auto news desk, Electric vehicles have brought about a sea change in many markets across the country and the world, and this has had an impact on conventional fuel-powered cars as well. Electric cars are known for good performance and high torque, while petrol engines help the cars to deliver strong performance. Today we are going to talk about the performance of Mercedes AMG GT63 SE, which is the first super hybrid model in the AMG series and one of the fastest cars. The AMG GT 63 SE Performance uses an in-house developed high-performance battery and an electric motor. Which is mated to a powerful 4.0 liter V8 engine.
Its 4.0-litre V8 turbo engine and electric motor combine to produce 843 hp of power and 1,400 Nm of torque. However, this car is costlier than some two door supercars. The car is capable of accelerating from 0-100 km/h in just 2.9 seconds and has a top speed of 316 km/h. This car can accelerate to 200 kmph in less than 10 seconds. The charging flap is placed above the exhaust while the electric motor generating 201hp power is placed on the rear axle mated to a 2-speed gearbox with electric shift. It can be driven for up to 12 km in pure EV mode only, and can be charged via a 3.7kw AC charger or a household socket.
Formula One technology has been used in this. In which electric and petrol powertrains have been used together to give more performance. Being a plug-in hybrid, the car gets a silent start in electric mode, while it also gets Comfort, Sport, Sport+, Race, Slippery and Private modes with electric. It is mated to an AMG Speedshift MCT-9G transmission gearbox, equipped with all-wheel drive and air suspension.
How is the design?
Talking about its styling, the AMG GT is a large four-door coupe design car. Its low-slung look gives it a jet fighter look. It gets AMG styling bits, AMG specific radiator grille, electrically adjustable spoiler, dual exhaust, E Performance badging and more. Inside the cabin is a mix of Mercedes luxury and AMG sportiness. The AMG performance steering wheel and MBUX system with hybrid-specific display are impressive. Due to having 4 doors, it also gets good space on the rear seat.
When will it be launched?
The launch of this car is going to happen in a few days. It will be one of the fastest cars available in India. Although such a fast display may be uncomfortable for some people.