Mercedes-Benz G-Class gets AMG GT engine
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The Mercedes-Benz G-Class has been refreshed once more, and it can now be had with the same engine as the Mercedes-AMG GT. The star of the updated range is the G500 model, which is now powered by the same 4.0-litre direct-injection twin-turbo V8 engine used in the Mercedes-AMG GT coupe and the C63. In the G-Class this engine has been tuned to deliver 310kW of power and 610Nm of torque. The old G500 model had a 5.5-litre V8 with 285kW of power. According to Mercedes-Benz, the new motor is able to propel the G500 from 0-100km/h in 5.9 seconds.