Published on May 6th, 2019 | by Daniel Sherman Fernandez0
Mercedes-AMG GT 4-door Coupé: Street legal racer meets Gran Turismo for RM1,798,888
- As a Gran Turismo, the new Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S 4MATIC+ marks the top spot of the four-door model range with its outstanding performance, comfort and versatility.
- Its dynamic AMG engine mounts guarantee the best-possible connection of the 639hp strong engine to the body in any handling situation. The four-door coupé not only shoots from 0 to 100 km/h in 3.2 seconds: thanks to the additional RACE drive program including Drift Mode, it also enables sporty driving manoeuvres.
- The Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door variant delivers new dimensions of driving results. It represents the design philosophy of AMG with sensual purity, striking proportions and a voluminous body.
- Priced from RM1,798,888, the four-door Coupé is readily equipped with the AMG Aerodynamics Package, AMG Exterior Night Package and AMG Exterior Carbon Fiber package
The AMGGT family welcomes its youngest member, the new Mercedes-AMG GT four-door Coupé.The four-door Coupé combines driving dynamics suitable for the racetrack withthe high day-to-day comfort of a Gran Turismo, making it the perfect companionin any situation in life.
At the destination. Already when you get in.
Theinterior of the new AMG GT 4-door Coupé unites high individualisation andsports car technology. The consistently sporty ambience meets a generous senseof space. The AMG Performance seats are guaranteed to provide you with aparticularly intense driving experience. The sportily shaped seats feature anoptimum seating position, which delivers the necessary support when adopting avery dynamic driving style. At the same time, the design with integral headrestraints and pronounced seat side bolsters brings a true sports caratmosphere into your cockpit.
Thesculptural instrument panel forms an interesting contrast here to the largetrim element with its flowing style, which merges into the driver’s door in awrap-around effect. Illuminated turbine-look air vents refine the high-qualityimpression and underline the sporty appearance. The eye-catching feature in allAMG GT interiors is the centre console with its stylised V8 design, putting thespotlight on the brand’s performance claim as well as optimally fulfillingfunctional requirements.
Inspiredby the two-door Mercedes-AMG GT, the centre console of the new 4-door modelrepresents a further special feature. A new and unique feature comes in theform of the colour display buttons, integrated into the distinctive andtailor-made trim element, for the integral display and control of thetransmission logics, suspension, ESP®, exhaust system, start/stop function andrear aerofoil. With their TFT technology the display buttons use coloured, intuitivelycomprehensible symbols to show the function and are easy to operate with just asmall tap of the finger.
The perfect symbiosis of power andelegance.
Clearlyrecognisable as a member of the AMG GT family, the new Mercedes-AMG GT four-doorCoupé adapts the design philosophy of Sensual Purity. It takes the strikingproportions with convex surfaces and a muscular body and develops them toexciting effect for a four-door variant of an AMG GT Coupé.
Morespace, more power, more goose bumps – the new Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door variantdelivers new dimensions of driving results. It is clear to which performancefamily this sports car is attributed to. The motorsport DNA is in every fibreof the coupé and makes the four-door vehicle a pure-bred sports car. Theextremely slim LED tail lamps including dynamic turn indicator, the typicalloading edge line as well as the multi-stage, extending or optionally fixedrear spoiler spark emotions, exuding the full-fledged GT-feeling.
Onthe front is also the slim MULTIBEAM LED headlamps, the AMG-specific radiatorprotection grille, the shark-nose and the front apron with its enhanced JetWing (with a flowing A-Wing on the six-cylinder model) lend this model thehallmark presence of the AMG GT family.
V8 biturbo engines with up to 470 kW
Theexciting AMG 4.0-litre V8 biturbo engine is already used in numerous AMGmodels. Its output has been enhanced yet further for the new Mercedes AMG GT 63S 4MATIC+ (fuel consumption combined 11.3 l/100 km, CO2 emissions combined 256g/km)* and ensures superior performance on a par with a sports car. It delivers470 kW (639 hp) and a maximum torque of 900 Nm, which is available over a wideengine speed range from 2500 to 4500 rpm. The top engine of the new four-doorAMG GT thus exudes effortless superiority in every engine speed range.Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h in 3.2 seconds clearly illustrates this, asdoes the maximum speed of 315 km/h.
Withan officially measured and notarially certified time of 7:25:41, thenew Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S 4MATIC+ is the world’s fastest series productionfour-seater on the legendary North Loop of the Nürburgring.
