2012 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG

2012 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG

MSRP (with destination): $140,175
PRICE AS TESTED: $162,675

ENGINE:
5.5-liter twin-turbocharged V-8
Horsepower: 563 hp @ 5500 rpm
Torque: 664 lb-ft @ 2000 rpm

TRANSMISSION:
7-speed automatic

DRIVE:
Rear-wheel

WHEELS AND TIRES:
20-inch aluminum wheels
255/35YR-20 front tires ContiSportContact 2
275/35YR-20 Continental ContiSportContact 2 rear tires

FUEL ECONOMY (city/highway/combined):
15/23/18 mpg

CURB WEIGHT:
4916 lb

CAPACITIES:
Doors/Passengers: 4/5
Cargo: 16.4 cu ft
Legroom (front/rear): 41.9/42.3 in
Headroom (front/rear): 37.8/38.5 in
Towing: N/A

EXTERIOR/INTERIOR COLOR:
Matte Magno Grey/Black

STANDARD FEATURES:
Active body control
High performance compound braking system
Torque vectoring brake system
Cross-drilled front brake discs w/dual sliding calipers
Cross-drilled rear brake discs w/sliding calipers
Sport exhaust system
COMAND w/navigation
Bluetooth
Harman/Kardon surround sound system
Satellite radio
In-dash CD/DVD changer
Power sunroof
Power rear and side sunshades
Active Bi-Xenon headlights
LED daytime running lights
Keyless entry and ignition
Parking guidance w/rearview camera
Aluminum shift paddles
Heated and ventilated front seats w/four-level massage
Mbrace in-vehicle services
Two-stage stability control
Tire pressure monitoring system

OPTIONS ON THIS VEHICLE:
Matte Magno Grey paint- $3950
Carbon fiber/Piano Black interior finish- $2850
20-inch forged AMG wheels- $1700
SPLITVIEW screen- $710
Driver Assistance package- $2950

Adaptive cruise control
Active blind spot assist
Active lane keeping assist
Rear seat package- $3040
Eight-way power adjustable rear seats
Automatic four-zone climate control
Heated and ventilated rear seats
AMG Performance package- $7300
Power and top speed increased
Carbon fiber engine cover

KEY OPTIONS NOT ON THIS VEHICLE:
Rear seat entertainment- $2450
Bang & Olufsen sound system- $6400
AMG illuminated door sills- $1300

ADDITIONAL SPECS:
Mercedes-Benz says this car can go from 0 to 60 mph in 4.3 seconds and has a 186 mph top speed, thanks to the AMG performance package.

COMPARE TO:
Porsche Panamera Turbo, Maserati Quattroporte, Jaguar XJL Supersport

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