This car model has been in the car industry since 1950s with its 300SL models. The SL Class models are the considered the best cars of Mercedes – Benz. This car model of Mercedes – Benz is known for its elegance and performance among sports car. And now they again produce a new SL Class model which is the 2008 Mercedes – Benz SL Class a carryover from SL Class 2007.
The 2008 Merceds – Benz SL Class is a 2-door, 2-passenger luxury convertible, or convertible sports car, available in 4 trims – SL550 Roadster, SL600, SL55 and SL65 AMG Roadster. One would easily notice that these cars are very fast that they can make 640 horsepower, becoming one of the most powerful cars. It is also equipped with standard safety features like “by-wire” antilock brakes, traction control, antiskid system, side airbags, driver knee airbag, and a rollover bar.
It also has a spacious cabin though it becomes crowded due to many controls for the audio and navigation system. Despite its great performance, the car is actually heavy that expected which lessens its agility. Other than that few unwelcome conditions, the car is still glamorous, high – tech and performance wise.
To sum up, the 2008 Mercedes -Benz SL Class has a body style of 2-door roadster; transmissions is 5 Speed Semi – Automatic while other trims are 7 speed semi – automatic as well. Its engine is 6.0L V12; other trims are 5.5L V8 and 5.5L V12. With MSRP of $95,300.00 – $187,200.00 you’ll have this car driving you in town.