The Mercedes-AMG S63 Coupe has been recently launched in the Indian car market putting an end to the eager wait of the deep pocketed Indian car enthusiasts. The highly awaited Mercedes-AMG S63 Coupe has been tagged at Rs. 2.55 crore (ex-showroom across India). Mercedes-Benz is continuously strengthening its leading position in India with a constantly updated and enriched product lineup and is expanding its performance wing - AMG lineup as well. The AMG S63 is the fourth AMG model and the seventh Mercedes model to be launched in India this year.
Let’s take a look at the new 2018 Mercedes-AMG S63 Coupe:
The new AMG S63 Coupe has thus joined the lineup of the standard Mercedes-Benz S-Class facelift model. The updated Mercedes S-Class was launched earlier this year and boasts of an array of upgrades and changes as this is the model’s mid-life cycle facelift. The performance centric new S63 Coupe gets powered by the V8 engine, while also keeping the fascinating luxury quotient of the car intact.
When the exterior visual upgrades are concerned, the new Mercedes-AMG S63 Coupe comes with a number of cosmetic changes. However, the most prominent updates which include the new AMG Panamericana radiator grille, which dominates the face of all the high-end models from the house of the Stuttgart based company that are getting recently launched.
Other prominent features of the new two-door performance oriented model include the fancy V-shaped cooling air intake. There are also new side skirts which get blingy chrome elements as well as 19 inch large alloy wheels to add to the amazing sporty and mean look. The front axle’s uplift of the car has been now reduced with the usage of the aerodynamically shaped edges that are finished in high sheen chrome. Moreover, the rear façade of the Mercedes-AMG S63 Coupe also flaunts diffuser inserts that have been coupled with the AMG specific sporty quad exhaust tips.
In terms of the under the hood mechanical bits, the 2018 Mercedes-AMG S63 two-door Coupe gets a 4.0 litre V8 bi-turbocharged engine at its heart. This engine is capable of churning out a massive max power output of 612 bhp along with a hammering 900 Nm of top torque. The powerful engine has been paired with a sophisticated AMG Speedshift MCT 9G transmission gearbox which enables the car to do a 0 to 100 kmph sprint in just around 3.5 seconds. The car also offers a top speed of 250 kmph, which is actually electronically restricted.
When it comes to the cabin of the new Mercedes-AMG S63 Coupe, the German luxury automaker has endowed the car with the new twin touchscreen display system, Nappa leather upholstery, AMG sports seats as well as AMG specific steering wheel that comes along with paddle shifters. The interior of the car also offers plenty of AMG carbon fibre as well as piano black accents all over to add to the overall look and feel of the special car, while an abundance of AMG badges on the inside are there to announce the model’s special class.