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Compare Mercedes-AMG SL R232 [SL 55 4MATIC+] vs Chevrolet Corvette C7 Convertible [Grand Sport]

Reviews

Neo score
88%
96%
Pros
  • Rather good performance
  • Decent styling
  • Good handling
  • Good build quality
  • Superb performance
  • Much improved handling
  • Great chassis and suspension
  • High drivetrain reliability
  • Unique 7-speed manual transmission
Cons
  • Obsession with AWD
  • I4 engine in an SL
  • Larger than before
  • Low cargo capacity
  • The Targa may be more interesting

Price

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Variants

SL 55 4MATIC+
SL 63 4MATIC+
Grand Sport
Grand Sport AT
Stingray
Stingray AT
Z06
Z06 AT
ZR1
ZR1 AT

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
213 L / 7.5 cu-ft ~ 240 L / 8.5 cu-ft
171 L / 6.0 cu-ft ~ 243 L / 8.6 cu-ft
Coolant Capacity
12.3 L / 13.0 qt
11.2 L / 11.8 qt
Engine Oil Capacity
9.3 L / 9.8 qt
Fuel Capacity
70.0 L / 18.5 gal
70.0 L / 18.5 gal
Passengers
4
2
Payload
176 kg / 388 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
Ventilated discs, 390 mm
Ventilated discs
Brakes | Rear
Ventilated discs, 360 mm
Ventilated discs
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Electric Steering
Suspension | Front
Double-wishbone
Double-wishbone
Suspension | Rear
Double-wishbone
Double-wishbone
Tire Size
Front wheel tires: 255/45 R19 Rear wheel tires: 285/40 R19
285/30 ZR19, 335/25 ZR20
Turning Circle
12.8 m / 42.1 ft
11.5 m / 37.7 ft

Construction

Body Style
2-door Convertible
2-door Convertible

Dimensions

Size | Height
1359 mm / 53.5 in
1243 mm / 48.9 in
Size | Length
4705 mm / 185.2 in
4514 mm / 177.7 in
Size | Width
1915 mm / 75.4 in
1965 mm / 77.4 in
Track Width | Front
1665.0 mm / 65.6 in
1633.0 mm / 64.3 in
Track Width | Rear
1629.0 mm / 64.1 in
1607.0 mm / 63.3 in
Weight
1875.0 kg / 4133.7 lbs
1614.0 kg / 3558.3 lbs
Wheel Size
Front wheel rims: 9.5J x 19 Rear wheel rims: 11J x 19
19 in, 20 in
Wheelbase
2700 mm / 106.3 in
2710 mm / 106.7 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
3.9 sec
4.2 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
3.7 sec
4.0 sec
CO2 Emission
268 ~ 288 g/km
282 g/km
Coefficient Of Drag
0.31
Fuel Economy
11.8 L/100km / 19.9 MPG (combined)
12.3 L/100km / 19.1 MPG (combined) | 19.4 L/100km / 12.1 MPG (urban) | 8.2 L/100km / 28.7 MPG (highway)
Top Speed
295.0 km/h / 183.3 mph
285.0 km/h / 177.1 mph

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
Front-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
Front-engine (longitudinal), Rear-wheel drive
Emission Standard
Euro 6
Engine
M 177
LT1
Engine | Bore
83.0 mm / 3.3 in
103.2 mm / 4.1 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
8.6:1
11.5:1
Engine | Displacement
4.0 L / 243.0 cu-in / 3982.0 cc
6.2 L / 376.0 cu-in / 6162.0 cc
Engine | Power
476.0 hp / 355.0 kW @ 5500-6500 rpm
466.0 hp / 347.5 kW @ 6000 rpm
Engine | Redline
6600 rpm
Engine | Specific Output
119.5 hp/L / 2.0 hp/cu-in
75.6 hp/L / 1.2 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
92.0 mm / 3.6 in
92.0 mm / 3.6 in
Engine | Torque
700 Nm / 516.3 lb-ft @ 2250-4500 rpm
630 Nm / 464.7 lb-ft @ 4600 rpm
Engine | Type
Bi-turbocharged direct-injected petrol V8 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
Naturally-aspirated direct-injected petrol V8 pushrod (OHV) engine with 2 values per cylinder
Transmission | Gears
9-speed
7-speed
Transmission | Type
Automatic AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT
Manual

Production

Availability
2021
2016 ~ 2019
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