Dispensing with the standard fabric soft top and the bumpers, and installing a slim racing windscreen, reduced the curb weight from 1420 to 1040 kilograms. Other characteristic features of the 300 SLS included the air intake in front of the windscreen and the roll-over bar behind the driver.

Dispensing with the standard fabric soft top and the bumpers, and installing a slim racing windscreen, reduced the curb weight from 1420 to 1040 kilograms. Other characteristic features of the 300 SLS included the air intake in front of the windscreen and the roll-over bar behind the driver.