Mercedes-AMG C63 Coupe Teased, Debuts in September at Frankfurt

The Mercedes-AMG C63 coupe is on the way, and these teaser photos provide our first look at the two-door performance car. Expected to debut at the Frankfurt auto show this September, the Mercedes-AMG C63 coupe will likely go on sale in the U.S. in 2016.
Mercedes AMG C63 Coupe Teaser Fender 2

The photos of the car’s nose show the swept-back headlights we have seen on other prototypes of the new Mercedes-Benz C-Class coupe, and the bronze-painted brake calipers and multispoke black wheels of this car closely match the stoppers and rolling stock seen on the Mercedes-AMG C63 sedan. The teaser photos also reveal massively flared front fenders and a front fascia with enlarged lower air intakes, design cues that are also present on other AMG vehicles. Mercedes’ lone caption says, “Something fast has hit the track.”
Mercedes AMG C63 Coupe Teaser Fender 1

As the Mercedes-AMG C63 coupe will share its mechanical components with the sedan, expect two versions of a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V-8 engine underhood. The standard C63 will likely extract 469 hp and 479 lb-ft of torque from that engine, while the racier C63 S will boast 503 hp and 516 lb-ft. Both engines will be mated to a 7-speed automatic transmission.

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class coupe and the higher-performance Mercedes-AMG C63 coupe are both expected to make their public debut at this year’s Frankfurt auto show. Expect more information on both cars over the coming months.

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