If you still regret losing V8 in C-Class, you can take a look at latest AMG S 63 E PERFORMANCE. This electrified S63 is still equipped with a V8 engine, and after electrification, its performance has entered a different field.
The basis of new AMG S 63 E PERFORMANCE is undoubtedly PHEV hybrid system with a 4.0-litre V8 engine as main body. 3.2 s The top speed of base version is fixed at 250 km/h, which can be increased to 290 km/h with AMG Driver's Package, but we all know that this is just for safety and not real limit of car's capabilities. .
The 4.0T V8 engine still shows enough survivability. It itself has a maximum power of 612 horsepower and can run continuously at 5500-6500 rpm, and a maximum torque of 900 Nm at 2500-4500 rpm. The 2-speed variable speed motor delivers an additional maximum power of 95 horsepower and provides Overboost mode for 10s. At this time, power increases to 190 horsepower, maximum output torque is 320 Nm, and it goes to 2 -th transmission. at 140 lm/h. When motor, placed on rear axle, works alone, official does not disclose specific purely electric range, of course, buyer of this car will not care.
In terms of handling, AMG S 63 E PERFORMANCE is equipped with rear wheel steering. The maximum deflection angle of rear wheels is 2.5 degrees, which makes rear of car more flexible. Active cornering adjustment reduces roll. Another interesting thing is active engine mount, which changes strength of its mount depending on different driving modes, so that car has different feedback.
This heavyweight, fast car also features an oversized brake kit. The front brake disc is 15.7 inches in diameter and is equipped with six-piston brake calipers. The diameter of rear brake disc is also 15 inches, which is quite economical. The size of wheels of the car.
Electrification makes AMG S 63 E PERFORMANCE most powerful AMG S-Class ever. Contrary to original understanding, AMG S 63 E PERFORMANCE is still a true AMG model. The purpose of adding electrification is to increase productivity, not just to save energy. saving and environmental protection, not only maintains a permanent luxury atmosphere, but also has performance of a supercar, so that S63 has a fresh start. And this car, too, is likely to be introduced in country, and price may increase, but for those who are able and able to own this car, price may not be an issue.