2012 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Official Details Released
Under the hood the the 6.3L V8 engine is unchanged and puts out 451 hp. If you want a little extra power you can add the optional AMG Development Package, which bumps up that number to 481 hp. The 6.3L V8 is now mated to the seven-speed AMG Speedshift. Also a new power steering pump that helps improve fuel economy by about ten percent.
On the outside, the revised C63 AMG gets a revised grille, lower apron and special AMG daytime running lights that recall those found on the SL63 AMG high-performance roadster. The rear of the C63 AMG gets a new AMG rear apron with a black diffuser insert with three pronounced fins.
The 2012 C63 AMG will hit U.S. dealerships this fall.