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Mercedes-AMG GT R Pro: Ginormous HOOD?

(Image Credit: Motor1 Website)Mercedes-AMG GT R Pro, the successor of the high-performance sports vehicle - Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT, is branded as an agile gymnast with a lighter and smaller body. Parading its phenomenal velocity, the black version of AMG GT R was caught testing on the road.Times up for little talks. Now let's talk about the hood!What do you think of this car from your first glance? THE HOOD, I bet you say? Actually, we rather call it an EXHAUST HOOD. Just like the ven

Gemma

Gemma

Aug 12, 2019

New Mercedes-AMG GT C and GT R roars into Malaysia, 4.0L V8 from RM 1.5m!

Engine outputs remain unchanged from the pre-facelift Cosmetic changes for improved aerodynamics and handling Updated interior now features fully digital gauge clustersJust over a year after the launch of the Mercedes-AMG GT C, the facelifted GT C and GT R have arrived. Prices start from RM 1,558,888 for the GT C and goes up to RM 1,712,888 for the GT R. In comparison, the 911 (992 generation) Carrera S is priced at RM 1.1m though not exactly the direct competition as the mo

Shaun

Shaun

Oct 17, 2019

2021 Mercedes-AMG GT 73e hybrid 4-door coupe revealed – 800 PS, 4.0L V8

Alongside the unveiling of the Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team’s eventual winner latest competitor for the 2021 Formula 1 season, Mercedes-Benz has also unveiled the latest images of its upcoming 2021 Mercedes-AMG GT 73e 4-door coupe and the Mercedes-AMG One hypercar.The supporting acts of this articleThough the hypercar is well, looking ludicrously hyper, and the Formula 1 car will surely rack up some wins this season, the real star of the show is the 4-door hybrid monster.Also read: Coming

CY Foong

CY Foong

Mar 4, 2021

2020 Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series released - 740 PS & 800 Nm!

With the unveiling of the 2020 Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series, Mercedes-AMG finally gives its flagship supercar the Black Series treatment. It is also the most powerful V8-powered car ever from Mercedes-AMG.Like all Black Series cars AMG had released since 2006, this is no ordinary AMG GT. The masters at Affalterbach have managed to pull out an impressive 740 PS and 800 Nm from its newly-designed 4.0-litre flat V8 engine.Unlike previous Black Series models, the AMG GT Black Ser

CY Foong

CY Foong

Jul 17, 2020

Car cannibals dismantle Mercedes-AMG GT while owner is on holiday

As a car person, the worst situation we can find our cars in when we return from a holiday is to find the car vandalised or stolen. This Mercedes-AMG GT owner did not have his car stolen but he did return from his 5-day holiday to find his beloved supercar almost completely dismantled.Jay Tranter left his Mercedes-AMG GT in a guarded car park located not far from the Birmingham airport before he left for his 5-day holiday with his girlfriend. The 36-year-old came back from his short holiday to f

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jul 24, 2020

Mercedes-Benz to cut S-Class Coupe, G-Class, AMG GT from line up - to invest in electric and hybrid tech

The future is all about electric and self-driving cars, and Mercedes-Benz wants to invest heavily in the tech. Mercedes-Benz (or Daimler), require huge finances, and to do that they need to cut cost elsewhere.According to an interview with Autonews, This could mean potential elimination of few models such as Mercedes S-Class Coupe & Cabriolet, G-Class SUV and AMG GT from the line-up, including several existing powertrains, especially the V-12 engine due to the introduction of stric

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Mar 12, 2020

Mercedes-AMG GT R F1 safety car gets colourful new look

After months of delay due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 Formula 1 season is set to return this weekend in Austria. While fans can’t wait to see the likes of Lewis Hamilton, Sebastian Vettel, and Max Verstappen returning to the track, there is one important car that helps to keep things under control when there’s an accident on the track or when the weather is bad, and that's the safety car.Mercedes-AMG has been the official safety car manufacturer for nearly 25 y

CY Foong

CY Foong

Jul 3, 2020

AMG battle: Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 S vs C43, which AMG is for you?

Mercedes-Benz Malaysia introduced a trio of AMG models last week, one of them was the 2020 Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 S, a four-door coupe priced at RM 448,888. But there’s another AMG model with four doors, similar output levels, and in a similar price bracket (RM 421,888) – the Mercedes-AMG C43. So in this article, well be looking at the CLA 45 vs C43.CLA45 vs C43Both are priced rather closely to one another because the Mercedes-AMG C43 is locally assembled, while the Mercedes-AMG CLA 45

Shaun

Shaun

Jun 10, 2020

Mercedes-AMG terlalu mahal? Dapatkan skuter Xiaomi ‘AMG’ – RM 3,933 sahaja!

