2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT

Friday, November 28th 2014. | Mercedes-Benz

2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GTRumors about the Mercedes AMG GT started as early as 2012, The company have chosen the GT name for the sports car that comes to replace the aging SLS AMG. the 2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT comes as a new competitor for the Porsche 911 just as we’re heading toward 2015. Compared to the SLS, the Mercedes-AMG GT is lighter and slimmer, making use of even more carbon fiber and aluminum. the Mercedes-AMG sports car brand is moving into a new, top-class sports car segment for the company. “The new 2016 Mercedes-benz AMG GT is a sports car in its purist form,” says Gorden Wagener, Vice President Design Daimler AG.

2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT Exterior

2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT ExteriorNew 2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT embodies the sensual purity of sportiness and emotion. The sports car’s lines are muscular and dramatic, two features that are more noticeable now that the veils have been lifted. the GT is highlighted by its long hood, a short boot and a greenhouse that has been moved farther toward the rear. the large wheels and broad tail end make up the distinctive looks. the front fascia also reminds of the SLS AMG. A wide grille fitted Mercedes with beautifully shaped headlamps extending onto the fenders. Down below, a thin air dam makes up most of the apron, while large intakes are mounted on each side to help cool those large front brakes. the Mercedes-AMG GT’s rear fascia brings new styling cues into the equation. The thin taillights provide a great contrast to the beefy bumper and large exhaust tips. Overall, the AMG GT is shorter than the SLS AMG. The design is not overly dramatic and it certainly doesn’t represent a significant departure from the SLS, but the AMG GT boasts that pure sports car emotion we expect from vehicles that can perform on the street as well as on the track.

2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT Interior

2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT InteriorInterior of 2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT is downright impressive. The low seating position and the tall center console further enhance the feeling you are entering the cockpit of a fighter jet rather than the cabin of an automobile. the AMG GT’s cabin is packed with the finest materials and boasts high-quality. Making the interior even more impressive is the motorsport-inspired center console and the AMG Drive Unit controls that are arranged like eight cylinders in a V layout. Impressive and certainly unique. Outstanding precision and a superior quality feel thanks to the finest materials with superb workmanship are also apparent on the sports seats, the performance steering wheel and the instrument cluster. The most important control for sports car fans is located in the AMG DRIVE: the button for starting the engine, which is illuminated in red.

2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT Powertrain

2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT EngineUnder the hood, In an effort to increase efficiency, Mercedes will fit the GT with AMG’s new 4.0-liter twin-turbo V-8, which will produce roughly 500 horsepower. It’s possible a detuned model could be offered as an entry-level option, and Mercedes giving the GT the Black Series treatment and 600 horses is more likely than not. The 2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT will be fitted with a seven-speed automatic.

2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT Release date and Price

2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT Rear Angel2016 Mercedes-Benz GT AMG likely will bow next fall, arriving on showroom floors in 2015 as a 2016 model. Pricing will start at around $120,000.

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