Mercedes-AMG has unveiled another new member of the GT family – the 2019 Mercedes-AMG GT S Roadster. The new GT S Roadster sits in between the standard GT Roadster and the 550-hp GT C Roadster.
The 2019 Mercedes-AMG GT S Roadster is powered by a 4.0-liter V8 biturbo that generates 515 hp and 494 lb-ft. of torque. The V8 is mated to a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission The GT S Roadster can reach 60 mph in 3.7 seconds, 0.2-seconds faster than the standard GT on its way to a top speed of 192 mph.
Other upgrades include a rear axle locking differential, a sport suspension with aluminum double wishbone axles, and an optional high-performance ceramic composite braking system.
“With the AMG GT S Roadster, our AMG GT family has gained another exceptionally sporty member that combines high driving dynamics with an emotional open-air experience,” says Tobias Moers, Chairman of Mercedes-AMG GmbH. “The new model represents the perfect alternative for the performance-oriented AMG GT Roadster customer.”
The 2019 Mercedes-AMG GT S Roadster will arrive later this year.