Post Tagged with: "AMG"

The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Electric Drive Could Arrive In Under 5 Years

Mercedes-Benz has confirmed that they are indeed working on a SLS AMG with electric drive for 2015. The new reports around this are saying that the electric research is going well, and the model could arrive as soon as 2013. The SLS AMG eDrive will use four-electric motors with a total power output of 392kW with 880Nm of torque. These […]

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Are AMG Considering Diesel Cars?

The AMG division at Mercedes-Benz has said that they are currently considering a number of different fuel sources for future cars. A Whatcar report concerning Oliver Wiech, the AMG product manager, said that the future models should not exclude the possibility of diesel powertrains. “We are taking an open view and looking at lots of options,” Wiech said, “but if […]

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The Brabus B63 S — A Modified Mercedes-Benz E 63 AMG

BRABUS has said that they will exhibit their brand new Mercedes-Benz E 63 AMG called the B63 S at the 2009 Essen Motor Show. The Brabus modified B63 S has no new turbochargers or superchargers, so expect to see the 6.3-litre V8 engine with natural aspiration. The engine was however improved as the tuner found a way to bump power […]

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Kicherer Designs Their New SLS 63 CP Kit For The SLS AMG

Kicherer has released their first take on the new Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG modification kit. The German tuner has added a few touches in an attempt to create a new Pan-Am version of the supercar. There are a limited amount of changes to the AMG’s shape as designers felt that it did not need to change much. The changes do however […]

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MEC Jumps The Gun With Two Design Proposals For The SLS AMG

Mercedes-Benz will only start selling their SLS AMG next year, where it seems that German tuner MEC Design have already presented three design studies for the new supercar. These images might reveal the final look, however, nothing has been decided yet. “We’re very excited about the SLS,” said MEC Design CEO Cem Altun. “It’s already becoming a classic just like […]

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VATH Modifies The Mercedes-Benz ML 63 AMG To 585-HP

VATH Performance has created a new tuning kit for the Mercedes-Benz ML 63 AMG. The new kit will cost a hefty €35,784 as it includes a full range of upgrades and accessories. The VATH performance modifications will boost power from 510-horsepower to a mighty 585-hp with 690Nm of torque. These power changes come from a new larger intake and exhaust […]

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Mercedes-Benz In The Mood To Make Babies: Expect A Smaller SLS AMG For 2013

Honey, I shrunk the SLS. Mercedes-Benz is in the process of developing a smaller, more affordable SLS AMG. “Mercedes’ management has been very supportive of AMG’s efforts in developing the SLS,” an unnamed source is quoted by Autocar. “The feedback we’ve received since showing the car at the Frankfurt motor show has been extremely encouraging. A second model that will […]

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South Africa Receives 5 Out Of 175 World-Wide Mercedes-Benz AMG Centers

Mercedes-Benz South Africa holds 5 out of 175 AMG Performance Centers. The Mercedes-Benz brand has opened AMG Centers in over 175 countries worldwide in an attempt to offer customers a more personalized service. South Africa will boast five of these centers in an attempt to lure customers into higher performance vehicles. The sales rooms can be identified by the AMG […]

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Mercedes-Benz Reveals The Pricing On Their SLS AMG Supercar

Mercedes-Benz has revealed the official pricing information for their range-topping SLS AMG Gullwing. The AMG built SLS will be available for pre-order on the 16th of November where it will feature a price tag which starts at €149,000, excluding VAT, in Germany. The options for the SLS AMG include ceramic composite high-performance brakes, an AMG performance suspension, light alloy wheels […]

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The Future Will See Mercedes-Benz AMG Create A Baby V8 Coupe

Mercedes-Benz is apparently planning to create another stand-alone sports car as a follow up of the AMG-first SLS 2011. The AMG company will head this project, once again, where they would add a smaller V8 coupe to the line up. The smaller coupe will challenge the Porsche 911 for sales, and street cred. At the moment Mercedes-Benz is focusing on […]

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The Mercedes-Benz E 63 AMG Is Now In South Africa

Mercedes-Benz South Africa has released the new E 63 AMG. The range topping E-Class will feature day-to-day driving with a sense of power and exhilaration. The new AMG will feature the same amount of power when compared to the SL 63 AMG. The engine for the Mercedes-Benz E 63 AMG will be a 6.3-litre 386kW V8 with 630Nm of torque. […]

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The Black Series Is Back! Mercedes-Benz To Create A SLS AMG Black Series For 2013

The hottest Mercedes-Benz will soon be even more irresistible. Merc’s AMG department will allegedly create a Black Series version for 2013. The Black Series SLS AMG will obviously be a limited production model as it features an extra 50 percent on the price tag. The Black Series model will most probably be bumped up to over 600-horsepower and 500lb-ft of […]

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Mercedes-Benz ML 63 AMG Wide Body — The New Aerokit From Expression Motorsport

Expression Motorsport has released a new set of photos and details regarding their latest project – a modified Mercedes-Benz ML 63 AMG. The Mercedes-Benz ML 63 AMG Wide Body will feature a new aerokit which will “differentiate this ML from those of a more traditional variety.” The new front fascia will loose the standard bumper for a new three-section unit […]

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New Power Performance Package For The Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG

Mercedes-Benz has announced the Performance Package Plus for the C63 MG. This package will boost power by 30-horsepower for a total of 487-hp. The 0-100km/h time will be 4.4 seconds where the top speed will be limited to 255km/h. Power upgrades come include new forged pistons sourced from the SLS, as well as a new connecting rods and a lightweight […]

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The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Meets A Load Of 300 SL’s

Mercedes-Benz brought the SLS AMG Supercar to Sedona, California where it met up with its ancestors — a load of 300 SL’s. Details on the event are pretty limited, however we can see that there is a 1955 300 SL Alloy Coupe — one of only 29 — on show. This car was raced by Bruce Kessler and Lance Reventlow. […]

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