Performance Features in the 2018 Mercedes-Benz SLC Roadster
German engineering takes a fabulous turn at Mercedes-Benz headquarters. Since the production of the world’s first automobile, Mercedes-Benz has been around, offering drivers more than just good looks and head-turning appeal. Performance is a high mark for these vehicles, so come see it for yourself as we look at the performance features in the 2018 Mercedes-Benz SLC Roadster!
Who says standard performance has to be boring? The SLC 300 comes with a base 2.0L inline-4 turbo engine for 241 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque. The road is no match for this coupe, which has other impressive performance features that include a 9G-TRONIC® automatic transmission with shift paddles for smoother transitions between gears and better top-end fuel efficiency. An ECO Start/Stop system is also in place to help you save money on fuel. Other standard performance features include DYNAMIC SELECT®, 4-wheel multilink sport suspension, Torque Vectoring Brake, electromechanical power steering with Direct-steer, and more.
If the standard engine in the SLC 300 isn’t enough, introduce yourself to it’s bigger and stronger sibling. The 2018 SLC 43 is made for the true thrill-seeker with a 3.0L V6 biturbo engine that produces 362 horsepower and 384 lb-ft of torque. It has many of the same performance features that come standard in the SLC 300, but with upgraded AMG versions. You’ll experience next-level performance with features that include a 3-stage Electronic Stability Program®, AMG Sport Braking System, an an AMG RIDE CONTROL® Sport Suspension.
Both trims for the SLC Roadster are fun to play around with, but how do you decide which is a better fit for you? Come see what we have available here at Mercedes-Benz of Gilbert. Quench your thirst for speed by scheduling a test drive on our website today!