2017 AMG GT: The Effortlessly Fast Sports Car

Feb 22, 2017 03:34 PM EST | Ivy Lebanan

The 2017 AMG GT is from the Daimler AG division and globally known car maker, Mercedes Benz. The company was able to make a name in the competitive industry of automobile. This AMG is said to be the highest performance car from Mercedes up to this time.

This year's AMG is different from others of its kind with its animalistic and exotic character that was developed by the talented engineers. They were able to make one of the best-driven cars around the globe.

The standard GT is available with LED headlights, keyless entry, and ignition, 19-inch wheels, parking sensors, automatic climate control in dual-zone, 19-inch wheels, eight-way heated seats with power adjustable. It also includes driver memory functions, suede upholstery, simulated-leather and a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel.

Meanwhile, the 2017 AMG GT has additional standard features such as the infotainment interface that comes with an 8-inch display with touchpad controllers and knob, collision warning, emergency automatic braking, a navigation system, and voice controls. For the connectivity and entertainment available, it has two USB ports, auxiliary audio jack, Bluetooth, media player interface, HD radio, and satellite.

The Mercedes-Benz creative styling with its interior design is also one of the factors on why GT has captured a bit more of attention than its competition, the Porsche 911. Also, another factor is the detailed craftsmanship and engineering work done that was able to make the model go head to head with Jaguar F-Type when it comes to the fastest.

This 2017 Mercedes-AMG GT 4.0-liter by a 4.0-liter turbocharged V8 engine that produces over 456 of horsepower and a torque of 443 lb-ft. It is linked to the car's rear wheel with an automatic transmission in a seven-speed dual clutch. For the price, no precise details yet, but since it is roadster base, it is expected to have more that the price of a standard coupe. It is also expected to be available in all authorize dealership this fall.


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