The company Mercedes-AMG introduced the GT S roadster. The novelty took the place in the model range of the German brand between the standard GT Roadster and the modifications of the GT C. Sales of the car will start at the end of this year. According to Autocar, the car prices will start from 142 000 euros.
The roadster is equipped with a 4.0-liter petrol engine V8. The power of the unit is 522 hp. With this engine, the car accelerates about hundreds in 3.8 seconds. The unit works in conjunction with a seven-speed gearbox with dual clutch. The maximum speed of the car is 310 km / h. The weight of the roadster is 1625 kg.
Novelty received an upgraded braking system, a revised suspension and an electronic differential lock. The driver can choose from five driving modes – Comfort, Sport, Sport +, Individual and Race. The car is equipped with a sports exhaust system, 19-inch wheel disks in front and 20-inch rear.
The novelty is completed with active aerodynamic elements, as well as a special panel under the front bumper to optimize the flow of incoming air. The interior of the car was trimmed with Nappa leather.
The most extreme modification of the sport car AMG GT will still be the R-version of the coupe. This machine is equipped with a 585-horsepower engine, steering wheel rear wheels, active aerodynamics and racing traction control with nine modes of operation. Acceleration to the 100 ль/р of the sports car takes 3.6 seconds, and the maximum speed is 318 kilometers per hour.