I took the license to add an earlier reply from Nick Wilcock to his above answer....
"Initial UK model was the4-cyl 2.3 litre 193bhp Kompressor model with 5-speed autobox. Germany had an entry-level 2.0 litre 136bhp normally-aspirated model and a 191bhp 2.0 litre Kompressor model was built for Italy, Portugal and Greece.
Spring 2000 saw the introduction of the 2.0 litre 161bhp Kompressor model, the 2.3 litre Kompressor now had 194bhp and the 3.2 litre 218bhp normally-aspirated V6 model was also launched - as was a range-wide 6-speed manual box.
Then in 2001 came the Big One - the 3.2 litre 354bhp Kompressor V6 in the SLK32 AMG!"
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