Saturday January 25, 2020

New Mercedes-AMG GT R is a track day king

The car gives its customers a more focused and more intense GT R for weekends at the track

25th September, 2016
AMG has added its racing know-how to the new Mercedes-AMG GT R

Fifteen kilograms. That’s the sum total of the weight shaved off the new Mercedes-AMG GT R. Not a lot, but Dr Frank Emhardt, senior manager of vehicle development AMG GT model range, is quick to point out that there’s more to the GT R than its kerb weight. He says that some weight had to be put back in to allow it to achieve the other numbers that are so crucial in this class. Specifically,...

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