2012 Mercedes SLS Roadster Pictures [Mega Gallery]

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2012 Mercedes SLS Roadster Pictures [Mega Gallery]
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Having officially announced the new Roadster versions of the SLS sports car yesterday, Mercedes-Benz has now released an extensive selection of stunning photos of the brand’s new drop-top.

Powered by the same 6.2-liter V8 the convertible makes 563-hp and 479 lb-ft of torque and uses a soft-top that can raise or lower in 11 seconds at speeds of up to 31 mph. Up front the car gets 19-inch wheels with 20s in the rear, while options include an adaptive AMG sport suspension and ceramic brakes.

No pricing was announced on the SLS Roadster, but with the coupe retailing for $183,000 it’s likely to approach or even exceed the $200,000 mark.

But enough with the details; see all the stunning photos in our gallery below.

GALLERY: 2012 Mercedes SLS AMG Roadster

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  • claude FILIP

    J’aime la sls et notament ce modèle est vraiment magnifique la concurrenence aura du mal à faire une aussi belle voiture.Moi mème j’ai une mercedes c220 élégance automatique essence cuir beige toutes options de couleur noir obsidien de 1994 300.000km et je la trouve toujours aussi bien je ne m’en lasse pas.bien sur il y a des réparations elle à toujours été entretenus chez mercedes mais j’ai du mal à etre pris au sérieux dans les certain garages de mercedes bref.Merci de me lire et toutes mes salutations et bonne récèption du message.

  • David H Dennis

    I’m just wondering, why don’t they use the hardtop/convertible combination like the SL has?

    Seems a lot more desirable than the soft top and the budget should surely allow it …

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  • Colum Wood

    Most likely it is both a weight and packaging issue. Regardless, at this very high level, most owners will have several cars and will only take the SLS Roadster out when they know it is going to have the top down.

  • Thierry

    What a sexy car! Looks like it belongs in a 007 movie :)
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