The luxury car manufacturer Mercedes-Benz is having a strategic focus on its AMG brand in India and in this process company has launched one more AMG model on 15th May 2014 namely Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG. This new model falls under SUV category which is said to have a sporty and superior performance and justifying its AMG badge. Additionally, Mercedes-Benz also inaugurated India’s first AMG performance Center in Delhi at T and T Motors.
The new ML63 AMG is priced at 1.49 crores (ex-showroom Delhi).
This AMG model of Mercedes-Benz is equipped with a powerful 5461cc, 5.5 liter, 8-cylinder biturbo engine which is responsible to develop the impressive max power and peak torque of 549.82bhp and 760Nm respectively. This powerful engine is mated to AMG SPEEDSHIFT PLUS 7G-TRONIC automatic transmission.
As per the company, the AMG version also uses a specially designed transfer case for its 4MATIC permanent all-wheel drive which transfers the drive power at a ratio of 40:60 to its front and rear axle.
The SUV is said to accelerate 0-100 km/h in 4.7 seconds with the top speed of 250 km/h (electronically limited).
The muscular ML63 AMG carries a wonderful car boot of 690 liters, min. turning radius of 5.9m and fuel tank capacity of 93 liters.
At inside cabin, it is designed with electrically adjustable AMG sports seats wrapped in Designo leather, door centre panels, door and central console armrests, AMG performance 4-spoke steering wheel in nappa leather, ambient lighting in three colors i.e. white, amber and blue. It also gets two 20.3cm displays, 830 watts Harman Kardon Logic 7 surround sound system along with 14 high-performing speakers, wireless headphones and 2 infrared remote controls.
While at outside, it features typically upright ML Class radiator grille with the Mercedes-star at centre and also armed with high-gloss slats painted in black. To justify the AMG badge, it carries front apron with its large openings and AMG specific LED daytime driving lights which are giving the SUV a dynamic and dominant look.
Mario Spitzner, Director Branding & Marketing Mercedes-AMG GmbH said, “We believe India is ready for a performance oriented driving experience and we are delighted to bring these closer to our customers in India. Our AMG portfolio has seen tremendous success and we are thrilled to add yet another superlative driving experience – the ML 63 AMG in our performance luxury SUV range for India.”
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