When Mercedes decides to create vehicles that combine glamour, sporting ability, and overriding competence, they give us really amazing pieces. The Mercedes SL550 Roadster belongs to this category and we can confidently say it will not let you down. Generally, though the SL class that has the likes of the SL450 comprises awesome cars that will do their job and much more.
After all, the SL class has been provided for more than sixty years now and we may satisfactorily say it has been there done that and seen it all. Available powertrains involve a V6 generating good-enough 362-hp V-6 as well V-8 engine that will give you 449-hp.
In the cabin, lots of comfort and luxurious additions abide. The front seats are curved to sit low enough exemplifying the sporty nature of the two-door roadster.
The seats are easily adjustable and offer comfort and space. The standard upholstery is leather with wood, aluminum and carbon fiber as choices on various trims.
On the dashboard look dated, is an intuitive infotainment system characterized by a screen and the host of buttons just below it. The user’s face is simple and user-friendly for practicality in various situations.
With the hardtop folded, the cargo area increases significantly. This means you can pack quite a large road if you plan to go cruising in the SL550.
Mercedes intended to make this car for practicality just as much as it is sporty. These efforts paid off as this is one car in which you can enjoy the sunshine and also take an urban road trip.
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