Mercedes Goes Official On 2015 AMG GT3

2015 Mercedes AMG GT3 1 Mercedes Goes Official On 2015 AMG GT3

The AMG GT3 has been officially revealed by Mercedes. It is based on AMG GT and is an extreme performance car that was created to comply with the specifications of FIA GT3.

The body kit is wide and has been crafted from carbon fiber. The bumpers have been revised and the front fenders are ventilated. The doors and the side skirts too get a fresh look. Other features are ventilated hood, rear diffuser, carbon fiber flics and rear wing that is quite prominent.

The interior features stripes and some features have been restyled. The driver is ensured protection by the seat pan that is made of carbon-fiber and is resilient too. The car makers have used high-tensile steel for the roll-over cage. Other new features are the race-specific switchgear, carbon fiber trim and the redesigned steering wheel.

Mercedes hasn’t said much on performance. The company has confirmed that the car will run on an updated version of the V8 6.3 liter engine that powered the SLS AMG GT3 also. It comes with six-speed sequential racing transmission. The double-wishbone suspension has been made entirely of aluminum. A lot of features make it an excellent racing model- low lying center of gravity, wide track width and near perfect weight distribution.


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