Mercedes SLK 55 AMG - first official images
After the official informations and images about the 2009 Mercedes SLK facelift, here are the first images of the most powerful version of the class: the SLK 55 AMG. It will go on sale in 2008 at an estimated price of 69,049.75 euro or approximately $ 99,170.
The SLK 55 AMG facelift features a new front apron with a black-painted cross strut and side air outlets and darkened headlamps.
The SLK 55 AMG will be powered by a 5.5-litre V8 engine that develops 360 hp and a peak torque of 510 Nm. It will feature a 7G-TRONIC Sport seven-speed automatic transmission fitted as standard, and the newly developed direct steering system with variable steering assistance.
To refresh your memory, here are some images of the 2006 SLK AMG:
And some images of the 2006 Basic SLK: