Mercedes Benz started in the 1960s and has since transformed into a world-renowned luxury automobile manufacturer. AMG is known as Mercedes performance department, as they produce some of the highest performing cars for the company with advance engines, aerodynamic bodies, and high-speed capabilities. Mercedes Benz has undoubtedly outdone themselves, and here below are some of their top-performing car models, which are sure to blow you away.
1. 2019 Mercedes-AMG G63
The Mercedes G class was initially developed as a military vehicle but has over the years transformed into a heavy-duty luxury pick-up truck or mid-sized SUV. It is known for its boxy styling and body-on-frame build. The G63 has impressive performance with a twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V8 engine that gives off an outstanding 577 horsepower and 627 pound-feet of torque. The vehicle also features an automatic nine-speed automatic transmission, and an improvement in the steering with an electronically assisted rack-and-pinion system, which handles the car better.
2. 2018 Mercedes-AMG E63 S Wagon
This car is perfect for when you want a vehicle with speed and luxury, but at the same time need a car to carry your family and cargo. The E63 S Wagon features a twin-turbocharged 4.0 litre V8 engine and a nine-speed automatic transmission that can do zero to 60mph in 3.4 seconds. This luxurious station wagon has a maximum output of 603 horsepower and a torque of 627 pound-feet.
3. 2011 Mercedes Benz SLS AMG
The most noticeable feature of this 2-seater sports car is its roof-hinged gullwing doors, as also featured in its predecessor the 300SL Gullwing. Designed with a 6.2 litre V8 engine that sits behind the midline of the front wheels, the supercar delivers a speed of 563 horsepower and a peak torque of 479 pound-feet. It can go from zero to 100km/h in a staggering 3.8 seconds, which is seriously fast! It is the first Mercedes to have a dual-clutch seven-speed transmission, thus allowing it to make shifts smoothly. This is a rare model but in case you fancy it, get in touch with Mercedes Poole for better deals.
4. 2016 Mercedes-AMG GT3
The 2016 Mercedes AMG GT3 made its debut on March 2015 at the Geneva Motor Show. It is the second customer sports car to be developed by Mercedes-AMG. The GT3 features a front-engine, and it is estimated that it can run at a speed of 550 horsepower and around 550 pound-feet of torque. Its use of the direct-ratio rack-and-pinion steering control systems gives one precise control of the vehicle. The model allows it to have a high acceleration, a high level of traction and precise cornering, giving it the ability to change directions fast. Make sure to stop by the Mercedes Poole to get more info on the specifications on this powerful car.
All Mercedes Benz cars are indeed manufactured to feature high-performance aspects. From the above listing, you can see that some Mercedes perform better than others. Get in touch with Sandown Group, and they will help you choose the best performing Mercedes-Benz car. They have an extensive range of vehicles suitable for every purpose that can meet all of your needs. Or, you can visit their car dealership located on Holes Bay Road off the A350.