At the 2016 Geneva Motor Show earlier this year, the new Mercedes AMG C43 Coupe had made its global debut. Now, within a few months of that, Mercedes Benz India has launched the car in India. To be slotted below the AMG C63, the new AMG C43 coupe will rival the likes of Audi S5 coupe.
Priced from INR 74.35 lakh, ex-showroom, New Delhi, power to the new Mercedes AMG C43 coupe comes from the same V6 3.0 liter which is seen onboard the C450 AMG and SLC43 AMG. This engine delivers max power of 367 PS at 5500-6000 rpm and peak torque of 520 Nm at 2000-4000 rpm.
Mated to a nine-speed 9G-Tronic automatic transmission, which delivers power to all four wheels via AMG Performance 4MATIC all-wheel drive system. Mercedes AMG C43 Coupe does a 0-100 kmph sprint in 4.7 seconds and has an electronically top speed of 250 kmph.
Other features on offer with the Mercedes AMG C43 include distinctive AMG styling, Diamond radiator grille, 18″ AMG light-alloy wheels, AMG instrument cluster with chequered flag design, Multifunction sports steering wheel in leather, Upholstery in ARTICO man-made leather, AMG RIDE CONTROL, AMG DYNAMIC SELECT with five drive modes (“Eco”, “Comfort”, “Sport”, “Sport Plus” and “Individual”), 3 stage ESP, ventilated disc brakes, ECO start/stop, and much more.
This is the 13th car Mercedes Benz has launched in India this year. They are all set to end yet another year as India’s No 1 luxury car manufacturer.