The new 2018-2019 Mercedes-AMG GT R year – photo and video, price and packaging, specifications flagship sports coupe GT 2018-2019 Mercedes R. Official and public premiere of the new unique technically sports car 2018-2019 Mercedes AMG Gee Tee Ayr held on 24 June under the festival of speed in the UK Goodwood (Goodwood festival of speed). Sales of 585-horsepower monster of the German 2018-2019 Mercedes-AMG GT R will start November 21, , the price according to preliminary information will be from 155-160 thousand. Dollars (10-10.5 mln. Rubles). Wish to rent a car buyers will be able to pick up the car in the spring of .
Journalistic brethren before the official presentation of the German news has had time to invent for the new 2018-2019 Mercedes-AMG GT R mass of evil and aggressive name “Beast Green Hell”, the “Green Hell”, the “Green Monster”, “Green Snake,” “Green Dragon”, ” Poisonous Snake “and other nicknames are not able to reveal the real nature of high-tech sports car that is able to cause vertigo attacks in the driver and passenger while passing Nurburgring Nordschleife. By the way, for the eyes Nürburgring Nordschleife called green hell (green hell).
Perhaps, in order to play up to the public and reporters, 2018-2019 Mercedes guidance provided original news delivery by helicopter, in a container, inside which lay low and “Green Snake.” Brooklands track raced on the new 2018-2019 Mercedes-AMG GT R was placed in a steel cage like an animal, where it became the object of everyone’s attention.
Our review will try to find out what’s the difference between normal 2018-2019 Mercedes-AMG GT and the unique 2018-2019 Mercedes-AMG GT R. The
2018-2019 Mercedes-AMG GT with the prefix R can boast the latest technology, who came from the world of motorsport in the world machines that can travel on public roads.
The body of the new sports coupe AMG GT R has better aerodynamics than the body AMG GT and AMG GT S, through the installation of a new false radiator grille with vertical webs, behind which lurk shutter capable of closing automatically, the original bumper with an additional front splitter and diffuser rear , overlays on thresholds with mass aerodynamic elements, a huge rear wing and anti active aerodynamics profile at the bottom of the car. Active aerodynamic profile, mounted on the bottom of the car is made of carbon fiber and weighs only 2 kg. Viewing starts at a speed of 80 mph, automatically moving down by 40 mm, and providing an increase in downforce by 40 kg for front axle when driving at a speed of 250 mph.
All aerodynamic chips have led to an increase in downforce of 155 kg when driving at top speeds compared to “normal” AMG Gee Tee. By the way, the curb weight of the body of the new AMG GT R is only 15 kg less than the version of the AMG GT S.
Also worth noting is that the new sports car is equipped with larger front wings made of carbon fiber, increases the width of the body by 46 mm, and more lush rear wheel arches, able to accept wide tires, unique forged aluminum wheels of 10-spoke AMG Performance Tew (10.0 J x 19 ET56 – front and 12.0 J x 20 ET52 – rear), the tires are installed, respectively, low profile sport Michelin Pilot sport Cup 2 in size 275 / 35ZR19 at the front and 325/30 ZR20 rear, body colored enamel unique AMG green hell magno.
Standard installed roof made of carbon fiber, the original sports exhaust system with a huge trapezoid is located in the center, full LED headlights and taillights, color, gloss black mirror housings, a rear anti-wing, front splitter and diffuser rear brake caliper yellow colors.
Design interior of the new 2018-2019 Mercedes-AMG GT R is almost exactly the interior of the lower rank modifications AMG GT and AMG GT S, but the developers have clearly taken a great interest in sports, depriving sport car seats with the electric drive. The standard sport bucket-seats AMG with manual adjustment and combination finishes (Nappa leather and microfiber DINAMICA), providing phenomenal support, even in incredibly sharp turns on the exorbitant rate (in the AMG Performance seats as free options), bright yellow stitching adorned with chairs and front panel, door cards, center tunnel and steering wheel rim. Yellow are seat belts and dials of the instrument panel. Such customary for owners of cars with premium things like climate control, entertainment system, electronic security systems and assistants, of course, present. However, as the impeccable assembly and materials of the highest quality finishes.
Technical characteristics of 2018-2019 Mercedes-AMG GT R year.
Heart fantastic sports car gasoline 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 (585 hp 700 Nm) with two turbochargers (maximum pressure of 1.35 bar) and innovative NANOSLIDE coated cylinder liners, engines in Formula 1 cars MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS. Transmission 7-speed AMG SPEEDSHIFT DCT, rear-wheel drive. New accelerates from 0 to 100 kmh in 3.6 seconds, top speed 318 mph.
Perhaps, dynamic and high-speed performance is not impressive, but handling the new 2018-2019 Mercedes AMG Ji Ti Er phenomenal, and is achieved through the use of active rear wheel control (system active rear-wheel steering at speeds above 100 mph turns the rear wheels in the 1.5 degrees in the direction of rotation of the wheels of the front axle with two electric motors), a three-stage ESP, the system AMG TRACTION cONTROL nine modes of operation, the electronic limited slip differential rear axle steering with variable characteristics, adaptive dampers with electronically controlled suspension elements of wrought aluminum, significantly reducing unsprung masses. Throw in a super AMG Dynamic Select system, which allows to change settings and algorithm of nearly all components and assemblies of the German sports car, from the engine and suspension, and the last differential and exhaust system. The choice of modes of Comfort, Sport, Sport Plus and Individual, and, if desired, by pressing the “M” button on the center console, you can translate the gearbox in manual mode.
2018-2019 Mercedes-AMG GT R test video