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Brabus redesigns the Mercedes-Benz SL-Class

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Brabus redesigns the Mercedes-Benz SL-Class

The famous German tuner Brabus has recently released a new upgrade package for the new generation of the Mercedes-Benz SL-Class, which includes body style components and a power boost.

According to the German aftermarket specialists at Brabus, the Mercedes-Benz SL-Class is coming with new body styling components which have been developed in the wind tunnel for maximum aerodynamic efficiency. Brabus says that the add-on components for the rear fascia and for the side sills have been made for both body styles of the SL-Class. The tuners is also adding a rear spoiler, side air vents for the front fenders and Brabus Monoblock wheels in 18-, 19- and 20-inch size.

The Mercedes-Benz SL-Class made by Brabus is also getting a Bilstein custom-tailored suspension which is also able to lower the ride height by 25 mm. the SL500 is getting an extra 85 HP from the 4.7 liter eigh-cylinder Biturbo engine, to a total of 520 HP (512 BHP / 382 kW) instead of the standard 435 HP, and it has a peak torque of 820 Nm (604 lb-ft). The two-seater can now accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in just 4.4 seconds. The top speed can be electronically limited to 250, 275 or even 300 km/h (155, 172, 186 mph). The cabin is getting more individual character and luxury attributes starting with the variety of surface finishes, the Alcantara and ending with the wood trim sets. No details on the price have been announced yet.

by Cristian Gnaticov (my Google+) - Wednesday, September 12th, 2012 - filed under Mercedes-Benz, News, Tuners. Image credit: .
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