New Designo editions introduced on Mercedes-Benz SL and SLC roadsters in globally


New Delhi: Spring is about to begin in Europe in about a month and Mercedes-Benz has launched its automotive springtime editions of its SL and SLC Roadsters.

Customers in Europe can choose from the SLC RedArt Edition as well as the SL designo Edition. Whether with an entry-level engine, diesel drive or as a Mercedes-AMG top-of-the-line model: the SLC can be ordered with any of the five engine line-ups as a particularly dynamic RedArt Edition.

The four-cylinder SLC 180, SLC 200*, SLC 250 d* and SLC 300* models are available in an exclusive designo iridium silver magno matt finish. Alternatively, customers can choose from six other colours.

RedArt Edition design makes the roadster look sporty and is underlined by the red colour highlights on the exterior and in the interior. The red front splitter, the diamond radiator grille with pins in red and black, red fins in the wings with an exclusive Edition badge and the diffuser with red trim lend the SLC RedArt Edition a bold look.

The convertible roadster also gets an 18-inch, 5-twin-spoke light-alloy wheels painted in tremolite metallic with a high-sheen finish.

In the AMG Line, the RedArt Edition special model is equipped with AMG front and rear apron, sports suspension, sports exhaust system (SLC 200 only), instrument cluster with a chequered flag design as well as AMG floor mats.

The RedArt Edition interior incudes an upholstery in black leather with silver pearl nappa leather inserts with red contrasting topstitching and the Edition logo embroidered on the head restraint.

Elements in carbon-embossed leather on the head restraints, the sports steering wheel and on the dynamic selector lever additionally ensure particularly sporty highlights. Two-tone upholstery in high-quality nappa leather is also available on request for the SLC special model.

The AMG RedArt Edition for the Mercedes-AMG SLC 43 provides expressive highlights with red elements. The special paint finishes in designo selenite grey magno and designo iridium silver magno. Customers can choose from six other colours. Red trim elements on the front and rear apron, the red front splitter, red flics in the AMG bumper and the red fins in the wings lend. Also includes18-inch AMG 10-spoke light-alloy wheels painted in high-gloss black with red rim flange as well as red brake callipers with "Mercedes-Benz" lettering dominate the vehicle’s side design.

Seats are designed in black leather with silver pearl nappa leather inserts with new upholstery, head restraints in carbon-embossed leather and embroidered Edition logo.

The red contrasting topstitching and the red borders on the AMG floor mats match the overall look. Alternatively, upholstery variants in nappa leather/DINAMICA microfibre as well as Exclusive nappa leather/DINAMICA microfibre, among others, are available.