What is G Tronic Plus?

The 7G-TRONIC PLUS automatic transmission has seven gears which keep the engine speed as low as possible in every driving situation. The wide gear ratio range and finely graduated gears reduce the leaps in revs when changing gear. This leads to comfortable gear-changing and saves fuel.

What is AMG Speedshift MCT?

The AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 7-speed sports transmission is an innovative power transfer system that made its debut in the high-performance SL 63 AMG Roadster in 2008. It combines the sporty, direct and agile feedback of a manual transmission and the maximum convenience of an automatic transmission.

When was 7G-TRONIC Plus introduced?

In 2003 Mercedes-Benz reached new heights with the 7G-TRONIC, the world’s first electronically controlled seven-speed automatic torque converter transmission for passenger cars.

What is a Speedshift transmission?

A radical rethinking of the automatic transmission, the SPEEDSHIFT® MCT 7-Speed uses a multiple-disc wet clutch for direct connection between engine and transmission. The result is a full, constant power flow and outstanding throttle response.

What Mercedes has 9 gears?

The new GLC 63 4MATIC+ and GLC 63 S 4MATIC+ feature the AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 9-speed transmission, which made its debut in the Mercedes-AMG E 63 4MATIC+. The driver benefits from extremely short shift/response times.

Is C63 dual clutch?

The C63 coupe from the Black limited series is a car powered with naturally aspirated V8 engine that generates the power of 517 hp transmitted to the rear axle via the AMG Speedshift seven-speed dual clutch transmission. The four exhaust tailpipes leave no doubt as to the car’s sporting purpose.

What does MCT gearbox stand for?

The MCT (Multi-Clutch Technology) acronym refers to a planetary (automatic) transmission’s multiple clutches and bands for each gear. The MCT is fitted with four drive modes: “C” (Comfort), “S” (Sport), “S+” (Sport plus) and “M” (Manual) and boasts 100 millisecond shifts in “M” and “S+” modes.

What automatic gearbox does Mercedes use?

The 9G-TRONIC automatic transmission from Mercedes-Benz is the world’s first automatic transmission to feature a hydrodynamic torque converter. The transmission transfers torque using a fluid, rather than a mechanical clutch.

Is AMG Speedshift automatic?

AMG SpeedShift The TCT transmission is essentially the 7G-Tronic automatic transmission including “Torque Converter Technology”. Sporty, performance-oriented version with the same gear ratios. First used in 2005 Mercedes-Benz SLK 55 AMG.

What car uses 7G Tronic transmission?

Mercedes-Benz 7G-Tronic transmission

Manufacturer Daimler AG
Production 2003–
Body and chassis
Class 7-speed longitudinal automatic transmission

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What is the 0-60 time of the AMG C63?

Derived from the W204 C-class, the AMG C63 launched in the UK as a saloon and estate, its M156 6.2-litre V8 developed 451bhp at 6800rpm and 442 lb ft of torque. Hooked up to AMG’s impressive, seven-speed torque converter (Speedshift Plus 7G-tronic) transmission the C63 dispatched 0-60mph in 4.4sec and topped out at a (limited) 155mph.

How much does an AMG C 63 coupe cost?

AMG C 63 Coupe. $70,650. Disclaimer. * MSRP. AMG C 63 Coupe. AMG C 63 S Coupe. $78,250. Disclaimer. * MSRP.

What makes the AMG C63 a true thriller?

Away from comparisons, the C63 is a true thriller and wonderfully indulgent; receptive to large angles of slip, tyre-smoking action and of course boasting the archetypal AMG soundtrack. Derived from the W204 C-class, the AMG C63 launched in the UK as a saloon and estate, its M156 6.2-litre V8 developed 451bhp at 6800rpm and 442 lb ft of torque.

What is the top speed of the Audi C63?

As with other Germans from Audi and BMW, the C63 has it’s terminal velocity electronically capped at 155 mph, although the acceleration is capped only by physics with 60mph available in 4.5 seconds.