2012 Mercedes SLK Gets New Power Kit From Carlsson

2012 Mercedes SLK Gets New Power Kit From Carlsson

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Carlsson has already informed us about their power packs for the 2012 Mercedes SLK, but since the 2012 Geneva Motor Show is right around the corner, they have announced yet another performance kit dubbed the CB25 S.

This kit is part of the tuner’s “Plug-and-Drive Series” and along with a larger intercooler and a flow-optimised, stainless steel muffler it enables a new output figure of 176 kW (239 BHP).

Other than that the vehicle which will be exhibited in Geneva will feature Carlsson’s comprehensive list of exterior and interior upgrades, and to mention just a few, on the outside the German roadster features a custom spoiler with a carbon fiber front spoiler lip, a front grille that uses electro-polished stainless steel instead of plastic, a rear skirt insert, a new diffuser and a small spoiler that helps increase downforce.

Project Kahn 2012 Mercedes SLK 200

Project Kahn 2012 Mercedes SLK 200

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Project Kahn decided to add a few visual spices to the entry level version 2012 Mercedes SLK. We’re talking about the SLK 200 BlueEFFICIENCY which received a tweaked AMG sport pack and is now featuring new bumpers and side skirts, a new grille finished in matt black and carbon, carbon front splitters and side vents, red painted brake callipers and roll bars in brushed aluminium.

The Project Kahn 2012 Mercedes SLK 200 has also been equipped with remote control roof plus a custom exhaust system and a lowered suspension.

Mercedes SLK 250 CDI

Mercedes SLK 250 CDI

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In the first phase of the SLK 250 CDI sales will be offered only with the 7G-TRONIC PLUS, while the manual six grafts will debut in the second quarter of 2012. The standard does not lack the Start & Stop, while the roof MAGIC SKY CONTROL is provided as an optional sport suspension and electrically adjustable suspension, the latter part of the Dynamic Handling included also a more direct steering and brake torque vectoring. The presentation is scheduled during the Frankfurt Motor Show (15-25 September).

Daimler announces the first ever diesel engine available on the SLK Roadster. The car will be badged as the Mercedes SLK 250 CDI and will make use of the automaker’s 2,143 cc, 4-cylinder plant already available on other models like the S Class or the CLS.

BRABUS 2012 Mercedes SLK

BRABUS 2012 Mercedes SLK

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BRABUS is presenting their new range of accessories designed to turn the 2012 Mercedes SLK into an even more exclusive roadster which also packs a little more horsepower than the standard version.

The sporty/elegant range of exterior components have also been optimised in terms of aerodynamics, and these include two front spoiler lips which help reduce lift on the front axle, new side sill attachments, a new diffuser and a trunk lid spoiler.

Carlsson 2012 Mercedes SLK

Carlsson 2012 Mercedes SLK

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Carlsson has completed its latest tuning kit which expresses their vision of what a more exclusive 2012 Mercedes SLK.

The kit is aimed at both the exterior and interior plus it includes additional control units which boosts the engine’s performance by as much as 40 HP.

Starting with the exterior the Carlsson 2012 Mercedes SLK is equipped with aerodynamic features like a new front spoiler and a rear apron insert (available at 620 Euro each), stainless steel grille inserts (449 Euro) which replace the standard honeycombs, a pair of new side sills, and a stainless steel sport exhaust system with oval shaped end pipes priced at 1,298 Euro.

2012 Mercedes SLK by Piecha

2012 Mercedes SLK by Piecha

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The German tuners from Piecha Design have launched the ‘Piecha Accurian RS’, or simply put one of the first customization programs targeting the third generation 2012 Mercedes SLK.

This sportier looking interpretation of the 2012 SLK roadster comes with a new front spoiler featuring lateral grids, new side sills combined with optional LED lights, a redesigned rear apron, a new diffuser, a boot lid lip and a custom exhaust composed from for tube mufflers.

2012 Mercedes SLK Price

2012 Mercedes SLK Price

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Daimler has announced the 2012 Mercedes SLK price, as their third generation roadster goes on sale starting from March 26th.

The three models available at launch will be the SLK 200 BlueEFFICIENCY and SLK 250 BlueEFFICIENCY which develop 135 kW (184 hp) and 150 kW (204 hp) respectively from a 1796cc 4-cylinder engine with direct fuel injection, plus the SLK 350 BlueEFFICIENCY which generates 225 kW (306 hp) thanks to its 3498cc V6 engine.

2012 Mercedes SLK video

2012 Mercedes SLK video

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The first official video with the 2012 Mercedes SLK has also been launched today, and by looking at the footage you will agree that this new model has evolved in every aspect when compared to the previous generation.

The overall design design seems influenced by the new CLS, while the rear end reminds of the the same lines as the one on the McLaren F1 Stirling Moss. As far as the interior we can notice a connection between the 2012 Mercedes SLK and the SLS, something which can only be good.

2012 Mercedes SLK

2012 Mercedes SLK

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The 2012 Mercedes SLK has just been unveiled through a hi-res photo gallery accompanied by complete details which mentions that the new roaster can be ordered starting from January 17th.

The German automaker claims that the 2012 Mercedes SLK is an example of efficiency combined with sportiness due to the new 4- and 6-cylinder engines featuring the ECO start/stop function as standard, and the new rear wheel drive platform.

2012 Mercedes SLK image

2012 Mercedes SLK image

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This image was taken as a screen shot from what appeared to be a leaked French promo for the 2012 Mercedes SLK, but as we were writing this article the video was taken down.

As the image shows, the 2012 Mercedes SLK will feature a front fascia that resembles the SLS through its proeminent grille and headlights design that incorporate the adaptive lighting system, the front quarter vents and the LED daytime running lights.

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