J. Hubbert at the Mercedes-Benz press
Trevor Creek, VP Design Chrysler, being interested
in the new high performance car
World premieres of the Mercedes study
Vision CLS and SLR McLaren
SLR Mc Laren is an impressive testament to the competence aand
experience of Mercedes-Benz and Formula 1 partner McLaren in the
development and production of high-performance cars.
two-seater, with its striking swing-wing doors and styling elements
borrowed from the Formula 1 Silver Arrows, builds on the legacy of the
famous SLR race cars of the 1950s.
developed V8 supercharged engine delivers aan output of 460 kW / 626
hp and accelerates the sports car from 0 - 100 km/h in 3.8 seconds.
The top speed is approx. 334 km/h.
The Vision CLS
continues a series of extraordinary, pioneering car concepts with which Mercedes-Benz has repeatedly set trends in previous years. Never before have two different characters been combined as specifically and beautifully as in this design study, where the stylistic excitement of a coupé harmonises with the comfort and functionality of a saloon.