The new Mercedes-AMG C 63 Saloon and Estate 2022 once again face a test session at the Nürburgring. The star’s sports brand has been testing the saloon and the station wagon, once again with the same camouflage seen in previous spy photos, one more step before its debut in 2022.
With the new Mercedes C-Class and C-Class Estate now on sale, the sportier versions of the two bodies continue their demanding test program with AMG. And once again you are spy photos show the prototypes of the new Mercedes-AMG C 63 Saloon and AMG C 63 Estate 2022 at the Nürburgring.
The two models retain a large amount of camouflage on their backs in which only the glazed part is uncovered, the headlights featuring laser lighting technology, part of the Pan-American grille and the air intakes of the bumper. Although the tight camouflage reveals the design of these, Mercedes has not shed a single layer of the vinyl that covers this bumper, much less the rear.
The Mercedes-AMG C 63 Saloon and Estate 2022, in depth at the Nürburgring
The pilots are also in the open, as they will not present changes in this extreme version, also seeing the diffuser pipes and the four exhausts embedded in the typical square trims, but nothing else. A more aggressive style that these two models will offer, with a special refinement on the inside in which a more sophisticated atmosphere will be breathed with the details of Mercedes-AMG.
With six months of development behind them, there are still a few more left until they are unveiled and put on sale: predictably, commercialization will begin in the second half of 2022. And it is that the program for the set-up is the least demanding, since the two most sporty models will be transformed in plug-in hybrids featuring a new “AMG E Performance” technology.
The most powerful versions of the C-Class and C-Class Estate will bet on a scheme with an engine of 2.0-liter four-cylinder with an electric turbo, ditching the V8, and an electric motor that will offer an extra power of 204 CV. In total, the new models will break power records against their most direct rivals, reaching the 510 hp in the normal version and 544 hp in the «S», more radical. Equipped with a battery with a net capacity of 4.8 kWh, they will have a maximum autonomy of 25 kilometers, 4MATIC + all-wheel drive and 9-speed automatic transmission.