Mercedes-Benz A 45 AMG will regain the title of the most powerful hot hatch

April 4, 2015 at 14:39

Mercedes-Benz is going to return the A 45 AMG title of the most powerful serial hot-hatch in the world. Models get a more efficient motor during the upgrade, which is expected to take place this autumn. On this edition of Autocar said the head of AMG Tobias Moers.
Mercedes-Benz A 45 AMG is equipped with a 360-strong “Quartet”, lost the title of the most powerful representative of its segment in December 2014. Then, Audi RS3 Sportback hatchback introduced a new generation.

Mercedes-Benz A 45 AMG picture

Mercedes-Benz A 45 AMG pics

Five-door car received a 2.5-liter five-cylinder supercharged engine developing 367 horsepower and 465 Nm of torque. Novelty can gain first “hundred” in 4.3 seconds – 0.3 seconds faster A 45 AMG.
According to preliminary data, the updated hot-hatch will be equipped with the same two-liter turbine unit, but its impact will increase to 380 horsepower. It is expected that the A 45 AMG will accelerate from zero to sixty miles per hour in 4.5 seconds, and its top speed is still limited to 250 kilometers per hour.

Mercedes-Benz A 45 AMG pics

Mercedes-Benz A 45 AMG image

Together with a more powerful engine hot-hatch will get a number of cosmetic changes to more different from the usual A-Class. In particular, he will get a completely different grille.
Earlier it was reported that the leadership of “Mercedes” is considering the possibility of release and more extreme modifications A 45 AMG. There are no details about the most powerful and easy hot-hatch version, however Moers said that he “does not neglect the 400-hp version of the Volkswagen Golf».
In addition, the head of AMG emphasized that the appearance of this hatchback is only possible at the end of the life cycle of the current A-Class generation since the company is not enough human resources to create a new version of the model.

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