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New York 2011: 2012 Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG gets a twin-turbo heart transplant

by Aaron Richardson (RSS feed) on Apr 20th, 2011 at 5:40PM

2012 Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG – Click above for high-res image gallery The 2012 Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG has been unwrapped at the New York Auto Show having gained a new, more economical lease on life thanks to the brand's 5.5-liter twin-turbo V8. For 2012, Mercedes-Benz is offering the mill in two levels of crazy, with either 518 horsepower in the regular E63, or 550 if you opt for the AMG sport package. That much grunt shuffles the standard car to 60 miles per hour in 4.4 seconds on to a top speed of 155 mph, or 4.3 seconds and 186 mph if you drop the extra coin for the sport... Read More

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