Edo Competition boosts the 2014 Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG to 660 hp

Article by Andrew Christian, on June 17, 2014

If you believe that the Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG is not too powerful, Edo Competition might be the right solution for you. For those who don’t know, the standard G63 AMG is powered by a 5.5-liter biturbo engine that generates 544 hp (400 kW) and 760 Nm (560 lb-ft) of torque, mated to the AMG Speedshift Plus 7G-Tronic automatic transmission.

This model is able to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 5.4 seconds, while top speed is electronically limited to 210 km/h or 130 mph.

Thanks to a remapped ECU and to a new exhaust system with valve control, Edo Competition managed to boost the V8 biturbo engine to an impressive 660 hp (485 kW) and 900 Nm (664 lb-ft) of torque.

According to Edo Competition G63 AMG, the tuned version of the G63 AMG is able to sprint from 0 to 100 km/h in about 5.0 seconds, while top speed is electronically limited at 155 mph or 250 km/h.

Due to improved performances, the Edo Competition G63 AMG also received a ceramic brakes featuring 398 mm brake discs at the front and 380 mm discs at the rear.

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