At $546000, the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Electric Drive in chrome blue is the company’s most expensive production vehicle to date. It’s powered by four synchronous electric motors that have a combined output of 740 bhp and 738 lb-ft of torque. Continue reading for a video, more pictures, and additional information.
It can run the 0-62 mph (0-100 km/h) sprint in 3.9 seconds and reach an electronically-capped top speed of 155 mph (249 km/h). The SLS Electric Drive has been fitted with two independent gearboxes that provide direct drive to each axle, while the AMG Torque Dynamics system is capable of providing selective drive to individual wheels, based on the type of traction available, and it does this via three different modes: comfort, sport and sport plus.