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Old 31st May 2005, 23:17   #1
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Default You are not going to believe this!!! SLK55SLR

You are not going to believe this!!! Dubai is crazy. Period. SLK55SLR. Period. I will wait for AMG to officially better this, true to their tradition. Till then savour the pics.

Owned by Mohammed bin Sulayem, those who remember, he is a famous Middle Eastern rally driver, I think he ventured into powerboats too, not sure.

Needless to say he also owns
Ferrari Enzo, F40 & F50
Porsche GT1
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And hell knows what else.....

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Old 31st May 2005, 23:36   #2
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There is one in India too, but I think its not a 55. If I'm not mistaken the pics are also taken.

EDIT: My mistake, just checked, there is a SL500 with the SLK nose in India.

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hey dude
wild pics man !! any idea what size those tyres are ??
any way great pics


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Woahhhh!!! thats a beast of a machine...great find bro..
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Awe -- Inspiring ....
What a machine ... Only if it would have been black ...
People in Dubai have crazy money .. Thats it
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There is one in India too, but I think its not a 55. If I'm not mistaken the pics are also taken.

EDIT: My mistake, just checked, there is a SL500 with the SLK nose in India.

Errr....you seem to have misunderstood the thread all together. This originally was a SLK 55 AMG, which now has a SLR, of the McLaren-Mercedes fame, engine in it. So read 626 bhp going to the rear wheels. How he manages to put all that power down with those tyres, and whether his ESP warning light flickers, or remains continuously lit up is a different issue.

There is none other like this in the whole world, i'm sure, and definitely nothing like this anywhere in India.

Once again, these are not pics of just another SLK 55 AMG, it's a SLK 55 with a SLR engine!!!!

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Read this on ultimatecarpage.com forums a couple of days ago.wanted to posted it but ya got it ported-head.neat mods though,to be more precise ABSOLUTE INSANE.
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Errr....you seem to have misunderstood the thread all together. This originally was a SLK 55 AMG, which now has a SLR, of the McLaren-Mercedes fame, engine in it. So read 626 bhp going to the rear wheels. How he manages to put all that power down with those tyres, and whether his ESP warning light flickers, or remains continuously lit up is a different issue.

There is none other like this in the whole world, i'm sure, and definitely nothing like this anywhere in India.

Once again, these are not pics of just another SLK 55 AMG, it's a SLK 55 with a SLR engine!!!!
I understood, thats exactly why the "EDIT".
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GAWK!!! What a macchine that must be... but where on earth did he get the McLaren SLR engine from??
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From an SLR to begin with???
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man but if he had an slr...why the swap!!!! an slr is still an slr
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maybe he liked the looks of the SLK and hence the result....
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Maybe he got the engine from one of the crashed SLRs, a couple have been totalled so far.
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Man,thats awesome.One hot looking Merc.
Anyways,he's got the craziest cars one can ever imagine.And Arabs have loads of money to play around with.He's got the world fastest Lancruiser with 740hp,1111nm torque,0-100 in less than 5 secs .Here is the pics followed by the article.

[img=http://img41.echo.cx/img41/4315/toyotalandcruiser4au.th.jpg]

Worlds Fastest Landcruiser

Source : Autospeed.com.au.

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SLR engine in SLK....hoo.....boy

http://www.jalopnik.com/cars/custom-...ics-115804.php
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