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AMG Power 5.5-liter V8 Biturbo

AMG V8 Biturbo Highlights

The most important highlights of the new AMG V8 biturbo engine and the new AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 7-speed sports transmission

  • Direct petrol injection with piezo-electric injectors and spray-guided
  • Twin turbochargers with air/water intercooling
  • Sophisticated engine electronics with Controlled Efficiency start/stop function and generator management
  • Aluminum crankcase with ventilation holes to reduce friction
  • Continuous camshaft adjustment on the intake and exhaust sides
  • Demand-controlled engine oil pump
  • AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 7-speed sports transmission with a wet start-up clutch and three driving modes

Powerful and efficient: an eight-cylinder developing up to 420 kW (571 hp): Aim: Best in class – top performance in all respects by virtue of a comprehensively efficient powertrain

AMG V8 biturbo engine photos:

AMG Mercedes Press Release

Affalterbach – AMG is writing another chapter in its “AMG Performance 2015” drive system strategy: a completely newly developed AMG 5.5-litre V8 biturbo engine with a Continue reading » »

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Mercedes-Benz AMG S 63 and S 65 – Improving

Updated technology as well as active and passive safety is creating more appeal for the Mercedes-Benz S 63 AMG and S 65 AMG. Both top-of-the-line S-Class models from Mercedes-AMG embody state-of-the-art technology. The S 63 AMG, with its 386 kW/525 hp AMG 6.3-liter V8 engine accelerates to 100 km/h in 4.6 seconds. The S 65 AMG, meanwhile, with the AMG 6.0-liter biturbo V12 engine delivers more power; 450 kW/612 hp, 0 to 100 km/h in just 4.4 seconds.

[More Info & Photos of the AMG S65 here]

Exterior Features

Contributing to the status of both models is the new, more pronounced arrow-shaped radiator grille, now featuring twin chrome-plated louvers in the case of the S 65 AMG. The new front apron incorporates AMG-specific LED daytime driving lights and two transverse air outlets on each side. In addition, the lettering on the front wings and redesigned exterior mirrors includes the “6.3 AMG” or “V12 Biturbo.” The new rear apron is now highlighted as well: the centre section of the diffuser insert is painted in the same color as the vehicle body. New rear lamps with 52 LED’s in the form of a double “C” also give the S-Class an instantly recognizable appearance from behind.

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2007 Mercedes-Benz S-Class at Detroit Auto Show

The new-generation 2007 Mercedes-Benz S-Class is being showcased at the North American International Auto Show, which is open to the public January 13-21 in Detroit’s Cobo Center.  With the debut of the 2007 Mercedes-Benz product line, the S550 is joined by the new S550 4MATIC along with three limited-production models – the V12 S600 and S65 AMG as well as the V8-powered S63 AMG.

MBUSA has released numerous press material for this show. Given the length of the PR, I've created a page for the Mercedes-Benz S-Class PR that includes the S600, S65 AMG and the S63 AMG. You can find the complete press release here on this page.

AMG S63 - 2007 Model

S-Class 4Matic - 2007
2007 AMG S63 2007 S-Class 4Matic

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