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Mercedes C63 AMG Black Series Coupe photos surface

 Mercedes C63 AMG Black Series Coupe photos surface
Mercedes C63 AMG Black Series Coupe first photos, 1280, 06.07.2011

Snapped during a test event at Circuit Paul Ricard

After reporting the latest details yesterday, first photos of the Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Black Series Coupe have surfaced.

Snapped during a test event at Circuit Paul Ricard in one of the garages, the exclusive AMG Coupe is not as hardcore as the previous generation CLK 63 AMG Black Series. Not only is it the first Black Series to have four seats, but it has been configured more towards everyday street use. Only 20 kg (44 lbs) have been shed from the vehicle's curb weight.

In line with yesterday's report, the Black Series Coupe with its 6.2-liter V8 produces 517 PS (380 kW / 510 bhp) which is 30 PS (22 kW / 30 bhp) more than the C63 AMG with the Performance Package. Shifting is performed by the seven-speed 'Speedshift' MCT automatic with a limited slip differential. Torque is rated at 640 Nm (472 lb-ft). Despite no official specs released, 0 to 100 km/h should take about 4 seconds.

Interestingly, the C63 AMG Black Series Coupe will not be limited in production and the price should come in around €100,000 in Germany, much less than the BMW M3 GTS at €137,000.

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 radmeister radmeister
This + Tremec 6spd = heaven
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July 12, 2011 1:02 pm
 audipower audipower
really nice..
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July 9, 2011 8:20 am
 majid136 majid136
C63 AMG Black Series Coupe = CLK DTM ??!!
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July 7, 2011 5:39 pm
 Roken Roken
What a BEAST!! And relatively affordable, certainly compared to it's predecessor, or indeed the competition.
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July 7, 2011 9:49 am
 hescian hescian
I'm looking at the interior shots, and I'm pretty sure there are no rear seats.
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July 7, 2011 9:05 am
 MercedesSL MercedesSL
I love the look of black series mercedes!
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July 7, 2011 9:04 am
 IvanMazuranic IvanMazuranic
This is nice, and not even a Merc fan :0
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July 7, 2011 8:21 am
 MCharly MCharly
Me encanta, lo quiero ya!
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July 7, 2011 6:58 am
 TiagoFerreira TiagoFerreira
Despite being on favour of automatic gearboxes in cars like m3 ,rs5 and c63amg . It must be delightful to shift a proper manual gear box on this throaty v8 !
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July 7, 2011 6:26 am
 Boboo Boboo
Let's hope that the power will be distributed to the road not just to the wheels.
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July 7, 2011 5:16 am
 RODHA RODHA
I simply don't understand the logic behind these exaggerated models. They are neither a race car nor a road car. It seems even they don't know what they are.
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July 7, 2011 5:15 am
 EricC EricC
Why are the rear wheels so small, especially with all that power to put on the road??
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July 7, 2011 12:43 am
 Bonganie Bonganie
-1 This is a complete package......
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July 6, 2011 7:15 pm
 343mr 343mr
Is it my eyes? Or are the brakes on this car totally different to actual AMG brakes?
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July 6, 2011 7:13 pm
 Bonganie Bonganie
Perfect! This is just amazing!!!
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July 6, 2011 7:12 pm
 Rotaermel Rotaermel
My god, that's just amazing!!!
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July 6, 2011 5:27 pm
 zot959 zot959
Wow! What a brilliant car. Black Series cars are always amazing. What a cool car!
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July 6, 2011 5:10 pm
 JoshBenz JoshBenz
Man this is the real CLK's predesesor , I like it. Killed the face of cts-v
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July 6, 2011 3:43 pm
 Batista Batista
F*cking amazing, beautiful !
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July 6, 2011 3:40 pm
 DHM1 DHM1
BEAST. That is all.
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July 6, 2011 3:37 pm
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