German luxury car maker Mercedes-Benz will launch the insanity version of their GL class SUV next month! The GL63 AMG will hit Indian shores on the 15th of April and join the steadily growing fleet of AMG tuned cars in the subcontinent which, as of the moment, includes the E63 AMG, the C63 AMG, the SLK55 AMG and the G63 AMG.
The 7 seater Mercedes-Benz GL63 AMG will have a 5.5 litre V8 biturbo that chucks out 557 hp. This engine has enough power to haul this 2.5 ton behemoth to an electronically limited top speed of 250 kph and do the 0-100 kph dash in just 4.9 seconds. The car is equipped with a 7 speed, 7G tronic AMG automatic transmission for lightning quick gearshifts.
This SUV also gets standard features such as Attention Assist, Active Parking Assist, Collision Prevention Assist, Intelligent Light System with off-road lighting, massaging seats and optional extras like a 360° camera, Active Lane Keeping Assist, Active Blind Spot Assist, a high end audio system from Bang & Olufsen, Distronic Plus and more.
Ola Källenius, the Chairman of Mercedes-AMG GmbH commented saying, "The new GL 63 AMG completes our performance-oriented all-wheel drive offering. The GL 63 AMG places particular emphasis on dynamism and style. Combining the first-rate comfort of the S-Class with the performance of an AMG sports saloon, the GL 63 AMG is unique in its segment.”