The 2017 Mercedes SLK will become one of the best-selling sports vehicles. Its sophisticated appearance will come enhanced and its comfort improved. This latest model will provide a much better balance between comfort and handling while still offering a convertible configuration. SLK, which stands for Sporty, Light, will be installed with all latest features to make it fit for the modern competitive market. When it is released, this car will be an icon of luxury and beauty. This vehicle will come in three models: SLK 300, SLK 55 and SLK 350. It will not only adopt Germans automaker’s new naming method but also its perfectly new design. Enthusiasts of this new Mercedes will be amazed by the increased enhancements anticipated from this car.
2017 Mercedes SLK – Features and Body Design:
Major changes will be made to the exterior of this car making it appear more premium as compared to its previous models. When it comes to the front area of this car, new and revamped bumpers will feature larger air intakes. Also, a modified grille that will have a diamond-pattern texture will be added to its front. Modern LED headlights will flank the redesigned grille. This car’s hood will be tweaked to feature dual power domes giving it a leaner appearance. The rear will come with rounded deck lid and LED tail lights. Also, its rear area will feature sharp angles as well as revised exhaust tips with a chrome finish. This car will come with 19 inches’ front and rear alloy wheels. The entire body of this 2017 Mercedes SLK will be made of aluminum that will help reduce its weight by about 220 lbs.
The 2017 Mercedes SLK convertible interior will receive a minor refresh. It will be upholstered in leather with a choice of premium Nappa leather. Ambient lighting will be added to this car’s interior. A larger infotainment screen along with Apple CarPlay smartphone integration systems are some of the features to expect from this car’s interior. Moreover, location-based traffic, weather updates, automatic collision notification as well as vehicle location assistance are aspects to be added to this vehicle. On its interior, Google search with street view, news report, Facebook access and Yelp reviews will be added. For safety purpose of its users, strong airbags and safety belts will be installed. The car will offer numerous high-end technologies to entertain everyone at any time.
2017 Mercedes SLK – Engine Specs:
The fuel economy of 2017 Mercedes SLK will be improved. SLK 250 version will come with the 201-hp engine, SLK 350 will offer a 302 hp engine while SLK 55 model will deliver a 415-hpr engine. All versions will come with a nine-speed automatic transmission. In just 6.3 seconds, this car will accelerate from 0 to 60 mph. However, the real fuel economy has not yet been announced, but rumors confirm that this car will return 26 mpg in combined drives.
2017 Mercedes SLK – Estimated Arrival and Price:
The automaker of 2017 Mercedes SLK has not announced its price. However, people anticipate the price to remain relatively unchanged compared to previous models. The SLK 250 will cost around $47,000 while SLK 55 will cost about $71,000.