Sports coupe Mercedes-AMG GT R shows good result at Nurburgring

February 18, 2017 at 00:13

Supercar Mercedes-AMG GT R passed the first tests on the Nürburgring Nordschleife. Track coupe, which is called by producer «Beast of the Green Hell», passed the most difficult and longest racing track of the world with a score of 7 minutes 10.92 seconds. As noted by the press service of the brand, these seconds allowed AMG GT R to become the fastest road car of the German mark on this track.

2017 Sporty Mercedes-AMG GT R pic

2017 Sporty Mercedes-AMG GT R pic

We remind that coupe Mercedes-AMG GT R is positioned by the German manufacturer as track version of the standard model Mercedes-AMG GT. The car is equipped with an upgraded 4.0-liter 8-cylinder engine with two turbines generating 585 horsepower. Power train operates in tandem with 7-speed automatic transmission with two clutches. Acceleration of coupe Mercedes-AMG GT R from zero to the first hundred takes 3.6 seconds. Maximum speed is 318 km / h.

2017 Track Mercedes-AMG GT R photo

2017 Track Mercedes-AMG GT R photo

In addition, equipment of the new coupe Mercedes-AMG GT R includes active aerodynamics, adaptive suspension with the possibility of manual springs adjustment, advanced chassis, racing traction control with nine modes and electronically controlled rear limited-slip differential.

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