Mercedes-Benz, the German luxury carmaker launches the AMG C43 Coupe in India. The Mercedes-AMG C43 Coupe price in India is Rs 75 lakh (ex-showroom). This essentially is a two-door coupe based on the C-Class and comes with AMG treatment from Affalterbach. Mercedes-Benz had introduced the C43 Coupe globally last year and comes to India as a CBU unit.
Powering the new AMG C43 Coupe is the 3.0-liter V6 engine, which has been used in the C43 4MATIC sedan that was sold in India earlier, but came with a different tune. The engine in the AMG C43 Coupe makes 390PS (23PS more) of power and 520Nm of torque, which is mated to the 9-speed AMG Speedshift gearbox. The coupe comes with 4MATIC all-wheel drive with rear-biased 31:69 power distribution and the three-stage adjustable suspension damping as well.
The AMG C43 Coupe can do 0-100kmpm in just 4.7 seconds and gets an electronically limited top speed of 250kmph.
Other features include a specially crafted AMG steering wheel that comes wrapped in Nappa leather that gets ergonomically positioned touch-control buttons. The car also gets a head-up display and a massive all-digital 12.3-inch instrumentation cluster with driving modes like ‘Classic’, ‘Progressive’ and ‘Sporty’.
On the outside, the car comes with a new radiator grille that features the twin silver chrome slats, backed with redesigned LED headlamps and DRLs on top with, while the bumper gets large air dams.
It runs on the 19-inch AMG alloys that aid to the sporty appeal and roofline seamlessly blends at the rear offering a premium design. The rear of the C43 Coupe gets two round twin tailpipes and a striking rear diffuser that simply blends with the car.