The Mercedes Benz SLK 200 and swapped its 1.8-liter turbocharged petrol against the new 2-liter supercharged Mercedes C-Class if the power is still restricted to 184 hp, torque rises by 30 Nm against to 300 Nm at 1200 rpm / min! This engine is mated to a new 6-speed manual transmission which contributes to the decrease in consumption (6.1 l / 100 km in the combined cycle against 6.4 l / 100 km previously).
Mercedes Benz SLK 250 is replaced by the SLK 300. Despite what the name might suggest leaving it is not a V6 engine but a four-cylinder 2-liter (same as the SLK 200) but in a version with mapping has been pushed to 245 hp. Coupled with 9G-Tronic automatic transmission to 9 reports, the SLK 300 shows outstanding performance, with a 0 to 100 km / h achieved in 6.6 seconds, coupled with beautiful simplicity for an engine of this power (5.8 l / 100 km on average).
In terms of the more powerful versions, the same mechanical are against renewed. The SLK 350 V6 retains its 306 hp, while the SLK 55 AMG embeds its generous 5.5-liter V8 that generates no less than 421 hp! Diesel (SLK 250 CDI) there is a four-cylinder 204 hp. The latter will not be proposed mechanical with manual transmission.