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When Mercedes-AMG will reveal its new 911-rivalling GT

When Mercedes-AMG will reveal its new 911-rivalling GT


Mercedes-AMG will reveal the next-generation model of its GT two-door coupe at this yr’s Pebble Seaside Concours d’Class automotive present in California, which runs from August 17 to twenty.

The second-generation Mercedes-AMG GT two-door coupe has been captured numerous instances already, together with at this yr’s Goodwood Competition of Velocity crashing right into a grass embankment. A photograph of it additionally leaked earlier this yr.

Design adjustments have been evolutionary. There’s nonetheless a big Panamericana grille with vertical chrome bars, in addition to swept-back headlights. The fender vents seem slimmer than earlier than.

The general look is a little more rounded-off than the previous-generation automotive, as with different latest Mercedes-Benz autos, however there are nonetheless muscular shoulders and brief overhangs.

With the most recent SL having been developed by AMG, the brand new GT will function a coupe counterpart and can share its Modular Sports activities Structure (MSA) underpinnings.

Among the SL’s powertrains, subsequently, might make their manner into the closed-roof GT, although it’s unclear whether or not the GT will retain the SL’s rear seats.

The SL vary presently opens with the two.0-litre turbocharged four-cylinder SL 43, which encompasses a 48V mild-hybrid system and produces 280kW of energy and 480Nm of torque.

Above it sit the twin-turbocharged 4.0-litre V8-powered SL 55 4Matic+ and SL 63 4Matic+, with the previous producing 350kW/700Nm and the latter producing 430kW/800Nm.

Plenty of plug-in hybrid GT prototypes have been spied as effectively. They might put on the 53 and 63 S E Efficiency nameplates.

The GT 63 S E Efficiency will probably use the 4.0-litre twin-turbo plug-in hybrid V8 powertrain from the unrelated AMG GT 63 S E Efficiency four-door coupe, which has whole system outputs of 620kW and 1400Nm.

The much less highly effective GT 53, in distinction, might use a model of the turbocharged 2.0-litre plug-in hybrid powertrain seen within the new C 63 S E Efficiency which has whole system outputs of 500kW and 1020Nm.

Past the reveal of the second-generation AMG GT two-door coupe, Mercedes-Benz may also showcase a special-edition model of the AMG SL roadster. It’s unclear what this will probably be precisely at this stage.

The German carmaker may also showcase numerous its present fashions and up to date idea vehicles at Pebble Seaside.

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