Tuning: VÄTH Performance Mercedes CL 65 AMG with 745hp and 1150 Nm (details and photos)

25 12 2009

German tuner VÄTH have released the new package for the Mercedes CL65 AMG that increases power and gives the luxury coupe a more aggressive look. Ander the hood the standard Mercedes-Benz’s 612-horsepower twin-turbo V12 engine, but it wasn’t enough, Väth’s engine kit lifts output to 745HP and a spectacular 1,150Nm or 848 lb-ft of torque.

The VÄTH claims that with this package, the CL65 AMG can go from zero to 100km/h (62mph) in just 4.0 seconds and reach speeds of up to 340 km/h or 211 mph. Even more impressive is the price of the kit that will cost you as much as a new C-Class at a hefty €36,890 or about US$53,100, including installation.

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New 2010 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG: First Official Photos and Details

9 09 2009

The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Gullwing has leaked out a portion of the press release for the vehicle, which had been scheduled for publication tomorrow. The new SLS will make use of a lightweight construct and front mid engine to drive itself to 100 km/h in 3.8 seconds.

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UPDATED: with new high-res photo gallery

The 2010 SLS AMG Gullwing would be powered by an AMG 6.3-liter V8 engine located front-mid, and will produce 571 horsepower and up to 650 Nm of torque. Using a dry sump draft, the engine pairs with a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission, allowing the driver to catch a top haste of 317 km/h. The upside of the capacity translates to downside in fuel cheap: the engine gulps down 13.2 liters for every 100km travelled.

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New 2010 Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG Revealed (details and high-res photos)

31 03 2009

The new 2010 Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG has been released with the first official photos and information. According to the official spec the new E63 AMG now makes 518bhp (386kW) and 465lb ft (630Nm) of max torque. Mercedes-Benz is sticking to the tried to veteran 6.2-litre obviously aspirated V8 on this one. Performance should be similar to that of the outgoing E63 with facts of 4.5 seconds for the 0 – 62mph sprint and a top quickness of 155mph (249km/h).

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Despite the nominal increase in dominance the car is said to quaff 12 percent fewer fuel resulting in a normal consumption of 22.4mpg. One of the components official for this is the Speedshift MCT 7-hustle gearbox found in the SL63 AMG. It has four pouring modes Controlled Efficiency, Sport, Sport Plus and Manual.

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New 2010 Mercedes E63 AMG Sedan: First Teaser Photo

23 03 2009

German car magazine publish the first teaser photo of the new 2010 E63 AMG sedan ahead official unveiling at next month’ New York Auto Show. Price tag for new E63 is probable to be some place over 80,000 euros in Germany, expected quicker to 90,000.

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We still had few details on the new E63. There’s a 6.3 liter V8 under the hood, with 525 hp and 630 Nm of twisting power at the 7-speed automatic transmission, already seen in the SL 63 AMG. Those influence ratings was support that AMG does, certainly, believe that the horsepower wars are over, as it declared a few months ago.

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Goldish-Chrome Mercedes C63 AMG spotted in Dubai, UAE

26 01 2009

Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG finished in goldish-chrome was spotted outside one of the world’s largest shopping centers, the Mall of the Emirates in Dubai. Although the C63 AMG comes in a range of 10 colours, 7 of which are metallic, none of them chrome.

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Mercedes revealed the C63 AMG in July 2007 and launched it in September that same year. Basing on the W204 platform, the car is the flagship model in the C-Class range. It’s powered through the rear wheels by a normally aspirated 6.2-litre V8 engine that produces 451hp (336kW) and torque of 443 lb-ft (600Nm). The official 0 – 100km/h time is 4.5 seconds.

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Latest spy photo of new 2010 Mercedes E63 AMG Estate

13 11 2008

The next-gen Mercedes Benz E-class in prototype performance AMG ‘Estate’ Wagon has again been spied at laps of Germany’s Nurburgring circuit and expose the decisive character of the car, with only the finer minutiae being covered by the black camouflage relevant.

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A steal that this is the AMG account is the exposed rear mega with quad tailpipes. Other facts include perforated brake discs with oversized calipers. The new AMG type of the E-Class should be launched alongside the ordered sedan at next year’s Geneva Motor Show in March. However, the Estate sort isn’t potential to be unveiled for at slightest another year after that.

