Mercedes Benz is planning for a kid brother of its racy SLC AMG as a straight challenge to various semi-exotic sports cars. According to Autocar magazine, the upcoming 2015 Mercedes Benz SLC AMG will be another high-tech 2-seater car with a front mounted V8 engine.
The 2015 Mercedes Benz SLC AMG will have a unique styling from inside and out. It is also expected to have wide tracks and an exaggerated wheel arch treatment. This will be a smaller super car which will be available in Coupe and roadster makes. It will be having SLS-type aluminium inner structure.
Preliminary Specifications of 2015 Mercedes Benz SLC AMG
- Vehicle Type: Exotic Car
- Drive wheels- Rear
- Engine- 5.5 litre V8
- Horsepower and Torque- 450 horsepower and 405 pound-feet torque
- Transmission- 7-speed dual-clutch available in automated and manual version
- Wheelbase- 103.5 inches
- Length- 178.0 inches
- Width-74.5 inches
- Height-51.5 inches
- Weight-3,250 pounds
US sales for 2013 Mercedes Benz S-class will be starting in the early 2012. But the upcoming SLC AMG magic will be available in early 2015 or at the end of year 2014. The wonder car for the two versions is expected to be available at a starting price of $120,000.