Car Legends: 2006 Mercedes-Benz SLK 55 AMG Black Series

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Car Legends 2006 Mercedes-Benz SLK 55 AMG Black Series

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Back in 2006 the AMG Performance Studio presented the SLK 55 AMG Black Series, that was equipped with a 5.5-liter V8 engine producing 400 hp at 5,750 rpm with 520 Nm of torque, that enabled it to do the 0-100 km/h in 4.5 seconds and the 0-200 km/h in 15.5 seconds, with its top speed being electronically limited at 280 km/h.

Car Legends 2006 Mercedes-Benz SLK 55 AMG Black Series




The car was equipped with a AMG Speedshift 7G-Tronic gearbox, it had an AMG adjustable sports suspension, 19-inch AMG forged wheels that where 31 kilos lighter, compared to the standard 18-inch wheels of the car.

The SLK 55 AMG Black Series made also extensive use of carbon, with its total weight being 1495 kg. Only 100 SLK 55 AMG Black Series were built in 2006, each having an initial price of €107,300, now you can pick one around €70,000.