Highly-touted luxury car maker, Mercedez-Benz, has finally awakened from a deep slumber as it launches a trendy and loaded sports car to keep abreast with robust sales and its feisty competitors.
Mercedez-Benz comes up with a 2016 Mercedes-AMG GT to enter the sports car segment with a bang. The high-end Mercedes-AMG GT carries a hefty price of a whopping $120,000 and above, a perfect fit for well-off drivers, who are after top of the shelves sports luxury cars,
As usual the latest offering from Mercedez Benz boasts of formidable car performance. The company said that, “ it is meant to be an everyday driver,” and added, “a comfortable and reliable companion for everyday motoring thanks to its practical decklid, easily accessible luggage compartment, and high level of comfort on long journeys.”
Mercedes-AMG GT which is made largely of aluminum features a long hood and wide rear end to give emphasis to the rear-wheel-drive tradition of the company.
Gorden Wagener, vice president of design for Mercedes’ parent Daimler stated, “The new Mercedes-AMG GT is a sports car in its purist form”, and added, “Breathtaking proportions, powerfully sculpted surfaces and flowing lines turn the new AMG into a contemporary sports car which embodies the spirit of the glorious Mercedes sports cars.”
This is the second time that the company will be whipping a sports car on its facility. The car is a front mid-engine design highlights just about its biturbo 4-liter V-8 engine. The motor is rated at 456 horsepower, and if you are not satisfied with this, you may opt for GT S version which can work with an enhanced 503 horsepower.
True to its name as a sports car, Mercedes-AMG GT can accelerate from an impressive 0 to 60 miles per hour rate in just 3.7 seconds and is capable of reaching the blazing speed of 193 miles per hour.