Mercedes has announced the introduction of the new AMG C63 on the Australian continent where the cheapest variant can be yours from 154, 900 AUD.
The Mercedes AMG C63 is only offered in two versions across Australia, the C63 S Sedan, priced from 154,900 AUD, and the C63 S Estate, which costs 157,400 AUD. The standard features found on the two include the AMG Night package, the AMG performance exhaust, the AMG performance steering wheel wrapped in black Nappa, the AMG performance front seats with memory function, AMG illuminated front door sills, AMG active dynamic engine mounts, AMG 19-inch alloy wheels, AMG instrument cluster, AMG analogue clock, Burmester sound system, Comand Online, Digital TV tuner, heated front seats, LED intelligent system with adaptive high beam assist plus, Nappa leather, panoramic sunroof, automatic climate control, metallic paint, head-up display and more.
As you probably already know by now, the 6.2 liter V naturally aspirated engine has been dropped in favor for a downsized twin turbo 4.0 liter V8, which has been borrowed from the AMG GT sports car. The new unit is capable of producing a total output of 375 kW, between 5,500 rpm and 6,250 rpm, and it has a peak torque of 700 Nm, available between 1,750 rpm and 4,500 rpm. The AMG C63 S sedan can reach 100 km/h from a standstill in just 4.0 seconds while in the wagon, the time is increased by 0.1 seconds. The C63 AMG Sedan is cheaper in Australia than the BMW M3 Sedan, which costs 156,430 AUD.