What is SL600?

What is SL600?

The SL600 is the highest-output version of the non-AMG SL-Class models. It uses a V12 engine which produced 493 hp (368 kW) and 590 ft·lbf (800 N·m) from 2003 through 2006 and was uprated to 510 hp (380 kW) and 612 ft·lbf (830 N·m) for 2007. It accelerates from 0-60 mph in 4.7 seconds, according to Mercedes-Benz.

What does SL stand for Merc?

This formula dates to 1954 for the Mercedes SL, a two-door roadster that is the longest-running nameplate in Mercedes-Benz’s production car history. (The initials stand for super leicht, or super-light, a German superlative for sportiness.)

What engine is in Mercedes SL500?

Two petrol engines are available: a 435bhp 4.7-litre V8 in the SL500 and a 306bhp 3.5-litre V6 in the SL350. The V8 gets from zero to 62mph in 4.6 seconds and it has a top speed of 155mph.

How much is a Mercedes SL 600 worth?

Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Models Price and Specs

Year Body Type Price from
2020 Convertible $245,600
2019 Convertible $148,400
2018 Convertible $124,900
2017 Convertible $107,400

Is the SL500 a V8?

We drove the SL500, which will be the most powerful version until the SL63 AMG arrives. It has a twin-turbocharged 4.7-litre V8 that produces 429bhp.

How much did a 2003 Mercedes SL500 cost?

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Base price $85,000 (est)
Torque @ rpm 339 @ 2700
Transmission 5-speed automatic
Curb weight, lb 4067
0-60 mph, sec 6.1 (est)

How reliable are Mercedes SL-class?

The SL is quite an exclusive car, so there wan’t enough data available to include it as an individual model in our most recent reliability survey. However, Mercedes as a brand doesn’t have the best reputation for reliability and only came in 22nd out of 30 car manufacturers; a worse result than chief rival BMW.

Is Mercedes SL discontinued?

The new Mercedes-AMG SL. Well, it turns out the Mercedes-AMG couldn’t live long without an iconic SL in its line. Discontinued last year, the all-new Mercedes-AMG SL Roadster is set to return in 2022.