As Mercedes-Benz is already shifting to smaller engines for the sake of efficiency and sustainability, the 2024 Mercedes-AMG C63 S E Performance stands as a testament that powerplant downsizing can be implemented without compromising power. The video here provides a demo of what it is capable of on the road.
Mercedes AMG C 63 S E Performance POV Drive & Slide
The Test Drive
The video from AutoTopNL shows the Mercedes-AMG C63 S E Performance being driven in what appears to be the countryside where there are only a few vehicles and no pedestrians in sight. We’re not sure where it is but if the name of the uploader is to be considered, it might be somewhere in the Netherlands where people drive on the right side of the road.
Key Features of the 2024 Mercedes-AMG C63 S E Performance
If you’re wondering what makes up this high-performance machine, here’s a quick rundown of its key features:
High-Performance Hybrid Drivetrain
At the core of the AMG C63 S E Performance lies an advanced hybrid powertrain, where a turbocharged 2.0-liter engine joins forces with an Electric Drive Unit (EDU). The result? A remarkable combined system output of 680 horsepower and a staggering 1020 Nm of torque.
This hybrid synergy seamlessly blends the electric motor’s extra boost with the combustion engine’s prowess, offering an exhilarating driving experience while reducing emissions.
This AMG powerhouse doesn’t just stop at raw power; it’s engineered for precision and control. With the AMG Performance 4MATIC+ fully variable all-wheel drive, the C63 S E Performance offers unrivaled traction and stability.
Engage Drift Mode for controlled power slides, adding an adrenaline rush to your drive. Furthermore, active rear-axle steering enhances agility, ensuring confident handling in all driving conditions.
Exquisite Design and Personalization
Visually captivating, the AMG C63 S E Performance boasts a sleek and athletic design. Owners can personalize their vehicles with options like the AMG Exterior Carbon-Fibre Packages, AMG Aerodynamics Package, and AMG Exterior Night Package, enhancing both aesthetics and aerodynamics.
Inside, the AMG Performance seats upholstered in premium Nappa leather provide comfort and support, while carbon fiber accents, illuminated AMG door sill panels, and a multifunctional AMG Performance steering wheel create a luxurious driving environment.
The Exclusive F1 Edition: A Tribute to Motorsport
For those seeking exclusivity, the limited-edition “F1 Edition” pays tribute to motorsport with its distinctive features. Distinguished by its Manufaktur alpine grey solid paint finish, adorned with the iconic AMG logo and red trim lines, this variant stands out.
The interior exudes sportiness with black Exclusive Nappa leather, red accents, and carbon fiber elements, paying homage to the thrilling world of Formula 1.
Pricing and Availability
Orders for the Mercedes-AMG C63 S E Performance have already started in June this year, allowing discerning customers to own a performance hybrid masterpiece. In Germany, the saloon model starts at a recommended retail price of 114,887.96 euros, while the estate variant begins at 116,672.96 euros, including 19% VAT.
With an extensive selection of individual options for personalization, owners can tailor their C63 S E Performance to their unique preferences.