Mercedes-AMG G63 2018: a look at the variant AMG of the next G-Class

Mercedes-AMG G63 2018 - foto espía

The new Mercedes-AMG G63 2018 can be seen for the first time by Spanish roads.

During these last few months are in several occasions that our photographers have managed to hunt down the next generation of the Mercedes G-Class during one of their testing sessions. If recent we take a look at the Mercedes G-Class 2018 to face the snow and low temperatures in the Alps, around these parts, the engineers of the German firm have started the development of the variant AMG of the next G-Class.

So, as you have read in the owner talked about the new Mercedes-AMG G63 2018. This is the first time that the variant under the label of Mercedes-AMG of the new generation of the iconic off-road German is left to see in public. And best of all is that it is these days rolling on Spanish roads. Taking advantage of the good weather that has made these past few days, the engineers from Mercedes-AMG is facing the first test on the open road.

If we compare the prototypes photographed to date with these spy photos of the Mercedes-AMG G63 2018, it jumps to the view number of differences, despite the dense camouflage spread all over the outside. One of the most obvious changes are the flared wheel arches and extended to accommodate a higher wheel size. To this we must add a front bumper different with a air inlets of larger size. Something related to the mechanics specific to this variant. If we attend to the behind of this unit, we do not appreciate any change with respect to the photographed previously.

Mercedes-AMG G63 2018 - foto espía lateral

this Is the first time that the variant AMG, the new G-Class is left to see during one of his tests.

The new G-Class of Mercedes will be much more lightweight, efficient, secure and technology. Although on an aesthetic level it will maintain its characteristic current design (albeit with slight changes), your bowels will suffer relevant changes. You will lose a lot of weight thanks to the use of lighter materials, your interior will be more spacious and equipped with the latest driving aids and systems of info-entertainment of the German firm.

In terms of the section mechanic new Mercedes-AMG G63 2018, our information indicate that will share the engine with the Mercedes-AMG E63. Therefore, under its hood we will find a engine V8 Twin-Turbo 4.0-liter that, in the case of the Class E, yields a power of 571 HP and 612 HP (depending on if confiramos or not the “S” version). It is still too soon to know if the Mercedes G-Class more athletic will have the same output power.

it Is expected that the new Mercedes G-Class 2018 to be produced by Magna Steyr in their factory of Austria thanks to a collaboration agreement with Daimler. The Mercedes G-Class is currently being produced there, and the new generation of off-road German will follow the same line.

Mercedes-AMG G63 2018 - foto espía posterior

The new Mercedes-AMG G63 2018 will be powered by a V8 engine Twin-Turbo 4.0-liter.