In 2013, there was the limited edition run of the SLS AMG Electric Drive jetting 741 horsepower on four synchronous motors, or 805 horses on a lithium-ion battery. [69], Japanese models went on sale on 30 November 2012, with deliveries starting in March 2013. [9] The Mercedes-McLaren SLR came in at 1,750 kg (3,858 lb). Unveiled at the 2011 RETTmobil emergency vehicle expo, the concept retained the amenities of the standard car. This is a 2013 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster, which Doug describes as a fantastic supercar, even as it lives in the shadow of various other Mercedes supercars. Edmunds, "2013 Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG vs. 2013 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT," 20 March 2013. This 6.3-liter engine pumps out an amazing 591 horsepower at 6,800 rpm and 650 Nm (479 pound-feet) of torque at 4,750 rpm, which is a 20-horsepower increase over the SLS AMG… See body style, engine info and more specs. Notable changes over the SLS AMG include increased engine power to 631 PS (464 kW; 622 hp) at 7,400 rpm and decreased torque to 635 N⋅m (468 lb⋅ft) at 5,500 rpm along with increased engine redline of 8,000 rpm, fully revised high-speed valvetrain with modified camshafts, adapted cam geometry and optimised bucket tappets having a special coating which is otherwise exclusive to racing cars, modification of the intake air ducts (derestriction and adaptation to the new maximum engine speed), adaptation of the engine application and increase in peak pressure. Mercedes-Benz AMG luxury performance vehicles come fully equipped with a sporting heritage, assertive style, and the promise of pure exhilaration. Five cars competed in the 2013 season. [87] The 548 kg (1,208 lb) battery pack is made up of 12 modules, each comprising 72 lithium-ion cells. The US model went on sale in summer 2013 as 2014 model year vehicle. In addition, three editions of an online magazine provided extensive information on the performance ("Milliseconds"), the lightweight construction ("Milligrams") and the design ("Millimetres") of the SLS AMG. 2015 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Coupe Trims & Specs 2015 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Coupe models and configurations. [8] A total of 2,734 SLS AMGs were sold in the U.S., including both Gullwings and roadsters. the sports car as an emergency vehicle. Unveiled at the 2010 Dubai International Motor Show,[41] this variant of the SLS AMG Coupé showcased further customisation options for the SLS AMG including decorative features in shining chrome or Silver Shadow colours, black-painted AMG light-alloy wheels in size 9.5 x 19 at the front and 11.0 x 20 at the rear with a golden ring on the rim flange and a matte gold body colour dubbed "desert gold". [67], The market launch began in October 2012. Find out … An anti-lock braking system and a 3-stage electronic stability program (ESP) are standard equipment. The numbers do not precisely align because the Mercedes production post was published after all cars were manufactured but before the last several were shipped and then sold. [46], The battery was manufactured by Deutsche Accumotive GmbH & Co. KG, a joint venture between Daimler AG and Evonik Industries AG. [121] According to a post on mbworld.org by a Mercedes-Benz executive, total U.S. sales of SLS AMGs several months earlier were as follows: 1,837 coupés and 884 roadsters. Mercedes-AMG SLS GT. ", for example. Unlike the AMG GT's twin-turbo V8, the SLS AMG came powered by a naturally aspirated V8 totaling 568 horsepower and 479 lb-ft of torque in base form. 1 model / 1 configuration. Mercedes-Benz released a video teaser of the upcoming Mercedes-AMG car that will be unveiled at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show, referring to the 2012 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Electric Drive. 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