2018 Mercedes-AMG E63 4MATIC+ station wagon version
The main news expected from Mercedes-AMG for the Geneva Motor Show (7-19 March 2017), will be the 2018 Mercedes-AMG E63 4MATIC+ station wagon version, that is the fastest model and performance from those available for the E-Class family.
|2018 Mercedes-AMG E63 4MATIC+|
The car incorporates all the main elements of the sedan, including of course the 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 (hand-built), which is the main equipment of this construction is a 4.0 direct injection, produces 603 horsepower from 5,750 to 6,500 rpm and 627 pound-feet of torque from 2,500 to 4,500 rpm. The engine is combined in either case the nine-speed automatic transmission “MCT”, updated in the software to respond to the car’s sporty character. Acceleration the combination is good for a 3.4-second 0-to-60 time and an electronically limited 180mph top speed.
Four settings (plus one) for the four-wheel drive
The technical equipment of the Mercedes-AMG E 63 4MATIC+ Wagon also includes improvements to the suspension, limited slip rear differential, of the engine mount (standard on the E 63 S), the sports steering and the braking system, essential to hold off the nearly two tons measured without the driver: the discs are ventilated and have a diameter of 360 mm on the E 63 and E 63 to 390 mm on the S, but with the option of ordering those of composite material, large 402 mm on the front axle and 360 mm at the rear. The familiar German features as the sedan-wheel drive 4MATIC+, adjustable according to driving style, which varied its operating modes, depending on whether you want to focus on comfort or handling: the driver can choose the comfort mode, Sport, Sport Plus, and Individual Race (for D only). The most capable drivers will also appreciate the ability to lower the intervention threshold or eliminate the stability control.
Interior: The sofa can “straighten” the 10 degrees
The AMG E63 4MATIC+ Wagon remains however a car practical and very usable, as evidenced by the solutions adopted for the load compartment: the sofa can be folded in the diagram 40:20:40 and can also vary in inclination, taking a position more vertical of 10 degrees, so as to free necessary 30 liters of load. The volume of the luggage compartment ranges from 640 to 1,820 liters. The engineers at Mercedes-AMG have intervened then to the aesthetics and have expanded by 2.7 cm the car body level, as a result of the increased roadways, redesigning the bumper in order to increase air flow to the engine and brakes. Are also new exhaust system, side skirts on the sides, circles and some information on where you can find jackets in nappa leather and contrast stitching. 2018 Mercedes-AMG E63 4MATIC+ will arrive in U.S. showrooms in the fall 2017. Base Price AMG E63 4MATIC+ : $104,300
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