STUTTGART – On the back of outstanding sales of the Mercedes-Benz SL55 and E55, DaimlerChrysler AG’s Mercedes performance AMG line could top 22,500 sales in 2003 – more than double the 11,000 sold just three years ago. Mercedes SL55 among vehicles boosting AMG sales. In its first year, AMG shifted 6,400 SL55s – close to four times original predictions – and expects the number to rise again this year. Likewise, the E55 is selling so well, it’s making up for fast-declining demand ...

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