U.S. – Mercedes-Benz SL400 introduced to America image

The new entry-level Mercedes-Benz SL400 has been recently introduced across the United States, becoming more affordable than the previous base SL550.

If you are looking for a premium roadster with a rear-wheel drive to drive over the weekend or to use as a daily ride, than the Mercedes-Benz SL is definitely a good solution and if you are living in the United States, you will be glad to know that the model in question has now become even more affordable. According to the car manufacturer, the newest entry-level SL400 has been introduced in dealerships all over the country and it has been designed to slot below the current entry-level, the SL550.

The model in question has been nicely equipped though and it is coming with a panoramic glass roof, with heated leathers seats, with black ash or burl walnut trim, with a GPS navigation system, with a Harman and Kardon audio system and with several other tweaks. Power to the newest entry-level SL400 is being provided by a 3.0 liter twin turbo V6 engine, which is producing a total output of 329 HP (245 kW) and 479 Nm (354 lb-ft) of torque. The unit is mated to a 7-speed automatic transmission. The 0 to 60 mph sprint is made in 5.1 seconds and the model can return 20 / 27 mpg in city / highway. Prices for it start at 84,925 USD.