Mercedes-Benz drives in over 1000 BHP in a day; launches 2 new AMGs- the AMG C 63 Coupé & AMG GT R Coupé in India

Mercedes-Benz drives in over 1000 BHP in a day; launches 2 new AMGs- the AMG C 63 Coupé & AMG GT R Coupé in India

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  • The AMG C 63 Coupé is a sporty, sensual and iconic offering from the AMG family for those who are Born Bold
  • Powered by a 4-litre V8 biturbo engine that produces 476 hp, C 63 Coupé goes from 0-100km/h in just 4 seconds with a top speed of 250 km/h | One man, one engine concept
  • The AMG GT R is thoroughbred sports car fully developed By the racers, for the racers
  • Powered by a 4-litre Biturbo V8 engine that produces 585 hp, AMG GT R sprints from 0-100km/h in 3.6 seconds with a top speed of 318km/h | One man, One engine concept
  • Both the AMG Coupés are customizable with MB’s renowned ‘designo’ platform
  • Star Ease Maintenance Packages for the AMG C 63 Coupé and GTR Coupé start at just Rs. 97,000/2 years/unlimited kms
  •  The Mercedes-AMG C 63 Coupé is priced starting at INR 1.33 crore and the Mercedes-AMG GT R is priced at INR 2.48 crore ex-showroom, all India (except Kerala)


Pune: India’s largest luxury carmaker Mercedes-Benz today strengthened its position in the luxury performance segment by adding two new models to its coveted high-performance AMG line-up. The Born Bold – AMG C 63 Coupé and by the racers for the racers– AMG GT R Coupé are the latest additions to the Mercedes-AMG portfolio in India. With the  introduction of these two new AMGs, Mercedes-Benz India firmly underlines its strong presence in the performance car segment, which grew at a robust 54% in 2019. Mercedes- AMG has established its position as a highly successful sports car and performance brand with numerous attainments from motorsports for developing unique road-going vehicles. Both the new AMG Coupés continue to raise the bar for design innovation, class performance and cutting-edge technology. 


Martin Schwenk, Managing Director and CEO, Mercedes-Benz India digitally launched the Mercedes-AMG C 63 Coupé and AMG GT R Coupé at the company’s Centre of Excellence in Chakan, Pune.

Speaking on the occasion, Martin Schwenk, Managing Director and CEO, MercedesBenz India commented, “With a strong market presence, supported by a wide portfolio of performance cars and a dedicated retail network, our AMG strategy has helped us in cementing our market leadership in the luxury performance car segment. Encouraging customer demand for our top-end AMGs emerging both from metro and non-metro markets validates our efforts to introduce new products in the performance segment. Our decision of introducing these two products is aimed at expanding the top-of the pyramid performance segment, which has witnessed encouraging demand in 2019. We are confident that the AMG C 63 Coupé and the AMG GT R will continue to create momentum and further expand the segment.


Martin Schwenk further added, “The launch of two new AMGs reiterates our commitment towards introducing the best of products from our global portfolio. We are confident that both these halo products will further enhance the customer excitement created by the AMG GT 4 Door Coupe, which we launched at the Auto Expo. Mercedes’ product offensive for the Indian market will continue as we keep exciting our customers not only with fascinating products and services, but also with innovative brand experiences.”  


Technical specifications: Mercedes-AMG C 63 Coupé and Mercedes-AMG GT R Coupé


Performance Data



Mercedes-AMG C 63 Coupé


AMG GT R Coupé


4.0-litre v8 biturbo engine



4-litre V8 biturbo engine


3982 cc



3982 cc


476 hp



585 hp

Peak Torque

650 Nm



700 Nm


AMG SPEEDSHIFT  MCT 9G                                

 7-speed AMG     SPEEDSHIFT® DCT dual-clutch rearmounted transaxle w/shift paddles


Acceleration (0-100 km/h)


4 seconds


3.6 seconds

Top Speed





The AMG C 63 Coupé is a perfect amalgamation of luxury, performance and design. Its bold exterior and plush interiors decked out in sporty trim leave no doubt as to its DNA, making it a perfect combination of luxury and performance. The Mercedes-AMG GT R, meanwhile, is all raw, untamed performance. An out-and out-thoroughbred sports car, the AMG GT R packs all of Mercedes-Benz’s motor-racing knowhow into a sleek package geared solely towards performance.


