The dynamic DNA of AMG, in the new Mercedes-Benz A 45 AMG, is introduced few days back when nobody thought that the Hatchback has bigger wings of power, performance and comfort. And to give the live appearance to the world, the Geneva International Motor Show is the best premiere occasion for the new A 45 AMG, where it is right now showcased as A 45 AMG Edition 1.
Engine Configuration and Performance : Mercedes-Benz has developed hand-built all-new high performance AMG 4-cylinder 2.0 Litre turbo Engine, is superior in its segment in terms of power and performance, and can sprint better than many sports car in the world. The A 45 AMG engine is capable of generating a magnificent output of 360 hp[i.e. 265 kilo-Watts] and a torque of up-to 450 Newton Meters, which is practically in the turbo-charged 4-cylinder engine, is the world’s best in the hatchback segment. The AMG 4-cylinder 2.0 Litre turbo Engine belongs to the super-performance BlueDIRECT family featuring spray-guided direct petrol injection via piezo injectors centrally located in the four combustion chambers.
While, it is equipped with AMG SPEEDSHIFT DCT 7-speed sports transmission and standard AMG 4MATIC All-Wheel Drive, which all-together delivers enhanced dynamic performance, making it to sprint 0 to 100 km/hour in just 4.6 seconds with an electronically limited top speed of 250 km/hour. On the other hand, the Mercedes-AMG has also taken care of efficiency part by delivering a NEDC combined mode fuel economy of 14.49 km/liters[6.9 liters for 100 kilometers], while with low exhaust emissions following the EU6 emissions standards, by the combination of multiple fuel injection and multiple spark ignition.
The impressive interior featured with the multifunction steering wheel with shift paddles, the AMG door sill panels, the AMG instrument cluster with central colour display for showing car information with the AMG main menu and the race timer, the red seat belts, the dashboard trim comes in carbon-fibre look matching with five air vents in black/red and the sports seats in artico man-made leather/dinamica microfibre with red contrasting top stitching.
The dynamic exterior features with striking black flics surround the large cooling air intakes at the sides, the red highlights on the radiator grille, exterior mirrors and rear aerofoil leave a lasting impression, the exterior paint finish in cirrus white matched with the AMG sports stripes in matt graphite grey on the bonnet, roof and sides, two square, chrome-plated tailpipes of the AMG sports exhaust system, side sill panels with inserts in matt titanium grey, AMG multispoke light-alloy wheels painted in matt black with red painted brake callipers, AMG twin blade radiator grille with the cross strut in the AMG front apron, painted in matt titanium grey.
Photos of Mercedes-Benz A 45 AMG live premiere at the Geneva International Motor Show 2013