Merc's SL-Class just got classier

Merc's SL-Class just got classier

The luxurious and stylish Mercedes-Benz SL-Class just got even more luxurious and stylish.

The SL 350 and SL 500 now gain AMG Sport status.

This features extra standard equipment worth a total of £6,625.

Extras include the AMG Sports Package for both the interior and exterior, an electric glass sunroof, and Parktronic with Active Park Assist for parking, reversing and manoeuvring.

A breakdown of the Merc 's exterior AMG Sports Package includes:

- elegant 19in AMG five-spoke alloy wheels

- sports suspension lowered by 10mm

- AMG bodystyling for side skirts and front and rear aprons

- a body-coloured boot lip

- upgraded braking system (SL 350 only) with perforated rear brake disks.

Joining the improved suspension and braking systems, the 7G-Tronic Plus transmission with "S" mode now boasts modified shift points.

The SL's internal luxuries include sports seats with perforated leather, seat side bolsters and head restraints.

The SL 63 AMG also benefits from an electric panoramic glass sunroof and Parktronic with Active Park Assist as extras to the standard equipment.

The SL 350 AMG Sport, from £69,960 OTR, SL 500 AMG Sport, from £79,970 OTR, and SL 63 AMG from £110,785 OTR, are available from June.

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