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Mercedes has officially announced the pricing list for the range-topping C63 AMG in the United States, as the model will go on sale from next month.

The 2015 Mercedes C63 AMG can be yours from 63,900 USD. The model in question is actually 1,900 USD more expensive than the BMW M3 but it is getting features such as the Keyless-Go, Collision Prevention Assist Plus, Attention Assist, Burmester Surround Sound system, heated front seats, 18-inch alloy wheels, LED headlights and several other tweaks. More goodies to be found on the C63 AMG include the AMG Adaptive Suspension system with three different modes and the limited slip rear differential.

Power to the 2015 Mercedes C63 AMG is being provided by a 4.0 liter V8 engine which is rated at 469 HP (349 kW) and 648 Nm (479 lb-ft) of torque, connected to a 7-speed AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT transmission. From 0 to 60 mph (96 km/h), the performance sedan needs just 4 seconds and it can go all the way up to an electronically limited top speed of 155 mph (250 km/h).

The C63 AMG S is the more expensive version, coming at 71,900 USD, with its AMG performance steering wheel, red brake calipers, dynamic engine mounts, 19-inch alloy wheels, Nappa leather seats and several other tweaks. The same 4.0 liter twin turbo V8 engine is found under its hood but this is now rated at 503 HP (375 kW) and 698 Nm (516 lb-ft) of torque, needing 3.9s to reach 60 mph (96 km/h) from a standstill and going all the way up to a limited top speed of 180 mph (290 km/h).