Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG
Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG – supercar from Mercedes-Benz produced since January 2010. The vehicle was unveiled in Frankfurt in 2009. The car was designed from scratch and completely independently by AMG – Mercedes tuner. The motor vehicle is submitted manually by one worker on the factory AMG Affalterbach.
During the Geneva Motor Show in 2012, presented a roadster version of the vehicle. By the way, the car received a mild facelift. Changed include the name of the coupe version for the SLS AMG GT, applied darker front and rear headlights, grille, exterior mirrors.
In mid-2013, production went electric version SLSa presented in Paris in 2012. Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe Electric Drive is powered wheels positioned at the four electric motors with a total capacity of 552 kW, which is equivalent to 751hp. The maximum torque of 1000 Nm and he goes on all wheels. This allows the car accelerates to 100km/h in 3.9 seconds, top speed is limited to 250km/h Thus, this model is the most powerful and fastest electric car in the world. Nurburgring North Loop SLS AMG Coupe Electric Drive defeated during 7 min 56.234 sec, defeating the previous record of electric Audi R8 e-tron for almost 13 s.
During the trade fair the Los Angeles auto in 2013 was presented, and the version of Final Edition… ca slowly retracting the offer of the German auto manufacturer.
SLS AMG is the first car body and chassis made entirely of aluminum. Auto, alludes to – innovative and original in his time, and now in the circles of automotive enthusiasts considered "cult" – a sports model Mercedes from the 50s – the 300 SL "Gullwing".
Technical curiosity associated with the vehicle is that the use of hinges, weighing only 18kg, aluminum door leaf, a small pyrotechnic charges, allowing for "blasting off" if they stop the car on the roof after the accident (opening the door in such a position would not be structurally possible). This is unheard of in any other modern road vehicle produced solution allows passengers to leave alone vehicle after an accident or wytransportowanie them from the inside by the emergency services.
After exceeding 120km/h, just as in the case of Porsche, moves up ™ rear spoiler correcting the… months driving at higher speed ™ Speed> snip.
Stylistically, the vehicle is characterized by clarity, sporty style and economy. It has a long front and short rear.
The power is transmitted to the rear wheels through a transaxle system, dual-clutch 7-speed semi-automatic gearbox DCT. Forked heart works with the seven-speed dual-clutch of four modes of operation (including a "frugal"). In the Track mode, S + gearbox changes gears at a dizzying rate of 100 milliseconds. The driver is also available RACE START function, allowing for maximum efficiency uprising of space. SLS-a feature called. limited slip differential or LSD.
As a standard in the field of active and passive safety include, among other Anti-lock Braking System ABS, Brake Assist BAS, three gradual stabilization system ESP, ASR traction control, as well as a set of airbags, which includes adaptive front airbags, side curtain and knee airbags driver and front passenger as well as adaptive light braking, reversing camera, tire pressure control, bi-xenon headlights with daytime running lights made with LED technology, the system PARKTRONIC for safe parking, alarm, sensor lights, electric parking brake, a multimedia system COMAND APS with 6 speakers, electric windows and mirrors, automatic air conditioning, cruise control.
Optional car can be equipped with, among others, Blind Spot Assist package AMG Carbon interior, sports suspension, auto-dimming mirrors, multimedia systems, navigation and telephone.
Sit behind the wheel of vehicles can include Games Gran Turismo 5, Forza Motorsport 4, Test Drive Unlimited 2 and Need for Speed â€‹â€‹series: Need for Speed: Shift, Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit, Need for Speed: The Run and Need for Speed: Most Wanted (2012).
A modified version of the vehicle is used on the 2010 season of Formula 1 safety car. For the purpose of seniority in Formula 1 installed a new exhaust tip.