The 2018 AMG GT C Roadster Edition 50
Founded in 1967, AMG is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, and because of its festivities, they are introducing three special models to enhance the celebration, one of this models is the AMG GT C Roadster Edition 50, offering its customers with the same amenities that AMG has always been known for: their customers maximum individuality and exclusivity.
This ultimate machine can be recognized by its special paint finish in designo Granite Grey Magno with black chrome accents delivering a unique look. The surface of the cross-spoke AMG forged wheels compliments the black chrome elements found on the exterior. The interior of the AMG GT C Roadster is marked by a contract between black and silver. This color scheme is followed not only by upholstery in Silver Pearl/Black Exclusive Nappa Leather with Grey diamond-patterned contracting topstitching, but also by the black AMG Performance steering wheel in DINAMICA microfiber with Grey contrasting topstitching, 12 o’clock mark in Silver Pearl, and “Edition 50” badging.
To emphasize sporty character, the Edition comes as standard with the AMG Interior Night Package, which includes steering wheel spokes, shift paddles and door sill panels finished in black. The interplay between light and dark is further accentuated by silver seat belts and black chrome trim throughout. The head restraint of the AMG Performance seat is embossed with “GT Edition 50.”
Technical data at a glance:
Engine: Handcrafted AMG 4.0L V8 biturbo
Displacement: 3,982 cc
Output: 550 hp @ 5,750-6,750 rpm
Max. torque: 502 lb-ft @ 1,900-5,750 rpm
Drive system: Rear-wheel drive, transaxle: Front engine, transmission at the rear axle, linked via Torque Tube
Transmission: AMG SPEEDSHIFT DCT 7-speed dual-clutch transmission
Acceleration 0-60 mph: 3.7 s
Top speed: 196 mph (electronic limited)
With the AMG GT C Roadster Edition 50 coming to debut at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show, it is a must to attend the show, so mark your calendars and become one of the proud owners of this intense and classy beauty.