The Mercedes-AMG GT3 racing machine is the brand of the star. Earlier this model we see in the Geneva Motor Show has been anticipated with sketches and a teaser, but now the brand has unveiled more images and some information. It is a thought for the competition model, which as its name suggests, complies with approval of the FIA GT3 to fight a circuit with its more powerful peers.
The body receives an aerodynamic package in which nothing is accidental. All changes have an aerodynamic sense . Weight is another vital element and therefore bonnet, doors, front fenders, and heel diffuser, among other elements, are carbon fiber . Inside this material is also present in items such as driver’s seat structure or reduced to the max dashboard. The roll cage is made of high strength steel.
Under the hood of the new Mercedes-AMG GT3 find reminiscences of the past, specifically the same 6.3-liter V8 engine already made use of the Mercedes SLS AMG GT3, but yes, even more powerful . The sequential gearbox is mounted six-speed transaxle position. The Mercedes-AMG GT street have a 4.0 V8 biturbo engine of 462 horses and 510 horses in S. versions
To the Mercedes engineers AMG GT is a great base for this new race car . Its low center of gravity, weight distribution, the rigidity of the structure of aluminum and its gauges are perfect for a wide dynamic behavior. The first customers will receive their Mercedes-AMG GT3 in late 2015.
Source – Mercedes
From 223,400 euro
Article Mercedes-AMG GT3, recovering the 6.3 V8 for competition has been originally published in Current Motor.