AMG GT Roadster range expands with 384kW 'S'

Leigh Mccormick
May 15, 2018

To fill the gap between the drop-top AMG GT and GT C, Mercedes has revealed the 2018 Mercedes-AMG GT S Roadster. The Mercedes-AMG GT S Roadster will be available to order in time for summer. According to the reports, the Roadster Mercedes-AMG GT S Roadster can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 3.7 (3.8) seconds. The 670Nm peak torque also sits between the other two - 10Nm below the GT C but 40Nm above the GT. "The new model represents the flawless alternative for the performance-oriented AMG GT Roadster customer".

Moreover, the jet wing styling of the vehicle's front apron takes its ride height lower. The large outer air inlets provides with the supply of added cooling air to the engine. AMG high performance ceramic brakes are also available for £5,995. The long bonnet with its pronounced power-domes, the greenhouse which has been moved far back, the large wheels and broad tail end also contribute to the distinctive looks.

In India, Mercedes-AMG sells the GT Roadster, GT S and GT R coupes at Rs 2.19 crore, Rs 2.09 crore and Rs 2.23 crore, respectively (prices ex-showroom, India). The dashboard runs across the cabin, while the high belt-lines, concave door panelling, rising centre console and the low seating position combines to give the ideal sportscar feel to the driver. Inside, the pack adds Nappa leather and Dinamica upholstery. Standstill to 60 is happens in an approximate 3.7 seconds, around two tenths of a second quicker than the GT, but one slower than the GT C.

Jerusalem mufti calls for protests against U.S. embassy relocation
President Donald Trump , has infuriated Palestinians, who view the eastern part of Jerusalem as the capital of their future state. Since late March, Hamas has organized weekly protests near the border with Israel, in hopes of breaking the blockade.

Power in the Sixty comes from a 6.7-liter turbocharged V-8 diesel, which generates a claimed 700 hp and and is said also be capable of reaching a 93 miles per hour top speed.

The Mercedes- AMG GT S Roadster is on sale now and deliveries will begin in August. Styling-wise, the AMG GT S Roadster features the same aero kit as its coupé sibling and offers the option of mixed tires sized 265/35 R19 at the front and 295/30 at the rear.

Other reports by

Discuss This Article

FOLLOW OUR NEWSPAPER