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2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class SLK 55 AMG specs & colors

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2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class SLK 55 AMG

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Cognac / Black




EPA Classification 2 Seater
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size N/A in
Front Wheel Size 18 x 8.0 in
Rear Wheel Size 18 x 9.0 in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material N/A
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) N/A
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 398 @ 4500
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 415 @ 6800
Displacement 5.5L/333
Engine Type Gas V8
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Cruising Range - City 302.10 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 19 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined 22 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 445.20 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 28 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Second Gear Ratio (:1) N/A
First Gear Ratio (:1) N/A
Reverse Ratio (:1) N/A
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) N/A
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) N/A
Third Gear Ratio (:1) N/A
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) N/A
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.07
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Trans Type 7
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) N/A
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 13.0 x 0.9 in
Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 14.2 x 1.4 in
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 15.9 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 34.5 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall N/A
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) N/A
Front Tire Size P235/40R18
Rear Tire Size P255/35R18
Spare Tire Size N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Base Curb Weight 3549 lbs
Front Head Room 38.0 in
Wheelbase 95.7 in
Front Shoulder Room 52.2 in
Front Hip Room N/A in
Passenger Volume 49.0 ft³
Min Ground Clearance N/A in
Liftover Height N/A in
Height, Overall 51.2 in
Second Head Room N/A in
Trunk Volume 10.1 (6.4 w/top down) ft³
Passenger Capacity 2
Length, Overall 162.8 in
Front Leg Room 42.5 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 71.5 in
Track Width, Rear 61.6 in
Track Width, Front 61.4 in
Second Leg Room N/A in
Second Shoulder Room N/A in
Second Hip Room N/A in
LED daytime running lamps Standard
Leather-wrapped shift knob Standard
AMG sport exhaust system w/dual chrome tailpipes Optional
Independent 5-arm multi-link rear suspension -inc: separate coil springs, shock absorbers, anti-squat geometry, alignment control Standard
AMG 3-spoke performance steering wheel/pwr adjustment & aluminum shift paddles Optional
Rubber-studded brushed stainless-steel pedals Standard
Velour carpeting Optional
Courtesy lamps w/delay shut-off Standard
Audible reminders & messages -inc: exterior lamp failure, low fuel, engine oil, coolant, washer fluid, release parking brake, headlamps on, remove key from ignition Standard
Electro-hydraulic retractable hardtop Standard
Variable-focus halogen headlamps -inc: polycarbonate lenses, light-sensing auto-on, darkened inlays Standard
Aluminum trim Standard
18" 5-spoke AMG alloy wheels Optional
AMG door sill trim Optional
Cruise control Standard
SmartKey system -inc: remote central locking system, anti-theft engine immobilizer, drive away automatic locking Standard
Pwr door locks Standard
Electronic stability program (ESP) Standard
Front/rear lowered ride-height & stabilizer bars Standard
Pwr windows -inc: 1-touch express up/down, 1-button raising/lowering of all windows via pwr top switch Standard
Dual illuminated vanity mirrors Standard
Anti-lock braking system (ABS) w/brake assist system (BAS) Standard
Mercedes-Benz Maintenance System Plus display -inc: distance remaining to next maintenance, type of service due, reminders, brake-pad wear Standard
Analog dash-top clock Optional
Dual front reading lamps Standard
Digital odometer, touch shift gear & mode selection Standard
harman/kardon audio system w/AM/FM stereo & single-disc CD player -inc: HD Radio, USB connectivity, central controller, 5.8" high-mounted screen Optional
Locator lighting Standard
Rear window defroster w/auto-shutoff based on time & driving speed & exterior temp Standard
3-point shoulder belts w/emergency tensioning device (ETD) & belt force limiter Standard
Parcel net in RH footwell Standard
Pwr folding heated pwr mirrors -inc: integrated LED turn signals, reverse tilt down RH mirror, auto-dimming LH mirror, memory Standard
Aux pwr outlet Standard
Driver/front passenger knee air bag Standard
SmartKey infrared remote -inc: trunk open, panic alarm, fuel filler door, selective unlock Standard
Illuminated emergency interior trunk release Standard
Rear lamps w/LED brake & turn signals Standard
Heated front seats Optional
Electronic analog speedometer, tachometer, fuel level, quartz clock Standard
Center console -inc: enclosed storage Standard
Perforated & ventilated front/rear disc brakes Optional
Anti-theft alarm system Standard
Illuminated glovebox Standard
AMG SPEEDSHIFT 7-speed automatic transmission -inc: shift paddles, selectable driving modes Optional
Vehicle-speed-sensitive pwr rack & pinion steering w/direct-steer system Standard
Leather seat upholstery Optional
AMG trunk lid spoiler Optional
Single rear red fog lamp Standard
Head & thorax side-impact airbags Standard
Dual-stage front airbags w/occupant sensor Standard
Dual integrated aluminum-trimmed roll bars Standard
Night security illumination Standard
Independent 3-link front suspension -inc: coil springs over gas-pressurized shock absorbers, anti-dive geometry Standard
Bluetooth hands-free communication system Standard
Enclosed storage on rear cabin wall Standard
5.5L 32-valve naturally aspirated V8 engine -inc: AMG cylinder management Optional
HomeLink garage door opener Standard
Touch turn signals (flashes (3) times w/1-touch) Standard
8-way pwr adjustable sport seats w/memory & 4-way pwr lumbar support Standard
AMG floor mats Optional
AIRSCARF ventilated headrests Optional
mbrace in-vehicle services -inc: stolen vehicle recovery, remote door unlock service, automatic alarm & collision notification Standard
Rain-sensing variable intermittent windshield wipers Standard
Retractable dual cupholders Standard
Multi-function display in instrument cluster -inc: trip computer, exterior temp gauge, digital speedometer, coolant temp, maintenance system, audio status, reminder & malfunction messages, driver-programmable settings Standard
Pockets in doors Standard
Illuminated carpeted trunk Standard
Single-zone climate control w/max cool function Standard
Black gauges w/white markings, silver instrument tubes Standard
Cloth windscreen Standard
Auto-dimming rearview mirror Standard
Tire pressure monitoring system Standard
P235/40R18 front high performance tires Optional
Rear wheel drive Standard
AMG instrument cluster w/RACETIMER Optional
Adaptive BRAKE w/HOLD function Standard
P255/35R18 rear high performance tires Optional
ATTENTION ASSIST drowsiness monitor Standard

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