2013 Mercedes SLS AMG Black Series first time spied

 2013 Mercedes SLS AMG Black Series first time spied
2013 Mercedes SLS AMG Black Series spy photo - 19.10.2011 / SB-Medien

Stuttgart's cruise missile

Its been rendered and rumored, but here are the first spy photos the 2013 Mercedes SLS AMG Black Series.

Caught at a testing center in Germany, the prototype has a wide body kit with a modified front fascia, revised side skirts and extended fenders. We can also see high-performance brakes and larger rear wheels which hint at some changes to the rear axle.

Under the hood, rumors suggest the 6.3-liter (6,208cc) V8 engine could deliver 600 hp (447 kW / 608 PS) and 677 Nm (499 lb-ft) of torque. This will likely enable the car to accelerate from 0-100 km/h in 3.5 seconds and hit a top speed in excess of 322 km/h (200 mph).

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More power + more handling = more HOONING!!! Simple AMG equation, German muscle cars without any drawbacks
Oct 30, 2011 5:49 am
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It looks great, but I think it is really similar to the Pagani Huyra(the new Pagani, especially from the front
Oct 24, 2011 8:54 am
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Can I also have some of whatever U R havin?!?
Oct 27, 2011 1:47 pm
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As much of a Benz fan as I am, I'd rather have an SLS Roadster and wait for my Challenge/Stradale version of the 458 to do my dirty work. The SLS Black will be a rare and sweet sight to see, however.
Oct 23, 2011 10:49 pm
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Looks good already.
Oct 20, 2011 6:11 am
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they should turbocharge this and lighten the weight.
Oct 20, 2011 3:38 am
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Now this is AMGs opportunity to push the envelope further and go guns blazing with horsepower and speed. It should sell this to those who already have the SLS and dissuade hardcore Ferrari/Mc/Lambo/Porsche buyers. The car is already too wide and low to make it docile as per 'Mercs' day to day livability ethos and it should be more than an SLS+, its gotta be much much more with much less weight.
Oct 20, 2011 2:49 am
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I respect all of you guys getting excited over this but even if I had the money I wouldn't go for this. For some reason this is not a dream machine for me. Sorry if I offend anyone.
Oct 20, 2011 12:03 am
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I read in Autoexpress and auto blog that the 6.3 will be upgraded to around 640 hp
Oct 19, 2011 8:35 pm
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unless it has a 700 bhp then its not worth building.. hope it wont disappoint like the sl65bs
Oct 19, 2011 4:16 pm
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ur an idiot (Edit:- I take that back. sorry)
Oct 19, 2011 7:21 pm
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Oh my God, Oh my God, Oh my God. Brilliant. All other cars should worship this car as a god and give burnt offerings to it and go to car church and ask it for forgiveness for their car sins.
Oct 19, 2011 3:08 pm
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Wow this thing is going to be mean, just expected more HP and Torque
Oct 19, 2011 3:06 pm
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i hope they add significant lightness.
Oct 20, 2011 4:20 am
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That has got to be the baddest paint job I've ever seen on a test car. Already excited for this car.
Oct 19, 2011 3:01 pm
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put the 5.5L V8 Biturbo inside with close to 700hp and the rest should be done in Black series way also!
Oct 19, 2011 2:27 pm
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