Mercedes-Benz will use the backdrop of 2023 Monterey Automotive Week presently underway in California to current the 2024 AMG SL 63 Manufaktur Large Sur.
Because the identify suggests, the automotive has been developed by Mercedes’ Manufaktur personalization division and takes inspiration from the Large Sur area of California’s coast line, and particularly the orange glow of the sunsets that occur there.
The automotive makes its debut on Thursday and will likely be out there to order later this yr. It will likely be out there completely to U.S. prospects and Mercedes mentioned numbers will likely be restricted, although the automaker hasn’t offered a determine. Mercedes additionally hasn’t talked about pricing.
Distinctive to the automotive is its orange paint, which options inside and outside. There’s additionally burgundy leather-based trim with orange distinction stitching, together with a handful of “Manufaktur” scripts.
2024 Mercedes-Benz AMG SL 63 Manufaktur Large Sur
Additionally fitted to the automotive are an exterior chrome bundle, black brake calipers, a black roof, and black 21-inch wheels. An AMG brand can be used on the hood as a substitute of the normal Mercedes star, though a star nonetheless seems within the grille. Mercedes additionally consists of lots of the SL 63’s out there options as normal, reminiscent of a front-axle carry system, an energetic hydraulic suspension with adaptive dampers, an digital driver-assist bundle, and a Burmester sound system.
Primarily based on AMG’s SL 63, the automotive is powered by a twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8 that generates 577 hp, or sufficient to spirit the automotive from 0-60 mph in 3.5 seconds and on to a ruled high pace of 196 mph. A 9-speed automated and normal all-wheel drive full the drivetrain bundle.
The arrival of the 2024 AMG SL 63 Manufaktur Large Sur additionally marks the beginning of a Manufaktur personalization program for the SL vary within the U.S., which Mercedes mentioned will provide patrons extra paint and trim choices to select from.
Mercedes can even use Monterey Automotive Week to current its redesigned AMG GT sports activities automotive. The brand new GT is carefully associated to the SL however could have a definite look. The GT can even be out there completely as a coupe this time round.