2015 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG 4Matic Coupe
The 2015 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG Coupe is made with some stunning specs. The S-Class offspring comes in two trims. The entry trim is the S550 4Matic Coupe, while the more powerful trim is called the S63 AMG 4Matic Coupe. Since the 2015 S63 AMG inherits the rich tradition of the most prestigious Mercedes-Benz coupes, it won’t look radically different. The 2015 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG 4Matic Coupe has a distinctive modern design and improved aerodynamics. This design language shift of the Mercedes-Benz models resulted in more attractive, dynamic appearance of the 2015 S63. It is lighter, better looking and it has impressive new technology. While the Euro-spec S63 AMG Coupe has rear-wheel drive available, in the U.S. it will have all-wheel drive only.
2015 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG Appearance
Like we said, the 2015 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG exterior doesn’t diverge a lot from the tradition. However, there are significant changes made, which are noticeable. With sharp side pleats and small side windows, the 2015 S63 AMG will look more powerful and dynamic. Its redesigned fascia will have large air intakes and a new grille where a large Mercedes-Benz sign is located at the center. The front end looks more aggressive thanks to the reshaped LED headlights with Swarovski crystals. It contributed to the weight loss, since it is completely made of aluminum. On the opposite side, there are really good looking exhaust tips. The rear end looks timid when compared with the front end, but there’s no doubt it’s designed with style, maybe as a statement that this car, although a high-performance sporty coupe, still belongs to the S-Class.
2015 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG Powertrain Specs
The 2015 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG 4Matic Coupe engine is impressive. We’re talking about a twin-turbo 5.5-liter V-8 engine, which delivers 577 horsepower and 664 lb-ft of torque. With this engine under the hood, the 2015 S63 AMG 4Matic accelerates from 0 to 60 mph in 3.9 seconds. This stunning time isn’t a result of the engine’s power only. The electronically limited maximum speed is 186 mph. This car is around 143 pounds lighter than the CL63 AMG. Its not lighter just because of vast use of aluminum, but because of lighter wheels and brakes and new lighium-ion battery, too. As for the transmission, the 2015 S63 AMG 4Matic comes with the AMG Speedshift MCT transmission. It is a seven-speed automatic. Like we said before, all-wheel drive is the only available in the U.S.
2015 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG Magic Body Control
So, what’s that aforementioned impressive new technology? Of course, the 2015 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG 4Matic has a plenty of technology installed, like every vehichle which is made by Mercedes-Benz. However, the most impressive technology is actually a body-inclining feature, whose name is — Magic Body Control. It provides more comfort in ride and better driving abilities. Using the Road Surface Scan stereo-camera technology, Magic Body Control prepares the suspension and tilts the vehicle up to 2.5 degrees, so it suits the road 15 meters (around 16.5 yards) ahead. It also uses a lateral acceleration sensor, so if you make sharp turns while driving slower than 112 mph, you probably won’t feel any centrifugal force.
2015 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG Coupe Release Date
The 2015 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG 4Matic Coupe release date is scheduled for this fall. The price will probably be known sometimes between its premiere at the New Your Auto Show and its release date.