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AUTO NEWS – This is Why The Mercedes SL Is Nonetheless Sticking Round

This is Why The Mercedes SL Is Nonetheless Sticking Round

One among this yr’s most anticipated new fashions was the all-new Mercedes-AMG SL. With its sportier styling, improved efficiency, and high-tech inside, we predict the all-new drop-top is a spectacular return to glory after the last-generation SL was overshadowed by the AMG GT. Nevertheless, once you have a look at the final SL’s dismal gross sales numbers, you would not blame Mercedes for killing it off.

In its heyday again within the early 2000s, Mercedes was frequently promoting round 13,000 SLs yearly. However instances have modified. Sports activities automobiles gross sales have declined whereas SUV and crossover gross sales proceed to develop yr on yr. In contrast, Mercedes solely offered 1,300 SLs final yr. Talking with Automotive and Driver, Michael Knoller, world head of promoting and gross sales for Mercedes-AMG, acknowledged that rising demand for SUVs was partially accountable for the SL’s declining gross sales.

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AUTO NEWS – This is Why The Mercedes SL Is Nonetheless Sticking Round
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