2013 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG– SL-Class Performance Edition Sports Car Pictures And Details

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Mercedes-Benz is revising its complete portfolio and the next member to get visual and technical upgrades is the Mercedes SL-Class. The 2013 model of the same was recently unveiled and as a tradition each model’s launch is followed by a performance edition of the same made by Mercedes AMG.

Mercedes has released the official pictures and details of the Mercedes SL63 AMG, a performance model of SL-Class. The 2013 SL-Class s an impressive machine and has made tremendous improvements on four major things: weight, performance, fuel efficiency and emissions. With the help of an all-aluminium construction, the weight has been reduced by 125 kg. The car is now 30 % more fuel efficient and emits less pollutants than its predecessor.

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG– SL-Class Performance Edition Sports

image – Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG

Ola Källenius, CEO at Mercedes-AMG GmbH: “The new SL63 AMG is yet another masterpiece from Mercedes-AMG. Be it driving dynamics, lightweight construction or efficiency – the SL63 AMG represents a giant leap forward. Following on from the Mercedes SLS AMG Roadster and the SLK55 AMG, it now makes our unrivalled roadster family practically complete.”

The AMG edition is available with a choice of two engines. An AMG 5.5 litre V8 ‘biturbo’ (twin-turbocharged) engine comes as standard and delivers 537 BHP of max power and 800 Nm of peak torque. If you opt for the AMG Performance package, the power and torque figures rise to 564 BHP and 900 Nm respectively. The top speed of the standard model is 250 km/h(electronically limited) and it can sprint from 0-100 km/h in 4.3 seconds. If opted for the AMG performance package, the top speed shoots to 300 km/h(again electronically controlled) and the sprint time improves slightly.

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG– SL-Class Performance Edition Sports

image – Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG Performance Sports Car Features

  • ATTENTION ASSIST
  • COMAND Online with 6-disc DVD changer
  • Anti-theft alarm system
  • Frontbass
  • Remote-unlocking boot lid incl. power closing for boot lid
  • Intelligent Light System ILS
  • MAGIC VISION CONTROL adaptive windscreen cleaning system
  • NECK-PRO head restraints
  • PRE-SAFE® system
  • Automatic, pop-up roll-over bars for driver and front passenger
  • Draught-stop

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG– SL-Class Performance Edition Sports

image – Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG Interiors

Extra Optional Features Include

  • AIRSCARF neck-level heating
  • Active Parking Assist incl. PARKTRONIC
  • Bang & Olufsen BeoSound AMG high-end surround sound system
  • Driving Assistance package Plus (DISTRONIC PLUS incl. BAS PLUS, PRE‑SAFE® brake, Active Lane Keeping Assist and Active Blind Spot Assist)
  • harman/kardon® Logic 7® surround sound system
  • KEYLESS-GO Convenience package (incl. remote-closing boot lid and HANDS-FREE ACCESS system)
  • Exclusive nappa leather
  • Climatised seats
  • Electric draught-stop

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG– SL-Class Performance Edition Sports

image – Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG

If one wishes to go with high performance offerings from AMG Studio, he or she will have the following to choose from:

  • AMG Performance package (increase in maximum power of 20 kW (27 hp) and maximum torque of 100 Nm; AMG engine cover in genuine carbon fibre, AMG rear axle differential lock, AMG spoiler lip in genuine carbon fibre, red-painted callipers, AMG performance steering wheel in nappa leather/DINAMICA)
  • AMG forged light-alloy wheels
  • AMG forged light-alloy wheels, painted matt black, rim flange with a high-sheen finish
  • AMG performance suspension
  • AMG ceramic high-performance compound brake system
  • AMG Exterior Carbon package (cross strut in front apron, exterior mirror housings and spoiler lip in genuine carbon fibre)
  • AMG Performance Media with telemetry function (available from September 2012)
  • AMG performance steering wheel in nappa leather/DINAMICA

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG– SL-Class Performance Edition Sports

image – Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG

The company is also offering a special edition model known as “Edition 1” which comes with the features like AIRSCARF neck-level heating, AMG forged light-alloy wheels, painted matt black, rim flange with a high-sheen finish, AMG Performance package, designo Exclusive leather in classic red or deep white with contrasting topstitching, designo headliner in black leather, harman/kardon® Logic 7® surround sound system and MAGIC SKY CONTROL panoramic vario-roof

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG– SL-Class Performance Edition Sports

image – Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG Price

The car has not been launched in India yet but the prices are as follows:

  • Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG : €157,675 (Rs. 1.04 Crore)
  • Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG “Edition 1”: €189,269.50 (Rs.1.25 Crore)
  • AMG Performance package: €4280 (Rs.2.9 lakh)

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