Proving that vehicle engineers are not videographers as much as it proves some F1 pilots are imbued with more coolness than we will ever possess, this video also gives us a very good first look at the 2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK, with Nico Rosberg giving his (sponsored) opinions while chief SLK vehicle engineer Michael Scheer shows us most of the car's interior.

Beyond that, we also get a a sample of the sound of the car, both inside and out--but little else. C'etait un Rendez-vous it's not.

[Daimler Blog]