March 4, 2004
New Mercedes-Benz SLK 55 to be new Formula One safety car
Affalterbach, Germany – Following its world premiere at the Geneva Motor Show, the
new Mercedes-Benz SLK 55 AMG will become the official Formula 1 safety car,
Specifically, the compact eight-cylinder roadster will be celebrating its circuit
debut at this year’s Grand Prix season opener on March 7th in Melbourne, Australia.