A Mercedes prototype was recently spotted at the Nurburgring Nordschleife. GTSpirit believes that the car could be the road version of the Mercedes-AMG GT3. Looking at the spy photo provided by the source as well as the video below, which was uploaded in YouTube by WorldCarFans, the car does appear to carry some GT3 elements like the new front lip spoiler, fenders, and the fixed wide rear wing. It does lack some of the overly showy aerodynamic features of its race car counterpart though like the larger side skirts, big front air intakes, and front wings. But then again, this is only the road version of the car. So the mentioned components are not really that… Continue Reading »
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A special edition Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 was recently unveiled by the luxury vehicle manufacturer from Germany, according to a report from motorward.com. The special edition model of the super car, which was produced to demonstrate the social responsibility of Mercedes-Benz, was sold for the benefit of the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation. Mercedes-Benz is one of the founding partners of the foundation. The special edition SLS AMG GT3 has a special blue and white color scheme and featured numerous logos of the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation. It was the 100th unit produced by the company and was purchased by a gentleman from China. The sale of the luxury… Continue Reading »
When the teaser image of the Mercedes-AMG GT3 was released before the car’s official debut, its outline appeared like a feral predator staring right in front us with its headlights and grille resembling a very aggressive stare. The video that you are about to see below will display what the GT3 sports car of the three-pointed star brand is capable of. It presents a proof that the car is not just about the looks, but it’s about power as well. Watch the car in the clip below as it sprints down the Nürburgring endurance track: As seen in the video above, the Mercedes-AMG GT3 remains true to the hype surrounding it. The flawless performance it displayed here… Continue Reading »
Earlier, a teaser image displaying just the front of the Mercedes-AMG GT3 was shown to us. A couple of hours ago, more photos showing the various angles of the car were officially released. The pictures of the Mercedes-AMG GT3 were captured at the Estoril circuit in Portugal. The supercar showed a wider body than the standard AMG GT variant. It also featured major aerodynamic enhancements like larger intakes, redesigned front bumper, and massive rear wing. FIA GT3 specs were incorporated in the car too like racing steering wheel, pedals, radio system, extra push buttons and knobs, sports carbon fiber shell seat, plus a protective roll cage. Then, carbon fiber materials… Continue Reading »
If you’re not the kind of fan who drools over a photo of an F1 car, then you might be someone who’s more interested in race cars which look a lot more like their roadside counterparts. We’re talking about GT cars — or the Sergeant Security Australian GT Championship to be exact — held at Philip Island. Wet, cold weather was the setting which Peter Hackett and James Brock had to endure while in the helms of their Erebus Mercedes-Benz SLS GT3s. They were grinding teeth with the Dodge Viper GT3 and Ferrari 458 GT3s in Pro-Am format. “It was remarkable for our team, as it was only the second… Continue Reading »
Mercedes-Benz has released a video of the part 1 of the SLS AMG GT3 production. Now, here is the continuation of the 6,208cc’s making. You will see the specialists install the front grille, hood and front fenders in this video, you will also get to see some behind the scenes in the clip.
Now that the Mercedes SLS AMG GT3 has notched a few important victories under its belt, here’s a look at how this solid performer is being produced. Released at no less than the official AMG channel at YouTube, the video shows how this circuit beast is put together. Starting with the bare shell, you can see that the documentation process is fairly complete. All the better to prove the provenance of these cars when they become collector’s classics a few decades on. You’ll see the beautifully made components come together to make a racer that is more than the sum of its parts. In fact, the components and workmanship that… Continue Reading »