The new Mercedes AMG-SL model. Photo: @joeyantwi/Twitter
The new Mercedes AMG-SL model. Photo: @joeyantwi/Twitter
Daniel Langer
Opinion

Opinion

Daniel Langer

Why isn’t the redesigned 2022 Mercedes-AMG SL electric? The new luxury car is an elegant spin on past SL models, but it’s no Tesla Model S

  • Famously driven by Bobby Ewing in Dallas, SL models like the Mercedes-Benz 1956 ‘Gullwing’ 300 SL and the 280 SL were symbols of success in the 70s and 80s
  • The brand lost out to BMW, Porsche and Lexus from the 90s onwards, but has it missed its chance to make a comeback by putting a V8 engine in its new car?

The new Mercedes AMG-SL model. Photo: @joeyantwi/Twitter
The new Mercedes AMG-SL model. Photo: @joeyantwi/Twitter
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