Since the launch of the Mercedes-AMG GT has always been waiting for the launch of a version more radical of the same. It was speculated a long time ago with a variant “Black Series”, an appellation used in some of the models more powerful and popular that the brand has got of the star. And finally it seems that this summer will we see an AMG GT more sporty.
as Well as revealed Tobias Moers, head of Mercedes-AMG, during an interview at the Detroit motor show. Although the first thing that dismissed the governors was that the new model would be a Black Series. Therefore it is most likely that the vehicle will call Mercedes-AMG GT R. In addition Moers said that it will arrive with a active aerodynamic that “will greatly improve your performance.”
The mechanical is likely to remain, offering again the block V8 biturbo 4.0-liter. Remember that in the AMG GT “normal” delivery 476 HP and the AMG GT S achieves 510 HP. For is version more radical exprimiría your mechanics up to a figure close to 550 horses. Also you’re talking about a significant weight reduction, something that they work on 800 engineers of the team of AMG.
it is expected that its performance will improve considerably, being able to make the 0 to 100 km/h in less than 3.8 seconds (which takes the AMG GT S) and approaching to the data of Porsche 911 GT3. Other improvements in addition of active aerodynamics would be the awd, rear tires wider and a suspension more sporty.
In this way the Mercedes-AMG GT-R would be the most prestacional of the range, although there would still be a step below the AMG GT3, the alternative of competition. In another order of things, Moers also closed the doors to the and electric propulsion for this type of vehicle in the future and recalled the experience with the SLS AMG Electric Drive.
Source – Car and Driver
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