New 2010 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG: First Official Photos and Details

9 09 2009

The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Gullwing has leaked out a portion of the press release for the vehicle, which had been scheduled for publication tomorrow. The new SLS will make use of a lightweight construct and front mid engine to drive itself to 100 km/h in 3.8 seconds.

2010 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Gullwing img_1 | AutoWorld

UPDATED: with new high-res photo gallery

The 2010 SLS AMG Gullwing would be powered by an AMG 6.3-liter V8 engine located front-mid, and will produce 571 horsepower and up to 650 Nm of torque. Using a dry sump draft, the engine pairs with a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission, allowing the driver to catch a top haste of 317 km/h. The upside of the capacity translates to downside in fuel cheap: the engine gulps down 13.2 liters for every 100km travelled.

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New Mercedes SLS AMG Gullwing: First Images Leaked

11 07 2009

The first spy photos of the new AMG production car SLS Gullwing appeared in early 2008. Nowadays rumours of a SLS Gullwing electric car is slated for 2015 and some days ago another very legitimate looking likeness revealing the front and rear details has surfaced.

Mercedes SLS AMG Gullwing img_1 | AutoWorld

Our source say that the find images are from a written brochure or magazine and then captured with a movable telephone camera. The world premier in Frankfurt is only two months away. Judging by all the recent leaks and releases, the official media free could ensue very quickly.

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Awesome Swiss-tuned Mercedes McLaren SLR 999 Red Gold Dream

30 04 2009

Swiss designer Ueli Anliker presents his new tuning work the Mercedes McLaren SLR 999 Red Gold Dream. He claims to have depleted more than 30,000 man hours and about 5 million SF, which comes to around $4,35 million US or €3,3 million, to complete the it bejeweled SLR with 24 karat gold and rubies plastered throughout.

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Talking about wings, take Ueli Anliker dressed Mercedes‘s supercar in a detailed bodykit that makes ASMA’s tuning proposals look like a work of art. And let’s not reason about the interior. The Anliker McLaren SLR 999 Red Gold Dream made its unveiling at this week’s at the Swiss tuning show Auto Emotionen (April 24 to 26). We can say more about it, but… just look at it at the gallery below…

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New 2010 Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG Revealed (details and high-res photos)

31 03 2009

The new 2010 Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG has been released with the first official photos and information. According to the official spec the new E63 AMG now makes 518bhp (386kW) and 465lb ft (630Nm) of max torque. Mercedes-Benz is sticking to the tried to veteran 6.2-litre obviously aspirated V8 on this one. Performance should be similar to that of the outgoing E63 with facts of 4.5 seconds for the 0 – 62mph sprint and a top quickness of 155mph (249km/h).

2010 Mercedes E63 AMG sedan

Despite the nominal increase in dominance the car is said to quaff 12 percent fewer fuel resulting in a normal consumption of 22.4mpg. One of the components official for this is the Speedshift MCT 7-hustle gearbox found in the SL63 AMG. It has four pouring modes Controlled Efficiency, Sport, Sport Plus and Manual.

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New Mercedes S-Class Coupe Facelift (spy photos)

11 03 2009

The new Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe has spied at testing. In addition to the spy photos we can assert that behind this black bonded front a Mercedes CL is, but it name will be replaced by S-Class Coupe and make some changes, in particular it will be the redesigned headlights, the addition of LED-day driving lights, a different grill that slants much less, full LED tail lights, new front and rear bumpers and a new set of pipes for the exhaust.

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Parallel works on an update for CL63 and CL 65 models is also done by the factory tuner AMG. The engine currently is a 525 or 612 hp, likely coming with new improvements in fuel economy and upped performance output through engine management techniques.

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New 2010 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe Revealed ahead of Geneva Debut

17 02 2009

The all-new 2010 Mercedes Benz E-Class Coupe officially revealed ahead of the 2009 Geneva Motor Show. The Coupe’s styling is based on the new 2010 E-Class Sedan, unveiled at the Detroit Auto Show last month, and it shares most of its engines and its interior with the four-door as well.

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With the new design, Mercedes claims that the E-Class Coupe will be the “world’s most aerodynamically efficient series-production car.” That’s a bold claim to make but one can see in the newly acquired sleekness of the body that things have changed. This Coupe, in its slight form with no B-pillars and completely retractable side windows, creates a drag coefficient of just 0.24.

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Goldish-Chrome Mercedes C63 AMG spotted in Dubai, UAE

26 01 2009

Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG finished in goldish-chrome was spotted outside one of the world’s largest shopping centers, the Mall of the Emirates in Dubai. Although the C63 AMG comes in a range of 10 colours, 7 of which are metallic, none of them chrome.

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Mercedes revealed the C63 AMG in July 2007 and launched it in September that same year. Basing on the W204 platform, the car is the flagship model in the C-Class range. It’s powered through the rear wheels by a normally aspirated 6.2-litre V8 engine that produces 451hp (336kW) and torque of 443 lb-ft (600Nm). The official 0 – 100km/h time is 4.5 seconds.

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