The 2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class will arrive in US showrooms this May. With a new look, innovative technology and new standard safety features the 2012 SLK-Class will continue to be a sporty roadster with stylish comfort!

Standard Equipment

  • SLK250: 1.8 litre turbo inline-4 with 201 hp / 229 lb/ft torque
  • SLK350: 3.5 litre V6 with 302 hp / 273 lb/ft torque
  • Power seats and steering column with memory and lumbar
  • ATTENTION ASSIST
  • Adaptive BRAKE with HOLD function
  • LED daytime running lights
  • Rain-sensing intermittent wipers
  • HomeLink garage door opener
  • Integrated Compass in rearview mirror
  • 8 Airbags – up from 6
  • HD Radio
  • Aluminum trimmed roll bars
  • Electronic parking brake
  • mbrace
  • Flex bottle holder

Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Mars Red
  • Obsidian Black Metallic
  • Steel Grey Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Palladium Silver Metallic
  • Pearl Beige Metallic
  • Diamond White Metallic
  • Indium Grey Metallic
  • Silver Mist Metallic
  • Lunar Blue Metallic – ¬†delayed launch

Interior Colors

  • Black – MB-Tex, Leather and Premium Leather
  • Sahara Beige – MB-Tex, Leather
  • Ash / Black – MB-Tex, Leather
  • Bengal Red / Black – Premium Leather
  • Trims – Aluminum is standard

Option Packages

Premium 1 Package - $2590

  • iPod/MP3 Media Interface
  • AIRSCARF
  • Sirius Satellite Radio
  • harman/kardon Premium Sound
  • Heated Seats
  • IR Remote Roof Automation

Trim Package – $990

  • Burl Walnut trim on center console and doors
  • Wood and Leather shift knob
  • Wood and Leather Steering Wheel

Lighting Package – $1070

  • Bi-Xenon Headlamps with Active Curve Illumination
  • Headlamp Cleaning System

321 Sport Package – SLK350 $2500, SLK 250 TBD

  • 18″ AMG 5-spoke Wheels
  • Ambient Lighting in Solar Red
  • Sport body styling

Multimedia Package – $2150

  • COMAND system with Hard Drive Navigation
  • 7.0″ High-Res LCD screen with 3D map views
  • Enhance Voice Control System
  • 10GB Music Register
  • 6-disk DVD changer
  • Gracenote Media Database with cover art
  • SD card slot

DISTRONIC PLUS Package – Special Order – $1900, required Multimedia Package and Automatic Transmission

  • DISTRONIC PLUS with PRE-SAFE Brake
  • PRE-SAFE

Dynamic Handling Package – Special Order – TBD

  • Continuously Controlled Electronic Suspension
  • 2 Driver-Selectable Suspension Modes
  • Torque Vectoring Brake
  • Sport Button
  • The best blend of agility and comfort

Stand-Alone Options – SLK250/SLK350

  • 18″ 5-twin spoke wheel – TBD/$500
  • PARKTRONIC with Parking Guidance – $970/$970
  • Analog clock on Dash Top – $250/$250
  • AIRGUIDE Windstop – $350/$350
  • MAGIC SKY CONTROL Panoramic Roof – $2500/$2500
  • Panoramic roof with fixed tint – $500/$500
  • 7G-TRONIC Automatic transmission – $1520/Standard
  • Digital Dual Zone Climate Control – $760/$760
  • KEYLESS-GO – TBD
  • Leather – TBD/Standard
  • Premium Leather – TBD/$630
  • Illuminated Doors Sills – TBD
  • Wheel Locks – TBD
  • Media Interface PLUS – TBD
  • Rear Spoiler – TBD
  • Chrome Hood Vent Fins – TBD
  • Nav + 4 – TBD

Wheels:

  1. SLK250 Standard 17″
  2. SLK350 Standard 18″
  3. SLK250 / SLK350 Optional 18″ Sport
  4. SLK250 / SLK350 Optional 18″

All of this information and pricing is still preliminary can can change before the vehicle is released. The US debut will be at the New York International Auto Show on April 20th.  The 2012 SLK-Class is available for order now.

March 19, 2011 at 9:04 am by Jesse Cannon-Wallace
Category: SLK-Class