Key Product Highlights


AMG C 63 Coupé – The Born Bold

  •  AMG specific Radiator Grill 
  • AMG RIDE CONTROL sports suspension
  •  AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 9-Speed Sports Transmission
  • AMG Performance Exhaust System
  • Exclusive light weight AMG performance 5-twin spoke forged wheels
  • 31.2 cm (12.3-inch) display with the display styles "Classic", "Progressive" and "Sporty"
  • AMG Rear Axle Locking Differential
AMG GT R – By the Racers for the Racers
  •  19"/20" AMG forged-alloy wheels - 5-twin-spoke design
  •   Carbon-fiber exterior
  • AMG Ceramic high-performance composite brake system
  •  AMG Performance steering wheel in black DINAMICA microfiber with top-stitching
  •  AMG 4.0-Liter V8 Biturbo Engine
  • AMG RIDE CONTROL Suspension
  • AMG SPEEDSHIFT DCT 7G Transmission
The Mercedes-AMG C 63 Coupé is priced starting at INR 1.33 crore and the MercedesAMG GT R is priced at INR 2.48 crore ex-showroom, all India (except Kerala)

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 About Mercedes-Benz India

Mercedes-Benz India, which celebrated its 25th anniversary in India in 2019, pioneered the luxury car market in the country. Set up in 2009, Mercedes-Benz India’s world-class production facility is spread over 100 acres in Chakan near Pune. Since June 2015, Mercedes-Benz India also commenced production from its new expanded production facility located in the same premises. Mercedes-Benz India is part of Mercedes-Benz’s Global Production Network and plays an important role in the CKD/MVP production network in Brazil, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam. At these locations, Mercedes-Benz produces vehicles in various extension levels for domestic markets. The production facility carries an investment of more than INR 2,200 crores and has the largest installed production capacity for any luxury carmaker in India. Mercedes-Benz India also has the largest network spread amongst any luxury carmaker, with presence in 48 Indian cities through 99 outlets. Through the exclusive AMG Performance Centers located in six cities including New Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Kochi, and Pune, the AMG performance sub-brand of Mercedes-Benz also boasts of a strong retail network presence in the country.


October 2019 also marked the introduction of Mercedes me connect and E-Commerce platform, the new digital initiatives for the best customers experience in India. Mercedes-Benz India now boast of the entire portfolio having ‘connected cars’. Mercedes-Benz India is the first Indian carmaker to rollout a BS VI vehicle (S 350d) ‘made in India, for India’ in January 2018. The company now has a complete portfolio of BS VI cars well ahead of the implementation of BS VI regulations from 1.4.2020. 


Mercedes-Benz India product portfolio comprises the locally produced Mercedes Maybach S 560, S-Class, E-Class Long Wheelbase, CLA, C-Class and the GLA, GLC, GLC Coupe, long wheelbase GLE G350d and GLS luxury SUVs. Completely Built imported cars portfolio includes the V-Class Marco Polo, CLS, C-Class Cabriolet, the G 350d and the exciting AMG range.


‘Restless for Tomorrow’ is Mercedes-Benz India’s mantra for 2020. Today’s Indians are increasingly redefining themselves. This generation is not defined by age; restlessness is a state of mind, not a date of birth. They are restless and so is our brand. Mercedes-Benz India also took a firm step towards Electro mobility with the launch of ‘EQ’ brand in India in January 2020. Mercedes-Benz launched the AMG GT 63S 4MATIC+ 4 Door Coupe and the V-Class Marco Polo and also unveiled the New Mercedes-AMG A 35 4MATIC and the New GLA SUV at the 15th Auto Expo. The GLC Coupe was launched in March, which was also Mercedes-Benz India’s 10th CKD product in India.