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Brabus 800 Roadster is a power-mad aristocrat

by Chris Paukert (RSS feed) on Mar 6th, 2013 at 8:29AM

If we're being completely honest, we haven't exactly been in love with the aesthetics of the sixth-generation Mercedes-Benz SL-Class. It's mostly a front-end issue, with its glowering eagle-eye headlamps and upright, dinner-plate-sized Three-Pointed Star coming across to us as overwrought. That's particularly troublesome for a roadster whose history has of the most elegant designs of all time in its back catalog. Somehow, the new R231 generation's brash visuals seem more at home on this Brabus 800 Roadster to us. That's probably because the high-dollar German tuner has turned up the wick... Read More

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