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Mercedes-Benz SLK 55 AMG (R172) specs

Car type Convertible
Curb weight 1535 kg (3384 lbs)
Dimensions 4.15 m (163 in) long
Wheelbase 2.43 m (96 in)
Power / weight 275 ps (271 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 352 Nm (259 lb-ft) / t
Introduced 2012
Origin country Germany
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Performance

Top speed 250 kph (155 mph)
0 - 100 kph 4.6 s
0 - 60 mph 4.1 s
0 - 100 mph 9.5 s
0 - 150 mph 23.5 s
Est. 1/8 mile 8.5 s @ 92.0 mph
1/4 mile 12.5 s @ 116.2 mph

More acceleration times

Mercedes-Benz SLK 55 AMG acceleration graph

Powertrain

Engine type V8, n/a, 32 valves, DOHC
Displacement 5.5 l (333 ci / 5461 cc)
Power 421 ps (416 bhp / 310 kw) @ 6800 rpm
Torque 540 Nm (398 lb-ft) @ 4500 rpm
Power / liter 77 ps (76 hp)
Transmission 7 speed AMG Speedshift automatic
Layout front engine, rear wheel drive

Laptimes 3

Track Time
Hockenheim Short 1:14.00
Le Mans (Bugatti) 1:56.98
Sachsenring 1:41.48

SLK 55 AMG rivals

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FastestLaps  4y  

Thanks for the data!


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benzsl  4y  

0-100kph:4,7
0-130kph:7,1
0-100mph:10,2
0-200kph:15,6
quater miles:12,84

Resource:
Autobild Sportcars 6/2013


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Shaggy  5y  

@ FastestLaps: I agree, the first generation SLK looked feminine, this one looks masculine and aggressive.


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Hockenheimring short laptime  5y  

I am sorry the laptime are 1:14,80


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SoopRoop  5y  

I've raced both & prefer the '09 - in looks, and handling (though I prefer the new engine and interior)...


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SLKman  5y  

New data:
0-60 mph: 4,2 sec
.motortrend.com/roadtests/convertibles/1206_2013_mercedes_benz_slk55_amg_first_test/


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benzsl  5y  

Autozeitung and AutoBild did the same comparison test between Audi TT rs plus and slk 55 amg. The performance figure will come soon.



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Zenvo13  6y  

And better


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FastestLaps  6y  

Meaner and more aggressive than previous ones...


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Inline 6 rules  6y  

The new SLK 55 AMG.