VIDEO: Bernd Schneider tames the Mountain

Bernd Schneider is a Bathurst 12 Hour winner and Mercedes AMG brand ambassador. Recently he was in Bathurst for an AMG drive day. Once the snow had melted, this is what happened when he was given the keys to an AMG GT S and sent out on an empty Mount Panorama circuit.

Mercedes-AMG GT3 teased ahead of Geneva debut

Mercedes-AMG will launch its new GT3 racecar at the Geneva Motor Show (5–15 March). Based on the AMG GT road car, the new customer GT3 machine will replace the successful SLS AMG GT3. The new AMG GT3 will be ready for competition in 2016. For now we’ve got the image above and a couple of […]

“It doesn’t try to be a 911”

Harris at the wheel of the of the new AMG GT on an empty Laguna Seca. Hell yeah! Filmed back at the car’s original launch and recently posted to his new (and free) YouTube channel we get some technical insight into the car’s construction. We’re presented with the theory on why this car should be […]

Mercedes-AMG GT revealed

After a long build up the Mercedes-AMG GT is here. Mercedes is talking itself up with this car and AMG has lofty ambitions for its latest model. Just look at the first sentence from the press release below: The first Mercedes was a racing car, its most recent successor carries this heritage forward: with the […]

Mercedes-Benz AMG GT photos leaked?

Mercedes-Benz is talking a big game for its new AMG GT, which is due for an official reveal next month. But as we’ve become accustomed these days images have a way of leaking out and spreading around the interwebz. It’s not totally clear if these two AMG GT images are genuine, but based on a […]

Ringing it with Audi, Jag, Mercedes and VW

Regardless of what the new owners will have in store for the Nürburgring when they takeover next year it’s clear the industry pool is still in full swing. Here’s four videos thanks to Dale from Bridge to Gantry which show a Mercedes AMG GT, an Audi R8 of some description (possibly turbocharged), a Jaguar XE […]

Mercedes teases new AMG GT

Mercedes has released this teaser image of the new AMG GT. We’ve lightened it up a little to give you a better idea of what we’re dealing with. The AMG GT has been labelled a rival to the Porsche 911 and will be a front-engined V8 brute. It’s not due for an official reveal until […]

Mercedes-Benz GT AMG to target 911

This rather nice looking rendering has been created by Autocar and accompanies its story on the Mercedes-Benz GT AMG. So what is this GT AMG thingy, then? Think of it as a sub-SLS sportscar which has been created to target what seems to be the default industry benchmark, the Porsche 911. It’s due to be […]