Introducing the most powerful vehicle in the Mercedes-Benz E-Class range and the fastest E-Class in the United Kingdom -- the E 63 AMG S Model! The top-of-the-range E 63 AMG S Model boasts of 585 hp in output and 800 Nm of torque, reflecting a 28-hp and 80-Nm increase over the standard E 63 AMG.
This is thanks to the AMG rear axle limited-slip differential lock that comes as standard. This also makes the E 63 AMG S Model 0.1 seconds faster than the standard model. Its Saloon variant could accelerate from zero to 62 mph in just 4.1 seconds, while its Estate version could reach the speed in just 4.2 seconds.
The E 63 AMG S Model Saloon has a combined fuel consumption of 28.5 mpg with carbon dioxide emissions of 232 g/km. The Estate variant, meanwhile, has combined fuel consumption of 28.3 mpg with carbon dioxide emissions of 234 g/km – the same as the standard E 63 AMG Estate. Power is not only thing enhanced on the E 63 AMG S Model, but the exterior as well.
The S Model features a high-gloss black front apron with silver-shadow splitter, side sill panels and rear trim strip with silver-shadow inserts and an AMG spoiler in body color. It also features 19-inch AMG alloy wheels in Titanium matt grey, red brake calipers, and ‘S’ labeling on the boot lid. The interior of the model likewise received improvements. It boasts of black nappa leather upholstery with grey contrast stitching, silver seat belts and an AMG emblem in the headrests.
The S Model also have an electric rear roller blind for the Saloon, AMG door sills with white LED illumination, and an AMG instrument cluster with red applications and S Model badging. A customer could choose from seven standard metallic paints and one non-metallic paint (Polar White).
These paint choices are complimented by: two metallic paint options (Diamond White and Hyacinth Red for £480), two designometallic paints (Mocha Black and Graphite for £1,125) and two designo Magno matt paints (Allanite Grey and Cashmere White for £2,775). The E 63 AMG S Model will be available starting June 2013. The Saloon and Estate versions will have starting prices of £83,740 OTR and £85,530 OTR respectively.