Spy shots have been released courtesy of iMotorMag UK, of the 2012 Mercedes SLK. Apparently, apart from the obvious design elements, it is said to have a more upright front end and wing mirrors mounted on the doors. This is to make it more pedestrian friendly, in case of an accident.
Mercedes is said to be rolling out diesel versions of this sports car, to stave off competition from other diesel-engine performance cars but very little else is known about the engine. Expected to be launched in three year’s time, the 2012 SLK features a panoramic roof glass and day time running lights, as well as a fordable hard top.
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