2013 Mercedes-Benz SLS GT AMG First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2013 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT - Road Test Specs


Year Make Model2013 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT 2dr Coupe (6.2L 8cyl 7AM)
Vehicle TypeRWD 2dr 2-passenger Coupe


ConfigurationLongitudinal, front midengine, rear-wheel drive
Engine typeNaturally aspirated V8, gasoline
Displacement (cc/cu-in)6,208/379
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDouble overhead camshaft
Compression ratio (x:1)11.3
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)583 @ 6,800
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)479 @ 4,750
Fuel typePremium unleaded (required)
Transmission typeSeven-speed automated manual


Suspension, frontDouble wishbone
Suspension, rearDouble wishbone
Steering typeSpeed-proportional power steering
Tire typePerformance front and rear
Tire size, front265/35R19
Tire size, rear295/30R20
Wheel size, front19-by-9.5 inches front
Wheel size, rear20-by-11 inches rear
Wheel materialAlloy
Brakes, frontVentilated disc
Brakes, rearVentilated disc

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)3.7

Fuel Consumption

Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)22.5

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)3,571
Length (in.)182.6
Width (in.)76.3
Height (in.)49.7
Wheelbase (in.)105.5
Track, front (in.)66.2
Track, rear (in.)65.0
Turning circle (ft.)39.0
Legroom, front (in.)41.7
Headroom, front (in.)39.1
Shoulder room, front (in.)58.4
Seating capacity2

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