The SLS AMG Roadster was just unveiled for the first time in Kuala Lumpur by Mercedes-Benz Malaysia for Mercedes-Benz Stylo Fashion Grand Prix, KL 2012. Bernd Maylander Mercedes-Benz Petronas F1 team safety driver and Dato’ Professor Jimmy Choo are the guest of honour to this event.
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The SLS AMG Roadster is designed to be a modern 300SL Gullwing revival by Gorden Wagener. The car has a long bonnet, the passenger compartment is close to the rear axle and the rear of the car is short.
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This roadster is having the same specifications, dimensions and drivetrain as the Coupe with gullwing doors. However, this one is more proper with a power folding fabric top and appropriate doors on both sides.
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Technically, the SLS AMG Roaster is powered by 563bhp 6.2L V8 mated with AMG SPEEDSHIFT DCT 7-speed dual-clutch semi-automatic transmission. This massive engine has a huge torque of 650Nm @ 4,750rpm. The SLS AMG is capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 km/h in 3.8 seconds.
Now, check out our exclusive photos of the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster.
Photo Gallery: Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia[nggallery id=469]