Mercedes Presents New SLS AMG Black Series

Mercedes makes great cars and people who want more can also choose a model from the AMG line. But there are customers that want even more than a “regular” AMG model, and the AMG Black Series is for this type of customers. Currently there are AMG Black Series versions of the CLK, SLK, SL and nice Mercedes C-Class coupe. And now German automaker showed its new exceptional performance model: Mercedes SLS AMG Black Series.

The new supercar is based on the Mercedes flagship SLS model, and the new SLS AMG Black Series has a lot of great upgrades to the already very fast Gullwing. There is upgraded V8 6.2-liter engine, which has boosted output from impressive 563 hp to whole 622 horsepower, but the peak torque is actually little lowered from 480 pound-feet to 468 lb-ft. The upgraded engine works with the AMG dual clutch seven-speed Speedshift transmission. The new Gullwing version can run from 0 to 62 mph in only 3.6 seconds and the top speed is 196 miles per hour.

Also there is new lightweight carbon-fiber aero kit, which includes a big diffuser, large front splitter, new side skirts and new rear wing. Other enhancements include new forged 20-inch wheels, new carbon-ceramic brakes, an adaptive suspension system, new electronic differential and new titanium exhaust system.