Mercedes-Benz has awarded by famous car magazine “auto, motor und sport“, through the reader’s survey and voted the Mercedes-Benz as the “Best cars of the year” 2013 for two categories among the best 10 different categories. In the convertible category, the Mercedes SLS AMG Roadster got highest 13.7% reader votes in the category of H cabriolet. On the other hand, the Mercedes-Benz G-Class got highest 12.3% reader votes in the SUV category with best off-road capabilities. For more than 30-years, the readers are doing significant voting for the prestigious magazine and this year too, it is large readers voting of 1,12000 have given their useful time for the valuable selection of cars in different categories.
Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster : In the category of convertible, readers has given their maximum support to AMG Roadster for its attractive style and advanced technology. The SLS AMG Roadster is basically developed from a two-door sports coupe and have the best 8-cylinder sound. It has the impressive lightweight construction comprised of aluminium space frame body, the best planned driving dynamics with best safety features. Under the hood, it has AMG 6.3 Litre V8 front mid-Engine, which is quite capable of generating a horsepower of 571[420 kilo-Watts] with the feature of 7-speed dual clutch transmission.
Mercedes-Benz G-Class : In the category of SUV, the enhanced G-Class is chosen as the Best cars in SUV category for off-road capabilities. The revised G-Class has exceptional off-road capabilities as compared to other vehicles in the same category. Improved interiors with best quality material and finish, the G-Class has redesigned center console and instrument cluster, a colour screen panel between 2 new round dials, featuring the elegant COMAND Online infotainment system as standard feature. While adding to the exterior luxury, it has the new LED daytime driving lamps with new exterior mirrors. Addition of new advanced safety technology, features Blind Spot Assist feature, PARKTRONIC for assisting in the parking and DISTRONIC PLUS for adaptive cruise control system.
On the other hand, the new G 63 AMG has 8-cylinder bi-turbo Engine with ECO start/stop technology as standard, while the G 65 AMG has 12-cylinder bi-turbo Engine.
Auto Press Release 2013
The SLS AMG Roadster is the best cabriolet and the G-Class the best off-road car according to the results of a recent German readers’ poll by specialist car magazine “auto, motor und sport”.