2013 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT

The 2013 Mercedes-Benz SLS-AMG GT boasts better race track performance as well as superior driving dynamics.

The SLS-AMG GT is a more hardcore version of Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG model, and will be available as a Roadster and Coupe.

Mercedes continues to produce a long line of cars with safety, style, and performance, the GT will be no different.

Specifications

General Info
Vehicle Type: Super Sport GT Est. Market Price: NA
Fuel Tank Capacity: 22.5 gallons (37854liters) MPG: 14 city / 20 hwy
Dimensions
Length: 182.6 in. (463.8 cm) Wheelbase: 105.5 in. (267.9 cm)
Height: 49.7 in. (126.2 cm) Width: 76.3 in. (193.8 cm)
Curb Weight: 3661 lbs (1660 kg) Ground Clearance: NA
Luggage Capacity: 6.1 cu ft Maximum Seating: 2
Performance
Engine: V8 DOHC Displacement: 6.3 Liter
Horsepower: 591 HP Max RPM: 6800 rpm
Torque: 479 lb-ft Transmission: 7-Speed AMG
0-60 mph: 3.7 seconds Top Speed: 198 mph (319 km/h)

Engine & Performance

The GT uses a 6.3L V8 front mid-engine that delivers 591 horsepower at 6,800 rpm and 479 lbs-ft of torque at 4750 rpm. This engine is mated to a 7-speed AMG Speedshift DCT sports gearbox with optimized shift times.

The combination enables the SLS AMG-GT to sprint from 0 to 62 mph in 3.7 seconds, and reach a top speed of 124 mph in just 11.2 seconds. This car comes with a high-performance ceramic-composite brake system.

Exterior

The body is well executed and comes with a masculine and distinctly athletic look. It comes with darkened headlamps, LED lights, and red-painted brake calipers. This is complimented by AMG 10-spoke forged light-alloy wheels in matte black coat. The SLS AMG-GT uses 20-inch rear axle and 19-inch front axle alloy wheels.

It is fitted with a wing-shaped cross fins, bonnet fins and wings, with high-gloss finish. The letters "GT" have been incorporated in the AMG logo placed on the boot.

Interior

The interior is nicely crafted and enhanced with a new optional Designo style package. This package is available in 3 different color combinations in single and 2-tone finishes. It features leather upholstery with contrasting stitches as well as diamond quilt pattern on the doors and seats.

Moreover, the standard sports seats feature an embossed badge on head-restraints, while the other parts are finished in Alcantara. Red seat belts, door panel lining and center console; contrast the black interior appointments.

The 2013 Mercedes-Benz SLS-AMG GT is all set for track performance. With its powerful engine and high-performance braking system, the GT is surely a super-car to watch out for, in the coming races.

  • Chuks

    Good crafted metal. I wish to receive our the grace of laying my hands on it first.