2018 Mercedes-AMG GT Family Quick Reference Guide

2018 Mercedes-AMG GT Family Quick Reference Guide

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Customer Availability

  • MY18 Mercedes-AMG GT Coupe: Available by Fall 2017, Price TBA
  • MY18 Mercedes-AMG GT Roadster: Arrives in the US by Fall 2017, Price TBA
  • MY18 Mercedes-AMG GT S Coupe: Available by Fall 2017, Price TBA
  • MY18 Mercedes-AMG GT C Coupe: Arrives in the by Late Fall 2017, Price TBA
  • MY18 Mercedes-AMG GT C Roadster: Arrives in the US by Fall 2017, Price TBA
  • MY18 Mercedes-AMG GT R Coupe: Arrives in the US by Summer 2017, Price TBA

New for 2018

  • New Variants:
    • AMGGTRoadster(469hp/465lb-ft,0-60:3.9)
    • AMGGTCCoupeandRoadster(550hp/502lb-ft,0-60:3.7)
    • AMGGTR(577hp/516lb-ft,0-60:3.5)
  • Facelifted Variants:
    • AMGGT(469hp/465lb-ft,0-60:3.9)
    • AMGGTS(515hp/494lb-ft,0-60:3.7)

    AMG GT Coupe and Roadster Standard Feature Highlights

    • Handcrafted AMG 4.0L V8 biturbo engine with 469 hp / 465 lb-ft of torque (M178)
    • AMG SPEEDSHIFT® DCT 7-speed transmission
    • AIRPANEL active air management system
    • AMG DYNAMIC SELECT
    • AMG Sport Suspension
    • Limited Slip Rear Differential
    • AMG Performance seats
    • AMG Panamericana grille
    • Weight-optimized fabric soft top, available in three colors (black, red and beige) (Roadster)

    AMG GT S Coupe Standard Feature Highlights

    • Handcrafted AMG 4.0L V8 biturbo engine with 515hp / 494 lb-ft of torque (M178)
    • AMG SPEEDSHIFT® DCT 7-speed transmission
    • AIRPANEL active air management system
    • AMG DYNAMIC SELECT with "RACE" mode
    • Electronic Limited Slip Rear Differential
    • AMG Performance Exhaust System
    • AMG RIDE CONTROL Adaptive Sport Suspension
    • Burmester® Surround Sound System
    • AMG Performance seats
    • AMG Panamericana grille

    AMG GT C Coupe and Roadster Standard Feature Highlights

    •  Handcrafted AMG 4.0L V8 biturbo engine with (550 hp / 502 lb-ft of torque (M178)
    •  AMG SPEEDSHIFT® DCT 7-speed transmission with revised gearing
    •  Active rear-wheel steering with up to 1.5-degree toe angle
    •  Wider rear fenders (+2.25"), wider track and wider wheels
    •  AMG DYNAMIC PLUS Package (includes Dynamic Engine and Transmission Mounts, increased peak horsepower from 6,000-6,500 rpm, increased front-wheel negative camber)
    • Lithium-ion battery
    • AMG RIDE CONTROL continuously variable, adaptive damping system
    • AMG DYNAMIC SELECT with “RACE” mode
    • Electronic Limited Slip Rear Differential
    • AMG Performance Exhaust System
    • Active air management system
    • Burmester® Surround Sound System
    • AMG Performance seats
    • AMG Panamericana grille
    • Weight-optimized fabric soft top, available in three colors (black, red and beige) (Roadster)

    GT R Standard Feature Highlights

    •  Handcrafted AMG 4.0L V8 biturbo engine with 577 hp / 516 lb-ft of torque (M178)
    •  AMG SPEEDSHIFT® DCT 7-speed transmission with electronic limited-slip differential
    •  Forged aluminum wheels (10"x19" front; 12"x20" rear – 1" wider than GT S) with Michelin
    • Pilot Sport Cup 2 tires
    •  Adjustable 9-setting AMG TRACTION CONTROL system derived from AMG GT3 racecar
    •  Extensive use of carbon fiber including lighter torque tube and front fenders
    •  Lithium-ion battery
    •  Active rear-wheel steering with up to 1.5-degree toe angle
    •  Manually adjustable AMG coil-over suspension
    •  AMG DYNAMIC PLUS Package (includes Dynamic Engine and Transmission Mounts, increased peak horsepower from 6,000-6,500 rpm, increased front-wheel negative camber)
    •  AMG Performance seats
    •  AIRPANEL active air management system with Carbon Fiber profile for increased downforce
    •  AMG Panamericana grille

