AMG C63 Mercedes-Benz’s new reveal at the New York International Auto Show.
The AMG C63 already gets a thumbs up from me. Mercedes-Benz has once again invited me to be a member of their ten person exclusive promo team for 2016.
As such; I wanted to kick over some of the latest Mercedes-Benz news coming out of the New York International Auto Show.
The brand was certainly busy as it premiered three new, never-before-seen models. The AMG C-Class is the first of them.
Affalterbach. The new MY2017 AMG C63 Cabriolet combines an intensive open-air ambience with the AMG V8 engine to create an exhilarating performance experience.
The Biturbo engine developed in Affalterbach by AMG is available in two output ratings, with 469 hp or 503 hp.
Flared wheel arches at the front and rear, the wide track and large wheels underscore powerful exterior looks.
Agile longitudinal and lateral dynamics come courtesy of the sophisticated AMG RIDE CONTROL sport suspension with adaptive damping adjustment.
They also implemented a rear-axle limited-slip differential and dynamic engine mounts (on the AMG C63 S).
Performance-oriented AMG enthusiasts can enjoy the largest selection in the market segment with the Mercedes-AMG C-Class, available in the U.S. as Sedan, Coupe and Cabriolet by Fall 2016 with a V6 Biturbo engine and all-wheel drive with the C43, or the C63 and C63 S model with a V8 Biturbo engine in two output ratings.
“The C-Class is a decisive factor in our company’s success. The new combination of intensive open-air ambience and powerful V8 engine is unique in the segment and perfectly supplements our large C-Class range,” says Tobias Moers, CEO of Mercedes-AMG GmbH.
Extensive know-how from motorsport and the passion of the AMG engineers, designers and product managers form the basis for an emotional driving experience with the new Mercedes-AMG C63 Cabriolet.
It will be celebrating its world premiere on March 23, 2016 at the New York International Auto Show. The AMG C63 Cabriolet will be on sale at US dealerships by fall of 2016.
The new Mercedes-AMG C63 Cabriolet made its world premiere at the New York International Auto Show. This marks the brand’s first C-Class convertible and it is the only vehicle in the segment to boast an 8-cylinder Biturbo engine.
Available Fall 2016, customers will enjoy a combination of a highly emotional, unmistakable engine sound and torquey power delivery.
The C63 Cabriolet accelerates to 60 in 4.1 seconds with a top speed of 155mph.
- The new MY2017 C63 Cabriolet combines an intensive open-air ambience with the AMG V8 engine to create an exhilarating performance experience. The Biturbo engine developed in Affalterbach by AMG is available in two output ratings, with 469 hp or 503 hp.
- The new Mercedes-AMG C43 Cabriolet makes sports car technology and motor racing flair more attainable and appealing to a broader customer base with unique steering, braking, handling and an attractive design.
- The new Mercedes-Benz C300 Cabriolet is the entry into the world of premium cabriolets from Mercedes-Benz.
[SOURCE Luxury Standard Magazine]