The concept is 4350mm long, 1833mm wide and 1576mm tall, with a wheelbase spanning at 2670mm. It's a plug-in hybrid making use of a 1.5-liter transversely-mounted gasoline engine driving the front wheels. It works together with an in-house electric motor and a lithium-ion high-performance battery which enables the vehicle to have an average fuel consumption of only 2.5 liters / 100 km (94 mpg US or 113 mpg UK) and CO2 emissions of less than 60 g/km. The vehicle has a total power output of 190 HP (140 kW).
Submitted by Dan Buzdugan on Mon, 07/15/2013 - 13:01
The car sits on 19" glossy black alloy wheels and comes with black chrome inserts on the door mirrors, handles and boot trim. Other highlights include Carmin-colored brake calipers, wheel hubs, black canvas roof and door mirror housings. The cabin comes with bucket seats wrapped around in Nappa, leather and Alcantara, along with a Carmin finish for the dashboard, seat housings and gearshift.
Submitted by Dan Buzdugan on Mon, 07/15/2013 - 12:48
The company offers carbon fiber mirror caps and a sports exhaust system. Customers can also order Abt-branded valve caps and "entrance lights" which project the Abt logo onto the ground.
On the performance part they optimized ECU which enables the twin-turbo 4.0-liter V8 engine to produce approximately 666 HP and 830 Nm of torque.
Submitted by Dan Buzdugan on Mon, 07/15/2013 - 12:39
Optional you can buy a KW coilover suspension which drops the front with 55mm and the rear with 45mm.
Customers can also order sports exhaust systems, optimized ECUs and a "speedpedal" that adjusts the characteristics of the throttle response.
Submitted by Dan Buzdugan on Mon, 07/15/2013 - 12:33
So, you take the new A-Class, equip it with AMG sports package and for the rest, tuners work it out. They installed a carbon fiber flap at the bottom front section, while the side skirts' covers received a carbon fiber replacement while the back shows a new diffuser made from the same lightweight material. These two cars also come with the quad exhaust setup which can be found on the C63 Black Series.
Submitted by Dan Buzdugan on Mon, 07/15/2013 - 11:57
The design has some retro cues, like a D-Shape integrated roll-over hoop, also modern cues, new aggressive bumpers, side skirts and 20" alloys, wrapped around Pirelli PZero tires, numerous carbon fiber components.
The interior is completed by diamond-quilted leather, carbon fiber trim and composite racing seat, with the passenger removed, a helmet support takes it's place.
Submitted by Ivan Martinović on Tue, 07/09/2013 - 13:47
Nico Rosberg is the winner of the 2013 FORMULA 1 SANTANDER BRITISH GRAND PRIX.
After very exciting race, and a bit of luck, Nico Rosberg managed to drive his AMG Mercedes to a second win this year.