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Remember these cars? Well, you can still buy 'em new

Yes, we can still confirm the Mitsubishi Lancer is no longer on sale (but we like to double-check every now and then). But there are still plenty of models lingering around among all the new or relatively fresh metal in showrooms – vehicles that most people had forgotten were actually still available...

2017 Mercedes-Benz SL400 review

It's regal, big and now a rocket. Paul Maric gets behind the wheel of Mercedes-Benz's entry-level 2017 Mercedes-Benz SL400 to see if it still has enough street cred.

2016 Mercedes-Benz SL Review

With a new look, more power and more technology, can the 2016 Mercedes-Benz SL still cement itself as the world's best grand tourer?

2015 Mercedes-Benz SL500 Speed Date

I saddled up with my better half and we set off for the night markets at the Victoria Market in Melbourne. It's a multicultural gathering of food, smells and sounds. Best of all, it was an excuse to drop the roof and do some night driving on a stinking hot evening. I used the COMAND system for navigation and finding my way to the parking lot adjacent to the Victoria market...

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2017 Mercedes-Benz SL Review

Read the article here. For 60-years the Mercedes-Benz SL has set the benchmark for what we expect a sports tourer to be. Now in 2016, with a host of new technology, has Mercedes-Benz raised that benchmark even higher for their most iconic sports car. With a new look, improved power in the SL400 and SL500, and the inclusion of some new gadgets and refinements, the updated R231 SL has plenty more value for the 2017 model year...

2016 Mercedes-Benz SL facelift : 2015 LA Auto Show

The 2016 Mercedes-Benz SL can thank the AMG GT and S-Class for its facelift, with a revised nose and tail for the big Benz grand tourer.  ...

Mercedes-Benz SL500 - roof folding race. R230 v R231

Read the SL400 review here. Folding metal hardtops on convertibles, they're pretty cool but they are nothing new. In fact, the first car to feature one was the 1957 Ford Fairlane Skyliner. But we're here today with the Mercedes-Benz SL, arguably one of the better known folding tin-tops that has been doing the retractable roof thing for more than 10 years...

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2022 Mercedes-AMG SL to debut new aluminium architecture

The upcoming 2022 Mercedes-AMG SL – the new name for Mercedes-Benz's iconic luxury roadster – will feature an all-new composite aluminium chassis developed with performance in mind. Comprising an aluminium space frame with its own self-supporting structure, Mercedes-AMG claims not one component of the new SL architecture is shared with its predecessor, nor the Mercedes-AMG GT Roadster which it will replace in the brand's line-up – though the coupe is expected to live on, using the SL's chassis...

2022 Mercedes-AMG SL to replace GT Roadster in sports car line-up, CEO confirms

The Mercedes-AMG GT Roadster (shown at bottom) will be axed to make way for the upcoming Mercedes-AMG SL, according to company CEO Philipp Schiemer. Speaking to Car and Driver over the Easter long weekend, Mr Schiemer also confirmed earlier rumours the all-new SL would be offered with 48-volt and plug-in hybrid powertrain options...

2022 Mercedes-AMG SL: Next-gen roadster to adopt AMG branding

Meet the 2022 Mercedes-AMG SL – the new name for Mercedes-Benz's iconic SL roadster. The name change for the upcoming, seventh generation of Mercedes-Benz's flagship drop-top follows the announcement in August 2020 development of the new model would be led by the brand's high-performance division, Mercedes-AMG, in a bid to bestow the new SL with a sharper, sportier drive than that of its predecessor...

2022 Mercedes-Benz SL spy photos reveal V8 engine, S-Class interior

The next-generation 2021 Mercedes-Benz SL has been spied testing on the snowy roads of Sweden, as new reports out of Europe suggest the new model will offer four-cylinder and V8 hybrid power. The pair of prototypes snapped by our spy photography partners wear less camouflage than SL prototypes spotted in recent months (and photographed in Mercedes-Benz's own teaser images), but still leave most of the roadster's main styling cues hidden under plastic cladding and a swirly wrap...

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2014 Mercedes-Benz SL 350 BE Review

I have just purchased a new SL 350. I am thoroughly pleased with my new asset in every way. On researching other vehicles which offer the similar attributes including, two doors, hardtop/soft top convertible, sporty looks, handling and performance I considered the following. 911 Porsche Carrera convertible, Ferrari California, Bentley 2 door continental GT, and Maserati 2door GT...

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