The Mercedes-Benz R230 car was as the SL class Roadster, replace the R129 sold.
The SL500 was the version of the SL R230 sell series. Uses a 5.0 L V8 engine producing 225 kW (306 HP) and 460 nm (343 HP).
A 382 hp (285 kW) 5.5 L 4-valve V8 replaced the 5.0 l found in the SL500 for 2007. This model will retain the SL500 name in most markets, but they are sold as SL550 in North America. Produces now 283 kW (380 hp) and 530 nm (391 HP).
The SL600 is the highest production of SL not AMG models. With a V12 engine twin turbo produces 368 kW (493 hp) and 800 nm (590 HP) between 2003 and 2006 and upgraded to 380 kW (510 HP) and 830 nm (612 HP) for 2007.
The SL55 AMG version appeared V8 Mercedes-AMG in 2002 with a supercharged 5.4 L (5439 cc). This car was 493 hp (367 kW) at 6,100 rpm 4.7 seconds at 100 km/h (62 mph) perform and can.
The new model has some visual differences, the most notable is grilled for three lamas rather than the version of four llamas that previously used. It should be faster, at 100 km/h 0.2 seconds. Although it is limited to the maximum speed is still to 250 km/h (155 mph), the Governor now increase the Mercedes-Benz to remove the top speed of 300 km/h (186 mph).
The SL65 AMG version offered 604 hp (450 kW) 6.0 liter twin turbo (5,980 cc) V12 to 5500 u/min. It sold for $179,720 in 2005.