2012 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Coupe Black Series

2012 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Coupe Black Series

MSRP (with destination): $107,575
PRICE AS TESTED: $107,575

ENGINE:
6.2-liter DOHC V-8
Horsepower: 510 hp @ 6800 rpm
Torque: 457 lb-ft @ 5200 rpm

TRANSMISSION:
7-speed dual-clutch automatic

DRIVE:
Rear-wheel

WHEELS AND TIRES:
19-inch aluminum wheels
255/35YR-19 Continental ContiProContact 5P front tires
285/30YR-19 Continental ContiProContact 5P rear tires

FUEL ECONOMY (city/highway/combined):
13/19/15 mpg

CURB WEIGHT:
3700 lb

CAPACITIES:
Doors/Passengers: 2/4
Cargo: 11.7 cu ft
Legroom (front/rear): 42.0 in/TBD
Headroom (front/rear): 37.0 in/TBD
Towing: N/A

EXTERIOR/INTERIOR COLOR:
Matte Gray/Black

STANDARD FEATURES:
Compared to standard C63 AMG coupe ($62,302):
+59 hp, +14 lb-ft of torque
Increased top speed of 186
Adjustable coilover suspension
Wider (1.5-inch front, 3.1-inch rear) suspension track
Forged 19-inch wheels
Limited slip differential
AMG compound braking system w/ 1.1-inch larger brake rotors and red calipers
Wider (1.1-inch front, 1.6-inch rear) fenders
Composite front fenders
Aluminum hood
Front air splitter
Unique front and rear fasciae
Side skirts and rear diffuser in gloss black
Sport seats w/red stitching
Carbon fiber trim
AMG sport steering wheel
Red seat belts
Rear-seat delete

OPTIONS ON THIS VEHICLE:
Four-seat seating configuration- $0

KEY OPTIONS NOT ON THIS VEHICLE:
None

ADDITIONAL SPECS:
Originally Mercedes-Benz planned to build only 650 examples of the C63 Black Series, but boosted production to 800 cars due to demand. They have all been sold.

COMPARE TO:
BMW M3 coupe, Jaguar XKR-S, Porsche 911 Carrera S

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