Tag: Mercedes SLS AMG

This Carbon Fiber-Bodied Lotus Exige Has A Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG V8 Engine

The Lotus Elise and Exige have been used as the basis for the original Hennessey Venom GT and, more recently, the Radford Type 62-2. Down in South Africa, there is one particularly impressive Exige that was recently featured in a video from Cars.co.za. This particular Exige has been custom-built by an enthusiast and while it […]

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The Bugatti Veyron And 9 Other Exotics That Can’t Outrun The New Audi RS 3 At the Nürburgring

Audi’s new RS 3 sedan recently lapped the Nürburgring Nordschleife circuit in 7 min 40.748 seconds, setting a new lap record for compact cars, albeit with the help of a set of tires Audi won’t supply. While it’s crazy to think that a Porsche 911 GT2 RS fitted with a Manthey performance kit covered the same […]

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Mercedes-AMG Celebrates 50th Anniversary Of 300 SEL 6.8 Spa Win With Three Unique Racecars

The upcoming 24 Hours of Spa marks the 50th anniversary of AMG’s first major success in motorsport and Mercedes is celebrating that victory with three special editions. Driven by Hans Heyer and Clemens Schikentanz to a class win in 1971, the Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 6.8 AMG performed well enough to finish second overall at the legendary […]

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Classics Cars Owned By Frank Sinatra And Siegfried & Roy Coming To Barrett-Jackson Auction

<!––> <!––> A number of classic cars owned by some of Las Vegas’ most iconic entertainers are being auctioned off this month by Barrett-Jackson. Kicking off things are a couple of cars from the Siegfried & Roy estate. The first of these is a 2011 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Gullwing that was only purchased by Siegfried […]

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Sebastian Vettel Is Selling Some Extremely Desirable Cars From His Collection

Four-time Formula 1 champion Sebastian Vettel is turning over a new leaf in his career by joining Aston Martin and recently decided to part ways with some of his most impressive cars. Vettel is a notoriously private person so few details about his collection were known, but no less than eight of his cars have […]

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2011 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster Exudes A Muscular Elegance

Production of the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG ended six years ago, yet despite the relatively new status, it’s already a modern classic. Built in two body styles, coupe and roadster, the successor of the SLR McLaren, which was replaced by the smaller and less powerful AMG GT, had a front mid-engine and rear-wheel drive layout. During […]

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7K-Mile Mercedes SLS AMG Roadster Is The Perfect Trophy Car

It’s not often that the convertible version of a supercar becomes the more sensible-looking option, yet that’s always been the case with the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster. Unlike the SLS AMG Coupe, the Roadster came with conventional doors so as to accommodate the three-layered fabric soft top. Go for the right color, and this car […]

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