Mercedes-Benz AMG GT to be Revealed in September (Video)

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Mercedes-Benz has been painstakingly slow in revealing its forthcoming AMG GT model. We've seen bits and pieces of it for over a year now, with the latest being this video complete with engine sound.

Sources close to Mercedes-Benz claim that the AMG GT will be revealed online on 9th September 2014. It will then make its official motor show debut at the Paris Motor Show.

Mercedes-Benz has finally revealed details on its brand-new V8 engine for the AMG GT. The new V8 features twin turbochargers housed inside the V, a dry sump for a lower centre of gravity, Euro 6 emissions and has inner exhaust flaps to enhance the sound when driven spiritedly.

Mercedes-Benz AMG GT V8 details:

Cylinder arrangement V8
Cylinder angle 90°
Valves per cylinder 4
Displacement 3982cc
Bore x stroke 83.0 x 92.0mm
Cylinder spacing 90mm
Compression ratio 10.5 : 1
Output 375 kW at 6250 rpm
Output per litre 94kW/litre
Max. torque 650 Nm at 1750 – 4750 rpm
Torque per litre 163.2Nm/litre
Maximum engine speed 7 200 rpm
Maximum charge pressure 1.2 bar
Peak pressure 130 bar
Engine weight (dry) 209 kg
Emissions standard Euro 6

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