With the A45 AMG, Mercedes-Benz A-Class, the strongest on the market and completes its compact model up from down.
The new 2014 Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG will be on display for the first time at the Geneva Motor Show is the new top model of the A-Class. Under the hood lies dormant the world's most powerful series-produced four-cylinder engine.
The performance of the 2.0-liter 4-cylinder turbocharged engines is 360 hp (265 kW), making the compact A-Class comes to a specific power output of 180 hp and thus exceeds even stronger supercar.
For the sprint from 0 to 100 km / h takes 4.6 seconds, with top speed of 250 km / h electronically limited. Here, the A45 AMG will be content with an average of 6.9 liters per 100 kilometers.
Switching is standard with the AMG SPEEDSHIFT DCT 7-speed sports transmission, which can convince with fast switching operations. The dual-clutch transmission has three driving modes, a clutch function and a "Race Start" function, which allows optimum acceleration.
So that the force is also perfect on the road, the A45 AMG features the AMG 4Matic all-wheel drive, which combines perfectly with its weight-saving design efficiency and dynamics.
For superb road-holding also provide the AMG sports suspension and a trimmed entirely on athleticism suspension. In combination with the AMG sports steering and the AMG high-performance braking system shows the A45 AMG clenched his athleticism.
Despite its sporty, the Mercedes A45 AMG is visually quite restrained. The AMG front apron, AMG light-alloy wheels and the AMG rear apron are also available for other models, in the case of the A45 AMG these components, however, have slight adaptations, and also the "turbo AMG" lettering on the front wing is the top model reserved.
If you wish, his athletic A-Class but still refine the AMG Aerodynamics package, the AMG carbon-fiber exterior mirrors and the AMG Night package.
The interior was then also again a track sports. Carbon look and the AMG instrument cluster with AMG main menu and RaceTimer characterize the short-cut interior. The sports seats in Artico leather / microfiber Dinamica with red contrast stitching and the multifunction sports steering wheel with shift paddles complete the AMG interior.
To see for the first time, the Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG at the Geneva Motor Show, the sale takes place on 8 April, and the first models will roll in June 2013 to the dealers.