German auto giant Mercedes-Benz has launched the AMG GT 63 S 4-Door Coupe in India at the 2020 Auto Expo. The new performance model is the fastest four-door production car on sale in India and is priced at ₹ 2.42 Crore (ex-showroom). It is also the fastest production car at the Auto Expo this time. The Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S 4-Door Coupe boasts of some major credentials with 0-100 kmph coming up in 3.2 seconds and a top speed of 315 kmph. The model competes against a host of offerings including the Porsche Panamera Turbo and the Aston Martin Rapide S.
Speaking on the launch, Martin Schwenk, Managing Director & CEO, Mercedes-Benz India, says, "The exciting and innovative line-up of products on display underlines our commitment towards our customers. It is also a sign of our confidence in the potential of the country's automotive sector. As a customer-focused brand, it is extremely satisfying and rewarding to be able to reach out to our customers, both current and potential via this platform, and show them what we have in store for them in 2020 and beyond."
Power on the Mercedes AMG GT 63 S 4-Door Coupe comes from the 4.0-litre, twin-turbo V8 petrol engine that develops 429 bhp and a whopping 900 Nm of peak torque. The car gets a 9-speed automatic transmission with the 4MATIC all-wheel-drive system sending power to all four wheels. Inside, the AMG GT 63 S 4-Door Coupe gets a twin 12.3-inch display for the instrument console and the infotainment system. The car also comes with a newly designed steering wheel, centre console with a touchpad.
The Mercedes AMG GT 63 S 4-Door Coupe shares its underpinnings with the current-generation E-Class, while following the design philosophy of sensual purity, according to the company. The car boasts of the imposing Pan-Americana grille up front and a long coupe roofline extending to the rear.
Apart from the GT 63 S 4-Door Coupe, Mercedes-Benz also launched V-Class Marco Polo edition and the AMG A 35 at the 2020 Auto Expo. The Marco Polo is priced from ₹ 1.38 crore onwards, while the AMG A 35 is expected to be priced at ₹ 43 lakh.