We’ve already reported on possible plans for a hotted-up Mercedes-Benz A-Class from AMG but now we have new information suggesting that the premium compact hatch could be producing as much as 320 horsepower from a highly tuned four-cylinder turbo. With the new 2012 BMW 1-Series M Coupe coming with 335 horsepower, and even the standard 135i models packing 300 horsepower, both Mercedes-Benz and AMG are going to need to bring something to the table. However, while BMW relies on turbocharged six-cylinder engines with at least 3.0-liters of displacement, Mercedes-Benz is reportedly going...
2012 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster To Debut At 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show
During a recent interview the boss of AMG, Ola Kaellenius, revealed a few details about the brand’s upcoming models including its most important launch of next year, the 2012 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster. Speaking with Germany’s Auto Motor und Sport, Kaellenius revealed that the...Viknesh Vijayenthiran
AMG Gets New Boss, Former Head Moved To Van Division
Volker Mornhinweg is officially stepping down from his top role at AMG in Affalterbach, Germany to become the new chief of Mercedes-Benz’s commercial van division. Mornhinweg will replace Dr. Wolfgang Bernhard, who was appointed as a member of the board of management of Daimler back in...Viknesh Vijayenthiran