The new generation of the supercar Mercedes-AMG GT will receive the hybrid modification that adds power and provide increased torque.
In the heart of the power plant will be upgraded four-liter V8 engine with twin turbo. According to sources Autocar in the headquarters of the brand, total capacity will reach 659 horsepower. The power of the most productive models of the current generation in performance S 63 4MATIC+ is 639 horsepower.
In addition to enhancing the performance of the power plant, the engineers will equip the new electric supercar architecture on 48 volts, which, together with improved starter and generator will provide an increase in torque. According to preliminary data, this figure can reach 949 Nm vs 900 Nm moment on the market top versions.
Besides an increase in power, the supercar will get a new AWD system, which independently distributes torque between the front and rear axles, and separately changes the amount of power that is transmitted to the rear wheels.
This step will help to solve one of the problems models with rear-wheel drive – at the start she was visibly lost in accelerating competitors. For fans of rear-wheel drive manufacturer is still going to leave the Drift function, which disables the front wheels and transmits torque only to the rear.
It is expected that the new generation will present in 2022. The company plans to release a supercar in coupe and Roadster like the current version.
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