After a long-years’ time, the Bavarian car manufacturer has decided that their utterly known, valuable and prestigious SLK class will become known as SLC class. So, it isn’t planned the all-new designed 2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC doesn’t just inherit automaker’s new naming strategy and legacy, but, also, to get a fresh new, highly attractive, design. This is nothing worth wondering about; when we have in our mind that Mercedes-Benz SLK represented some of the oldest cars in entire Mercedes’ fleet. So, in this whole “upgrading project”indeed much more is at stake. Fully refreshed Mercedes-Benz SLC should be revealed later this year or in early 2016 like a 2017 model. The modifications should not be so drastic, more cosmetically-oriented ones, but as of entirely new options are planned to be offered a new engine in the line and newly designed the SLC badge. Let’s have a bit better insight into all this matter, shall we?
2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC Interior, Exterior & Appearance
Regarding the most notable, slightly redesigned, exterior features, it is planned that slightly upgraded 2017 Mercedes Benz SLC will receive a bit revised front bumper, a newly made grille that will be available, coupled with revised headlights and the tail lights will be reshaped, too, in order to provide a more attractive overall appearance. Compared to an existing model, the alterations are practically minimal, but pretty visible and significant. As brand new designed features, there will be exhaust tip style as well as design and the newly made layout of the alloy wheels. Slightly restyled the 2017 SLC-Class will be a lot more desirable and catchy to an eye.
When we take into our consideration the interior features, the inner part is expected to come along available with new quality materials, products and the latest technology features. It is planned that this upgrade variant come along equipped with totally different all-new designed infotainment system coupled with the Magic Sky Control roof. It is also planned that the cargo area has an average capacity sufficient for two passengers. Regarding the safety gear kit, the 2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC will be, the most likely, come along equipped with a really wide range of the most various top quality safety features. At customer disposal will be to opt for exactly safety feature package.
Mercedes-Benz SLC 2017 Engine
As far as the engine, the Bavarian car maker has officially confirmed that the exact market will obtain and their slightly upgraded 2017 Mercedes Benz-SLC and its all-new made AMG edition. Depending on the exact selected trim level will go along and the exact engine unit. So, there are planned to be more than a few powertrain options. First one, the most likely, will be a 3.0 l V6 twin turbo engine unit, which general strength has, already, been estimated at producing about 362 horsepower and will be able to deliver, at the same unit of time, approximately about a 384 lb. This electrical power unit may come available paired with a seven speed automatic transmission. There are certain rumors, which are claiming that there is a possibility as the second powertrain unit is going to be twin turbocharged 4.0 liter V8. That particular engine option will be placed under the hood of Mercedes SLK55 AMG model and will be able to generate approximate around a 241 hp and 273 pound feet of twisting and it is intended to be available matched with 9 speed automated transmission, but it won’t be a guide transmission while a choice on the subject of the US market, that’s for sure.
Release Date & Price of 2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC
Although, we don’t possess any accurate or officially been announced data regarding an exact release date or price of 2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC, however, according the latest rumors, the premiere of this upgraded variant is scheduled for the auto show in Frankfurt, September this very year and the estimated price should come in a range of about a $ 45,000 and more.
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