Mercedes-Benz SL interior: design and inspiration

Mercedes-Benz SL interior: design and inspiration

Mercedes-Benz USA has released an official video where Manager of Color & Trim Nicola Ehrenberg-Uhlig shares comments on the design teams’s inspirations amd the details of the new SL interior.


The video was shot during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York City, and the background of the interview features the all-new 2013 SL 550 Roadster from this season’s Mercedes-Benz Key Visual, photographed by Alex Prager.

As the Nicola Ehrenberg-Uhlig explains, the team aimed at highlighting the personality of the car using special materials, and by keeping the aviation-inspired exterior theme in the interior.

Nicola Ehrenberg-Uhlig Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Interior

Among the details that express this concept are the turbine-inspired air vents and the wing-shaped dashboard.

Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Interior Mercedes-Benz SL-Class - Air vent detail Mercedes-Benz SL-Class - Steering wheel detail

For more information on Fashion Week, visit mbfashionweek.com.

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  1. 21/2/2012

    I’m sorry Mercedes, but so…? I mean this thing about being inspired by aircraft is not amazing. You remind me of Aston Martin who seems to be stuck and not necessarily moving forward and innovating fresh ideas.

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