Pro-version Mercedes-AMG GT R debuts in Los Angeles

Pro-version Mercedes-AMG GT R debuts in Los Angeles

November 20, 2018 0 By autotimesnews
Coupe will receive a number of improvements with a focus on track use

At the Los Angeles Auto Show, Mercedes-AMG will present a special version of the GT R Coupe with the Pro prefix. Coupe get a slightly modified appearance and a number of improvements that will make it more suitable for use on the track.

According to representatives of the brand, the exterior and interior design of the Mercedes-AMG GT R Pro is intended to emphasize the connection of the model with the AMG GT Coupe. The changes mainly affect the aerodynamic body kit, which will be made more aggressive, and the chassis settings. For example, for the “Pro-version” can change the kinematics and elastocinematics of the suspension, as well as rewrite the program of work of the control electronics.

In addition, the Pro-version of the supercar can become lighter and slightly more powerful than the usual GT R. Thus, the output of the eight-liter biturbo “eight” will be more than 600 horsepower, while on the GT R it gives 585 forces and 700 Nm of torque. Accelerate to the first 100 km/h, this car spend 3.6 seconds. Maximum speed – 318 kilometers per hour.