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Mercedes-Benz AMG GT

Price $136,000 – $183,000
Fuel consumption 10.8 – 18.1 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 78%(view ratings)
The exceptional GT follows in the footsteps of the defunct SLR and SLS. It is now available in Canada in GT, GT S, GT C and GT R versions in coupe and cabriolet configurations. They all get the same twin-turbo 4.0L V8 ranging from 469 to 577 horsepower. In all cases, a seven-speed gearbox transfers power to the rear wheels. The GT R, the most powerful of the foursome, goes from 0 to 100 km/h in 3.6 seconds.

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Special EventsAMG Performance Tour: The Sacred Cones
VANCOUVER, British Columbia – When you own, or desire to own a Mercedes-AMG, you need to first properly understand what you’re getting into. Sure, we admire these vehicles for their almost exaggerated levels of power and speed, but they’re also fitted with distinct driving modes that considerably alter their driving …
Spotlight onWe’re Heading to Vancouver Island for the AMG Performance Tour!
This week, we’ll be at Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit in beautiful British Columbia to take part in the AMG Performance tour, hosted by Mercedes-Benz Canada. The main purpose of this event is to educate its participants about the driving dynamics of Mercedes-AMG vehicles. It’s actually a huge training program, one …
First Drives2018 Mercedes-AMG GT: AMG’s Ambadassador
PADERBORN, Germany – When your enemies are called the Audi R8 , the BMW M8 , the Jaguar F-TYPE and the Porsche 911 , and you want to compete with these performance stalwarts, you know the task at hand is a colossal one.
First Drives2018 Mercedes-AMG GT R: Green Car of the Year?
PORTIMAO, Portugal – No, it’s not what you’re thinking – this is not the most environmentally-friendly car of the year. But it is without a doubt at the top of my wish list. And don’t kid yourself, the GT R’s brilliant green paint isn’t just a matter of taste. Mercedes-AMG …

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NewsGreener than the Green Hell: Meet the Mercedes-AMG GT R
Last week, Mercedes-AMG revealed to the world an even sharper version of its GT supercar, because yes, the GT CLEARLY wasn’t fast enough as it was. The GT R is painted in a very eye-searing shade of green. First of all, let’s talk about the looks. One of the most …
NewsThis Spring, Manufacturers Are Unveiling... Bicycles?
Typically, the AMG and M names are associated with the highest echelon of German performance vehicles. AMG also has a long-time tradition of partnering with boat builders, but generally speaking, those prestigious badges are associated with 4-wheeled performance. However, with the sudden arrival of summer, it seems that both divisions …
RacingMercedes-AMG GT3 : Use Fear On Your Opponents
In every competition, if you can demoralize your adversaries, you start with an undeniable advantage. If they fear you, a huge percentage of their fighting spirit simply won't be there. That's obviously what Mercedes-AMG had in mind when they created the GT3: if you were to see one coming up …
NewsA Partnership Between Mercedes-AMG And Cigarette Racing Team
If you have an interest in sport boats, you probaby know who Cigarette Racing Team is: they are a little shop that builds high-performance boats for the super-wealthy. The German tuning house AMG has had a long and storied relationship with Cigarette Racing. Over the years, both companies have partnered …
NewsMercedes-AMG Takes The Lead For The Super Bowl
For sports enthusiasts, the Super Bowl is a major event that will crown a champion at the end of the NFL season. This year, the Patriots and the Seahawks are fighting for the honour of bringing home the Vince Lombardi trophy. If you don’t like football, you still might want …

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Gabriel Gelinas Drives the 2018 Mercedes-AMG GT C Roadster
Make no mistake about it. The 2018 Mercedes-AMG GT C Roadster is now the in-your-face “bad boy” in the Mercedes-Benz stable of roadsters. Next to it, the slightly more powerful AMG SL 63 looks like a cute kitten purring softly. Whereas the SL exudes class and sophistication, the GT C …
Motoring TV
REVIEW: Mercedes-Benz AMG Winter Sporting Program
It's called the AMG Winter Sporting Program, its a global program that is held in Sweden. Mercedes decided to bring it to Canada, Gimli Manitoba,where there is lots of ice. This is not a place you would normally be driving an AMG vehicle, and as Russ found out, that's the …
Motoring TV
Motoring TV: Sports Car of the Year for 2017
Motoring TV recently held it's 1 hour Car of the Year Special on the TSN network where we picked the best in class for 2017. Here are the nominees and winner in the Sports Car category. (This segment originally appeared on Motoring TV 2017 episode #6) …
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Test Drive: 2016 Mercedes-AMG GT S
Most of the vehicles featured on Test Drive are selected based on what viewers want to see. Every now and then, however, Graeme Fletcher gets to choose what appears on the segment. And this is one of those now and then segments, featuring the 2016 Mercedes-AMG GT S. Built to …