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Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Electric Drive inspires 1656kW powerboat

The world's fastest and most powerful electric motor boat has been launched at the Miami international boat show, taking technology, performance and design cues from the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Electric Drive, a vehicle that will become the world's most powerful electric production car when it launches later this year. The 38 foot (11...

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Black Series on the way

Update: Mercedes-Benz has officially unveiled the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Black Series Coupe on its Facebook page. According to the folks at AMG, the range topping model will be powered by an AMG 6.3-liter V8 engine generating 464 kW of power and 635 Nm of torque. This makes the car the most powerful AMG high-performance vehicle ever made...

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Black Series prototype goes up in flames

We knew the boffins at AMG were going to make the upcoming Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Black Series a serious hot supercar, but this wasn't exactly what we had in mind. These images of a burnt-out SLS AMG Black Series prototype were taken at the famous Nurburgring circuit in Germany where the car was undergoing high-speed testing...

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 45th Anniversary edition race car launched

The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 45th Anniversary race car has been unleashed, with the German manufacturer confirming it will produce the new special edition in an exclusive run of just five bespoke racers to celebrate the milestone. Mercedes says the ultra-rare hand-built SLS AMG GT3 Gullwing has been designed for car collectors with a passion for motor sport...

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Electric Drive: world's most powerful EV

The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Electric Drive will become the most powerful electric production car in the world when it hits the road in June 2013. Unveiled in production specification for the first time at the 2012 Paris motor show, the SLS AMG EV is more powerful than the V8-powered German muscle car on which it’s based and only fractionally slower, despite burning no petrol and producing no tailpipe emissions...

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG four-door put to bed

Any suggestion of a Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG four-door version has been unequivocally quashed by AMG. The images of a four-door SLS AMG that broke cover on Autoblog back in February, show how the classic Gullwing design would still feature for the front two doors but would be joined by two conventional doors to allow access for rear occupants...

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT revealed

More power, enhanced transmission and suspension set-ups and mild styling tweaks headline the upgrades to Stuttgart’s brawniest supercar, the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT. But although Mercedes promises the new GT will offer “enhanced driving dynamics and even better race track performance” over the ‘standard’ SLS AMG, it will not be sold down under...

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG E-Cell: technical details

The technical details of the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG E-Cell have been revealed ahead of the electric supercar’s low volume production run, which begins in 2013. The SLS AMG E-Cell will be powered by four electric motors located near the wheels, providing a peak output of 392kW and 880Nm of torque. That’s just 28kW less than the conventional 6...

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Black Series to be "GT3 for the road"

The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG will be transformed into a road-legal racing car with a Black Series edition that may be revealed as early as this year. Company insiders have told CarAdvice Mercedes is working on creating a “GT3 for the road”, referring to the motorsport category in which a racing car version of the ‘Gullwing’ coupe already competes...

2012 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster Australian price: $487,500

The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster will cost just under half a million dollars when it arrives in Australia in January 2012. Mercedes-Benz Australia has confirmed the SLS AMG Roadster will be priced from $487,500 before on-road costs. The soft-top model demands an $18,680 premium over the iconic gullwing coupe...

2013 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Black Series spy shots

Mercedes-Benz has been spotted testing the new Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Black Series for the very first time. Not that the already-ballistic SLS AMG lacks in any sort of performance, but the new Black Series will come with more power, more speed and attract more looks. The new SLS AMG Black Series was seen lapping the famous Nurburgring in Germany recently, wearing a mostly matt black colour scheme...