Athletic Department of the German automaker 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz has distributed some information about his new flagship, fully developed in Affalterbach.
Yet, despite the enormous ambition, the new 2018-2019 Mercedes AMG GT model year was a little slower its main rival the Porsche 911.
Athletic department not only fully declassified the exterior and interior of the new model, but also voiced some of the basic technical characteristics of the supercar.
For example, we already know how it is the power unit will be equipped with the new 2018-2019 Mercedes AMG GT.
For the sports car the Germans have developed a completely new engine with Twin Turbo and features direct fuel injection and lubrication dry sump.
almost entirely of aluminum Made V-shaped 8-cylinder 4.0-liter engine will be offered with two power options.
The “base” engine capacity is about 462’s horsepower and maximum torque of 600 Newton meters is reached in the range of 1600 – 5000 rpm.
For the modification of S will be offered a more powerful engine, developing around 510 horsepower and 650 Newton meters of maximum torque, which is achieved in a narrow range – from 1750 to 4750 five-year-rpm.
Is equipped with power units will be uncontested semidiapazonnoy robotised gearbox mounted at the rear of the vehicle.
On acceleration from zero to 100 kilometers per hour basic version of 2018-2019 Mercedes AMG GT model year it takes about 4 seconds, while the more powerful S modification even less – 3.8 seconds.
It is worth noting that the Porsche 911, which is referred to as the main competitor of Affalterbach in similar power versions have slightly better acceleration dynamics.
So, less powerful version of the Carrera S with 400-horsepower engine accelerates from zero to 100 kilometers per hour in approximately 4.1 – 4.3 seconds, and the 520-strong modification of the 911 Turbo is gaining first “hundred” at all in 3.3 seconds .
The company notes that in the bodywork 2018-2019 Mercedes AMG GT sports car model year engineers have made extensive use of magnesium and aluminum.
For example, in the manufacture of a space frame.
Therefore, the machine was relatively easy, its weight in the basic version and the modification of S, respectively, 1540 and 1570 kg, while the weight is distributed between the axles in a ratio of 47 to 53 in favor of the rear axle.
The company did not hide the fact that the sports division AMG intend to compete with the Porsche 911 and above in terms of control.
At the heart of the supercar 2018-2019 Mercedes AMG GT 2016 model year is a private platform with a fully independent suspension with double wishbones made of forged aluminum.
Moreover, the car is equipped with adaptive shock absorbers, adjustable steering mechanism and 3-mode stabilization system – all settings are combined into a single control unit, dubbed AMG Dynamic Select.
The “base” supercar 2018-2019 Mercedes AMG GT model year received a 36-centimeter (in the S version – 39 cm) disc brakes with ventilation function as well as an option Germans offer carbon-ceramic brakes – 40.2-centimeter in front and 36- centimeter behind.
The official premiere of the new 2018-2019 Mercedes AMG GT is planned at the Paris International Motor Show in 2014, with the Germans assure us that this will be the debut and debut of the AMG sub-brand, as the sports car will be marked not as a model in the line of 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz, as well as its own design department of sports.
In the sale of novelty will probably in the beginning of spring year.
Price supercar is not yet announced, but many auto experts have called the amount of 120 000 – 130 000 euro.