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Mercedes SL 65 Black Series (more details and spy photo)

16 04 2008

At first we show new Mercedes SL65 Black Series at spy photo and video . In efforts to the SL 65 AMG Black Series perspective for their audience American motor trend is a ridiculous analogy, a comparison between a hyper-road sports car to a professional racing car, which can only from its own way “, the SL65 AMG Black Series is roughly with the SL65 AMG, which is a Dodge Charger Nextel Cup is in a car Dodge Charger SRT-8. “Certainly, from their context, but the comparison is a little misplaced.

Fine wines and wine coolers versus debate aside, the SL 65 AMG is a program for weight loss, which is 6.1 books by HP compared with the 7.7-books in the standard SL 65 AMG. No detail was on the way, Mercedes 66 HP from conservative with a total of more than 670 hp from the 6.0-liter twin-turbo V12, but it is probably from an engine-management update level, some of the internal components of the light Motors. Capable to 220 mph, but electronically limited to 186 mph (300 km / h), 0-60 mph in less than 4.0 seconds.

The weight loss continues with the body panels made of carbon fiber, as the hood, fender and the roof. At the same time, the entire cabinet has more stiffness according to the roof, so that the abduction of other components with high strength and chassis reinforcements (88 pounds worth), with the roof folded the SL 65 AMG. Other parsème carbon fibre are in a rear diffuser and the lid of the box flap, which is about 77 pounds for an additional criterion. A total of 570 books are easier, with a weight of about 4080 books.

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New Mercedes-Benz SL AMG Black Series (spy photo and video)

17 03 2008

Consider could build a car, could slightly to 720 cv. Would your power to a “mere” 680 cv? Now, Mercedes-Benz, not only would it be for car Week. They have won insider “information about the new top-of-the-line SL-class, and that is precisely the output of these sources have indicated that the car will have.
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Such an engine, the SL AMG Black Series will defy his own bigger brother, the 722 SLR, which counts on a 5.4-liter V8 engine that generates 650 cv. This is very probably the best explanation for the power limit, to the Black Series “engine, the same 6-liter V12 used for the SL 65 AMG. SLR receive a replacement in 2010, theSLC, and the respect of hierarchy, it should be more powerful than any other Mercedes-Benz. Therefore, these 720 cv (or more) must be reserved for them.

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New Mercedes M-Class Facelift (detailed description + AMG tuning)

14 03 2008

The current second generation of the Mercedes-Benz M-Class was on the streets in 2005 in relation to the search for new Mercedes SUV, the car easily. Until now, the 2 Generation M-Class has its way into almost 300000 customers in the world, was it one of the most successful cars in the ever-growing SUV market.
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The class was lifting M with a new housing (bumper redrawn, and designed a new projectors grille), rear fascia (the new bumper with reflector strips, rear lights redrawn with smoked glass look), the new two colors, and four new leather interior leather steering wheel spoke.

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Mercedes SL 63 AMG Race Car & C 63 AMG Medical revealed for Formula 1

10 03 2008

I think two “normal” cars on the Formula One grid have shown for the 2008 season. Mercedes-Benz, which have a relationship with F1 since 1996, are again leading the pack with the safety car in the form of an SL 63 AMG version 2008. At the same time, the C 63 AMG makes its track debut in estate guise as the Medical Car.
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Merc is very proud of the achievements of its AMG division has on F1 tracks. The safety car, for example, is designed for the speed and handling, as they are also known as car when the pace of the race is stopped, for whatever reason, whether it is an accident on the track or similar.

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BRABUS PowerXtra D6 BLUE Kit !!

31 01 2008

When the post-enforces its move faster Mercedes-products of magic, it focuses on the already-hot AMG versions. BRABUS set sail a little more green with just introduced its Power Xtra D6 BLUE kit specially designed for the new E300 BLUETEC. The kit increases the production of diesel from 47 horses.

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The power gain is achieved through a system of auxiliary engine which is designed to work in harmony with the BLUETEC special catalysts and filters the exhaust. The result is 258 horsepower and a superb 450 lbs-ft of torque from 3.0 liters diesel V6. BRABUS receivables 6.8 seconds 0-62 mph sprint and a limited top speed of 155. The gain power is done without any loss of fuel economy, too. An amendment to suspension, brakes, wheels, body kit and stainless steel exhaust system is also available on BRABUS for E300, but are not part of the performance package.

BRABUS was tuning Mercedes diesels since 2001, when the E V8 became one of the first clean-burning diesel sedans performance. The kit D6 BLUE continues that tradition by meeting emission standards EURO V goes into effect in 2011.