Abundant features present in the four various models of the 2018 SL-Class lineup
The 2018 Mercedes Benz SL-Class lineup is available in four models, SL450, SL500, AMG SL63 and AMG SL65. While all models come in all-wheel drive, Mercedes equips the SL450, SL500 with a nine-speed automatic transmission with rear-wheel drive. The AMG SL63 and AMG SL65 are offered in a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission. Safety is a priority in the 2018 Mercedes Benz SL Class. Standard safety features are abundant in all four models and include Attention Assist for the sleepy driver. In a rare event that your eyelids begin to get heavy on your long journey home, you can be assured, Attention Assist will keep you alert and safe. Other standard features include Collision Prevention Assist Plus and Active Brake Assist, pop-up roll bars, and the Pre-Safe feature. The Pre-Safe feature closes windows and tightens the seatbelt when the potential for an accident is detected. It’s hard to imagine vehicles designed with these amazing intelligent safety features, but imagine no more because these vehicles are here and ready for a test drive at Mercedes-Benz Santa Barbara, where our brand-trained representatives can show you all we have to offer in the 2018 SL-Class lineup.
Feature variations create unique characteristics in each of the Mercedes-Benz SL-Class choices
The 2018 Mercedes-Benz SL450 starts the lineup off strong with its 362-horse power and 369-lb-ft of torque and 3.0-liter twin-turbo V-6 engine. Mercedes boasts this luxury vehicle averages 20 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway. This athletic roadster handles well during acceleration whether you’re moving along the highway near the Santa Barbara coastline or just trying to get to work on time in the city. The SL450 offers standard features such as the Dynamic Select drive modes, ambient lighting, LED Intelligent Light System, and a retractable hard top with a panoramic view. The Mercedes-Benz SL500 is equipped with a 4.7-liter twin-turbo V-8 and raises its power to 449 horsepower and 516 lb-ft of torque. This classic roadster rates a decent 17 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway. The 2018 AMG SL63 jumps to 577 horsepower with 664 lb-ft of torque and shows off its masculine flare with a 5.5-liter twin-turbo V-8 engine. The mileage falls slightly to a lower range of 16 mpg in the city but stays at 25 mpg on the highway. Mercedes-Benz offers luxury and strength with the AMG SL65. This powerhouse produces an astounding 621 horsepower with its 6.0-liter twin-turbo V-12 engine along with an impressive 738 lb-ft of torque. The mileage in the city averages 13 mpg while the highway peaks at 22 mpg. AMG standard features on both SL63 and SL65 models begin with Sport Exhaust System, accompanied with AMG high-performance compound braking system, and 19-inch staggered width alloy wheels. The SL63 sports the top seed in automotive microfiber suede upholstery, called Dinamica, while Nappa leather headlines in the plush SL65. Browse the Mercedes-Benz Santa Barbara website and check out option varieties offered in the exciting 2018 Mercedes-Benz SL Class vehicle lineup.
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