Mercedes-Benz India has launched the AMG C 63 Coupe and AMG GT R in India on Wednesday, priced at Rs 1.33 crore and Rs 2.48 crore (ex-showroom), respectively.
The Mercedes-AMG C 63 Coupé is a performance-focused model powered by a 4.0-litre V8 biturbo engine that produces 482 PS of power. The car can accelerate 0-100 kmph in just 4 seconds with a top speed of 250 kmph.
On the other hand, the AMG GT R is a sports car which is claimed to be developed by the racers. This is powered by a 4.0-litre Biturbo V8 engine that produces 593 PS of power. It can accelerate to 0-100 kmph in 3.6 seconds with a top speed of 318 kmph.
As the automaker claims, both the cars are based on Mercedes’ design platform.
Commenting on the launch, Martin Schwenk, Managing Director and CEO, Mercedes-Benz India, said, “With a strong market presence, supported by a wide portfolio of performance cars and a dedicated retail network, our AMG strategy has helped us in cementing our market leadership in the luxury performance car segment. Encouraging customer demand for our top-end AMGs emerging both from metro and non-metro markets validates our efforts to introduce new products in the performance segment.”
He also said, “Our decision of introducing these two products is aimed at expanding the top-of-the pyramid performance segment, which has witnessed encouraging demand in 2019. We are confident that the AMG C 63 Coupé and the AMG GT R will continue to create momentum and further expand the segment.”