2018 Mercedes-Benz SLC Roadster San Luis Obispo CA

2018 Mercedes-Benz SLC Roadster driving by ocean

Created to cut through wind with precision and leave a lasting impression wherever you go, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz SLC Roadster is what you get when you mix decades of impressive Mercedes-Benz tradition with the soul of a sports car. Twin torch LED lights pave the way for adventure while sleek lines and an aerodynamic body give you the speed and efficiency you crave. Add in the SLC's signature power retractable hardtop and you've got a recipe for an icon.

Take a look below we explore the best performance and safety features available for the 2018 Mercedes-Benz SLC Roadster and see if this sporty roadster is the right vehicle for you!

Test Drive the 2018 Mercedes-Benz SLC Roadster

Under the hood of the 2018 Mercedes-Benz SLC Roadster, you will find a 2.0L turbo-4 engine that can reach up to 241 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque. Multispark ignition and high-pressure Direct Injection allow the turbocharged engine to go from 0 to 60 in 5.8 seconds. The engine is then paired with a paddle-shifted 9G-TRONIC automatic transmission that makes shorter movements between gears for smooth shifting, no matter how fast you are accelerating. Finally, sport-tuned 4-wheel multilink suspension helps you to take corners with ease and allows you to adapt to a multitude of road conditions.

Because life comes at you fast when you are in the driver seat of the new SLC Roadster, you have to have some impressive safety features to put your mind at east. Advanced intuitive safety features like ATTENTION ASSIST® and Active Brake Assist monitors you and the vehicle and alerts you when it senses danger. In terms of driver assistive features, the new SLC Roadster comes available with Blind Spot Assist and Lane Keeping Assist, two safety tools that use radar technology to keep you from colliding with other vehicles when trying to merge or when driving on the highway. Other notable safety features that are available on the 2018 Mercedes-Benz SLC Roadster include Distance Pilot DISTRONIC®, PRESAFE®, Parking Assist PARKTRONIC, and more.

If you would like to see the 2018 Mercedes-Benz SLC Roadster in person, stop by Alfano Motorcars for a test drive today!