Mercedes AMG lineup is further expanding and this is probably the last addition to the list of cars they have already launched. The 2017 C 63 and the C63 S Cabriolet officially debuted at the New York auto expo.
The cars are powerful in terms of performance and has been designed to offer the best of technology on the go. They are powered by 4.0-liter twin turbo V8 engine. Even though, the same engine is used in both the vehicles, the output power varies by a percentage. The Cabriolet produces 469 horsepower with 479 lb feet of torque while the S version renders 503 horsepower with 516 lb feet of torque. The cars use AMG’s seven speed automatic transmission and there is no other alternative available.
AMG ride control system is a unique feature found in the 2017 Mercedes AMG C63 and the C63 S. It gives the passenger complete control over the comfort level offered by the car. The adaptive damping system allows easy suspension customization. Three different modes are being offered including a sport, sport + and a comfort mode. The settings are fully integrated with the AMG dynamic select system. The driver can either choose to get the best performance or choose to focus more on the comfort levels.
While driving in the comfort mode, if the driver stops using the accelerator, the car automatically changes the gear to neutral activating a sailing mode to save fuel while offering a smooth ride for long distances. Wheel sizes are fully customizable as one can choose from 18 to 20 inches as per requirement. Ground clearance has been significantly improved allowing the car to be driven on a wide variety of tracks without any difficulty.
An extensive level of comfort is offered in the interior of the Mercedes AMG cars. They are equipped with a touchscreen which enables easy control over the infotainment system. There’s an analog clock for a touch of nostalgia combined with three spoke steering wheel, contrast top stitching and sports seats. Buyers can choose to upgrade their car with nappa leather, performance exhaust, carbon fiber brakes besides other exquisite materials if they choose to.
The 2017 Mercedes AMG C63 Edition 1 is a special edition confirmed by the company. It will be available in an exclusive White Magno color variant. The model which is priced higher will come bundled with the night package with a load of unique add-ons and exquisite features.