Mercedes Benz G63 AMG 6×6 pick-up truck is simply an all terrain truck with 6 wheels that has superb off-road capabilities, and made its first appearance in 2011. There is also a G320 military version that was produced for the Australian army. The Mercedes Benz G63 AMG 6×6 pick-up truck which is the civilian version has earned a reputation of becoming the largest and powerful SUV from Mercedes.
Mercedes Benz G63 AMG 6×6 pick-up truck engine specs
The Mercedes Benz G63 AMG 6×6 pick-up truck has a 5.5litre twin-turbo V8 engine that produces 536 horsepower.it produces about 560lb of torque, enough to handle its 3,7 tonne weight. It features a 7G – tronic seven speed automatic gearbox. Mercedes Benz G63 AMG 6×6 pick-up truck is indeed the more refined version of the military G320. The acceleration is believed to under 6 seconds from 0-62mph. the top speed is however limited to 100mph.
Mercedes Benz G63 AMG 6×6 pick-up truck interior and exterior specs
The Mercedes Benz G63 AMG 6×6 pick-up truck is very big measuring around 5, 8 min length: 2,1m wide and 2,2m in height. With a wider axel the vehicle has been fitted with carbon fibre guards to cover the huge 37 inch wheels. Ground clearance is around 46cm and is capable of going in a 1m deep river. A vehicle of its size, also features a steep angled windscreen and the indicators are mounted on the front fenders to give it an aggressive look.
The rear window of the Mercedes Benz G63 AMG 6×6 pick-up truck is however a sliding split into two windows. The exterior also has two side exhaust pipes on each side making it distinct from other SUVs. It comes with two tanks that overally have a 160litre capacity with 15mpg test cycle. There are 20 litre tanks fitted on the under body that adjust the tyre pressure. Less than 20 seconds the tyre pressure can be increased from 0.5 bars up to 1.8 bars.
The 6 wheels of the Mercedes Benz G63 AMG 6×6 pick-up truck feature 5 electronic differential locks with a 20:40:30 ratio split. The differential offers 100& lock up of all 6 wheels that can be controlled by three differential switches on the dashboard. The suspension of springs and dampers specifically designed for this 6×6 minimises vertical movement to give off a smooth ride.
While the exterior might be rugged, the interior is however neat. It will have Alcantara right round and two individual rear seats divided by a centre console, with electronic adjustable backrests. The seats are contoured sport seats. The steering is tuned to a 3.4 turn lock-to-lock to suit the 37 inch tyres. There is plenty legroom in the cabin space due to an elongated wheelbase.
Mercedes Benz G63 AMG 6×6 pick-up truck on the inside feels like you are in supercar but on the outside is a different story. It is far off better than a Hummer H1 .the is not best suited by the SUV category but rather to be a MUV(Monster Utility Vehicle). The bigger it is the more expensive it becomes. The price for this truck is around $500 000. You bank account will however determine if you will ever own one of Mercedes’s finest and powerful trucks.