Several of the more obvious body changes that are taking place on the 2018 Mercedes AMG GT R include a new front grille, oversized wide-body kit, limited edition wheels and a completely revamped aerodynamic package. The 2018 AMG GT R also introduces an amazing new color named Green Hell Magno that is eye-catching in every way. Some of the other features taking center stage in the new aero kit include an extra-large rear wing, oversized front splitter, and active front louvers.
The 2018 Mercedes AMG GT R will use the same 4.0-liter twin-turbo V-8 engine that is found on the current AMG GT S model. The GT R will benefit from a performance increase of 74 horsepower and 37 lb-ft more torque providing for a total power output of 577 horsepower and 516 lb-ft of torque. A larger turbocharger has been added to the AMG GT R and the very reliable seven-speed dual-clutch automated transmission is also present. Performance stats for the Green Hell Magno AMG GT R are downright dizzying. Expect to launch from standing position to 60 mph in exactly 3.5 seconds with a top speed of 198 mph.