Mesti ramai di kalangan kita yang idamkan jenama Mercedes-Benz kan? Mercedes-AMG? Lagilah. Namun begitu, harganya yang agak ‘keras’ boleh memberi harapan palsu buat ramai.Kini, anda tidak perlu sedih lagi kerana syarikat peralatan elektronik terkemuka, Xiaomi, bekerjasama dengan Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team untuk menghasilkan skuter versi “AMG”.Untuk maklumat anda, skuter elektrik kompak ini diasas oleh produk Mi Electric Scooter Pro 2. Kali ini, edisi Mercedes-AMG Petro

Faisal

Faisal

Feb 9, 2021

Jentera Mercedes-AMG A 45 S 4Matic+ dan CLA 45 S 4Matic+ dikemaskini di Malaysia

Bagi menyambung kehangatan kereta-kereta kompak Mercedes-AMG yang dilancarkan tahun lepas, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia hari ini memperkenalkan Mercedes-AMG A 45 S 4Matic+. Untuk maklumat anda, model ini menggantikan Edition 1 yang didatangkan sebagai varian sulung sebelum ini.Apa yang berbeza pada A 45 kali ini ialah Edition 1 terdahulu datang dengan pakej Aerodynamic dengan skirting depan yang lebih besar. Di samping itu, hothatch ini tampil dengan sisik di bampar depan, spoiler belakang yang lebih

Faisal

Faisal

Mar 26, 2021

Coming to Malaysia - Mercedes-AMG Project One, at least 2 official units

The Mercedes-AMG Project One Concept was first revealed to the world back in 2017. It’s an engineer’s wet dream of practically making a road-going F1 car. In Malaysia, at least two buyers have placed an order for the Mercedes-AMG Project One with Mercedes-Benz Malaysia.To recap, the Mercedes-AMG Project One is powered by a 1.6-litre turbocharged V6 hybrid engine plucked directly from an F1 car. It’s claimed to produce over 1000 PS and is mated to an 8-speed automated manual tra

Shaun

Shaun

Feb 7, 2021

Mercedes-AMG A45 S dilancarkan di Malaysia - RM 459,888, pencabar BMW M2?

Mercedes-Benz AMG A-ClassMercedes-Benz Malaysia telah melancarkan Mercedes-AMG A45 S baru 2020 melalui siaran langsung atas talian selari dengan era normal baharu ini. Apa yang ditawarkan adalah model S (model paling berkuasa) dalam bentuk Edition 1, berharga RM 459,888 atas jalan tanpa insurans.Jika dibandingkan dengan saudara terdekat iaitu A35, anda akan mendapati perbezaan gril depan Panamericana yang lebih agresif dengan bilah menegak, kepak canard di bumper depan dan empat ekzos.Pakej Edit

Haris

Haris

Jun 2, 2020

Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 S baharu kini di Malaysia, 421 PS, RM 11 ribu lebih murah dari A45 S!

Mercedes-Benz AMG CLAMercedes-Benz Malaysia baru saja melancarkan 2020 Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 S, dengan duo A45 S AMG hatchback dan A35 AMG hatchback. Sedan berprestasi tinggi ini bermula pada harga RM 448,888 (di-atas-jalan, tanpa insuran).Sama seperti A45 S, CLA 45 S memakai enjin 2.0 liter M139 empat-silinder turbo petrol yang mempunyai kuasa sebanyak 421 PS dan 500 Nm tork, digabungkan sekali dengan transmisi dual-clutch 8-kelajuan. Lambang 4Matic+ di sisi bonet belakang bermaksud CLA 45 S

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Jun 2, 2020

2020 All-new Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 S now in Malaysia, 421 PS, RM 11k cheaper than A45 S

Mercedes-Benz Malaysia has just introduced the 2020 all-new Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 S, alongside the A45 S AMG hatchback and A35 AMG hatchback. The new high-performance sedan is priced from RM 448,888 (on-the-road, without insurance).Just like the A45 S, power is derived from a 2.0-litre M139 turbocharged four-cylinder petrol engine that does 421 PS and 500 Nm, hooked up to an 8-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. The 4Matic+ emblem means that the CLA 45 S features an all-wheel drive syst

Eric

Eric

Jun 1, 2020

Electric AMG anybody? Mercedes-Benz trademarks EQE 63, EQE 53, and EQE 63

As the automotive world embraces electrification, it is inevitable for brands to evolve according to the times. One of those icons is AMG-Mercedes and they could be debuting their very own EV model line-up soon.E 63 S AMG shownAccording to Mercedes Blog, Mercedes-Benz has trademarked several AMG EQ designations, thus confirming that there will be electric AMGs. This over the Porsche Taycan and Tesla Model S?E 300 e PHEV shownThe German luxury carmaker has trademarked the EQE 43, EQE 53, and EQE

