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Mercedes-AMG G 63 launched in India for INR 2.19 crore

Written by Parichay Malvankar

The iconic G-Wagon has made a comeback in its new avatar. Mercedes-Benz India today launched the G 63 AMG SUV priced at INR 2.19 crore. The G-Class has been one of the popular AMG cars in India, and is an iconic off-road vehicle worldwide.

This time, the G 63 AMG comes with a 4.0L motor producing 585 HP of power. More details on the specs below.

Engine 4.0-litre V8 with two turbochargers
Displacement 3982 cc
Output 430 kW (585 hp) at 6000 rpm
Peak Torque 850 Nm at 2500-3500 rpm
Drive system AMG Performance 4MATIC all-wheel drive with rear-biased torque distribution of 40:60
Acceleration (0-100 km/h) 4.5 seconds
Top Speed 220 km/h

The G 63 comes with a 4MATIC AWD system with rear-biased torque distribution. It gets a 40:60 split between the front and rear axles respectively. The older model had a 50:50 ratio. he differential lock display on the centre driver MID shows which lock is currently active. The car also gets 5 on-road and 3 off-road driving modes which can be switched with the Dynamic Select.

The G 63 AMG is built on a ladder on frame construction with high strength steel used in the chassis and body made of composites. Parts like the wings, bonnet and doors are made of aluminium.

Safety features include Active Brake Assist, Active lane Keeping Assist, Active Distance Assist Distronic, Bling Spot Assist, 9 airbags, ABS, EBD, ESC, electronic parking brake and more…