Mercedes has been making a diesel version of the SLK for some time now, so I set about finding out whether a diesel sports car can actually be entertaining.
Can a sports car with a diesel engine still be called a sports car? We nabbed the keys to Mercedes' diesel SLK and found out.
A fun, luxury roadster, the 2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK350 carries an excellent cabin tech suite and delivers aggressive performance, but those looking for a cruiser might find the SLK350 too much of a beast.
Mercedes-Benz gave the SLK350 a significant update for 2012, with a more aggressive engine sound and looks. CNET reviews this new roadster from Germany.
Redesigned and reloaded with tech, but it's not worth the price you pay or the power you get.
The SLK350 went through some changes for the 2012 model year, going from luxury cruiser to high-revving sports car.
The SLK AMG arrives in U.S. dealerships early next year.
In an effort to reduce fuel consumption, Mercedes-Benz has added direct injection and a cylinder deactivation feature to the new V-8 engine in the 2012 SLK AMG roadster.
Mercedes' dorky little coupe gets reconfigured to be beat up on the playground less.
Mercedes' dorky little coupe reconfigured to beat up on the playground less