What is Mercedes-Benz AMG®?
Taking the already elevated luxury of a Mercedes-Benz vehicle and kicking up the performance, the Mercedes-Benz AMG® lineup is an innovative, racing-inspired line of sport-tuned vehicles. From enhanced power and handling to a sporty interior that will make even the most mundane errand feel like a lap on the track, new AMG® models remain a favorite of Milpitas sports car enthusiasts. Discover what makes the AMG® line unique with Fletcher Jones Motorcars of Fremont.
AMG®: What Does it Stand For?
The letters A, M, and G are actually the initials of the line’s creators: Aufrecht, Melcher, and Großβaspach are the engineers who created AMG® 50 years ago. The Mercedes-Benz AMG® performance division was birthed, thanks to a shared dream of creating racing engines for the Mercedes-Benz lineup. Any model that bears the AMG® name combines thrilling performance, bold design, and advanced technology for an exceptional driving experience.
What Performance Features Are Found on an AMG®?
The AMG® lineup boasts incredible craftsmanship and power, with features like the handcrafted AMG® engine, which is built with the “One Man, One Engine” philosophy, and signed by its builder. In addition to this potent engine, Bay Area drivers can access:
- AMG® high-performance braking system
- Mercedes-Benz 4MATIC® all-wheel drive
- Selectable driving modes
- AMG® RIDE CONTROL® Sport suspension
AMG® Sports Design
Nodding to the power under the hood, AMG® vehicles retain a fierce and dynamic design both inside and out. Bold design elements include:
- Authoritative twin power domes on the hood
- A wide stance and tires to allow for high-performance handling
- An AMG®-inspired cockpit with aluminum shift paddles
- A rear diffuser that enhances the design and allows for better airflow
- Enlarged vents on the AMG® Front Apron to increase airflow
What Mercedes-Benz AMG® Models Are Available?
A Mercedes-Benz AMG® model will let you experience that thrill of the track in a street-legal vehicle that you can enjoy every day. Best of all, you have a variety of models to choose from, including: