German automaker Mercedes-Benz recently unveiled the 2013 SLS AMG GT as a replacement to the current SLS AMG model. The new 2013 GT model features a new adaptive performance suspension, a relcalibrated AMG Speedshift 7-speed transmission, and grows to 583 hp from the naturally aspirated 6.2-liter V8, up from 563 hp in today’s car, while maximum torque remains the same 479 lb-ft. The SLS AMG GT accelerates from zero-60 mph in an estimated 3.6 seconds and has a maximum speed of 197 mph electronically limited.
“The new SLS AMG GT demonstrates the sort of potential which lies in AMG’s super sports cars. With its even higher levels of performance, the SLS AMG GT excites out on the race track in particular by providing an emotionally enjoyable and passionate driving experience.” said Tobias Moers, Mercedes-AMG Board Member and Head of Overall Vehicle Development.
Pricing was not announced yet, but it will go on sale in mid- November 2012.
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