Mercedes SLK55 AMG 2012

August 22, 2011 at 7:41 pm

Mercedes took the wraps off the new SLK55 AMG ahead of its debut at the IAA motor show. Its newly developed AMG 5.5-litre V8 engine featuring cylinder shut-off combines the ultimate in performance with the best possible fuel consumption. With a peak output of 422 hp and maximum torque of 540 Nm, the SLK 55 AMG outperforms all of its direct competitors. Its fuel consumption of 33.6 mpg on the combined cycle and CO2 emissions of 195 grams per kilometre are around a 30 percent improvement of that of its predecessor. The SLK 55 AMG is the perfect embodiment of the new AMG brand claim of “Driving Performance”: in the compact high-performance roadster segment there is nothing to compare to [...]

Fancy A Race With David Coulthard?

August 17, 2011 at 10:04 am

If you’ve always been dreaming about challenging a Formula 1 star, you can now actually do it! Here’s how: On Monday 5 September 2011, star of Formula 1 – David Coulthard will be using all his skill from 14 years of Grand Prix racing to power a Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG to victory in what is set to be a dramatic virtual v. reality race. Coulthard will compete in real time, in the same car, on the same track against opponents racing on Gran Turismo5 – the latest evolution of the most successful and realistic PlayStation 3 driving game of all time. A competition prize draw has been launched to find his challengers. The big race can be viewed live online [...]

Mercedes C 63 AMG Coupe

March 23, 2011 at 8:34 pm

Mercedes finally came up with a proper rival for the BMW M3, using the same recipe as the Bavarian company. That means they took a ordinary car, C Class Coupe, added bucket loads of power and sprinkled some aggressive style at the top! Except Mercedes and AMG are always very generous when it comes to power. So when the Bimmer has to make do with only 420 hp, the C63 AMG Coupe offers a massive 457 hp and peak torque of 600 Newton metres. That’s before you order the AMG performance pack. In that case the power goes up to 487 hp! That totally outguns the M3 and all the other mid-size coupes in this segment. The coupé is capable [...]

This Is The New Mercedes CLS 63 AMG

November 21, 2010 at 5:35 pm

Even those who don’t like Mercedes as a brand admit that the CLS is a masterpiece in design. And the new model only made hing better with its grown up style and charm. And now the new CLS63 AMG, the high performance variant, comes as the ultimate version of the ultimate four-door coupe. It looks twice as good as the normal model thanks to a unique AMG body kit. And it’s not just the show either. The car gets the firm’s new 5.5 liter biturbo V8 which is more efficient than the old 6.2 liter and more powerful as well. The new V8 generates 518 hp at cold start. But if you have the car with the optional AMG performance [...]

Mercedes SLS AMG Wins Three Awards At Once!

October 28, 2010 at 7:08 pm

Since its introduction, Mercedes SLS AMG has won countless awards all around the world and is admired by thousands of people for its amazing features. But recently at the Europe’s largest public internet survey or the Internet Auto Awards as it’s known, the car won not one, not two, but three awards! It was voted as the Europe’s most popular car and also won both super sports car and coupe categories. And it really deserves all this, becasue the SLS is such a unique combination of style, prestige, sport, and fun and it has a great character you will find in no other car. Best of all, it has heritage, It is the greatest replacement for the legend from the [...]