2017 Mercedes-AMG SLC 43

2017 Mercedes-AMG SLC 43 Specifications

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About the 2017 Mercedes-AMG SLC 43

The 2017 Mercedes-AMG SLC 43 is a rear-wheel drive two-door roadster that was released to the Australian market on 01/07/2017 classified as a 172 MY17.5. The SLC is regarded as a sports car built in Germany with prices from a dealer as a used car starting at A$90,800.

The SLC is a rear-wheel drive 2 door with 2 seats, powered by a 3.0L TURBO V6 engine that has 270 kW of power (at 5500 rpm) and 520 Nm of torque (at 2500 rpm) via a Nine-speed Automatic G-Tronic. MERCEDES-AMG claims the SLC 43 uses 7.9L/100km of Premium Unleaded Petrol in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 180g of CO2. It has a 70L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 886km per full tank.

The SLC measures 1301mm (51.2 inches) in height, 4133mm (162.7 inches) in length, 1810mm (71.3 inches) in width with a 2430mm (95.7 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 1591kg (3507.6 lbs) of unladen weight. The SLC 43 comes standard with 235/40 ZR18 front tyres and 255/35 ZR18 rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 25,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2017 Mercedes-AMG SLC 43 has a 122mm ground clearance.

The VIN number can be found on the Transmission Tunnel RHS and the compliance plate is located on the Driver Side Centre B-Pillar. An example VIN number would be similar to WDD1724662F000001.


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Mercedes-AMG SLC 43 Details
Used Price From DealerA$90,800
Trade-In ValueA$79,000
Series172 MY17.5
Body Styletwo-door roadster
Release date01/07/2017
Discontinued date30/06/2018
Drive typeRWD
VIN plate locationTransmission Tunnel RHS
Compliance plate locationDriver Side Centre B-Pillar
VIN ExampleWDD1724662F000001
Country of originGermany
SegmentSports Car
Safety ANCAP ratingNot tested
Number of doors2
Seating capacity2
Mercedes-AMG SLC 43 Engine Specifications
Size2996cc, 3.0L
Power @ RPM 270kW @ 5500rpm (362.1 hp)
Torque @ RPM520Nm @ 2500rpm (383.5 lb-ft)
Cylindersturbocharged six-cylinder
Number of Valves24
Euro RatingEURO 6
Compression ratio10.7
Power/weight ratio169.7kw/tonne
Bore/stroke88mm × 82.1mm (3.5in × 3.2in)
Mercedes-AMG SLC 43 Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionNine-speed Automatic G-Tronic
Drive typerear-wheel drive
Turning circle10.52m (34.5 ft)
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC
Front tyre & wheel size235/40 ZR18 - 8Jx18
Rear tyre & wheel size255/35 ZR18 - 9Jx18
Front suspension typeControl Arm, Spring strut, Coil Spring
Rear suspension typeMulti-link system, Coil Spring
Mercedes-AMG SLC 43 Fuel Specifications
Fuel tank capacity70L
Fuel consumption (combined average)7.9L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)-
Fuel consumption highway (average)-
Vehicle range886.1km (550.6 miles)
Emission standardEURO 6
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)180g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)-
CO2 emissions (highway)-
Mercedes-AMG SLC 43 Dimensions
Length4133mm (162.7 inches)
Width1810mm (71.3 inches)
Height1301mm (51.2 inches)
Wheelbase2430mm (95.7 inches)
Front track1538mm (60.6 inches)
Rear track1555mm (61.2 inches)
Ground clearance122mm (4.8 inches)
Unladen weight1591kg (3507.6 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass1890kg (4166.7 lbs)
Gross Combination Mass-
Mercedes-AMG SLC 43 Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity-
Unbraked towing capacity-
Mercedes-AMG SLC 43 Warranty
Warranty length36 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Mercedes-AMG SLC 43 Servicing
Service interval (km)25,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Mercedes-AMG SLC 43 Options
Standard Features
  • Additional 12 Volt Socket/s
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Airbags - Window
  • Air Conditioning
  • Active Bonnet
  • Active High Beam Control
  • Apple Car Play
  • Autonomous Emergency Braking
  • Ambient Interior Lighting
  • Alarm System/Remote Anti Theft
  • Adjustable Speed Limiter
  • Anti-Slip Regulation
  • Adjustable Steering Wheel - Tilt & Telescopic
  • Ambient Temperature Display
  • Android Auto
  • AUX/USB Input Socket
  • 18 Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Brake Assist
  • Body Coloured Exterior Door Handles
  • Body Coloured Exterior Mirrors
  • Blind Spot Monitoring
  • Bluetooth Connectivity
  • Brake-pad Wear Indicator
  • Cruise Control Intelligent/Active
  • Cup Holders - Front Seats
  • Central Locking Remote Control
  • Digital Audio Broadcast Radio +
  • Driver Fatigue Detection
  • Driver Mode Selection
  • Daytime Running Lights - LED
  • Door Sill Finishers - Embossed/Personalised
  • Digital Video Disc Player
  • Emergency Brake Lights - Flashing
  • Exterior Mirrors - Auto Dimming
  • Exterior Mirrors - Heated
  • Electric Parking Brake
  • Electronic Stability Program
  • First-Aid Kit
  • Front Centre Armrest
  • Front Footwell Lights
  • Floor Mats - Front & Rear
  • Glovebox Compartment
  • Headlights - Auto On/Off Function
  • Hard Disk Drive (Built-in)
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Hill Holder
  • Illuminated - Entry/Exit with Delayed Fade
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Keyless Go
  • Luggage/Cargo Area Light(s)
  • LED Headlights
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • Lumbar Support Both Front Seats
  • Leather Steering Wheel
  • Leather Upholstery
  • Memory Card Reader
  • Multi Function Control Screen
  • Multi Function Display
  • Multi Function Steering Wheel
  • MP3 Compatible Audio/CD Player
  • Map/Reading Lights - Front
  • One Touch Convenience Turn Signal
  • Passenger Airbag Deactivation
  • Power Boot Lid
  • Parking Distance Control Front & Rear
  • Paddle Shifters on Steering Wheel
  • Power front seats
  • Power Mirrors With Folding
  • Power Exterior Mirrors - Heated
  • Power Mirrors With Indicators
  • Power Mirrors With Memory
  • PreSafe
  • Power Windows With One-Touch Operation
  • Rear Lights - LED
  • Red Stitching on Seats
  • Rain Sensing Wipers
  • Reversing Camera
  • Rear View Mirror Auto Dimming
  • Rear Window Demister
  • Side Airbags
  • Satellite Navigation
  • Seatbelts - Load Limiters Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Reminder for All Seats
  • Sports Exhaust System
  • Sunglass Holder
  • Side Impact Protection
  • Storage Net - Front Passenger Footwell
  • Sports Pedals
  • Sport Seats
  • Panoramic Sunroof Sliding
  • Sports Steering Wheel - Flat-bottomed
  • Premium Sound System
  • Speed Sensitive Power Steering
  • Sports Suspension
  • Sunvisors with Vanity Mirrors & Illumination
  • Spare Wheel - Space Saver/Temporary
  • Trip Computer
  • Tyre Pressure Monitoring System
  • Wood/Leather Steering Wheel
  • Warning Triangle
Optional Features-