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    2017Mercedes-BenzUSA,LLC303PerimeterCenterNorth,Atlanta,GA303461-800-FOR-MERCEDESMBUSA.comMarketingCommunications.All illustrationsandspecificationscontainedinthisbrochurearebasedonthelatestproductinformationavailableatthetimeofpublication.Mercedes-BenzUSAreservestherighttomakechangesatanytime,withoutnotice,tocolors,materials,equipment,specificationsandmodels.Anyvariationsincolorsshownareduetoreproductionvariationsoftheprintingprocess.Illustrationsmayincludetestsituations.Somevehiclesmaybeshownwithnon-U.S.equipment.Somevehiclesareshownwithoptionalequipment.AppleCarPlay,iPad,iPhoneandSiriaretrademarks,registeredtrademarksorservicemarksofAppleInc.BluetoothisaregisteredtrademarkofBluetoothSIG,Inc.BurmesterisaregisteredtrademarkofBurmesterAudiosystemeGmbH,Berlin,Germany.iHeartRadioisaregisteredtrademarkandservicemarkofClearChannelBroadcasting,Inc.Formula1andF1areregisteredtrademarksofFormulaOneLicensingBVCorporationNetherlands,Rotterdam,Netherlands.AndroidandAndroidAutoaretrademarksofGoogleInc.GoProisaregisteredtrademarkofGoProInc.HDRadioisaproprietarytrademarkofiBiquityDigitalCorporation.Sirius,XMandallrelatedmarksandlogosaretrademarksofSiriusXMRadioInc.TuneInisaregisteredservicemarkofTuneIn,Inc.TwitterisaregisteredtrademarkofTwitter,Inc.

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    2018

    AMG GT Coupe and Roadster

  • Standard and available equipment may vary by model. Please see back of brochure.

  • AMG GTIntroduction 6

    COUPE 18

    AMG GT R COUPE 24

    ROADSTER 27

    Specifications and equipment 34

  • 6

    P R O V I N G G R O U N D S

    Itcomesfromthered-hotglowofabrake

    as its pushed to shed extreme speed at

    anexceptionalrate.Andfromtheglowin

    adriversfaceonthevictorspodium.Its

    in the split second when braking into a

    cornerbecomesaninstantshiftofweight,

    gearsandpoweringout.Thehalf -century

    oftransformingrefinedsedansintosuper-

    lativeracecars.Andtheyearsdeveloping

    anall -newsportscarfromthegroundup.

    ToanyonewhoworksatAMG,itsalljust

    partoflivingandlearning.Everyforcethat

    getsendured.Everyrevthatswrungout

    andthatringsout.Everycomponentthats

    tested to the limit, and then redesigned

    toraisethelimit.Anyfractionofasecond

    shaved,eachlaprun,andeveryracewon.

    EverythingthatAMGlearnsgoesbackinto

    everythingAMGmakes,andmakesbetter.

    Track record.

    Theresultofcollectedlearningissummed

    upbest inanotherword:experience. Its

    morethanthewisdomthatAMGuniquely

    brings to the tableor more accurately,

    thetrack,orashowroom.Itsalsowhatthe

    racersatAMGbequeathtoyou,theAMG

    driver:anunmatchedexperienceyoucan

    relisheverytimeyougetbehindthewheel.

    Its the torrentialpull ofanengine thats

    craftedbythehandsofasinglemeister,in

    acoreAMGtradition.Itsunruffledagility,

    unyieldingstrength,andunfadingstamina.

    Its thecenterofgravityhunkeringdown

    asthepower- to-weightratiotowersabove.

    Itstheeuphoriaof idealbalance,andan

    idealbalanceofcredentialsandcharacter.

    Inspecs,insounds,andinsensations,the

    magicthatcomesoutofaMercedes-AMG

    istheirrefutableproofofwhatgoesintoit.

    Performance is more than power. Its the power to

    overcome conflict turning opposing forces, competing

    factors, and mutually exclusive goals into

    collaborating partners.

  • 2018 AMG GT

    8

    K E Y F E A T U R E S

    P O W E R

    Competition-proven power brings technology

    developed for Formula 1 and GT3 racing to

    the street. A rear -mounted transaxle helps

    put all that power brilliantly to the pavement.

    > Handcrafted AMG V8 biturbo engine

    > Twin hot inside V turbochargers

    > AMG-patented NANOSLIDE cylinder-wall technology

    > High-pressure dry-sump lubrication

    > AMG Sport or Performance Exhaust System*

    > Rear-mounted AMG SPEEDSHIFT DCT 7-speed

    D E S I G N

    Aggressively aerodynamic coupe and

    roadster bodies are proportioned to reflect

    the balanced power within. The cockpit is

    designed to help the driver celebrate it.

