The German manufacturer has upped the ante and has launched a sport version of the popular C class, the C43 Coupe at just under Rs 75 Lakh.
Some quick highlights-
After its global launch way back in 2018, the AMG C43 finally has made its way to Indian shores. The Mercedes C43 is based on the C-Class AMG platform which was launched earlier however will sport a classy 2-door coupe style.
Engine duties in the coupe will be taken care by their tried and tested 3.0- litre V6 engine that produces an impressive 383bhp of power and 520Nm of torque. All this packaged around nicely to a nine-speed automatic transmission burst gearbox makes for an interesting ride. Claimed 0-100 kmph dash is merely 4.7 seconds with electronically restricted speed of 250kmph. What’s more is the Coupe will get the AMG ride control suspension setup which automatically adjusts the damping according to driving modes.
On the inside, the vehicle gets Artico leather seats or Dinamica microfiber in black with red stitching on the seats, door panels and the dashboard. The steering is distinctive AMG and wrapped in Nappa leather with touch control buttons and heads up display.
The highlight of the interior is the class leading 12,3- inch digital instrument cluster that offers three display styles- Classic, Sport and Super Sport, just as in any AMG line-up
Commenting on the occasion Mr Martin Schwenk, Mercedes- Benz India CEO & MD said “The company has been very successful with its AMG product strategy in India, which comprises a wide array of performance cars under the 43, 45, 63 and the GT ranges.”
"The response to the AMG 43 range has been amazing since its debut with the AMG GLE 43, and today we give further fillip to the line-up with the AMG C 43 Coup," he added.
Priced at INR 75 lakhs, we think this is yet another stellar product from the German Marque.