posted 4 years ago

New Mercedes-Benz GL 63 AMG launches in 2013

This high performance SUV boasts luxury and refinement together with an extensive range of standard equipment

The new Mercedes-Benz GL 63 AMG will be launched in the UK next year; the high performance SUV boasts luxury and refinement together with an extensive range of standard equipment. The GL 63 is powered by the AMG 5.5 litre V8 biturbo engine capable of 0-62mph in 4.9 seconds and reaching a top speed of 155mph. The AMG M 157 eight-cylinder engine features an innovative, high-tech power package including spray-guided direct petrol injection, piezo injectors, biturbo charging, air/water intercooling, all-aluminium crankcase, a four-valve-per-cylinder design with variable camshaft adjustment, plus alternator management and the ECO start/stop system.

The interior boasts quality attention to detail, all seven seats in the high-performance SUV are covered in high-quality leather, as is the centre armrest. Electrically adjustable AMG sports seats feature double topstitching in a contrasting colour and AMG badges on the front seat backrests and outer rear seat backrests. The dashboard, armrests and door panelling come in ARTICO man-made leather with double topstitching.

Exclusive optional extras are available from the AMG Performance Studio that include 5-twin-spoke AMG light-alloy wheels painted in titanium grey with a high-sheen finish, fitted with 295/40 R 21 tyres, AMG Performance steering wheel with DINAMICA microfibre in the grip area and Brake callipers, painted red.

Prices and specification will be released nearer to the launch date.