Escape with Style: All-New 2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC

December 14th, 2016 by

The resort city of Las Vegas is famed for its extravagant nightlife and wealth of entertainment options, centered around intricate replicas of famous landmarks. However, if you’re looking to escape the night scene, Fletcher Jones Imports know where to go and the perfect vehicle to get you there. Keep reading to check out our top choices for scenic drives near Las Vegas.

Captivating Beauty

Cruise down Red Rock Canyon’s 13-Mile back country byway in the all-new modernized 2017 SLC Roadster is equipped with rich technology features and styled the Mercedes-Benz way. Transform the SLC from coupe to roadster in under 20 seconds at speeds up to 25mph with a retractable power hardtop that folds into the trunk. Take in a deep breath of fresh air as you coast through the luscious sandstone and limestone cliffs. The heat-reflecting polycarbonate panel offers an extensive view of the sky, so you can enjoy the sun and stars even with the top up. The SLC also features AMG® body styling with its deep front air dam, flared side sills, and 18-inch AMG® wheels for a gripping appearance. No Mercedes-Benz is complete without a signature Star. This model delivers the iconic logo by placing it on the center of its chrome diamond-block grille for an eye-catching look.

Take On the Road Ahead

Blue 2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC

2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC

The SLC was designed to provide you with a blend of smooth and efficient performance. Replacing the SLK, the SLC has notable changes specifically under the hood. It’s powered by a 362-hp 3.0L twin-turbo V-6 with 384 lb-ft of torque putting the SLC at 2,000 rpm for a 0-60 time of 4.6 seconds. Change gears quicker with the new 9-speed automatic transmission. Select a driving style from the multimode drive program located on the console:

  • ECO
  • Comfort
  • Sport
  • Sport+
  • Individual

Hit the open road through Valley of Fire as you witness the oldest and largest state park in Nevada while using the ECO driving mode to save fuel consumption or simply adjust the mode to comfort and cruise through the park.  What style of driving fits your mood?

Safety for the Darkest Nights

Enter a safety sanctuary when you hop into the SLC. Its body is reinforced with ultra-strength and ultra-high-strength steel, a magnesium hardtop frame, and aluminum for the hood and front fenders. The SLC is also equipped with Emergency Tensioning Devices (ETDs) and belt force limiters in the case of a collision. Other standard features include:

  • Dual roll bars
  • NECK-PRO head restraints
  • Rearview camera
  • Electric parking brake

Feeing spontaneous? Take a night-time road trip with that special someone for a romantic getaway to Tonopah to see a sky filled with over 7,000 visible stars, including the Milky Way. Illuminate your path through the darkest place in the nation with LED daytime running lamps and LED taillamps. The redesigned taillamps feature a “twin torch” design and LED turn signals and brake lamps.


Schedule Your VIP Reservation

Test out the all-new 2017 SLC to see for yourself why it’s the perfect vehicle for you. Schedule your VIP test drive here or contact (702) 364-2700.