    Model Positioning:

    • AMG GT: The definition of "Gran Tourer" in AMG's dictionary.
    • AMG GT Roadster: Fusing a sports car with the thrill of the open air.
    • AMG GT S: The new standard of the world in a purpose-built sports car.
    • AMG GT C: An autobahn burner, in total luxury.
    • AMG GT C Roadster: No compromise – blistering performance and exclusivity.
    • AMG GT R: Ready for the racetrack off the showroom floor.
     

    AMG GT Coupe

    AMG GT S Coupe

    AMG GT C Coupe

    AMG GT R Coupe

    MSRP

    TBA

    TBA

    TBA

    TBA

    Length

    179.0”

    179.0”

    TBA

    179.0”

    Width

    76.3

    76.3

    TBA

    TBA

    Height

    50.7

    50.7

    TBA

    TBA

    Wheelbase

    103.5

    103.5

    103.5

    103.5

    Curb Weight (lbs)

    3,560

    3,627

    TBA

    3,428 (Euro-spec estimates)

    Fuel Economy

    TBA

    TBA

    TBA

    TBA

    Engine

    Handcrafted AMG 4.0L V8 biturbo

    Handcrafted AMG 4.0L V8 biturbo

    Handcrafted AMG 4.0L V8 biturbo

    Handcrafted AMG 4.0L V8 biturbo

    Displacement

    3,982 cc

    3,982 cc

    3,982 cc

    3,982 cc

    Drive Config.

    Rear-Wheel Drive

    Rear-Wheel Drive

    Rear-Wheel Drive

    Rear-Wheel Drive

    Performance

    469 @ 6,000 465 @ 1,700 – 5,000

    515 @ 6,250 494 @ 1,750 – 4,750

    550 @ 5,750 – 6,750 502 @ 1,900 – 5,750

    577 @ 6,250 [email protected],900 – 5,500

    Transmission

    AMG SPEEDSHIFT® DCT 7-Speed transmission

    AMG SPEEDSHIFT® DCT 7-Speed transmission

    AMG SPEEDSHIFT® DCT 7-Speed transmission

    AMG SPEEDSHIFT® DCT 7-Speed transmission

    0-60 mph (sec)

    3.9

    3.7

    3.7

    3.5

    Top speed (mph)

    189

    193

    196

    198

    Main

    Porsche 911

    Competitors

    Audi R8

     

    AMG GT Roadster

    AMG GT C Roadster

    MSRP

    TBA

    TBA

    Length

    TBA

    TBA

    Width

    TBA

    TBA

    Height

    TBA

    TBA

    Wheelbase

    103.5

    103.5

    Curb Weight (lbs)

    TBA

    TBA

    Fuel Economy

    TBA

    TBA

    Engine

    Handcrafted AMG 4.0L V8 biturbo

    Handcrafted AMG 4.0L V8 biturbo

    Displacement

    3,982 cc

    3,982 cc

    Drive Config.

    Rear-Wheel Drive

    Rear-Wheel Drive

    Performance

    469 @ 6,000 465 @ 1,700 – 5,000

    550 @ 5,750 – 6,750 502 @ 1,900 – 5,750

    Transmission

    AMG SPEEDSHIFT® DCT 7-Speed transmission

    AMG SPEEDSHIFT® DCT 7-Speed transmission

    0-60 mph (sec)

    3.9

    3.7

    Top speed (mph)

    188

    196

    Main Competitors

    Porsche 911 Audi R8

     

    Media Contacts

    Christian Bokich 770-705-2245 [email protected]
    Brian Cotter 770-705-2274 [email protected]

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