Mercedes-AMG GT 43 will receive a straight-six 6-cylinder engine

Mercedes-AMG GT 43 will receive a straight-six 6-cylinder engine

September 17, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

The launch of sales of high-performance Mercedes-AMG GT 43 announced In Europe. According to official data, the new version of the 4-door coupe will be 14,000 euros cheaper than the more powerful version of the GT 53 version.

To date, the 4-door Mercedes-AMG GT coupe has been introduced in the GT 53, GT 63, and GT 63 S. Now the German car can be purchased in the GT 43 version. According to official data, the initial price for the new product will be 14 000 euros less than the version of the GT 53. Under the hood of the Mercedes-AMG GT 43 will be a straight-row 6-cylinder 3.6-liter turbocharged engine. The same motor is completed and the modification of the GT 53. There is no doubt that for GT 43 the maximum engine power will be lowered.

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While the 4-door coupe with the index 53 has under its hood 435 horsepower and 520 Nm of torque, a more affordable version of the Mercedes-AMG GT 43 will boast only 367 horses and 500 Nm of torque.

To accelerate from 0 to 100 km / h the last spends 4.9 seconds. As for its maximum speed, it decreased to 270 km / h in comparison with the GT 53.

Despite the fact that the new version of the high-performance coupe did not receive an electric motor, all the power of its engine is reached already at 5,500 rpm, while in other versions it can reach 6,100 rpm. In addition, the GT 43 received a proprietary all-wheel-drive system 4Matic +, a 9-speed automatic transmission, and an EQ Boost system, which can “squeeze” an additional 22 hp from the engine. power and 250 Nm for a short time.

According to the price list for the 4-door Mercedes-AMG GT coupe, the version with the index 53 received the initial price tag of 109 182 euros, and the prices for the lower 43 version start at 95 259 euro. Prices are valid for Germany.

Meanwhile, not so long ago, the charged version of the Mercedes-AMG A35 was partially unveiled.