Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the new S63 AMG Coupe at the ongoing 2014 New York International Auto Show. Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG Coupe is a luxurious sports car that combines supreme power and performance with groundbreaking efficiency.
“The new S 63 AMG Coupé is another exciting AMG dream car in the luxury segment. We now also offer our new two-door with the optional, performance-oriented AMG 4MATIC all-wheel drive. We are thus continuing our all-wheel drive and model offensive on our largest single market, the U.S.,” says Tobias Moers, Chairman of the Board of Management of Mercedes-AMG GmbH.
Based on the S-Class Coupe which made its debut at the Geneva Motor Show, the S63 AMG Coupe is powered by an AMG tuned twin-turbo 5.5-litre V8 engine that churns out a maximum power output of 585bhp and 900Nm of top torque. This engine is coupled to an AMG SpeedShift 7-speed dual-clutch gearbox which channeled the power to either rear wheels or all wheels (AMG 4MATIC all-wheel drive). While the RWD model accelerates to 100kmph from rest in just 4.2 seconds, the AWD model zoom pass 0-100kmph barrier in mere 3.9 seconds. The vehicle has an electronically limited top speed of 250kmph.
According to the company, the new Mercedes S63 AMG coupe is lighter than the CL63 AMG which makes it more efficient and responsive. The vehicle will go on sales in the US by the September, 2014.