2012 Carlsson C25 Super GT Limited Edition
2012 Carlsson C25 Super GT Limited Edition. If you’re is enthusiast about car modification, the famous German tuner, Carlsson, who often shows their work at the various events has been officialy released the new Carlsson C25 Super GT. This supercar tuning is the special edition exclusively for China, limited to seven car and already sold out. Carlsson C25 Super GT Limited Edition is still taking the basis of Mercedes-Benz SL.
Overall production will use the serial number, where the numbers 1-3 and 5-8 are known through the autoevolution had been sold to customers that later some parts are made according to customers request. In some parts of 2012 Carlsson C25 Super GT has been made using carbon fiber materials. Thus the weight of the vehicle 180 kg lighter than the standard Mercedes-Benz SL.
For the performance, this car not use Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG V12 engine that uses a cylindrical configuration. But this Mercedes-Benz C25 powered with V8 engine which produce 450 horsepower (331 kW / 444 bhp).
Modifications that made by the tuner on the SL is indeed visible from the rear lights have been redesigned, aggressive design is also seen from the car’s front fascia with larger air intakes, grille is also longer and do not forget the logo of Carlsson.
“We wanted to develop a vehicle that is highly exclusive on the one hand, and on the other hand can be also be used for the daily commute to the office. A Super GT which impresses with its driving comfort in urban traffic as much as its capability to go from zero to 100. This concept is especially suited to the Chinese market and we are delighted with the very high level of interest,” said Carlsson CEO and engineer Markus Schuster.
The 2012 Carlsson C25 Super GT is shown in this photos is the first car with a serial number and the delivery process using a plane headed to the owner in Shanghai. The rest will be produced which will take approximately 12 months, and for those who are interested in Carlsson’s work could provide funding of 4,000,000 RMB or about $ 630.000.