2017 Mercedes-Benz SL Roadster designo Edition

2017 Mercedes‑Benz SL Roadster designo Edition

By Arthur Demi via Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz SL Roadster designo Edition

"Mercedes-Benz will release two special models with the coming of the spring. Mercedes-Benz SL Roadster will get a designo Edition with interior exclusive modifications, while the smaller roadster will get a SLC RedArt Edition with exclusive changes in both exterior and the interior. Below is the press release from Mercedes-Benz:" Ed.

SL designo Edition with even more exclusivity

The legendary Mercedes-Benz SL Roadster gains even more exclusivity with the new designo Edition. The special model is characterised by stylish elements and high-quality materials on the exterior and interior. The metallic finish in brilliant blue, the 48.3 cm (19-inch) or 50.8 cm (20-inch) AMG 10-spoke forged wheels as well as the chrome flics in the front apron ensure a special exterior look. The badges with the designo Edition logo placed laterally between the chrome badges subtly reference the Roadster's special status.

Exclusive design elements and high-quality materials in the interior

Driver and passenger experience the exceptional character of the SL designo Edition with exclusive design elements and high-quality materials in the interior. Seats and door centre panel in porcelain / black designo nappa leather with exclusive designo layout, the roof liner in porcelain designo DINAMICA and designo seat belts in white ensure a particularly exquisite ambience. Further matching appointments include the ambient lighting, the 3-spoke two-tone multifunction sports steering wheel in black / porcelain nappa leather, the DIRECT SELECT selector lever in porcelain leather, the designo trim element in piano lacquer champagne white as well as the floor mats with porcelain designo badges and edging.

Climatised seats, the AIRSCARF neck-level heating for driver and front passenger, the Active Multicontour Seat Package including massage, driving dynamics and PRE-SAFE® positioning function as well as the Driving Assistance package Plus with Distance Pilot DISTRONIC with Steering Pilot, Active Brake Assist with cross-traffic function, Active Blind Spot Assist, Active Lane Keeping Assist and PRE-SAFE® PLUS also come as standard to enhance comfort.

The models at a glance:

SL 400 designo Edition SL 500 designo Edition
Output kW (hp) 270 (367) 335 (455)
Fuel consumption, l/100 km 7.9 9.2
CO2 g/km 179 g 210 g
0-100 km/h 4.9 s 4.3 s
Top speed km/h 250 250
Price in euros 117,107.90 137,088

All prices are recommended retail prices for Germany incl. 19% VAT.

(Mercedes-BenzPress Release)

Mercedes-Benz SL Roadster designo Edition