The Mercedes AMG GT S – Yours for $129,900!
Priced around 20K less than the 911 Turbo, the AMG GT S is positioned neatly into the AMG lineup. It’s very reasonably priced, when you take into consideration the larger and more prestige oriented AMG models.
According to Mercedes, “starting at an MSRP of $129,900,* the Mercedes-AMG GT S features a long list of standard features, including Nappa Leather, Keyless-GO, COMAND, Collision Prevention Assist PLUS, Parktronic, 8 Airbags, 19″ Front / 20″ Rear wheels, AMG Adaptive Suspension, LED Headlamps, Power heated/memory AMG Performance Seats, Rearview Camera, Red Brake Calipers, AMG 3-Stage ESP, and a Burmester Surround Sound System. The GT S is powered by a 4.0 bi-turbo V8 engine that features an output of 503 hp and 479 lb-ft of torque, delivering an impressive 0-60 mph time of 3.7 seconds. The U.S. market launch of the GT S is scheduled for April 2015.”
It looks like the AMG GT will be a good value in terms of being a Halo sports car. Please tell us what you think!
Mercedes-Benz’s new Uber sedan will cost an estimated $189,350 at the time of it’s launch. Priced much more aggressively than the previous Maybach, the Mercedes-Maybach replaces the S600 as the top luxury model for the S-Class line, while the S65 AMG is the priciest S-Class, costing an estimated $222,000. The Maybach S600 rides on a wheelbase that is 7.9 inches longer than the standard S-Class. From the Mercedes-Benz press release, “The US market launch of the Mercedes-Maybach S600 is scheduled for April 2015. Its powerful V12 bi-turbo engine has an output of 523 hp. With a displacement of 5980 cc, the maximum torque of 612 lb-ft is available from 1900 rpm. Inside the Mercedes-Maybach S-Class, the level of wind noise is extraordinarily low and even surpasses levels found in the quietest car in the world – the S-Class Coupe. In fact, for rear seat passengers, the Mercedes-Maybach S-Class is the world’s quietest production sedan.
Standard equipment includes a Driver Assistance Package (Intelligent Drive), MAGIC BODY CONTROL, Night View Assist PLUS, a Warmth and Comfort Package with a heated windshield, Head-Up Display, LED Intelligent Lighting System, Burmester High-End 3D Surround Sound System, Executive Rear Seat Package, Rear Seat Entertainment System and the Air Balance Package.”
Below, you will find updated images of the S600 Maybach by Mercedes. Let us know what you think!
Mercedes might be investing over 2 billion dollars into a range of electric vehicles dubbed “Ecolux”
Mercedes might be testing a range of four vehicles that are all electric powered. The range might be called the Ecolux, and offer a true head-to-head to the Tesla Model S and upcoming Model X. There will possibly be wheelbases offered, 118 inches and 106 inches. There could be as much as 600 horsepower on tap.
Stay tuned, if we get more information, we will update you!