Carlsson has introduced a new performance kit for the Mercedes SL Class R231 offering a huge range of wheels, engine performance and other components on the lines of popular public demand.

Engine: The torque and performance increase for R231 is as under (before and after):

Standard (R231, X166, C216, W / V221, W / V222)

Max. Power: 320/335 kW (435/455 hp) / 5250 rpm max.

Torque: 700 Nm / 1800 – 3500 rpm V-max: 250 km / h
Carlsson (R231, X166, C216, W / V221, W / V222)

Max. Power: 385 kW (523 hp) / 5250 rpm

Max. Torque: 800 Nm / 2100 – 3500 rpm

V-max: 250-300 km / h

Wheels: The wheels are available in a massive variety.  One of them which is included in the kit is as below:

Wheelset design 1/16 RS Diamond Edition

VA: 8.5 x 19 with 255/35

HA: 8.5 x 19 with 255/35

Suspension: The C-Tronic lowering of about 30mm with ABC chassis gives the car a more dynamic appearance and improves the performance and handling of the roadster since less air passes from under the belly of Mercedes SL Class R231 increasing ground grip and ride quality.

Interior: The interior comprises of an aluminum footrest with Carlsson logo for shift and automatic transmissions, aluminum pedal pads, aluminum footrest for both shift and automatic transmissions. Floor mats with Carlsson logo in black soft suede without footrest and last but not the least access panels with blue illuminated Carlsson logo for both sides (driver and passenger).

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