Mercedes AMG GT upgraded with new design, more powerful engine, the GT adds C
Mercedes-Benz has officially unveiled the 2018 minor upgrades sporty AMG GT with a few improvements in design and more powerful engine. Besides, the German automaker also added the GT C and a special edition to celebrate the 50th division called AMG Edition 50 Edition 50 version is not much different from the normally except matt gray paint color and decorative details exterior, interior special style. Mercedes applies Edition 50 for GT and GT S two models with 50 units for each number of the Coupe and Roadster.
GT C is a new version is added to the line AMG GT, it is directed to those who need a more powerful GT AMG GT S version but do not want to buy the GT R. Block V8 twin-turbo 4.0 on GT C has a maximum capacity of 550 kW and torque of 680 Nm maximum, so the car takes just 3.6 seconds to accelerate from 0-97 km / h. Mercedes said the hardtop GT Coupe C can reach maximum speeds of 317 km / h, slightly faster than 315 km / h of the convertible Roadster.
C Coupe GT looks to share the same roadster version with redesigned front bumper style more aggressive, along with extended hips 5.7 cm car than the GT and GT S. two addition out, the car is equipped with rear wheel drive and features limited slip visai the electronic control to deliver performance more impressive. GT’s weight is 1,625 kg C hardtop, 35 kg lighter than the roadster.
German carmakers also offer options and package design fitted as new rims, interior package and package decoration glossy black exterior carbon fiber. AMG Track Package option for the GT Pack, users can record the vehicle’s operating data such as speed, steering angle, acceleration time … on an iPhone.
On the GT and GT S version, can see the appearance was redesigned with a new front grille, consisting of 13 vertical bars with large Mercedes logo in the middle of. New front bumper is also made similar to the GT C. In particular, Mercedes also equips the 2018 version of the system actively AIRPANEL grille, with the possibility opens for each condition for optimum aerodynamic efficiency for vehicles.
Of strength, two GT and GT S version ownership block V8 twin-turbo 4.0-refining to power significant increase compared to the current version. Specifically, the GT has a maximum capacity of 469 kW and maximum torque of 630 Nm, respectively more powerful 13 hp and 30 Nm compared to the old GT. Meanwhile higher version GT S has a maximum capacity of 515 kW and maximum torque of 670 Nm, 5 hp more powerful than the GT 20 Nm old S.
Mercedes currently has not announced the price and time of sale for the 2018 GT AMG line.