    > Lightweight, rigid 90% aluminum body and spaceframe

    > 19" and 20" AMG wheels*1

    > Active aerodynamics with AIRPANEL air- intake curtains

    > AMG Panamericana grille

    > LED high-performance headlamps and taillamps

    > Carbon Fiber, Night and Aerodynamics Packages*

    L U X U R Y

    The exquisitely crafted two-seat cabin offers

    an exceptional degree of personalization in

    colors, materials and finishes. The high-end

    amenities are worthy of a true GT sports car.

    > Heated power AMG Performance seats with memory

    > An array of Nappa leather upholstery and trim choices*

    > Dual-zone climate control

    > AIRSCARF neck-level heating (roadsters)

    > Two options in Burmester surround sound*

    > Hundreds of possible color and trim combinations

    T E C H N O L O G Y

    User -friendly innovations help keep you

    connected, engaged and entertained.

    Intuitive controls help you stay in command

    of your car and in touch with your world.

    > COMAND with 8.4" color screen, touchpad

    controller and navigation

    > AMG Track Pace App for Apple iPhone

    > mbrace with Mercedes me smartphone app featuring

    Valet Protect, plus in-car Internet, and 4G LTE WiFi*2

    > KEYLESS-GO with HANDS-FREE ACCESS*

    *Optional or not available on some models. Please see back of brochure.

    H A N D L I N G

    Dynamically ideal weight distribution and

    a track-tuned chassis collaborate to conquer

    corners. Multiple drive modes let the driver

    fine-tune the car to the driving situation.

    > AMG DYNAMIC SELECT drive modes

    > Under-9-lb carbon fiber driveshaft

    > Dynamically ideal 47:53 front/rear weight distribution

    > 3-stage AMG RIDE CONTROL Sport Suspension*

    > Electronic* limited-slip differential

    > 9-mode AMG Traction Control (GT R Coupe)

  • 10

    Layout

    P O W E R O F B A L A N C E

    Withahoodreachingsixfeetforward,and

    shoulderstomatch,theAMGGTsathletic

    shapeseducesevenbeforeyouknowwhat

    lieswithin.Butremoveitsshellsculpted

    fromslightlyover500poundsofaluminum,

    magnesiumandatraceofsteelorpolymer

    dependingonbodystyleandyoullseethe

    reasonforthecarsepicproportions.

    Enlightened lightness.

    Freedfromanoilpan,thedry-sumpV8is

    set2.2"lowerandbehindthefrontaxle.The

    dual-clutch7-speedtransaxleandlimited-

    slipdifferentialarehousedtogetheratthe

    rearaxle.Acarbonfiberdriveshaftweigh-

    ingunder9lbssendstheenginespoweraft

    frominsidearigidtorquetubemadeof

    lightweightaluminumonmostmodels,or

    evenlightercarbonfiberontheGTR.The

    netbenefitcanbesummedupinasingle

    spec:adynamicallyideal47:53front/rear

    weightdistributionthat,onceyouknowit,

    cannotbeunseenintheseductivebody.

    TheAMGGTisengineeredtoomitexcess

    weightinthefirstplace,andtolocateevery

    ouncethatremains intherightplaceto

    lower the center of gravity, raise rigidity,

    andimprovebalancealonganyaxis.Each

    wheel is suspended by forged aluminum

    double wishbones and hub carriers. Coil-

    over shockshub-mounted at the rear

    teamwithparallelupperandlowerarmsto

    keephandlingpredictableandcrisp,even

    duringextrememaneuvers.AndwithAMG

    RIDECONTROL,*youcantunethe3-stage

    adaptivedampingtosuitspiritedcruising,

    intensecornering,ortorevelinapowerful

    harmonyofconfidenceandcomposure.

    Every element of the chassis helps optimize weight, balance, agility and feedback. Even the brake calipers are oriented toward the cars center.

  • 11

    R A C I N G H E A R T

    Eventhoughitsafreshnewcreation,the

    4.0LAMGV8biturboenginesinnovations

    arerootedinarichracinghistory.Fromits

    designtothehandcraftingofeachengine

    byitsownmastertechnician,itadheresto

    principlesthathavedrivenAMGtovictory

    inFormula1,theDTMandGT3.

    AMG-patented NANOSLIDE technology

    developedforF1usesanelectricalarcto

    plasma-spraythecylinderwalls.Itcreates

    amirror-smooth,ultralow-frictionsurface

    thatsalsotwiceashardassteel.Cylinder

    boresarehonedwithadummyheadbolted

    on,foranidealfitoftheforgedpistonsand

    low-friction rings. A sand-cast aluminum

    block,zirconium-alloyheads,andavariety

    ofcompositeandmagnesiumcomponents

    combineefficiencywithenduringstrength

    andabest-in-class461-lbdryweight.

    Hot inside V.

    Itsracingbloodcoursesfromintaketoout-

    put.Twin,quick-spoolingturbochargersare