While most Mercedes-Benz cars are appreciated and much sought after, no model is as desirable as the gull-wing door Mercedes-Benz 300 SL from 1954. The SL-Class is Mercedes-Benz’s answer to the luxury grand touring segment. The SL stands for Super Leicht, or super light, owing to the car’s lightness and ease of ride. The 300 SL being the progenitor of the SL-Class was actually made for the Grand Prix until an American dealer convinced Mercedes-Benz to market it to the as an ultra-luxury model. With seven generations under its belt the SL-Class has proven that it is a model that will stand the test of time. Up for grabs is a 2008 Mercedes-Benz SL 55 AMG with a Renntech tune, and comes with just 17,000 miles on the odometer.
This 2008 Mercedes-Benz SL 55 AMG Renntech comes bedecked in the metallic Iridium Silver color. Part of the AMG Performance Package is the AMG F1 safety car front fascia. The front also features Bi-Xenon headlamps, and corner-illuminating foglamps for better visibility when cornering. The front spoiler and side skirts feature AMG styling. Carbon fiber high gloss trim is applied to the rear spoiler with blacked out lights. A set of 19” AMG twin-spoke multi-piece alloy wheels with silver painted brake calipers grace this SL 55. On entry you are greeted by the chrome AMG embossed door sills. The interior features leather done in Black Anthracite and a High-Gloss Carbon for the trim pieces. The roof trim is features Designo Alcantara Anthracite along with the glass roof. The 12-way adjustable heated sport seats also feature the AMG badge just below the headrests. The steering wheel is wrapped in leather and is host to the aluminum shift paddles. Your music experience in this car is further enhanced by 3 Moscani amplifiers installed as reported by the seller.
Powering this 2008 Mercedes-Benz SL 55 AMG is a 5.4L supercharged V8 coupled with a 5-speed 5G-TRONIC automatic transmission. Power output is at 510hp along with 531 lb.ft of torque. Performance options include a LSD, compound brakes, and AMG Nürburgring ABC Suspension. The seller reports new rubber, brakes, and rotors have been installed. The Renntech R2 Package reportedly is installed with the custom headers.
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