Alongside the two V8 engines,the new four-door car is also available as the Mercedes-AMG GT 53 4MATIC+ (fuelconsumption combined 9.1 l/100 km, CO2 emissions combined 209 g/km)with the innovative AMG six-cylinder inline engine. The 320 kW (435 hp)3.0-litre unit is characterised by high performance, supported by a boosteffect with an output of up to 16 kW (22 hp) and 250 newton metres of torque.The four-door AMG GT 53 accelerates from zero to 100 km/h in just 4.5 seconds,and achieves a top speed of 285 km/h.
Alsoavailable is the Mercedes-AMG GT 43 4MATIC+. This variant comes in 3.0-litre 6-cylinderin-line engine in which produces 270 kW (367 hp) and delivers maximum torque of500 Nm. Acceleration from 0-100 km/h in 4.9 seconds and the top speed of 270km/h meet the requirements of customers in many markets.
Flexibility for space: four or fiveseats to suit requirements
Whenit comes to the seats, the Mercedes-AMG proves that comfort and exclusivityneed not to be compromised with a performance-oriented vehicle configuration.The driver’s and front passenger seat can be configured in different scenarios.The selection ranges from the sporty, comfortable seat and a seat with elegantdiamond quilting to an extremely contoured performance seat with an integralhead restraint.
Thefour-door AMG GT also offers different seating configurations to meet alldemands for the rear, too. These optionally available seat configurations rangefrom an asymmetrically folding rear bench seat for the family to two variantswith two individual seats respectively. When equipped with the optionallyavailable High-Class Rear Seats, the rear passengers can select diversefeatures via a touchpad screen integrated into the console between the seats.The features range from calling up the dynamism data via the AMG menu tocontrolling the ambient lighting or the climate control and seat heating.
Theboot capacity of up to 395 litres is supplemented by around a further 60 litresbeneath the boot floor. With the backrests folded down the capacity is up to 1,324litres. The wide load compartment opening makes it easier to load and unloadluggage. As an option, the large boot lid can be opened and closed with theHAND-FREE ACCESS feature via a movement with the foot beneath the bumper.
Always Connected: Connectivity andIntelligent Drive
Forcomfort in everyday use, the new four-door sports car boasts all theconnectivity and Intelligent Drive functions and options of the Mercedes-AMGS-Class. These include partially automated driving with the DRIVE PILOT, whichcan support the driver with routine daily tasks such as driving in a trafficjam.
The virtual race engineer: AMG TRACKPACE
AMGTRACK PACE captures and analyses in detail over 80 vehicle-specific data aswell as times on the racetrack. AMG TRACK PACE is an additional function of theCOMAND Online infotainment system and is part of the standard equipment for theAMG GT 4-Door Coupé.
Datacollected on lateral and longitudinal acceleration, the accelerator and brakepedal or steering angle help record and continuously improve individual DrivingPerformance. All the values are shown on the COMAND display, on request also inreal time on the telemetry screen. Thanks to the different colours and acousticfeedback used, faster or slower laps can be spotted out of the corner of thedriver’s eye without any need to look away from the track. Even the drift angleof the car is calculated and displayed.
Aswell as recording drives on circuits, AMG TRACK PACE can also be used toregister acceleration such as the sprint from standstill to 100 km/h or over aquarter of a mile as well as deceleration values.
The Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S4MATIC+ at a glance:
|Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S 4MATIC+||Mercedes-AMG GT 53 4MATIC+||Mercedes-AMG GT 43 4MATIC+|
|Displacement||3,982 cc||2,999 cc||2,999 cc|
|Output||470 kW (639 hp) at 5,500 – 6,500 rpm||320 (435) at 6,100 (+16kW)||270 (367) at 5,500 – 6,100 (+16kW)|
|Peak torque||900 Nm at 2,500 – 4,500 rpm||520 Nm at 1,800 – 5,800 rpm||500 Nm at 1,800 – 4,500 rpm|
|Combined fuel consumption||11.3 l/100 km||9.1 l/100km||9.1 l/100km|
|CO2 emissions||257 g/km||209 g/km||209 g/km|
|Acceleration 0-100 km/h||3.2 s||4.5 s||4.9 s|
|Top speed||315 km/h||285 km/h||270 km/h|
|Estimated Price (OTR without Insurance)||RM 1,798,888||RM 1,298,888||RM 1,098,888|
High on power.