What is Mercedes-AMG®?

Some of the fastest Mercedes-Benz cars ever made, the Mercedes-Benz AMG® series brings the world-class luxury you expect from a Mercedes-Benz vehicle together with the thoroughbred performance of the AMG® line. You can find Mercedes-Benz AMG® cars along with the rest of the new Mercedes-Benz lineup near Stanislaus right now at Mercedes-Benz of Modesto.

What Does AMG® Stand For?

Hans Werner Aufrecht and Ernhard Melcher were two engineering partners who partnered to create the original line of Mercedes-Benz AMG® vehicles starting in 1967. The first two letters in “AMG®” stand for both of their last names, while the “G” stands for Grossaspach, the birthplace of Aufrecht in Germany. AMG® stands for Aufrecht Melcher Grossapach.



How Much Does the Mercedes-Benz AMG® Cost?

The cost of Mercedes-Benz AMG® vehicles varies widely depending on the model you choose. There are literally dozens of AMG® coupes, sedans, convertibles, roadsters, SUVs, and wagons from which to choose. The prices range from $51,395* MSRP for the CLA 45 4MATIC® to $229,500* MSRP for the AMG® S 65.

What Sets Mercedes-Benz AMG® Performance Apart?

When you choose a Mercedes-Benz AMG® model, you’ll get much more than just a boost in horsepower and torque. Mercedes-Benz AMG® models are meticulously designed with a wide range of high-performance features from front to back, including standard and available performance features like:

  • Handcrafted AMG® V8 engines
  • Dry-sump lubrication
  • AMG® SPEEDSHIFT transmissions
  • AMG® Dynamic Select
  • AMG® High-Performance Composite Braking System
  • AMG® RIDE CONTROL Sport Suspension
  • AMG® traction control
  • Lightweight construction

Within the Mercedes-Benz AMG® lineup, you’ll find a variety of high-performance engines, including a Mercedes-Benz AMG® GT R’s 4.0L V8 biturbo engine, which develops 577 hp and is able to go from 0 to 60 mph in just 3.5 seconds.


Discover Mercedes-Benz AMG® Performance Near Merced at Mercedes-Benz of Modesto!

Get behind the wheel of a Mercedes-Benz AMG® model today near Stanislaus at Mercedes-Benz of Modesto, where you’ll find plenty of reliable Mercedes-Benz models with high-performance features, including DISTRONIC PLUS® and 4MATIC® AWD. Give our Modesto dealership a call if you have any questions!

*Base MSRP excludes transportation and handling charges, destination charges, taxes, title, registration, preparation and documentary fees, tags, labor and installation charges, insurance, and optional equipment, products, packages and accessories. Options, model availability and actual dealer price may vary. See dealer for details, costs, and terms.

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