Mercedes-Benz has officially confirmed that the new hot hatch, A45 AMG which formerly thought to be called as AMG A25 will be brought to European market at early of the next year, where it will be the tough rival for BMW M135i and Audi RS3. Mercedes-Benz AMG A45 model will be developed by the in-house tuner AMG Mercedes.
A45 AMG will not be on sale in the United States, but don’t worry, for american, you can still buy the two CLA-based AMG models that be called the CLA45 AMG and CLA45 AMG Shooting Brake, they will predicted will go on sale in united states in 2014.
Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG is powered by a new 2.0 0-liter 4 cylinder-turbo engines, the first machine in a transverse mounted model of AMG. This module based on mounted drives model A250 smaller but receives a unique cylinder head and an induction system to the develop at least 330 HORSEPOWER and 295 pound-feet of torque.
The four-cylinder engine is the most powerful ever fitted to a production model Mercedes-Benz, and specific output per litre will also surpass its rivals by a significant margin. In order to ensure that Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG will be able to handle well, stiffer springs and shock absorbers, stabilizers and thick uprated brakes equipped with MacPherson-strut front suspension and a multi-link setup in the rear, with custom connectors,. Mechanical steering in the new e-class remain, albeit with some changes for better accuracy and touch.