Bill Clinton famously said, "You can put wings on a pig, but you don't make it an eagle." But what the randy former president forgot to mention was that if you put wings on a Benz, you end up with one of the most awesome supercars known to man--the 160,000 pound ($253,000) Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG.
Ask the folks at AMG, a subsidiary of Mercedes-Benz specializing in high-performance cars, and they'll tell you the new SLS is designed to compete with thoroughbreds such as the, Lamborghini Gallardo LP560, and . Them's fightin' words, so it was with great pleasure--and our customary sprinkling of cynicism--that we scurried to the company's Brooklands, England, test track to go hands-on and see for ourselves.
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