5L V6 engine with 302PS in the SLK350. Other variants will be it for example with a 1.8L four-cylinder engine with 201PS in the SLK205 and the flagship of the new model series will be released with the SLK55 AMG, which does, however, no indication of performance with them. For more detailed information, we will present you the Motor Show in Geneva, which takes place in March 2011.