A quick buying guide for 2009 Mercedes Benz SL AMG sports car

Mercedes SL AMG sports car was launched in 2009 but it is still a hot favorite of sports car lovers. It packs luxury and power in a package that is hard to find in any other sports car.

2009 Mercedes Benz SL AMG is available in three trims with each trim having its own set of standard equipment and optional features. These three trims are SL63 AMG, SL65 AMG and SL65 AMG Black Series. A detailed review of each trim is necessary in order to make a better choice.

When launched in 2009, the SL Class was the best two-seat roadster with a retractable hardtop. Mercedes reinvented the SL Class with new steering, handling and braking. And the car that came out from the stable of Mercedes was a class apart. It got a thumbing welcome by the car lovers and also a high rating by experts and even from critics. Today even after seven years of its service, the SL Class still has the charm it had on its launch.

Let’s review the SL AMG models one by one for your convenience


It is the third model of SL Class and the first model of AMG series. Since SL63 AMG is the first trim of AMG, it can be called base model for the much popular AMG series. Standard equipment available on SL63 AMG include 19-inch wheels, active bi-xenon headlamps, rain-sensing and heated wipers, a wind-deflector and dual-zone automatic climate control. It looks beautiful in multicolor sports seats that have multiple lumbar and bolster adjustments. On the electronics side, it boasts COMAND electronics interface of Mercedes Benz and a Harmon Kardon Logic7 audio system with six-CD/DVD changer.

Once you know engine power of SL63 AMG, you will want to buy this used Mercedes Benz Toronto but there are more models to explore. It features a 6.2L V8 engine with 518 hp and 465 lb-ft torque. Mercedes had put a seven-speed automated-clutch manual gearbox called Speedshift MCT in the SL63 AMG.


It is a level up hence boasts more features. In addition to the standard equipment, the SL65 AMG has 19-inch wheels and diamond-pattern leather upholstery. It comes with a panoramic sunroof and Airscraf head restraints for comfortable driving during cool weather. The Airscarf blows warm air over the seats. The SL65 AMG packs a twin-turbocharged 6L V12 engine with 6.4 hp and 738 lb-ft torque. But wait before you make any opinion on buying the SL65 AMG as the Black Series is yet to be reviewed.

SL65 Black Series

It is top-of-the-line trim of 2009 Mercedes Benz SL AMG. The Black Series is known for its feather light carbon-fiber body parts. It has also got some mechanical and aerodynamic upgrades over its predecessors and these upgrades take its performance to next level. It shares the same engine that the SL65 AMG has but Black Series engine cranks 670 horse power. If you are a power hungry car driver then Black Series is the sports car for you.

SL63 AMG is also a good choice as its features can be improved to SL65 AMG with Premium 1 package. In Black Series, you will get tremendous power but the roof isn’t retractable. Make your decision wisely.

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