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Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Coupe
2015 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Coupe
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$221,580
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Porsche 911 R
2016 Porsche 911 R
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Overview

Engine
6.2-liter V8 Gas
Engine
4.0-liter Flat 6 Gas
Transmission
7-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 13 MPG
Hwy: 19 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 14 MPG
Hwy: 20 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
22.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
16.9 gallons
Seating Capacity
2 seater
Seating Capacity
2 seater
Trunk Volume
6.2 ft³
Trunk Volume
N/A

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
6.2-liter V8 Gas
4.0-liter Flat 6 Gas
Horsepower
583 hp @ 6800 rpm
500 hp @ 8250 rpm
Torque
479 lb-ft @ 4750 rpm
338 lb-ft @ 6250 rpm
Transmission
7-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Rear-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
39 ft
36.5 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
N/A
Front Wheel Size
19" x 9.5"
20" x 9"
Rear Wheel Size
20" x 11"
20" x 12"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Double Wishbone
Strut
Rear Suspension
Double Wishbone
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P265/35YR19
P245/35YR20
Rear Tire
P295/30YR20
P305/30YR20

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
15 MPG
16 MPG
City
13 MPG
14 MPG
Highway
19 MPG
20 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
11.8 (Est) Tons/yr
11.0 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
22.5 gallons
16.9 gallons
Cruising Range City
292.5 miles
236.6 miles
Cruising Range Highway
427.5 miles
338 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
182.6 in
178.4 in
Height
49.3 in
50.2 in
Max Width
76.3 in
72.9 in
Front Width
66.2 in
60.1 in
Rear Width
65 in
61.2 in
Wheelbase
105.5 in
96.7 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
2 seater
2 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.7 in
N/A
Front Seat Headroom
39 in
N/A
Front Seat Shoulder Room
58.4 in
N/A
Front Seat Hip Room
63.2 in
N/A

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,726 lbs
3,021 lbs

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
6.2 ft³
N/A

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Iridium Silver
  • Mars Red
  • Obsidian Black
White

Optional Exterior Colors

  • AMG Imola Gray
  • designo Mystic White II
GT Silver Metallic

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, designo Nappa Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Partial Leather Seat Trim

Optional Interior Materials

N/A
  • Black/Brown, Two-Tone Partial Leather Seat Trim
  • Black/Brown, Two-Tone Partial Leather Seat Trim w/Leather Pkg

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

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

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Standard
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard

Airbags

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

Warranty

Warranty Summary

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