2017 Mercedes Benz SLC Review

The new 2017 Mercedes Benz SLC is planned as a substitute for the good old SLK. Actually the third generation of the SLK-Class will be renamed to Mercedes-Benz SLC-Class.

2017 Mercedes Benz SLC

2017 Mercedes Benz SLC Exterior Changes and Design

Basically, 2017 Mercedes SLC is a facelift of the SLK, so it will share many design solutions with its predecessor. Nevertheless, German designers decided to tweak some details and introduce the following changes: a new diamond shaped grille, front bumper, and restyled headlights complete with integrated LED daytime running lights. Rear side of the SLC includes a new LED taillight design, a new rear bumper and a new dual exhaust system.

2017 Mercedes Benz SLC
Dimensions of SLK, which is most likely to be identical for 2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC:

2017 Mercedes Benz SLC Dimensions
Length 163 inches
Width 79 inches
Height 51 inches
Wheelbase 96 inches
Front track 61 inches
Rear track 62 inches
Weight 3,318 lbs.

2017 Mercedes Benz SLC

2017 Mercedes Benz SLC Interior

The 2017 Mercedes Benz SLC interior is almost unchanged from the one seen in SLK. The steering wheel is redesigned with a sporty look. The dashboard is also updated, and ornamented with aluminum trim, while the seats and upholstery is wrapped up in Nappa leather.

2017 Mercedes Benz SLC interior

Central place in the cockpit is reserved for infotainment system called the COMAND, which is embedded in the high-resolution 7 inch display. Another new feature in the Mercedes SLC is the Dynamic Select system that allows drivers to choose between 5 different driving modes, with the engine, transmission, steering, and suspension setting adapting accordingly.

2017 Mercedes Benz SLC

2017 Mercedes Benz SLC Engine Specs

Two options will be available for 2017 Mercedes Benz SLC engine. First one is a 2 liter turbocharged V4, with 9 speed automatic transmission with 241 hp and 273 lb-ft of torque, which will power the entry-level Mercedes Benz SLC 300.

2017 Mercedes amg SLC

The second is a 3.0-liter twin-turbo V6, with 362 hp and 384 lb-ft of torque that will be reserved for Mercedes AMG SLC43 model. This engine will accelerate from 0-60 mph in 4.6 seconds. Top speed is electronically controlled and is limited to 155 MPH.

2017 Mercedes Benz SLC

2017 Mercedes Benz SLC Price and Release date

Expected release date for 2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC is spring 2016. Before that the new 2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC will make its official live debut at the Detroit car show on January 2016. As for the 2017 Mercedes SLC price, it is unknown at this moment.

2 thoughts on “2017 Mercedes Benz SLC Review

  1. David noveske

    Shame they didn’t fix the tacky controls for the convertible top to function like that of AMG or embed in console. The co trolls impeded the use of the already very narrow drink holders

  2. unknown

    Conclude Report about no economy ,bad performance Automotive engineer of 6 parts (The underground racing mechanicals) in all brands which mean brands failure in automobile thus forever (mean permanent).

    1. Wider rear track than front track dimension chassis : easy wrecked chassis,the lowest traction,extreme tail flick,extreme slip,hardcore control in all speed and economy as 1-5 km/l,below 1 km/l (below 0.90g in 0.70g traction level).

    2. turbocharger (1-4 turbo per engine) intercooler petrol engines : unstable acceleration,extreme wrecked engine parts,torque horsepower overload, and economy as 1-5 km/l,below 1 km/l.

    3. without rear fog lamp : easy electronic parts wrecked,economy as 1-5 km/l,below 1 km/l.

    4. CVT transmission : slow acceleration,economy as 1-5 km/l,below 1 km/l.

    5. Wider front track than rear track in below 10 mm dimension chassis with FWD,RWD,AWD : medium traction,tail flick,easy slip and economy as 1-5 km/l,below 1 km/l (below 0.90g as 0.85g traction level).

    6. Front track as same as rear track dimension chassis : medium traction,medium tail flick,easy slip,power slide,understeer and economy as 1-5 km/l,below 1 km/l (below 0.90g as 0.80-0.85g traction level).

    If over 1 of 6 parts,automobiles of economy use 1-3 km/l,below 1 km/l.

    From
    All brands database test performance

    End report.

    I just report about their performance economy brands vehicles series with specification & standard equipment about disadvantage on automobiles market and effect in EV(recharger too many),Hybird too.

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