Where the open road reaches for the sky.
Puts wind in your sails, with one turbo or two
The innovative SLC engines combine fire-breathing power with free-breathing efficiency. Both the 241-hp 2.0L turbo-4 in the SLC 300 and AMG®-infused 362-hp biturbo V6 in the SLC 43 turn motion into emotion. Their multispark ignition and high-pressure Direct Injection self-tune every few milliseconds, so they turn fuel into good, clean fun.
Shifts like a dream, swings with your mood
A slick paddle-shifted 9-speed automatic combines a wider range with shorter steps between gears, to make the most of the torque curve. It's also lighter, quicker and more efficient. DYNAMIC SELECT has a mode for every mood, from ECO to Sport+. Each one varies the throttle, shifting, steering and more. There's even a mode you can customize.
When corners get sharp, it gets sharper
Every SLC embraces the curves and clings to the road with a sport-tuned 4-wheel multilink suspension. A new adjustable suspension continuously adapts the SLC 300's damping to the road surface, or you can dial it in via DYNAMIC SELECT. The AMG® SLC 43 features its own AMG® Sport Suspension, with more rigid components and refined geometry.
Roadster freedom, track-star performance
The AMG® SLC 43 is not just a more powerful SLC, it's pumped up in virtually every way. Big, perforated brakes with 4-piston front calipers lurk behind 18-inch AMG® wheels. Its 362-hp V6 biturbo engine features increased turbo boost. Its 9-speed is quicker-shifting. And an AMG® Handling Package hones its performance to an even finer edge.
Classic proportions, ultramodern details
From its diamond-textured grille to its "twin torch" LED taillamps and mirror logo projectors, the SLC wraps its long-hood/short-deck balance in brilliance. Designed to slice through the wind and through corners, its sleek muscle and wide stance reveal its pure sports-car soul. And its power hardtop is among the industry's most elegant.
Easygoing hardtop, open even when it's closed
In under 20 seconds, the SLC's signature power retractable hardtop folds into the trunk, delivering open-air euphoria while leaving ample luggage space. An electric trunk divider makes top-lowering even easier. Choose a standard Panorama roof with a tinted see-through panel, or the electrically variable tint of exclusive MAGIC SKY CONTROL®.
Take in the air, and the airwaves
Craftsmanship meets connectivity in the SLC cockpit. Advanced technology is available in abundance, from music streaming to navigation with online searching. Clear analog gauges team with vivid color displays. Even the electronic gear selector wraps high-tech operation in a sculpture of aluminum and leather.
When it comes to style, the sky's the limit
The open-air SLC is always open to showing your style. A wide array of colors, 18-inch wheels and options let you take it up a notch or two. The SLC 300 AMG® Line Exterior adds AMG® bodywork and a chrome grille. A new SLC 43 AMG® Performance Studio RedArt Package emboldens body and cockpit. And on either SLC, a Night Package cloaks key elements in gloss black.
Take a warm ride, even under a chilly sky
The SLC's available AIRSCARF® neck-level heating system envelops your neck and shoulders in warmed air. It's like a virtual scarf you don't have to tie, so you can keep the top down longer after the sun goes down, or summer turns to fall. Three heat settings and speed-dependent airflow help make cool days and evenings cozier.
Line up the stars, or block out the sun.
A Mercedes-Benz exclusive, MAGIC SKY CONTROL® turns the Panorama roof transparent by electrically aligning tiny particles within its special glass overhead panel. Switch off the power and it darkens, to help keep out harsh sunlight and its thermal energy. It effectively blocks UV and infrared rays in either mode, helping keep the cabin cooler.
Entertainment from everywhere, as close as your cockpit
The advanced entertainment and information systems available in the SLC put the world at your fingertips. You can stream audio from your Bluetooth® device, or a variety of online sources plus WiFi with the mbrace® Entertain Package. Available Apple CarPlay and Android Auto put their own interfaces, apps and voice control into your SLC.
In the moment, and for your future.
The SLC's safety engineering stretches beyond its reinforced body and dual roll bars. Its systems use a variety of advanced sensors to help look out for you. Among them, radar-based Active Brake Assist can help reduce collisions with traffic ahead. And optional Distance Pilot DISTRONIC® cruise control can slow, stop and go with the flow.
Special ID: 14001 - 2018 Mercedes-Benz SLC SLC 300 Roadster - Available only to qualified customers through Mercedes-Benz Financial through 9/30/2018. Lease starting at $509 for 36 months for a 2018 Mercedes-Benz SLC SLC 300 Roadster with an MSRP of $52,345. $5,043 due at signing includes $3,739 down, $0 security deposit, $795 acquisition fee and first month's payment of $509, excludes retailer fees, additional options, taxes, title and registration fees. Total monthly payments equal $18,324. Total payments equal $22,858. Actual rates and payments of closed-end lease may vary. Not everyone will qualify. You must take new retail delivery from dealer stock by 9/30/2018. Lessee responsible for insurance, maintenance, excess wear and excess mileage over 30,000 miles at $0.25 /mile. All amounts shown are estimates, retailer sets actual amounts. Includes all applicable offers. Residency restrictions apply. Lessee has option to purchase vehicle at lease end at price negotiated with retailer and approved lender at signing. Termination fee may apply. Contact dealer for availability and for complete details.