Mercedes Benz has added a new high end AMG powered SUV to its range with the launch of the Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S.
The new Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S is powered by an AMG 4.0 litre B8 biturbo engine that produces and impressive 603 horsepower.
“With our new GLE Performance models we are transforming a 20-year tradition into the future. For the first time we are electrifying our well-proven 4.0-liter V8 biturbo engine with an EQ Boost starter-alternator and a 48-volt on-board electrical system. As such we are embarking on another new chapter of our drive technology, which we are also successively extending further to other model series as we move towards electrification and hybridization. With our new premium SUVs, our customers can look forward to an unrivalled package of Driving Performance, high day-to-day suitability, optimum traction on practically all surfaces and also comfort on long journeys with high levels of efficiency,” says Tobias Moers, Chairman of the Board of Management of Mercedes-AMG GmbH.
The SUV also comes with a new EQ Boost starter-generator. that gives an electrical output of up to 21 horsepower, it helps improve efficiency and powers the 48-volt on-board electrical system.
The new Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S comes with an electronically limited top speed of 174 miles per hour and it has an 0 to 60 miles per hour time of just 3,7 seconds. You can find out more details about this new AMG powered SUV over at Mercedes at the link below.
Source Mercedes Benz