New Mercedes Gullwing
Automobile magazine reports that the 300 SL Gullwing to you has a new rival: a new 2010 model. According to the magazine, the 750 hp supercar, reportedly due to be slotted into the AMG lineup above the SL65 in 2011, will have the AMG-built 6.2 (6.3) liter V8, tweaked with a pair of turbos and linked to a seven-speed, dual-clutch tranny. The suspension will be mechanical. They’re even talking about a 1000hp.
- 6.3l V8 biturbo engine with 750hp
- front/midengine (like SLR)
- weight - lighter as the current SLR (3747 lbs)
- production start 2010