2012 Mercedes-Benz AMG C63 Coupe exposed; releasing in September
Ahead of New York Auto Show, Mercedes-Benz has announced on Sunday that its New 2012 C63 AMG coupe would be released in September in US and in July in Europe. Mercedes has also unveiled the official details on the new C63 AMG Coupe.
The First edition will be sold as “Edition 1” and will be offered with exclusive equipments, New C63 will come with the same 6.2 liter V8 engine with a total output of 457 HP, consumers are offered choice that will let you chose performance package increasing the total output to 487 HP. C63 AMG Coupe can dash 0 to 6 mph in 4.5 seconds and in 4.4 second with the AMG performance package. The engine will be mated to AMG’s new SPEEDSHIFT PLUS 7G-TRONIC transmission that offers three different modes: “S” (Sport), ” C” (Comfort), and “M” (Manual).
For exterior like with all the other AMG model, the C63 AMG Coupe is designed with sporty look, The sports coupe will get an AMG front bumper, AMG radiator grille with a chrome inserts, a specific AMG bonnet, AMG-specific LED daytime running lights, side skirts, and a rear bumper with diffuser insert. There will also be a ride lowered by around 40 millimeters, a sports suspension, and speed-sensitive AMG sports steering. The wide front wing will get the “6.3 AMG” legend, while the car will sit on new 5-twin-spoke AMG light-alloy wheels painted in titanium grey with a high-gloss finish.
For Interior AMG has AMG door sills, seats, performance steering wheel in nappa leather on top and bottom flattened with aluminum gearshift paddles and AMG instruments, including an AMG race timer and start screen.
The competitor to C63 AMG Coupe will be BMW M3 Coupe. The Bavarian model develops a total of 414 HP and is priced at $58,400. The New C63 AMG Coup will set you back €72,590 at a starting price when it arrives in Europe ($102,500 at the current exchange rates) or €77,231 ($109,100) for the “Edition 1”.