New “Stealth Edition” special model will also make
its debut for the 2021 model year
AFFALTERBACH, GERMANY – September 23, 2020 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) – With enhancements for the 2021 model year, the Mercedes-AMG GT two-door models boast 54 more horsepower than before–now with an output of 523 hp–and reach 60 mph 0.2s quicker, in only 3.7 seconds. The list of standard equipment also grows, now including AMG RIDE CONTROL suspension with adaptive damping adjustment, electronic limited-slip differential on the rear axle, AMG high-performance composite braking system and red painted brake calipers. Additional enhancements include the new lithium-ion starter battery and the “RACE” drive program setting. The new 2021 AMG GT Coupe and Roadster will arrive at US dealers in early 2021.
The “Stealth Edition” also joins the lineup for model year 2021 for both AMG GT variants. This new special edition includes the AMG Exterior Night Package, black brake calipers, the AMG radiator grille in dark chrome, headlamps with black elements, and mixed-size tires with 19-inch matte black Y-spoke wheels on the front, and 20-inch wheels on the rear. Other features of the “Stealth Edition” include the carbon-fiber roof with dark- tinted areas on the Coupe, and a black soft top on the Roadster. The choice of paint finishes include black as standard, in addition to obsidian black metallic, selenite grey metallic or designo graphite grey magno as options.
The interior of the “Stealth Edition” also features a sporty, exclusive look. Equipment includes AMG Performance seats, AMG Interior Night Package, AMG steering wheel in DINAMICA microfiber with black steering wheel spokes and shift paddles, upholstery in Exclusive nappa STYLE leather in black with diamond quilting, black topstitching and trim elements in black piano lacquer (optionally in carbon fiber/black piano lacquer). A unique badge in the center console also denotes this special model.
Key data at a glance:
|2021 Mercedes-AMG GT|
|Engine||Handcrafted AMG 4.0L V8 biturbo|
|Drive Config.||Rear-Wheel Drive|
|Performance||523 hp @ 5,500-6,750 rpm
494 lb-ft @ 2,100-5,250 rpm
|Transmission||AMG SPEEDSHIFT DCT 7-speed|
|0-60 mph (sec)||3.7 s est.|
|Top speed (mph)||194 (coupe) 193 (roadster)|
About Mercedes-Benz USA
Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA), headquartered in Atlanta, is responsible for the distribution, marketing and customer service for all Mercedes-Benz products in the United States. MBUSA offers drivers the most diverse lineup in the luxury segment with 15 model lines ranging from the sporty A-Class Sedan to the flagship S-Class and the Mercedes-AMG GT R.
Source: Mercedes-Benz USA