Mercedes-Benz Top 10 Fastest Cars
Mercedes-Benz is often associated with opulence and luxury. However, the German automaker’s expertise doesn’t just end there. Mercedes is also recognized for making performance oriented vehicles. Their fast and sporty models have gone on to establish industry trends and set standards for manufacturers across the globe.
Here is a list detailing its top 10 most powerful and fastest cars:
- The AMG Hammer
This heavily tuned Mercedes 300 E came with an AMG V8 that produced 365 horsepower, which, for 1986, was unusually powerful. The 6 liter V8 produced 400 pound feet of torque and could go from 0 to 60 mph in 5.3 seconds.
- The CL65 AMG
The CL65’s 6 liter bi-turbo V12 AMG engine could propel it from 0 to 60 mph in just 4 seconds.
- The E63 AMG S
The 5.5 liter AMG V8 in this iconic super-sedan produced over 500 horses of power, allowing the vehicle to go from 0 to 60 in just 3.5 seconds. The top speed was estimated to be near 185 miles per hour.
- The CLK GTR
An AMG sourced 6.9 liter V12 made this supercar go from 0 to 60 mph in 3.8 seconds with an incredible top speed of 199 miles per hour.
- S63 AMG 4MATIC
A 577 horsepower AMG V8 allowed this extremely luxurious sedan to go from 0 to 60 in 3.9 seconds. It was basically a luxurious rocket!
- The SL65 AMG
Anything associated with AMG is fast and the SL65 AMG lived up to that tradition. The 6 liter bi-turbo V12 produced 621 horsepower and traveled from 0 to 60 mph in 3.9 seconds.
- The CLS63 AMG 4MATIC
This understated sport sedan could do 0 to 60 mph in 3.6 seconds thanks to 550 horses under the hood.
- The SLR McLaren
Mercedes’s affair with McLaren resulted in the birth of this beautiful monster. It entered the world with a supercharged V8, 617 horsepower, a 206 mph top speed, and an acceleration of 0 to 60 mph in 3.8 seconds.
- The SLR McLaren 722
The faster version of the SLR was the SLR 722. Everything remained the same except for the performance. It was .2 seconds and 3 mph faster than the standard SLR.
- The SLR Sterling Moss
This chopped and super-special version of the SLR ended up with a 217 mph top speed and achieved an acceleration of 0 to 60 mph in 3.5 seconds. Additionally, its styling was nearly unmatched.
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