Mercedes performance division, AMG, uncovered their third all-AMG engineered car (after the SLS AMG as well as the AMG GT), the GT concept at Geneva. The auto kicks off AMGs 50 twelve months celebrations, as the theory will be production prepared by 2018 and on purchase in Europe the following year.
The GT concept is derived from Mercedes MRA platform regarding vehicles with an almost all aluminium platform development for the chassis. Although the design cues are quite AMG-spec, the overall shape of your car is very similar to that surrounding the Porsche Panamera.
AMG possess managed to distribute the burden evenly with the Several.0-litre V8 engine upfront along with an electrical unit at the rear, both integrating to generate 805bhp and boosting the car accelerate by standstill to a hundred or so in under three mere seconds. The hybrid technique has been developed making use of their Formula One team which has enjoyed tremendous success in the current turbo-hybrid era. AMG isnt mysterious to electrification as they got already unveiled your SLS AMG Electric Drive, way back in 2010.
The AMGs GT thought will go up against the likes of the Porsche Panamera hybrid car, the BMW 6-series GranCoupe and the Audi A7.