CY Foong

CY Foong

Nov 30, 2020

Edition 1 sold out; RM 6k cheaper 2021 Mercedes-AMG A45 S now here

During the launch of the Mercedes-AMG A45 S, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia mentioned that once the first batch of A45 S Edition 1 is sold out, it’ll be replaced by the “regular” Mercedes-AMG A45 S. And here it is, still fully-imported and priced at RM 437,673 (OTR without insurance, with SST discount) which is around RM 6k less than the Edition 1 model. Edition 1 version with Aerodynamic packageThe Aerodynamic package still remains, with a larger front splitter, canards on the front b

Shaun

Shaun

Mar 26, 2021

Photo Library: Mercedes-AMG A45 S - The world's most powerful production hatchback

Mercedes-Benz Malaysia has skipped the “regular” Mercedes-AMG A45 and gave us the range-topping A45 S version in Edition 1 outfit. It’s yours for RM 459,888.The A45 S also comes with the Night Package which means most of the trim pieces are blacked out, such as the side mirrors, exhaust tips, bumper surrounds, etc.There’s also the aggressive Panamericana front grille with vertical slats and quad exhaust tips.And the Edition 1 package adds a larger front splitter, larger s

Shaun

Shaun

Jun 4, 2020

All-new Mercedes-AMG SL Roadster hits the road, up to 800 PS with hybrid V8!

That’s right - the next iteration of the famed nameplate will straight away be very hot versions. Mercedes-AMG SL Roadster has a nice ring to it, doesn’t it?Mercedes-Benz has entrusted its skunkworks AMG division to the upcoming roadster and claims that the “next generation of the legendary SL Roadster is going back to its roots, which lay in motorsport back in 1952” - which is a clue that the SL will come packed with firepower.The boys and girls at Affalterbach have been

Sanjay

Sanjay

Aug 28, 2020

Mercedes-AMG A45 S is slower than FK8 Honda Civic Type-R, despite AWD – Why?

The Mercedes-AMG A45 S set 7:48:8, while FK8 Honda Civic Type R is faster at 7:43:8 Factors such as tyre, car layout, track ambiance play a role Done in 3 to 5 laps max, unlike HondaNürburgring Nordschleife, affectionately known as "The Ring" or "The Green Hell" has been the epicenter of motor racing, automotive development and as a Mecca for cars enthusiast. Those who dare challenge the 25.95 km racetrack, must agree to face steep elevation changes, unpredictable weath

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Mar 25, 2020

2020 Mercedes-AMG A45 S launched in Malaysia - RM 459,888, cheaper than BMW M2 Competition

Mercedes-Benz Malaysia (MBM) has launched the 2020 Mercedes-AMG A45 S via online livestream. Yup, this is indeed the new normal. What we have here is the top-of-the-range S model in Edition 1 form, priced at RM 459,888 on-the-road without insurance.Mercedes AMG A45 OverviewAgainst its more subdued sibling, the A35, there’s the more aggressive Panamericana front grille with vertical slats, canards on the front bumper, and quad exhaust tips.The Edition 1 package on the Mercedes-AMG A45 S add

Shaun

Shaun

Jun 1, 2020

2020 Mercedes-AMG A45 S – What does RM 80k get you over the A35?

The Mercedes-AMG A45 S was launched in Malaysia last week, priced at RM 459,888. Meanwhile, the Mercedes-AMG A35 has a price tag of RM 379,888.1. What does Toyota Vios money get you?For one, the A45 S gets the M139 engine that makes 421 PS and 500 Nm of torque. It’s the world’s most powerful 4-cylinder engine and is bounded by the “One man, one engine” principle of AMG, as you see from the plaque that sits proudly on the engine cover.The A35 on the other hand, has the sam

Shaun

Shaun

Jun 9, 2020

2021 Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 S is now RM 20k more, but the rich wouldn't care

The 2021 Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 S is now equipped with Head Up Display, AMG Track Pace, and Active Parking Assist with Parktronic.Apart from those, the fully-imported CLA 45 S remains the same as before except the price – now at RM 453,374 (OTR without insurance, with SST discount), nearly RM 20k more than before.To recap, the Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 S is powered by the M139 2.0-litre engine that makes 421 PS and 500 Nm, paired to an 8-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. The 4Matic+ emblem

Shaun

Shaun

Mar 26, 2021

Mercedes-Benz Malaysia led the premium segment in 2019

With a total of 10,020 cars sold and a 1.8 percent market share in 2019, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia (MBM) retains its lead in the premium luxury segment. Although it is a decline from the previous year at 13,079 units.Key launches that took place includes the E-Class with the debuting the E350 AMG Line, E200 Avantgarde and the E300 Exclusive Line, the A-Class sedan with models A200 and A250, the latest GLC and GLE SUV models, the Mercedes-AMG A35, the Mercedes-AMG GT R and GT C.The year also witness

Shaun

Shaun

Jan 23, 2020

Review: 2020 Mercedes-AMG GLB 35 – Worthy of the AMG badge?

