Please Tell Us Your City

Knowing your city will help us provide relevant content to you.

Sorry! No matching results found. Try again.Error Identifying Your Location.

Log in to CarWale

Please enter your password
Forgot password?
Please enter your registered email

Or Login with

Sign in with facebook
Sign In with google

Sign up to CarWale

Please enter your name
+91
Please enter your mobile number
Please enter your password
Please enter your password
Ad

2016 Mercedes-Benz SLK to be rechristened as SLC-Class

April 10, 2015, 03:53 PM IST by Ranjan R. Bhat
2016 Mercedes-Benz SLK to be rechristened as SLC-Class

A heavily disguised test mule of the Mercedes-Benz SLK facelift was recently spotted undergoing trials in Europe. The bigger news however, is that Mercedes-Benz will be renaming the two-seater convertible to SLC-Class, in line with the company’s new nomenclature.

The current R172 Mercedes-Benz SLK is at present one of the oldest models in the German manufacturer’s line-up and hasn’t received any major update since 2012. The new SLC-Class will be a mid-cycle update of the current car and hence, will continue to be based upon the same platform.

Aesthetically though, the new SLC will feature some major updates to bring it in line with the current crop of Mercedes-Benz cars.  The front of the test mule sported heavy camouflage, though the overall shape of the front bumper and headlamps point at a more rounded design.

The new Mercedes-Benz SLC is expected to be globally unveiled quite late in the year, around the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show in September. For now, Mercedes-Benz is planning to update the engine line-up of the current SL with the addition of a host of four-pot engines. 

 Source: CarScoops
Tags:Mercedes-Benz,SLK-Class,Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class
Show CommentsHide Comments
Ad
  • Upcoming Cars

Mahindra e20 NXTMahindra e20 NXT

Jul 2019

6L - ₹ 8L
Mahindra eKUV100Mahindra eKUV100

Dec 2019

8L - ₹ 9L
Jeep RenegadeJeep Renegade

Jan 2020

12L - ₹ 17L
BMW New X5BMW New X5

Apr 2019

70L - ₹ 90L
Mercedes-Benz GLE NewMercedes-Benz GLE New

May 2019

65L - ₹ 80L
All Upcoming Cars
Ask the experts1800 2090 230Mon-Fri (9 AM - 8 PM)
Sat (9 AM - 5:30 PM)
Sun (9 AM - 7 PM)
Toll free

Select your city to avail offers

Currently available only in