After the official debut of the2011 Mercedes CL-Class Facelift , the first images of its AMG version have surfaced on the internet. Like with the standard version, the CL63 and CL65 AMG also receive aesthetic changes, but they also get a new engine.
The CL63 AMG is powered by a new 5.5 liter twin turbo V8 engine that delivers a total of 544 hp and 800 Nm of torque. On the other hand, the CL65 AMG gets a 6.0 V12 biturbo engine with power increased to 630 hp, while peak torque remains unchanged at 1000 Nm.
The Mercedes CL 63 AMG comes equipped with 19-inch alloy wheels and square exhaust pipes, while the CL 65 AMG has 20-inch alloy wheels and oval exhaust pipes.
And just as a little refresher, the 2011Mercedes CL-Class line-up includes: an entry-level CL550 4Matic powered by a 4.6 liter V8 direct-injected engine that delivers 429 HP and 516 lb-ft of torque. The engine is mated to a seven speed automatic transmission and sprints the car from 0 to 60 mph in 4.9 seconds. The top version, CL600 gets a twin-turbo 5.5 liter V12 engine with a total output of 510 HP and 612 lb-ft of torque. It sprints from 0 to 60 mph in 4.5 seconds. Both vehicles are limited to 155 mph.
Updated 09/23/2010: Mercedes has unveiled new images of their new CL65 AMG. It has also been revealed that the CL65 AMG will sprint from 0 to 60 mph in 4,2 seconds and will be capable to hit a top speed limited to 186 mph. Official debut will be made at the Paris Auto Show.