The 2021 Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S Coupe is arriving this fall with some styling updates, tech upgrades and most importantly, 603 horsepower under the hood. Mercedes-Benz announced Tuesday that the 2021 Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S Coupe is priced at $117,050, including the destination fees.
That price is a $3,000 increase, but the number of upgrades do justify the higher starting price. For starters, the GLE 63 S Coupe now has the same MBUX infotainment system as the rest of the GLE-Class models. It features a pair of 12.3-inch screens that house the gauge cluster and infotainment system. The infotainment system can ben be controlled via touch, thumbpads or voice commands.
The GLE 63 S is powered by a 4.0-liter twin-turbocharged V8 with 603 horsepower and 627 pound-feet of torque. The engine also features mild-hybrid tech thanks to a 48-volt onboard starter-generator that can add an additional 21 hp and 184 lb-ft. when its needed and to smooth the stop/start system. The GLE 63 S can reach 0-60 mph in 3.7 seconds and has an electronically limited top speed of 174 mph.
There’s a long list of standard features as well, which includes a Burmester sound system, active parking assist, blind spot assist, lane keeping assist, wireless phone charging, 64-color adjustable ambient lighting, active LED headlamps, remote start, navigation, and heated and ventilated front seats.