2022 Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door Coupe facelift unveiled by Mercedes-AMG. It is a six-cylinder GT43 and GT53 will now come with minor design changes, new personalized features, and a few new color schemes.
Its other features like an updated driving assistance system and widescreen cockpit including the MBUK multimedia system. The new facelift models is also offering with wider wheels. These include 20-inch light-alloy wheels or 21-inch forged wheels in a 5-twin-spoke design. Customers can also add red-painted brake calipers for the 6-cylinder models.
And, for exterior color choices, Mercedes-AMG has added three new options which include Starling Blue Metallic, Starling Blue Magno, and Cashmere White Magno.
One of the biggest changes in the 2022 AMG GT 4-Door Coupe is that it is now able to accommodate five people, instead of four like in the previous GT 4-Door model. The new model now comes with a three-across bench seat at the rear as the carmaker removed the fixed center console. The bench seats can also fold completely to make more room for luggage.
The cabin also gets new interior color options, including Yacht Blue scheme and Deep White.
According to Philipp Schiemer, CEO of Mercedes-AMG GmbH, “We constantly maintain our AMG GT 4-Door Coupé at an outstanding technical level. With the current update and the exclusive edition, we are reaching out to the target groups that place the greatest value on individuality and an expressive lifestyle. In this way, we continue to develop our profile as a ‘Performance Luxury’ brand and go on to substantiate this with tailor-made products and options. In addition, we will soon be presenting our first E PERFORMANCE hybrids in this model, thereby driving forward the electrification of the powertrain.”
Engine and Its Performance
Under the hood, the 2022 Mercedes-AMG GT 43 4-Door continues to be powered by the same 3.0-liter turbocharged inline-six engine. However, Mercedes claims that the maximum power has improved slightly to 367 horsepower. The GT 53 to have improved power output of 435 horsepower. The engine continues to be mated to a 9-speed automatic gearbox.
In comparison to other cars
With such extreme performance, it’s no surprise the Mercedes-AMG GT53 and GT63 are thirsty, but their EPA fuel-economy estimates aren’t as dire as you might expect. The GT53 model is rated 19/24 mpg city/highway. Those numbers drop to 15/20 mpg for the more powerful GT63 model with a V-8. In comparison, the Porsche Panamera Turbo, which is powered by a twin-turbo 4.0-liter V-8 with 550 horsepower, is rate in 18/25 mpg city/highway.