At the auto show in New York 2017, the Mercedes-AMG company will present “charged” crossover GLC63 and GLC63 Coupe, which first appeared in the line producer. Recall that the former Mercedes GLK, which came to replace GLC, was not modified by AMG.
Unlike its source, Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 and 63 Coupe received Panamericana radiator grille with vertical ribs, which originally appeared on the track supercar AMG GT R. In addition, SUV kit includes a rear spoiler, a more aggressive bumper, door sills and the quartet of rectangular pipes of the exhaust system.
At the base of the two machines installed 19-inch wheels on the tires Vast dimension 235/55 front and 255/50 – behind. And on the top-end versions with the prefix “S” are 20-inch wheels with 265/45 tires in front and 295/40 – behind. For an extra charge available forged wheels with a diameter 21 “aero decor package of carbon and exhaust valve regulated to change the volume.
Inside, Mercedes-AMG GLC63 and its version in the coupe stand out sports seats and steering wheel, metal plates on the pedals, special graphics on the instrument panel and carbon fiber inserts. At the base of the seat upholstered in faux leather and microfiber DINAMICA, leather offered as an option.
Under the hood, the new Mercedes-AMG GLC located 63 2018 4.0-liter V8 Biturbo power of 476 hp (650 nm), and more extreme variant GLC 63 S Coupe equipped with the same engine but forced to forces 510 and 700 Nm. The two are combined in a pair with 9-band automatic AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT and system branded 4MATIC AWD + c rear differential slip and a mechanical interlock (lock on a version of an electronically S).
From zero to hundred “charged” crossovers accelerated for 4,0 seconds, and the 510-hp version does it in 3.8 seconds. The maximum speed is limited to 250 kilometers per hour. select the function of the control electronics modes DYNAMIC SELECT has four settings: “Comfort”, “Sport”, “Sport +” and “Individual”, and in addition there GLC63 Coupe “Race” mode.
The vehicle is equipped with an adaptive suspension Pseudoelements and three operating modes: “Comfort”, “Sport” and “Sport +”, and for the electric power steering with variable effort available settings “Comfort” and “Sport”. Also, put the car powerful brakes front and rear 390-millimeter perforated discs.
Configuration and price
The start of sales of new Mercedes-AMG GLC63 Coupe and GLC63 in autumn 2017 and prices promise to announce the summer. As competitors models, today can be called the Porsche Macan Turbo, and later to be joined by BMW X3 M on the basis of “X-third” of the new generation.