Mercedes E63 AMG launched in India,priced at Rs 1.29 crore

Mercedes E63 AMG launched in India,priced at Rs 1.29 crore

The launch of E63 AMG would help company improve its market share in country: Kern

Mercedes-Benz on Thursday unveiled its new luxury sedan Mercedes E63 AMG at the Buddh International circuit in Greater Noida,at a price of Rs 1.29 crore (ex-showroom Delhi)

With a sporty feature,the new E 63 AMG sports a 5.5. litre V8 BITURBO engine with a displacement of 5,461 cc. The luxury supercar delivers an output of 557 hp@5500 rpm and torque of 720 nm@1,750-5,250 rpm.

The race start function in the E 63 AMG ensures shorter response times and higher engine. It goes from 0 to 100 km/hr in 4.2 seconds and can reach a top speed of 250 km/h. The luxury sedan features an AMG speedshift MCT 7-speed sports transmission with modes like “C” (controlled efficiency),“S” (Sports plus) and “M” (Manual)

The sedan has AMG exterior carbon-fibre package,inlays in the AMG side skirts and the carbon-finish top section of the AMG rear apron. It also sports full LED headlamps,which were introduced in India with the launch of the new E Class. The AMG instrument cluster features a 11.4 cm TFT multifunctional display with a menu that includes racetimer,AMG start-up scree and 320 km/h speedometre dial.


Safety-wise,Maercedes-Benz has equipped the sedan with eight airbags –adaptive dual stage airbags and side impact air bags for driver and front passenger and window airbags.

Speaking at the event,Mercedes-Benz India Managing Director and CEO Eberhard Kern told reporters,“The E 63 AMG combines the attributes of a sports car with the practicality of a luxury sedan. The connoisseurs of Mercedes-Benz AMG vehicles will now experience the performance and driving dynamics of an AMG with broader scope of standard equipment.”

The luxury carmaker had recently introduced a range of new products,including the A Class,B Class (diesel) and an all-new version of the E Class sedan in India.

“The year 2013 has been marked as the year of the offensive for Mercedes India. We have already received tremendous response for the A-Class and E-Class and today’s launch of the new E63 AMG further reiterates our promise to bring fascinating cars to India,” Kern added.