Mercedes Benz has announced the pricing of its two new performance machines – AMG GT and C 63 AMG. The German automaker has started taking orders for the new cars in their home country and deliveries are slated for the first quarter of 2015. The AMG GT range starts from 115,430 EUR, while the C63 AMG sedan starts from 76,100 EUR.
Delighted Tobias Moers, CEO of Mercedes-AMG GmbH, commented "for us, the sales start of the Mercedes-AMG GT and C 63 is the start of a new era which is also highlighted by the new nomenclature. In this way we are positioning Mercedes-AMG even more aggressively than before as a dynamic sports car brand." Tobias further added, "When sales start, both models will already be available as particularly dynamic S-models. I am quite certain of this: the driving dynamics, agility and sportiness will thrill our AMG customers. With these two high-performance models we are further reinforcing our brand claim of "Driving Performance"
Both the AMG machines are powered Mercedes-AMG's newly developed 4.0 liter V8 BiTurbo motor. The engine is present in two states of tune and we get AMG GT and C 63 along with their 'S' models; which gets more powerful motor. Starting with the AMG GT – the GT variant gets a 462hp @ 6000rpm and 600Nm of torque in-between 1600-5000rpm.
The GT-S gets 510hp version of this engine, max power comes at 6250rpm, and the torque is up by 50Nm making it 650Nm which comes at 1750-5000rpm. Speaking of the C63 AMG, the C 63 gets 476hp, 650Nm version while the C 63 S gets 510hp, 700Nm state of tune.
Source : CarDekho