New Mercedes-AMG C63 SE Performance revealed with 670bhp hybrid powertrain

Mercedes-AMG has now revealed full details of its highly-anticipated C63 SE Performance. A replacement for one of AMG’s most popular models, the new C63 breaks markedly with tradition by dropping the familiar V8 for a new hybrid powertrain that features a four-cylinder turbo engine and electric motor. AMG admits it can’t hope to recapture the … Read more

Mercedes-AMG One hypercar enters production in the UK

After over half a decade of intensive development, the Mercedes-AMG One is now officially in production. AMG has partnered with Canadian outfit Multimatic in the setup of a small production facility in Coventry, where all 275 units will be assembled. The One’s F1-derived powertrains will come from down the road at Mercedes F1’s Brixworth-based engine … Read more

Mercedes-AMG A35 2022 review – has the AMG beaten the Golf R at its own game?

The Mercedes-AMG A35 is AMG’s mid-range hot hatchback, one that sits underneath the rabid A45 S, rivaling similarly powered 300bhp-ish rivals such as the Volkswagen Golf R, Audi S3 and BMW M135i. It’s been around for a while now, and while the A45 S continues to hog much of the limelight with its 415bhp power … Read more

Mercedes-AMG EQE53 4MATIC+ review – a serious Porsche Taycan rival?

Apart from the performance advantage conferred by maximum twist at zero revs, electric motors have one other game changing gift to bestow on the automotive industry that the Mercedes-AMG EQE53 and its maker have certainly tapped into: clean-sheet thinking. Admittedly, the general trend is the promise of a utopian future with a sexy sci-fi vibe … Read more

Mercedes-AMG C43 2022 review – can AMG really rival the M340i with just four cylinders?

Run a finger down the spec sheet and you know straight away that the new Mercedes-AMG C43 4Matic (saloon and estate for UK) is a step-change reboot of the model it replaces, not just benefitting from the advances introduced with the sixth generation C-class but also treated to a new downsized four-cylinder/electric turbo powertrain incorporating … Read more