May 28, 2023

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Mercedes-AMG GT V8 4-Door returns: new look, suspension update

The Mercedes-AMG GT 63 and GT 63 S 4-Doorway Coupe have returned from their unanticipated hiatus sporting some aesthetic updates and revisions to their conventional air suspensions. The V8-powered GTs now share a nose with the assortment-topping E-Performance hybrid product. 

New wheel styles are currently being presented together with a pair of further hues, and some of the exterior deals have been up-to-date. Most notably, the Evening and Carbon Fiber offers can now be ordered on the similar motor vehicle. Within, extra colour combos are out there — which include on the steering wheel — and additional trim possibilities (this sort of as open-pore wood) are the principal additions to the GT’s configurator. 

The updates are not strictly visual. AMG’s engineers extra a next tension restricting valve to the V8 model’s normal air suspension. One valve controls the rebound and the other controls the compression in the earlier style, both have been controlled by a solitary valve. Termed AMG Experience Management+, this technologies also keeps system roll in test.

“This technological innovation helps make it achievable to improve comfort and ease on the 1 hand, but on the other also to make the driving dynamics even sportier. As a final result, passengers are pretty much completely shielded from uneven road surfaces,” Mercedes claimed in its announcement.

If this all sounds familiar, never be concerned, you happen to be not ridiculous. Mercedes actually introduced the suspension updates final yr along with some updates to the 6-cylinder GT. Considering the fact that the V8 GT took a 12 months off, we are having them for 2023 rather. 

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