Yououtubers wanted to know who was the best performer between the new Mercedes Classe G 63 AMG and the old G 65 AMG V12.
The Mercedes G-Class in 65 AMG version is a rare car, very rare. The ultimate version of the older generation of the 4 × 4 with the star was powered by the majestic V12 6.0 biturbo of the brand. Its power is 630 ch has a gargantuan torque of 1000 Nm !
Unfortunately for all lovers of exceptional engines, Mercedes decided to stop this crazy version of the G-Class. Now, and since the switch to the current generation in 2018, it’s no less impressive G 63 AMG which oversees the range. It enjoys a V8 4.0 also turbocharged for a total of 585 hp and 850 Nm of torque. Both models weigh quite close to about 2 580 kg.
Who never wondered which of these two power watches would be faster? This is the question that the channel’s YouTubers wanted to answer ArabGT.com. If the video lacks a subtitle in French, or at least in English, we still understand the essential with a race between a new G-Class 63 AMG and an older-generation G-Class 65 AMG.
If we only refer to the power figures, the G V12 should win. However, the values announced by the manufacturer give thee G 63 AMG faster by a few tenths during the exercise from 0 to 100 km / h: 4.5 seconds against 5.2 seconds. A better time to blame more advanced on-board technologies. Transmission management has been optimized and all-wheel drive has become even more efficient.
After a first race marked by the failed departure of the G 63 AMG, the following ones are balanced. The V8 still managing to gain the advantage over the V12. In launched races, the G 65 AMG is once again beaten, but only by a short header.
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