Well-renowned motoring journalist, Jeremy Clarkson, once said in an interview that God is normally fair with His dishing out of talents. He went on to give an example with David Beckham – an immensely talented footballer, blessed with good looks but to balance it out, a squeaky voice was given.It appears the Mercedes-AMG GLB 35 faces a similar conundrum. It takes off like a scalded cat and it’s able to keep up with sports cars in the twisties. And to balance it out, it looks a like a

Shaun

Shaun

Mar 20, 2021

All-New Mercedes-AMG A35 4Matic launched; RM 379,888, Mercedes me

Alongside the launch of the 2020 Mercedes-AMG A45 S and CLA 45, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia (MBM) also launched the all-new 2020 Mercedes-AMG A35 4Matic. The new entry level Mercedes-AMG is powered by a 2.0-litre turbocharged engine and comes with Mercedes me for RM 379,888.Think of the A35 as the less aggressive version of the A45 hatchback. But even though it is an entry level AMG, the 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbocharged engine is capable of 306 PS and 400 Nm of torque.The engine is

Jerrica

Jerrica

Jun 1, 2020

Mercedes-AMG A45 S is faster than a Lamborghini on the Nurburgring, but slower than a Honda Civic?

The Mercedes-AMG A45 S has the most powerful 4-cylinder engine in a production car. With 421 PS and 500 Nm of torque, the A45 S completes the century sprint in 3.9 seconds, onwards to a top speed of 270 km/h.It is undoubtably quick in a straight line, but what happens if you show it some corners? Well, Sport Auto took an A45 S for a hot lap on the Nurburgring Nordschleife and it did it in 7 minutes 48.8 seconds.To put that into perspective, the Lamborghini Gallardo LP 560-4 did it

Shaun

Shaun

Mar 24, 2020

2020 Mercedes-Benz C300 AMG Line drops Airmatic suspension

Mercedes-Benz Malaysia has quietly revised the specifications of the Mercedes-Benz C300 AMG Line. Specifically, the Airmatic Suspension has been replaced by Sports Suspension, like the one in the C200 AMG Line.Mercedes-Benz C-ClassAirmatic Suspension is Mercedes-Benz’s term for their air suspension. Compared to traditional strut suspension, there are no coil springs or shock absorbers on air suspension systems. Instead, it uses bags made of rubber and polyurethane filled with air.Drivers c

Shaun

Shaun

Nov 9, 2020

Specs comparison: 2020 BMW X3 M Competition vs Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 S

Not to be outmatched by Volkswagen, BMW too have launched four brand new models at a launch last week. There was the X4 M Competition which is an absolute beast that can reach 100 km/h from rest in 4.1 seconds, the exquisite and expensive M8 Coupe and Gran Coupe, and finally our star, the X3 M Competition.The BMW X3 M Competition is the Bavarian’s latest performance SUV, competing against the Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 and the Porsche Macan. But we’re going to focus this battle as a 2-

CY Foong

CY Foong

Aug 18, 2020

Mercedes-AMG A35 Sedan launched in Malaysia, priced from RM 348,888

The hot Mercedes-AMG A35 Sedan has just landed in Malaysia, with prices starting from RM 348,888. Power is derived from a 2.0-litre M260 turbocharged four-cylinder petrol engine that does 306 PS at 5,800 rpm and 400 Nm from 3,000 rpm to 4,000 rpm. Drive is transferred to all four wheels via the 7-speed AMG Speedshift dual-clutch automatic transmission and 4Matic all-wheel drive system. The compact sports sedan completes the century sprint in just 4.8 seconds, before reaching an electronical

Eric

Eric

Sep 24, 2019

Mercedes-AMG A35 4Matic dilancarkan di Malaysia - RM 379,888, 310 PS

Bersama-sama dengan pelancaran Mercedes-AMG A45 S dan CLA 45 S 2020, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia turut melancarkan Mercedes-AMG A35 4Matic 2020 serba baru. Model entry-level Mercedes-AMG ini dikuasakan oleh enjin 2.0 liter turbocharged serta dilengkapi dengan aplikasi Mercedes Me dengan harga RM 379,888.Model A35 ini boleh dikira sebagai versi A45 hatchback yang kurang agresif. Walaupun begitu, enjin 2.0 liter 4 silinder turbocharged nya mampu menjana 310 PS kuasa kuda dan 400 Nm tork.Enjin tersebut

Haris

Haris

Jun 2, 2020