Mercedes-Benz on Wednesday launched AMG GT 63S in India at ₹2.42 crore ( ex showroom) at Auto Expo 2020. This is the world's fastest production four-seater AMG and part of Mercedes' India plans to have products in almost every price segment.
Powering the AMG GT 63S from Mercedes is a 4.0 litre twin-turbo petrol V8 motor that has peak power figure of 638 bhp and peak torque of a mammoth 900 Nm. This helps the speed demon propel from zero to 100 kmph in just 3.2 seconds.
There is a nine-speed auto transmission unit inside the car and an all-wheel drive system.
The cabin of the AMG GT 63S is highlighted by twin 12.3-inch infotainment system, a sporty steering, center console with touchpad and premium leather upholstery. Martin Schwenk, MD and CEO at Mercedes India, said that the AMG GT 63S defines the company's vision for customers here. ""The exciting and innovative line-up of products on display underlines our commitment towards our customers. It is also a sign of our confidence in the potential of the country's automotive sector," he said.
At Auto Expo 2020, Mercedes also showcased the all-new GLA and the AMG A35 limousine. The company will also turn its attention towards the field of electric mobility and bring in EQC SUV in April of 2020. "As a customer-focused brand, it is extremely satisfying and rewarding to be able to reach out to our customers, both current and potential via this platform, and show them what we have in store for them in 2020 and beyond," said Schwenk.
Auto Expo will open doors to general public on February 7 and will be organised till February 12 at the India Expo Mart in Greater Noida. A large number of OEMs are participating in the once-in-two-year event where the focus is on the future of mobility in the country.