New Mercedes models 2018-2019 replenished with four hurricane versions of the crossover Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 with the petrol engine V8-Biturbo. In the review photo and video, the price and specifications, the specifications of the new model Mercedes AMG GLS 63 being the top offer in the family of the Mercedes-Benz GLC ( Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe ) crossover. The world premiere of the new car is planned for the New York Auto Show in 2017 , where the visitors will immediately appreciate four versions of the German mid-size SUV – the 476-strong Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 and the Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 Coupe, as well as the 510-strong versions of the Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 S and Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 S Coupe. Sales of the hurricane crossover Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 will start on June 16, 2017 at a price of 74,000 euros.
We will begin, of course, with the most important asset of the hurricane versions of the German crossover – the technical characteristics of the Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 2018-2019.
Under the hood of the GLC 63 and the GLC 63 Coupe, a 4.0-liter petrol V8-Biturbo (476 hp 650 Nm), a 9-speed automatic transmission AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT, a 4MATIC + intelligent all-wheel drive system and an AMG DYNAMIC SELECT system Characteristics of the engine, gearbox, steering, suspension, stabilization and four-wheel drive with four modes of Comfort, Sport, Sport Plus and Individual. This technical arsenal provides a crossover with a loaded mass of 1925 kg with acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h at the level of the Mercedes-AMG GT sports car , in just 4.0 seconds. The maximum speed is limited to an electrician at around 250 km / h, the average fuel consumption is stated by the manufacturer at a level of 10.3-10.7 liters per 100 km of run.
In the engine compartment versions of the GLC 63 S and GLC 63 S Coupe there is also a petrol 4.0-liter V8-Biturbo, but more powerful (510 hp 700 Nm). There is a transmission 9 AMG Speedshift MCT, four-wheel drive 4MATIC + and AMG DYNAMIC SELECT with five modes (Comfort, Sport, Sport Plus, Individual and Race – provides maximum performance of units and units).
A more powerful engine allows the crossover with a mass of 1935 kg to shoot up to the first hundred for a phenomenal 3.8 seconds (the same time for the 510-horsepower coupe Mercedes-AMG GT S is required for the same acceleration from 0 to 100 km). The maximum force of the electronic collar is limited to 250 km / h, the fuel consumption in the combined mode of movement is not less than 10.7 liters.
More affordable versions of Mercedes-AMG GLC43 4Matic and Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 4Matic Coupe with a price tag from 62177 euros with 367-strong 3.0-liter V6 biturbo accelerate to 100 km / h for “long” 4.9 seconds. Perhaps an advanced driver and able to catch a difference in the dynamics between the GLC43 and GLC 63, but is it worth 12 thousand euros?
On the other hand, not only dynamic characteristics tip the scales in favor of the top version of the Mercedes GLC with a chic GLC 63 index. It’s enough to visually assess the hurricane crossover from the outside and inside, in order to fall in love with the car once and for all. Top variants of the Mercedes GLC with the prefix 63 look excellent and hint that in front of us menacing top versions of charged crossovers.
External attributes in the form of an original falshradiator grating with vertical bridges, fully LED optics, a front bumper with large air intakes and aerodynamic chips, stylish, standard 19-inch alloy wheels with 235/55 R19 tires for the front axle and 255/50 R19 behind ( 20-inch alloy wheels with 265/45 R20 and 295/40 R20 tires as well as 21-inch forged wheels with 265/40 R21 tires and 295/35 R21 tires, presented in the review in the photo) are offered as an option, a sport rear bumper With diffusion Zor and a pair of twin trapezium exhaust nozzles, vividly emphasize the high status of the sports versions of the German SUV.
The Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 is a typical example of a modern premium segment of mid-size crossovers. Sport steering wheel with AMG logo, informative instrument panel with red illumination, generous leather and carbon interior trim, sports seats for driver and front passenger with powerful side support, a huge set of advanced equipment and electronic systems.