Theis a stunner of a sports activities coupe — tactile and quick, and endlessly satisfying to drive. The one option to make it higher? With the wind in your hair. Enter the AMG GT R Roadster.
Debuting on the Geneva Motor Present this week, the Mercedes-AMG GT R Roadster packs the identical potent punch as its hardtop sibling. Meaning there is a twin-turbocharged, four.Zero-liter V8 below the hood, with 577 horsepower and 516 pound-feet of torque. Mercedes-Benz says the GT R Roadster will have the ability to hit 60 miles per hour in simply three.5 seconds. Prime velocity? 197 mph.
This four.Zero-liter V8 places out a fabulous 577 horsepower.
Efficiency-wise, the AMG GT R Roadster has the identical mechanical upgrades because the Coupe. Meaning there’s an adjustable coil-over suspension, rear axle steering, lively aerodynamics and one of many best exhaust notes obtainable wherever.
Your entire Mercedes-AMG GT lineup obtained quite a lot of updates late final 12 months, and the R Roadster will get them, too. Redesigned headlights have a brand new LED mild signature, and there is a totally digital instrument cluster inside.
Not like the AMG GT R Coupe, the GT R Roadster can be a limited-run affair. Mercedes-Benz says solely 750 can be bought worldwide, and you may count on them to go for a really fairly penny. The GT R Coupe begins at $159,350, and the Roadster will certainly command a number of thousand greater than that.