Gulllwing doors are the signature of the Mercedes SLS AMG. But for the roadster, those doors had to go away. So does it still maintain its character? Let's go to Roebling Road Raceway in Savannah, GA to find out!

All Merc did for the SLS was rip out the gullwing doors, tear off the roof, and add oodles of bracing to create the SLS Roadster

And that's all accentuated here with a lot of random zooming. Note to MotorWeek's eager camera crew: A lot of zooming does not a great car film make.

What does a great car film make? John Davis speaking mellifluously about the ride while there's also video of him driving the car, proving once again that he does have a license.


MotorWeek Theater is our showcase of some of our favorite classic reviews from public television's finest motoring program. How does this video only have 16,858 views on YouTube? It's about a roadster! A rockin' one at that!