Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S set a record of NurburgringOctober 25, 2018
Mercedes-Benz Porsche Panamera rival, equipped with a 640-horsepower engine, has become the fastest four-seater “North Loop”
The Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S set the record for the North Loop of the Nürburgring among production cars with four seats in the cabin. The novelty passed the 20.8-kilometer route in 7 minutes and 25.41 seconds. Onboard video of arrival published on YouTube.
Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S is equipped with a four-liter V8 unit, developing 640 hp. and 750 Nm of torque. The engine is combined with a nine-speed automatic transmission. Such a car is able to accelerate from a spot to “hundred” in 3.2 seconds, and its maximum speed is 315 km per hour.
In fact, the official record of “Nordschleife” among the cars of this class belongs to the super-sedan Jaguar XE SV Project 8, who drove a lap of 7 minutes and 21.23 seconds. However, the Jaguar participated in the race with the Track Package – without the back row of seats, which was replaced with a lightweight safety cage.