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Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series confirmed

The Mercedes-AMG GT coupe hasn't even hit Australian soil, but that hasn't stopped Mercedes-Benz confirming that a hardcore Black Series variant will join the lineup. A tuned version of the tuned version, AMG Black Series cars are specially designed by AMG Performance Studio to provide more power with less weight than their 'standard' AMG stablemates...

Mercedes-AMG GT designer says similarities with Porsche 911 unavoidable

In an exclusive interview with CarAdvice at the global launch of the all-new Mercedes-AMG GT, Mark Fetherston, exterior designer for Mercedes-Benz, said he makes no apologies for any similarities that some might see between the GT and Porsche 911. “There are classic sports car proportions that you kind of want in your car and you end up having similarities with other brands – you can’t help that," said Fetherston...

Mercedes-AMG GT : "more to come out of the GT portfolio" says head of AMG, but no more hypercars

The boss of Mercedes-AMG has defended suggestions that the performance arm of Mercedes-Benz is heading the wrong way by first replacing its SLR hypercar with the cheaper SLS and now the cheaper-again GT, with no replacements for the higher models planned...

2015 Mercedes-AMG GT styling : Hit or Miss?

So, Mercedes-Benz GT or Porsche 911? This will be one of the great showdowns of 2015, when the circa-$250K coupes go head-to-head in comparison tests the world over on the road and on the track. But while the 650Nm 4.0-litre twin-turbo, 3...

Mercedes-AMG GT : 650Nm, 3.8sec 0-100km/h 911-fighter revealed

The Mercedes-AMG GT coupe has been officially unveiled, and it’s coming to Australia in June 2015 priced from about $240,000 with the aim of taking on the Porsche 911. Following from the success of the SLS AMG released four years ago, the more compact Mercedes-AMG GT (as it's now known, replacing the Mercedes-Benz AMG convention) also shares its platform and proportions (long-nose, short rear overhangs) with its discontinued bigger brother...

Mercedes-AMG GT to debut on September 9

After 32 months of road testing and an almost equally lengthy drip-feed campaign, the Mercedes-AMG GT will make its international debut in Affalterbach, Germany, on September 9. The confirmation comes in the latest teaser video for the German manufacturer’s new-generation sports car, which is set to reach Australian showrooms around the second quarter of 2015...

Mercedes-AMG GT photographed in camouflage for AMG magazine

The Mercedes-AMG GT coupe has been featured, albeit dressed in swirling green and black camouflage, in the latest edition of AMG's Driving Performance magazine. While the 14-page feature on the Mercedes-AMG GT is the highlight of the magazine's most recent issue, it doesn't serve up any tantalising new details about the car, except any that one might be able to discern from behind the fire-inspired disguise...