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Mercedes AMG-GT R Black Series launch not imminent

We recently saw prototypes of a souped-up Mercedes-AMG GT and hoped it would be the Porsche 911 GT2 RS rivaling AMG GT Black Series. Tobiers Moers, head 0f AMG has now clarified that the car is coming but it’s still a few years away. The Black Series has been Mercedes’ hardcore performance models. It all started with the  SLS AMG Black Series. As for the prototypes, it’s difficult to ascertain if those are more than just AMG GT R mules. Moers added that the hardcore Black Series won’t arrive until the…

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Mercedes’ Formula-E entry could spawn an Electric hypercar

Another day, another electric hypercar. We recently heard of Porsche’s potential successor to the 918 and Mclaren’s plans for the P1 replacement. Now, we have another one. Well, in this case, a potential Mercedes-AMG Project One successor.  Just how the Project One is built on top of Formula One technology, using the technology borrowed from Formula E (which Mercedes plans to enter in 2020) the brand could build a flagship all electric hypercar. When asked by Auto Express, if Formula E technology could power an all-electric Mercedes-AMG performance flagship, Dr. Dieter…

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Lewis Hamilton will get the first Mercedes-AMG Project One

The long awaited Mercedes-AMG Project One was finally out in Frankfurt this week. The hypercar built on top of Lewis Hamilton’s F1 car powertrain was unveiled by the man himself at the big event. Lewis has been involved in the development of the hypercar and sat down with TopGear to talk about his contributions to the project. “I love cars. And I’ve been saying to Mercedes for so long, why don’t you do a real car? Like, you’ve got AMG sports cars, but I’m talking about a supercar. Why is Ferrari building…

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2017 Frankfurt Motor Show: Mercedes-AMG Project One Hybrid Hypercar

Supercars often utilize Formula 1 technology for performance gains – pushrod suspension, KERS hybrid systems, active aerodynamics are all Formula 1-derived technologies which have long been incorporated in road going performance cars for them to go faster and corner better. But, what if you could build a road going car on top of a Formula one winning powertrain? Welcome to the Mercedes-AMG Project One – Built to celebrate the 50th anniversary of AMG, the Project One is Mercedes’ answer to Adrian Newey’s Aston Martin Valkyrie. Exterior The exterior combines a…

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Mercedes-AMG Project One looks surprisingly eccentric in new teaser

Mercedes-AMG will reveal its Project One hypercar on September 12 at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show. Mercedes has been giving out information on the car bit by bit, from teasers to interior images to a full scale powertrain model. We know a lot about the powertrain already – the car will be powered by Mercedes’ Formula 1 derived 1.6-liter, turbocharged V6 powering the rear wheels, with electric motors on the front wheels making 322 hp combined. The teasers though, have mostly been unrevealing, until now.  From a picture of the…

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Mercedes-AMG GT Saloon test mule spotted in Germany-1 Mercedes-Benz News 

SCOOP: Panamera-rivaling Mercedes-AMG GT Saloon Caught Testing

Mercedes-AMG GT saloon which was showcased in concept form at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show has been spotted for the first time. The prototype of the four-door Porsche Panamera rival was caught testing in Germany. Looks like the production car will stay true to the concept shown a few weeks ago. It will be based around a foor-door coupe bodystyle with a familiar front end design. The slightly restrained look comes courtesy of slimmer headlight cluster featuring LED daytime running lights similar to the AMG GT sports car. Now, the…

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Mercedes-AMG Project One Hypercar To Be Priced at $3 Million

Mercedes-AMG just revealed the estimated price of their new hypercar. The Mercedes-AMG Project One Hypercar will cost $3 million including taxes. It will be unveiled at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show and goes on sale in 2018. What do you get for your $3 million? The Project One will be powered by a 1.6-liter turbocharged engine derived from the W07 Formula 1 car. Combined output of the internal combustion engine and electric motors is expected to be around 1000 hp. Also, the Project One will be all-wheel drive comprising of electric…

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Mercedes-AMG Project One to Challenge Huracan Performante’s Nurburgring Record

It was all about Nurburgring lap times at this year’s Geneva Motor Show. Lamborghini definitely stole the show by claiming the lap record for the ‘Ring. But, how long can the Huracan Performante hold on to its crown? Mercedes-AMG boss Tobias Moers thinks their new Project One hypercar will be quicker than the Performante. Compared to the A45 AMG’s time, it will be more than a minute faster than the sporty hatchback. Moers also pointed out that the Project One will be capable of completing a quick lap of the…

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Mercedes-Benz Maybach G650 4X4² Landaulet Leaked

Mercedes-Benz is bidding farewell to the G-Wagon with an exclusive Maybach version. The Maybach G650 4X4² Landaulet was supposed to be revealed at the Geneva Motor Show but has now leaked weeks ahead of its official debut. The company has released a teaser of the Maybach G650 4X4² Landaulet just a few hours ago. With this new set of images and a video, there’s little left to imagine. A journalist who got rare access to the vehicle is said to have uploaded a walkaround video of the Maybach G650 revealing all the details….

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Mercedes-AMG G65 4X4² Convertible Teased Ahead of Geneva Debut

Mercedes-AMG G65 4×4² Landaulet is all set to be revealed at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show. The new V12-powered off-roader with a convertible roof will be built in limited numbers. The G-Class, in some shape of the other has been around for 38 years. This year however, a heavily revised version of the popular off-roader is scheduled for launch. Production of the current generation will wind down with this special edition G65 4×4² convertible. Like the 2007 Maybach 62 Landaulet, the Mercedes-AMG has given it a folding soft-top roof that extends electronically…

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