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Those who are unable to wait for a hard-core Black Series version of the Mercedes C63 should give Brabus a call as they have upgraded the Mercedes C63 S all the way up to 600 horsepower (441 kW) at 5,800 rpm and 800 Nm (591 lb-ft) at 1,750 – 4,500 rpm which represents a healthy power boost of 90 horsepower (66 kW) and 100 Nm (74 lb-ft) of torque.
Stuttgart. The new Cabriolet is the sixth variant of the current S-Class family and the first open-top luxury four-seater from Mercedes-Benz since 1971. It offers a distinctive, sensual and exclusive design, the cutting-edge technology of the S-Class and a comprehensive warmth and wind protection concept which includes intelligent climate control for convertibles. The elegantly sporty model will have its world premiere at the Frankfurt International Motor Show in September.
Also on show in Frankfurt will be a superlative dream car from Mercedes?AMG in the guise of the S 63 4MATIC Cabriolet. Its 5.5-litre V8 biturbo engine offers an output of 430 kW (585 hp) and peak torque of 900 Nm, AMG Performance 4MATIC all-wheel drive with rear-biased torque split as standard and acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h in 3.9 seconds.
"After 44 years we are once again able to offer Mercedes aficionados an open-top car in the S-Class. The new S-Class Cabriolet symbolises our passion for individual and timelessly exclusive mobility, which we share with our customers", remarks Ola Källenius, Board Member of Daimler AG, Mercedes-Benz Cars Sales.
The new S-Class Cabriolet is exceptionally rigid. Innovative solutions such as the luggage compartment bulkhead made of aluminium and magnesium as well as the aluminium rear floor also lower the... [Read More]
Mercedes are providing an insight into what lies ahead for DTM, revealing the first designs of the car that they will enter for the 2016 campaign.
The 2016 DTM car to be deployed by Mercedes follows on from successful predecessors that include one of the most successful cars in DTM history – the Mercedes C-Class with which Mercedes drivers secured 85 victories in 159 races.
“The new Mercedes-AMG C 63 Coupé will again set new standards for driving dynamics and design. So, the vehicle provides the ideal basis for our DTM car,” said Head of Mercedes-AMG DTM Ulrich Fritz.
“I’m already looking forward to seeing the new Mercedes-AMG C 63 DTM compete in 2016. Our aim with this vehicle is, of course, to continue the Mercedes-Benz success story in the DTM.”