For the likes of 'extreme' heavy duty car fans, the German automaker Mercedes-Benz which recently gave a sneak peek into the future with Ener-G-Force Concept SUV that looks towards future with a quest for the ‘Highway Patrol Vehicle 2025’, has now introduced the G63 AMG SUV in a new format, with a 6x6 drive train, while retaining the luxury aspect of the rugged machine. Targeted at a fixed number of owners, who will be getting a makeover for their premier Mercedes SUVs, this is perhaps the robust, largest and most extreme road-legal SUV vehicle from the house of Mercedes-Benz. Almost resembling a sci-fi movie scene, this SUV is known to travel on road and sand with equal ease. The estimated price tag might just hover around the $457,000 mark, which will be more than triple the U.S.-spec G63 AMG’s $134,300 price tag, and only 20-30 units per year will be made.
Since the most eccentric bunch of Mercedes lovers will perhaps throng for this special edition car, the muscle power added to it truly significant. Under the hood, there is 5.5-litre twin turbo charged V8 engine, which will be dishing out 544 HP of power in output.
This will take the vehicle from 0-100 kmph is just about 6 seconds on the clock. The physical as one can fathom, will be equally imposing with 37-inch tyres which will be able to travel virtually on all surfaces, with a special torque distribution technique which into a 30:40:30 ratio, giving the car abilities to jump at odd angles if needed be.
Mercedes Benz, no matter how rugged a car they make on the exterior, will always have something luxurious on the interiors. Amongst the notable features are the quilted white leather seats, dashboard with carbon fibre fittings, and the bamboo decorated luggage area.
For the auto freaks out there, do check out some of the other exotic editions from the house of Mercedes Benz. Perhaps Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, or Kim Kardashian would like one of these in their garage sometime.