German ECU upgrade specialists, McChip-DKR released a set of upgrades for the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG today. The package is called MC700 and as you would expect, raises power above 700hp with a set of ECU re-calibrations, a compressor and a new exhaust system. The SLS comes from the factory with a 6.2 liter V8 producing 571hp and 650Nm of torque.
Two tuning packages are available. The first adds a new mechanically driven compressor and a Capristo exhaust system along with the ECU upgrades, taking power up to 680hp and 770Nm of torque. The second stage is for export markets and adds sports catalyzers and a ‘stage 4’ ECU tune. Stage 2 kits do not come with a TUV ceritifcate, however, they do feature a total horsepower figure of 706!
Conversions take five to seven days. The German market-friendly stage one kit costs 69,900 euros. The export only stage two kit costs a little more at 78,999 euros.