The German company Mercedes-Benz Wednesday, July 15, demonstrated AMG GT Black Series.
Described as a super sports car, “perfectly embodies the tradition of the brand in Motorsport”, the model is equipped with a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 engine capacity of 720 HP (800 Nm of torque).
The engine received new camshafts, different exhaust manifolds and lubrication system dry sump, larger turbocharger compressor wheel and a very loud sound. With the machine there are 7-speed transmission with two clutches. The combination allows the car to accelerate to 100 km/h in 3.2 seconds with a top speed of 325 km/h.
Like the AMG GT R, it has a coil suspension and adaptive damping system, and adjustable sway bars and adjustable camber. The car also has panels shift from carbon fiber, lightweight integrated vehicle and tunnel cross-piece of carbon fiber that provides rigidity of the housing. The model is equipped with a ceramic brake system with racing pads and discs.
As for the design of the GT Black Series, the front it resembles a racing car, the GT3 and GT4. So, the car has received an aggressive front part with a large grille, splitter and Canary of carbon fiber.
Novelty, in particular, equipped with carbon fibre hood with air intakes and larger vents, roof, side skirts and rear door carbon fiber. The latter boasts a small spoiler and two-piece rear wing also made of carbon fiber, which can be adjusted manually or automatically.
Other notable parts are the rear bumper from carbon fibre and four pipe exhaust system, which are separated by a large diffuser. The car got a 19-inch front and 20-inch rear wheels with tires Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 R tires.
GT Black Series generates more than 882 pounds (400 kg) of downforce at speeds of 155 mph (250 km/h). So you should expect weight loss, while the German company did not disclose information about it.
Changes in the cabin are less visible, but the model has received sports seats, carbon-fiber trimmed in Nappa leather, and microfiber upholstery. In addition, here you can see the contrasting orange stitching and matte black finish of carbon fiber. In addition the car is equipped with sport steering wheel in microfiber and light door panels.
Customers who want something even more unique can opt for the optional AMG Track package. It adds four-point harness, fire extinguisher and lightweight titanium frame. This kit will be available in select markets.
The most notable part of the internal space is a small knob known as AMG Traction Control. It provides a choice of nine modes of the drive.
The cost of the Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series German company while keeps a secret.