Much we have been talking about him in the last few months, and finally, this past Friday was known in society. The presentation of the new Mercedes-AMG GT R was all out taking advantage of the celebration of the Festival of Speed of Goodwood 2016 and although in Engine.is we have both live and afterwards with all the details of the same, if not the look, now you are just in time.
and as you can see in the video, the new beast of the mark of the star wearing a dress color green “AMG Green Hell Magno” was transported to the place of the presentation by the air by helicopter. After arriving at the site where it landed in the container, made act of presence the range of the Mercedes-AMG GT in all its versions. Right after opened the container and after a thick mist, the beast began to roar and show all of their skills by giving several turns to the path.
And is that your aesthetic denotes aggression by all sides thanks to the body kit composed, among other elements, a few new fenders, a splitter, a front or a new rear spoiler of large size. All in carbon fiber and combined with a new forged wheels 19 and 20 inches that are wrapped in tyres Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2.
The 585 HP and 700 Nm are the main credentials of the Mercedes-AMG GT R.
on the other hand, and thanks to the intensive use of carbon fiber, new wheels as well as the exhaust system has been achieved to reduce the weight of the sporty two-seater German in 90 kg to leave the final figure in the 1.554 kilos respectively.
(mechanical is, perhaps, the central pillar of the new features that offers us the new Mercedes-AMG GT R. we Recall that in his heart there is a V8 engine of 4.0-liter BiTurbo modified in order to render to neither more nor less than 585 HP and 700 Nm of maximum torque. A motor associated with a gearbox dual-clutch seven-speed that is in charge of submitting to the rear axle the power generated by the block biturbo.
on the other hand, let us remember that thanks to this mechanism, the Mercedes-AMG GT R is capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 km/h in 3.5 seconds and reach a top speed of 318 km/h. In comparison with the Mercedes-AMG GT S we talk about an improvement of 0.2 seconds in the sprint from 0 to 100 km/h and 8 km/h more of top speed.