Mercedes-AMG SLC 43, all of the details: goodbye to the SLK, good-bye to the atmospheric V8

the renewal of The Mercedes SLK under the umbrella of the change of name to Mercedes SLC has involved the update of the version sports, version AMG that comes with a new positioning. Mercedes SLK 55 AMG pass Mercedes-AMG SLK 43, but what things have been changed by the way? We’re getting ahead of ourselves a… see despidiĆ©ndote of the V8.

aspirated V8 to a twin-turbo V6 has less potent

With the new mechanical change to the SLC lies as the AMG less potent.

The most notable change introduced with the facelift of the Mercedes SLK AMG, with this Mercedes-AMG SLC 43, goes through its mechanics. We went from the V8 of 5.5 liters, atmospheric and 422 horsepower at a propeller V6 biturbo 3-liter cubicaje that develops a power of 367 horses, a significant reduction, a change of approach, which stands to this vitaminado Mercedes SLC below, in terms of power, the range of compact models performance, below the Mercedes CLA 45 AMG, (A 45 AMG and GLA 45 AMG and its 381 hp.

This power, the above-mentioned 367 horses, is developed between 5,500 and 6,000 rpm, found with a maximum torque of 520 Nm available between 2,000 and 4,200 rpm. With these credentials, it registers an average consumption of 7.8 l/100 km, while its acceleration in the 0 to 100 km/h was settled in 4.7 seconds and its maximum speed is located in the 250 km/h.

The Mercedes-AMG SLC 43 only available with change automatic 9G-Tronic, duly adapted.

On his hand cycle…


ESP is fully detachable.

Accompanying this new set mechanical we find an evolution of the part of the cycle SLK 55 AMG.

We find two possible sets of suspensions, a serial and an optional adjustable, the AMG Ride Control, as well as ball joints for the steering stiffer and a greater fall negative for the tires.

There is a new level of tires AMG 18-inch and, of course, also has a system of braking high-performance to the height, with brake older and a direction-tuned for the occasion.

the icing on The cake in what part of cycle refers to the places the limited slip differential with the seal of AMG.

How we will recognize him aesthetically?


Aesthetically we will recognize him by his front bumper, those tires AMG, by the spoiler that crowns its behind and by the four exhaust outlets that take all the protagonism of the bumper later.

And… what we we will find new in your car?

The sporting intentions of the Mercedes-AMG SLC 43 are evident in its interior to run into their seats, with the steering wheel AMG in alcantara, with the moldings in carbon fiber, the new instrumentation and, of course, a wide repertoire of red stitching.



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