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2012 Mercedes CL 800 Coupe by Brabus

Brabus has chosen the 2011 Dubai Motor Show to set the stage for the world’s fastest and most powerful luxury coupe. Together with some of the most amazing vehicles in the world, Brabus has revealed their Brabus 800 Coupe based off of the Mercedes CL600 . This new package ensures the coupe pushes out 800 HP and a top speed of 217 mph while looking sporty and elegant.

Starting off the transformation is the upsizing of the vehicle’s V12 engine, from 5.5 L to 6.3L. Then, thanks to a high-end turbocharging system designed by Brabus engine specialists and a carbon-fiber ram-air intake integrated into the hood, the CL600 now pushes out a total of 800 HP and 1,047 lb-ft of torque. The sprint from 0 to 60 mph is now made in just 3.9 seconds, while top speed is electronically limited to 217 mph.

Hit the jump to read more about the Brabus 800 Coupe.

Exterior

Mercedes CL 800 Coupe by Brabus

The standard Mercedes CL600 received a few aerodynamic changes to improve on its performance, including a new front spoiler, an understated rear spoiler on the trunk lid, and a rear fascia insert. The final Brabus 800 Coupe was put through extreme testing in the wind tunnel in order to ensure that the aerodynamic improvements were successful. The vehicle was then topped off with a new set of wheels, size 18" to 22" depending on the customer’s wishes, and a lowering module to bring the two-door car by some 25 millimeters (about 1").

Interior

Mercedes CL 800 Coupe by Brabus

The interior of the Mercedes looks exquisite in a combination of white leather and black Alcantara, each with contrasting seams and diamond-pattern top-stitching. These seats are combined with carbon-fiber elements, an ergonomically shaped sport steering wheel, Brabus logo, aluminum pedals, foot rest, and shifter.

Engine

Mercedes CL 800 Coupe by Brabus

The great look provided to the Mercedes CL600 by Brabus absolutely comes second to the impressive engine update provided. The tuner first increased the displacement of the engine from 5.5L to 6.3L, then added a high-end turbocharging system designed by the Brabus engine specialists. This system features two custom exhaust manifolds with integrated turbine housings and high-performance turbochargers, as well as four water-to-air intercoolers. A carbon-fiber ram-air intake was also integrated into the hood.

The result of all this work is an incredible 800 HP at a low 5,500 rpm and 1,047 lb-ft of torque available from 2,100 rpm. However, the peak torque will be limited electronically to 811 lb-ft.

Even with that limitation, the sprint from 0 to 60 mph is still made in 3.9 seconds and the 0 to 124 mph sprint in 10.3 seconds, while top speed is electronically limited to 217 mph.

Prices

Prices for this conversion will be announced at a later date.

Competition

Mercedes CL 800 Coupe by Brabus

Tuning packages for the Mercedes CL-Class are a dime a dozen, but we haven’t seen any that have managed to transform it into the world’s most powerful and fastest four-seat luxury coupe. Even Brabus themselves have modified a CL500 that managed to squeeze out a total of 520 HP with a top speed of 186 mph. Still a long-shot away from the incredible job they have done on the CL600.

Mercedes CL 800 Coupe by Brabus
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13 comments:

The diamond-pattern top-stitching contrast on its interior is really awesome on this. I also noticed that the shape of its steering wheels is looks cool as well and its maximum speed is truly very admiring!

Its maximum speed which is 217 mph is truly so impressive for this vehicle. Moreover, just like them, I also admire the decent and exclusive appearance of it even with its dressed-up interior.

I’m so impressed with its engine specification it’s too powerful for a sports sedan coupe! Moreover, I love the decent and sporty appearance of it even its dressed-up interior, which is perfectly matched on its exterior.

They really perfectly matched its exterior into its sporty interior, which absolutely looks great on it. Well, so far it is truly the most powerful and fastest CL today; that’s why I will surely wait for the production of it. smiley

I’m so impressed with its engine that had a great output of 800 HP! Well, for a sedan, it is already a powerful one, and it will surely have an awesome speed because of that! smiley Anyway, it looks so cool with its simple detailing.

I really love Brabus works! Well, I just always find that every vehicle that they are designing is absolutely looking more attractive, but they still maintain the simple looks of it.

217 mph is truly quite remarkable for this luxury sedan, and I must say that the engine output of it, is really so impressive! Well, I have to agree that this is the most powerful and fastest CL so far!

I don’t like it, instead I just love this coupe! It is really the best luxury sedan so far today! It is totally a complete packaged on it, because it also had an impressive and powerful engine output!

The interior of this Mercedes CL 800 is truly looking very exquisite on its white and black combination! smiley Anyway, I wonder if it also had a latest technology that it can offer?

Its white body paint is truly very attractive on it, and it looks so decent on that. Furthermore, I can say that this vehicle is absolutely a complete packaged for me! smiley

Brabus is really a genius on how to redesign a vehicle and turned it into a more beautiful and good-looking car, just like with this one! smiley Furthermore, I must say that the elegant appearance of this, is absolutely very striking on it.

The body paint of this coupe is only gives the decent and sophisticated appearance on this vehicle, but I must say that I’m getting bored on their platform, but I’m still glad that it had a powerful engine output.

Usually,I don`t like Mercs.Boring headlights.But now,new headlights,power,and convertibles.When Brabus gets to a Mercedes,you have magnificience.Still,800 horsepower almost boggles the mind.

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