In its basic version the SLS AMG reaches truly exhilarating performance with the powerful 6.3-liter V8 engine capable of delivering 571 hp well. The famous "Gullwing" turns into a real hawk, thanks to the work of Hamann motors section of the team, which increases the performance of the eight-cylinder AMG adding a better exhaust system in stainless steel and a filter of ' air sports, which further strengthens the depth of the rumbling engine.
Finally, the new electronic mapping of the engine pushes the performance up to 636 hp to reach the (468 kW) and maximum torque of 680 Nm at 4.850 rpm. The Hawk stands out so literally the flight reaching 320 km / h top speed, and going from 0 to 100 km / h in 3.6 seconds in the race start.
The appearance perfectly reproduces the increased performance. A new front bumper replaces the standard by reducing the forces acting on the front axle. It also hosts a larger room for vents larger units together with an additional LED inside the optical unit, looking decidedly sporty. The air intake of larger grants the request for further cooling of the new more powerful engine, with the flow that comes through the hood lightweight carbon fiber.
The new side profile increases the size of the SLS AMG based on more than 120 mm front and 140 mm in the rear, giving even greater impression of strength and stability, thanks to the lower side sills that further trim the German two-seater. To improve the airflow Hamann Hawk features a carbon fiber wing, while the rear bumper with built-in speaker improves airflow under the vehicle floor, where there are also four huge exhaust pipes from 90 mm in diameter each .