Classic Masterpiece

When the first Mercedes SL roared onto the road in 1954, it created an entirely new and exciting way to get around in style. The latest SL is even better.
Words by Bill Lindsey | April 28, 2022 | Luxury

Since its inception, Mercedes-Benz has a well-earned reputation for building some of the finest vehicles on the road, but the vehicles crafted by their AMG division are even more exceptional. A particularly apt example is the Mercedes-AMG SL 63 Roadster. This sleek beauty is powered by a handcrafted 577-hp bi-turbo V8 linked to a silky-smooth 9-speed AMG Speedshift transmission. The interior is designed to cosset the driver and passenger, making it the ideal choice for a short drive to the mall or a cross-country road trip adventure. Going from 0 to 60 in a mere 3.5 seconds, you’ll never miss out on the last parking spot at Whole Foods. The view from the front, side, rear or above is sure to increase your heartrate. From the imposing grille, to the way the lines flow to the sculpted rear, this is the automotive equivalent of a supermodel;