The Mercedes-Benz star shone brightest again at the 2017 New York International Auto Show. The event saw two world premieres and two US debuts of its cars.
The two world premieres
The two vehicles of the German automaker that were presented to the world were the Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 4MATIC and its more powerful version, the Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 S 4MATIC. Each model was delivered with its respective SUV and coupe variants.
The Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 4MATIC SUV and Coupé models are each equipped with a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 engine. The device has an output of 476 hp.
The Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 S 4MATIC SUV and Coupé models each have the same twin-turbo V8 engine. However, the output of the S-trim is 510 hp.
The main features of the vehicles include air suspension with adaptive damping, all-wheel drive with variable torque distribution, a locking differential for the rear axle and a high-performance braking system. The AMG GLC SUV and Coupé models are also equipped with the brand new Panamericana radiator grille design that is featured in the new Mercedes-AMG GT vehicles.
The two US debuts
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet completes the range for the current generation. The convertible basically reflects the same technical data as its coupé sibling, with the exception of the retractable roof.
On the other hand, there is a lot to discover in the Mercedes-AMG GT Concept. According to Daimler The four-door hybrid version of the AMG GT develops up to 816 hp and has an acceleration time from zero to 100 km / h of less than three seconds.