Tag: Mercedes AMG GT

Mercedes To Stop Developing Plug-In Hybrid Tech, Go All In On EVs

Mercedes will stop investing in new or next-gen plug-in technology, preferring instead to focus on simpler, more cost-effective EVs. Speaking to Germany’s Handelsblatt at IAA Munich, Markus Schäfer, Mercedes’ head of development, said that the plug-in hybrid’s days at Mercedes are numbered. He argued that the complexity of having two drive units in one vehicle […]

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Mercedes Eliminates Most V8 Models In The U.S. Over Supply Issues

If you’re fan of V8 Mercedes models, we have some bad news for you as the company has confirmed nearly all of them will be discontinued in the United States for the 2022 model year. The news first started circulating on Reddit and has now been confirmed by officials who told The Detroit Bureau the […]

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AMG GT R Speedster, Genesis G70 Coupe, V10 Miata Transplant, 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Driven: Your Morning Brief

Good morning and welcome to our daily digest of automotive news from around the globe, starting with… German Company Turns Mercedes-AMG GT R Into An 850 HP Speedster Bussink drew inspiration from both the Mercedes-McLaren SLR Stirling Moss and Mercedes F1 cars to create this on-trend speedster out of an AMG GT R. Only five […]

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German Company Turns Mercedes-AMG GT R Into A 850 HP Speedster

This is the Bussink GT R SpeedLegend and it is essentially a Mercedes-AMG GT R Speedster. The car is the brainchild of German product designer Roland A. Bussink and was inspired by the Mercedes-McLaren SLR Stirling Moss and Mercedes F1 cars. It also launches at a time when various other car manufacturers are releasing limited-run […]

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Murdered Out Mercedes-AMG GT Coupe Night Edition Heads To Australia

Limited to just 15 cars, the 2021 Mercedes-AMG GT Coupe Night Edition is headed to Australia with a manufacturer’s recommended list price of AU$294,200 (US$228,132) and deliveries kicking off in the third quarter of the year. Available in Obsidian Black, Selenite Grey or Graphite Grey Magno exterior colors, it features the AMG specific grille with […]

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2022 Mercedes-AMG C63’s Hybrid Powertrain Reportedly Detailed, 2L Four-Pot Delivering Up To 640PS

We’ve known for quite a while now that the new generation Mercedes-AMG C63, if they stick with that name that is, will go down the hybrid route. We have also suspected that it might use the 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine from the A45 S with some electric assistance. Now, former Top Gear co-presenter, Rory Reid, […]

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Watch Kia’s EV6 Electric Car Eat A Ferrari, Lamborghini, AMG And Porsche In A Drag Race

If the Stinger sports sedan helped change the way you look at Kia, just wait til you see the mess the new EV6 makes of some of the biggest names in European supercar history. To help illustrate exactly how ridiculously rapid its new EV6 crossover is, Kia lined the top-spec 577 hp GT version up […]

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