AMG 5.5L V8
415 hp @ 6,800 rpm
398 lb-ft at 4500 rpm
AMG SPEEDSHIFT 7G-TRONIC
Acceleration (0-60 mph):
4 wheel power-assisted disc brakes
With a 5.5 Liter V8 engine lurking beneath the hood and a retractable hardtop, the SLK55 AMG was designed for exhilaration, without compromising classic style and sumptuous refinement. MSRP: $67,500.
Sporty refinement in its purest form: follow your urge for performance in a roadster bred for the racetrack. With the AMG 5.5 Liter naturally aspirated V8 engine lurking beneath the hood and a retractable hardtop that opens in just 22 seconds, the SLK55 AMG was designed for exhilaration, without compromising classic style and sumptuous refinement.
The SLK55 AMG is now even more dynamic: a V8 engine and AMG SPEEDSHIFT 7G-TRONIC transmission now offers even faster gear changes. The handling dynamics have also been sharpened, featuring a new direct steering with variable servo assistance that makes the 415 hp two-seater even more agile and responsive. Finally, the design of this unique roadster has been enhanced with a new front apron and dark-tinted headlamps give this unique eight-cylinder roadster an even more athletic look even at a standstill.