Mercedes has raised the performance bar with the launch of the S63 AMG Coupe in India priced at Rs. 2.60 crores (ex-showroom, Delhi). The German car manufacturer has left no stone unturned to make the S63 AMG class apart and the coupe offers uber rich value in design, performance, power and comfort. Based on the extremely exclusive and stylish S500 Coupe, the S63 AMG is going on sale for the first time in the country and is just the right to tool offering performance and luxury in an stunning package.
Powering the Mercedes S63 AMG Coupe is a 5.5-litre AMG tuned Bi-Turbo V8 engine under the hood that will leave the tarmac scorching in a standstill with the 577 HP of power and 900 Nm of overwhelming torque. Power is transferred via a 7-speed AMG SPEEDSHIFT automatic transmission that sends power to the rear wheels. You also get the four-wheel drive system as optional on the performance coupe. With that kind of a monster lurking inside, the S63 AMG is ready to complete the 0-100 kmph run in 3.9 secs.
In terms of aesthetics, the Mercedes S63 AMG very well compliments the Affalterbach badge with the masculine front and rear bumpers with larger air intakes adding beauty to functionality along with superb flow design pattern on the doors and sharper side sills with matte chrome finish. The S63 AMG looks aggressive and the roofline just seamlessly blends into the rear, sporting a strong stance. The other most commendable aspect about the coupe is its history of more than 50 years to have used pillar-less doors.
Despite being a four seater, the cabin on the Mercedes S63 AMG accommodates four in comfort and boasts of the epitome of luxury. You get panoramic sunroof, superbly built internal trims, Nappa leather upholstered seats, heated 12-way power seats, massage system, Multicolor LED ambient system, soft-close doors as well as a refrigerator box for the rear cabin. The coupe gets cool 12.3-inch high resolution screens that deliver’s all vehicle information and sports a Head-Up Display system for distraction-less driving. For the entertainment section, a Burmester 3D Surround Sound System is deployed along with a 80 GB hard-drive navigation system, Bluetooth, WiFi-hotspot among a host of luxurious features.
Safety is at its best with the Mercedes S63 AMG Coupe getting it all. The safety features list starts with Collision Prevention Assist Plus, Attention Assist, Parktronic with Active-Parking Assist, Pre-Safe, Brake-Assist, Adaptive-Braking, Distronic Plus with Steering Assist and a host of other tech. While features may be one thing, it is the overwhelming levels of performance, luxury and power that keeps you captivated. A head turner by all means, the S63 AMG will set you back by Rs. 4 crores or more on-road, and will be definitely goes into the best use you’ve ever made of it.