|Mercedes' upcoming flagship supercar, the Mercedes-AMG GT-R, has just set a remarkable Nürburgring Nordschleife lap time of 7 minutes, 10.92 seconds. The official time, the fastest ever recorded by German publication “sport auto” when testing a genuine road-going sports car on the notorious track, also ranks as the seventh fastest in history around the infamous 20km circuit.|
The GT-R features a bi-turbo V8 engine that puts out 585hp and 700Nm of torque and can accelerate from 0-100kph in 3.6 seconds.
|The GT-R was unveiled on June 24, 2016 at the Brooklands track in England. Deliveries are expected to commence in March 2017.|
|Pricing has yet to be revealed but most expect the base MRSP to be something around $ 200,000|