2005 Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren

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Available Price Range $265,573-$306,189 Trims1 Combined MPG 15 Seats 2

Our Take on the 2005 Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Pending further review

Notable Features

  • Serious supercar styling
  • 617-hp V-8
  • Ceramic composite brake discs
  • Carbon-fiber construction
  • Multimode five-speed automatic

1 Trim Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There is currently 1 recall for this car.

Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

Safety defects and recalls explained