Tag: Mercedes SL

10 Crazy Modified Exotics From The 1980s European Tuning Scene

Earlier this week we ran a story about the Rinspeed R69 Porsche Testarossa up for auction on Collecting Cars. The mutant coupe started life as a sane 911 Turbo before being brutally reshaped in the mid 1980s by Swiss tuning house Rinspeed – the same company that would later go on to create the even […]

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2022 Mercedes-AMG SL Shows Off Contrasting Red Roof In Latest Spy Shots

The next-generation Mercedes-AMG SL isn’t expected to be unveiled until early next year, but the new AMG-developed convertible looks almost production-ready in these latest spy shots. Although still wrapped in camouflage, the R232 sports a more rounded snout than the current generation car, which also plays host to a camouflaged Panamerica grille. The current generation […]

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2022 Mercedes-AMG SL Shows Panamericana Grille, Active Rear Spoiler And Production Soft Top

Mercedes-AMG has started peeling off some of the camouflage of the new-gen SL, which was recently caught testing near their headquarters in Affalterbach, Germany, in two specs. Our spy photographers claim that the yellow prototype is an SL 63, as it features bigger squared quad exhaust pipes and an adjustable rear spoiler, whereas the red […]

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The Renntech SL74 Is One Of The Wildest Mercedes R129s Ever Made

If you have a German V12 itch that badly needs scratching, then this beautiful 1993 Mercedes-Benz Renntech SL74 is definitely worth your time. Renntech has been established as one of the most respectable Mercedes tuners in the business and their SL74 package turned the R129 SL 600 into one of the most impressive tuner cars […]

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2021 Mercedes-AMG SL Reveals More Of Itself In New Spy Shots, Including A Glimpse Of The Interior

Development of the new generation SL-Class continues, with Mercedes-AMG spotted testing two prototypes of the next-gen open-top GT close to the Nurburgring Test Center. From a visual standpoint, there is nothing new to report on, other than a less camouflaged folding soft top on one of the cars, as the 2021 model will ditch the […]

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2022 Mercedes-AMG SL: What It’ll Look Like, Powertrains, Tech And Everything Else We Know

With cuts to vehicle development due to Coronavirus, its reassuring to hear that some of the more unlikely nameplates to survive are getting another chance. One of these is the slow-selling Mercedes SL Roadster, which now joins the Mercedes-AMG performance stable. Recent spy photography indicates its replacement is well into the pre-production testing phase, and […]

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