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Mercedes-AMG SLC 43
2020 Mercedes-AMG SLC 43
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$64,650
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Mercedes-AMG SLK 55
2016 Mercedes-AMG SLK 55
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$72,600
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Overview

Engine
3.0-liter Twin-Turbo V6 Gas
Engine
5.5-liter V8 Gas
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
Transmission
7-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 29 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 19 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
15.9 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.5 gallons
Seating Capacity
2 seater
Seating Capacity
2 seater
Trunk Volume
6.5 ft³
Trunk Volume
6.4 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.0-liter Twin-Turbo V6 Gas
5.5-liter V8 Gas
Horsepower
385 hp @ 6100 rpm
415 hp @ 6800 rpm
Torque
384 lb-ft @ 2500 rpm
398 lb-ft @ 4500 rpm
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
7-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Rear-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
36.8 ft
34.5 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
18" x 8"
18" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 9"
18" x 9"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P235/40YR18
P235/40YR18
Rear Tire
P255/35YR18
P255/35YR18
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
23 MPG
22 MPG
City
20 MPG
19 MPG
Highway
29 MPG
28 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.7 Tons/yr
8.0 (Est) Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
15.9 gallons
18.5 gallons
Cruising Range City
318 miles
351.5 miles
Cruising Range Highway
461.1 miles
518 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
163.1 in
163.2 in
Height
51.3 in
51.2 in
Max Width
71.2 in
71.5 in
Front Width
61.1 in
61 in
Rear Width
61.7 in
61.7 in
Wheelbase
95.7 in
95.7 in
Ground Clearance
4.1 in
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
2 seater
2 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.5 in
42.5 in
Front Seat Headroom
38 in
39.1 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
52.2 in
52.2 in

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,527 lbs
3,583 lbs

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
6.5 ft³
6.4 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • designo Patagonia Red Metallic, *PRICE TO FOLLOW*
  • Polar White
  • Sun Yellow
  • Brilliant Blue Metallic
  • Graphite Grey Metallic
  • Indium Grey Metallic, Delayed availability.
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
  • Selenite Grey Metallic
  • designo Diamond White Metallic
  • designo Shadow Grey Magno, Limited production capacity.
  • Black
  • Mars Red
  • Polar White

Optional Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Diamond Silver Metallic
  • Indium Gray Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Lunar Blue Metallic
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
  • Selenite Grey Metallic
  • designo Cardinal Red Metallic
  • designo Diamond White Metallic
  • designo Magno Shadow Grey

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black w/Red Stitching, Nappa/DINAMICA Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Sahara Beige, Leather Upholstery
  • Bengal Red/Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Black/Silver Pearl, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Platinum White/Black, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Saddle Brown, Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Bengal Red/Black, Premium Leather Upholstery
  • Black, AMG Carbon Styling Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Premium Leather Upholstery
  • Sahara Beige, Premium Leather Upholstery

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Not Available
Standard
Bluetooth Connection
Not Available
Standard
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Not Available
Optional
Premium Sound System
Not Available
Standard
Satellite Radio
Not Available
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Not Available
Standard
MP3 Player
Not Available
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Not Available
Standard
Cloth Seats
Not Available
Standard
Leather Seats
Not Available
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Not Available
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Not Available
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Not Available
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Not Available
Standard

Comfort

Navigation System
Not Available
Optional
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Not Available
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Not Available
Standard
A/C
Not Available
Standard
Climate Control
Not Available
Optional
Cruise Control
Not Available
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Not Available
Standard
Keyless Entry
Not Available
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Not Available
Optional
Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Standard
Seat Memory
Not Available
Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Standard
Keyless Start
Not Available
Standard
Telematics
Not Available
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Rear Parking Aid
Not Available
Optional
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Optional
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Optional
ABS
Not Available
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Not Available
Standard
Brake Assist
Not Available
Standard
Stability Control
Not Available
Standard
Traction Control
Not Available
Standard

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Not Available
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Drivetrain
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles