2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63

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2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Complete In-depth Review & Buying Guide

Updated on: October 16, 2020

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Harsh Chauhan

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Mercedes-Benz has been the go-to luxury brand for over 8 decades and has managed to withhold a stellar reputation for its products even today. Their AMG division is among the elite performance-oriented production houses in the world. The AMG GT is the pinnacle of track racing aesthetics being transformed into road-legal machines. That being said let's ponder on the all-new 2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Four-Door which is the second most powerful production of Mercedes AMG. 

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Pros

Comfortable Rear Seats

Powerful V8 Engine

Aggressive Design

Cons

Sub-par Fuel efficiency

What's New?

Remains unchanged from 2020


Pictures & Videos

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Videos
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Interior video
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Detailed Review video
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Exterior video

Styles

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 in Graphite Gray Metallic color 2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 in Iridium Silver Metallic color 2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 in Jupiter Red color 2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 in Obsidian Black Metallic color 2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 in Polar White color
Graphite Gray Metallic

Vehicle images are guides only and may not reflect the model's exact specifications/features– exact specifications/features should be confirmed with the seller.

Ratings

Features

9.9

Engine And Performance

9.9

Fuel Economy

6.0

Interior

9.9

Exterior

9.9

Safety

9.0

Final Verdict

8.8

9.1

OVERALL RATING

Similar Cars

Trims and Configurations

MSRP


2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Base

Base

power
577 hp @ 5500 rpm
fuel
Premium unleaded
mpg
17 combined

$140,250


Style Prices MPG Engine Transmission Drivetrain Seats Colors
4dr Sedan AWD (4.0L 8cyl 9A) Starting at $140,250 MSRP (15/17/20) 577 hp @ 5500 rpm, 4 L, V-8, Premium unleaded
9-speed Automatic all wheel drive 4

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 S

S

power
630 hp @ 5500 rpm
fuel
Premium unleaded
mpg
17 combined

$161,200


Style Prices MPG Engine Transmission Drivetrain Seats Colors
S 4dr Sedan AWD (4.0L 8cyl 9A) Starting at $161,200 MSRP (15/17/20) 630 hp @ 5500 rpm, 4 L, V-8, Premium unleaded
9-speed Automatic all wheel drive 4

Expert Review

9.1

Overall Rating


The luxury-performance sports car features AMG performance 4matic plus all-wheel drive with an AMG MCT single-clutch 9-speed automatic transmission. With a high performing engine and features like rear-wheel steering, the AMG GT 63 is among the prime four-door racing machines currently available in the market. An exhilarating performance mated to unparalleled luxury makes the AMG GT 63 Four-Door a serious contender in the luxury sport sedan segment.

The all-new 2021 Mercedes AMG GT 63 Four-Door ticks all the boxes in terms of being a family car and a sports car. It offers unique functionality in terms of being the car that your family wouldn’t mind due to the comfort and luxury of a sedan with the power of a track car. The AMG GT 63 is not the only sedan to offer this unique practicality and gets tough competition from Audi RS7, Porsche Panamera Turbo, and BMW M8 Gran Coupe.

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan front view
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan rear view

9.9/10
Features

9.9/10
Engine and Performance

6.0/10
Fuel Economy

9.9/10
Interior

9.9/10
Exterior

9.0/10
Safety

8.8/10
Final Verdict


2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Features

9.9/10

The Mercedes AMG GT 63 Four-Door will be available in two trims - Mercedes AMG GT 63 Four-Door and Mercedes AMG GT 63 S Four-Door. The 2021 Mercedes AMG GT 63 Four-Door is equipped with a handcrafted 4.0L twin-turbo premium unleaded V8 engine. The price starts from $140,250 and ranges near $160,200 for the Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 S Four-Door.

Trim

Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63

Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 S

MSRP

$140,250

$160,200

Key Features

Dynamic AMG Engine

All AMG GT 63 features 

 

Improved Cornering Abilities

AMG Dynamic Plus Interior Settings

 

Drift Mode

AMG Performance Bucket Seats

 

AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 9-Speed Sports Transmission

 
 

GT Specific Handling

 

*reference is taken from 2020

The Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Four-Door trim is offered at $140,250 which also consists of basic features like the Dynamic AMG Engine, Improved Cornering Abilities, Drift Mode, GT specific handling, and many more features.

The Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 S Four-Door trim is offered at $160,200 with many features added on to the standard four-door like AMG Dynamic plus Interior Settings, AMG Performance Bucket Seats and the engine power is increased to 630 horsepower.

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Maintenance, Reliability and Warranty

As per the reports of the 2021 Mercedes AMG GT 63 Four-Door do not have a rating from the IIHS and NHIT and offer the best safety features and comfort with its luxurious cockpit. Mercedes always provides its customers with extreme comfort, satisfaction, driving experience, and resale value as it's one of the renowned and trusted brands in the market. Whereas in terms of reliability of the AMG GT 63 Four-Door it gets a predicted rating of 3.5 out of 5 that’s above average from the J.D. Power report.

Reliability and Ownership Costs

Mercedes-Benz is the trusted partner since 1926 years of experience and the AMG GT 63 is filled with lavish cabin features like cushy seats with ample room to stretch out but lacks in cargo space and is best known for producing high power. 2021 Mercedes AMG GT 63 comes with the best features and technologies.

  • Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Four-Door: $140,250
  • Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 S Four-Door:$160,200

In terms of ownership cost, On average the Mercedes-Benz would cost about $140,250 consisting of All-wheel-drive powertrain with 9-speed shift automatic transmission, and the AMG GT 63 also offers the best safety features and extra comfort.

Warranty

The 2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Four-Door carries forward a similar standard warranty period and powertrain warranty of 4 years / 50,000 Miles, the car also gets an extended warranty up to 3 years/ 100,000miles for additional protection. The 24-Hour roadside service is also available up to 4 Years/ 50,000 miles.

Criteria

Period

Limited Warranty

4 years/ 50,000 Miles

Powertrain Warranty

4 years/ 50,000 Miles

24- hour Roadside Assistance

4 years/ 50,000 Miles

*reference is taken from 2020

The 2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Four-Door offers the same limited and powertrain warranty period amongst its rivals. We also get an extended warranty for an additional protection period of up to 3 years.

Miles per Dollar

The Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 carries a fuel capacity of 17.4 gallons and delivers 17 mpg combined and can easily deliver 295 miles in a full tank and if a gallon of fuel costs 2.5USD, then it should equate to about approximately 6 miles per dollar.

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Buying Advice

The Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 trim is the most recommended one you should opt for. As it is offered at $140,250 which is approximately $20,000 less than GT 63 S and also consists of basic features like the Dynamic AMG Engine, Improved Cornering Abilities, Drift Mode, GT specific handling, and mostly covers all the basic features of GT 63 S trim. 

Both the cars get a similar engine but GT 63 Four-Door is more fuel-efficient. The Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 is an attractive package for those who are looking for the lavish cockpit and its performance with premium safety features at such a decent price tag in the luxury segment.

Is buying a used Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Four-Door a good idea?

The Mercedes-Benz retains a good resale value for the 2018 AMG GT trim. Calculating for depreciation value, the estimated value of a used Mercedes-Benz AMG GT model on average depreciates 34 percent in the first three years with its original price. According to the depreciation value, the 2018 model years are the best ones to look out for with a lesser price tag and a good buy for buyers looking to buy a used Mercedes-Benz AMG GT.

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Engine and Performance

9.9/10

The all-new 2021 Mercedes AMG GT 63 Four-Door engine remains unchanged for its upcoming model. Under the hood, the 2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Four-Door is powered by a 4.0 L Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8 engine that delivers an impressive 577 horsepower and 590 lb-ft of torque.

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan has 4.0L Bi-Turbo V8 engine

Whereas, the Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 S that makes 630 horsepower and 664 lb-ft of torque and can accelerate to 0-60 mph in just 3.3 seconds paired with 4matic plus all-wheel-drive system with an AMG MCT single-clutch 9 speed automatic transmission for quicker acceleration and smooth drive.

Models

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63

2020 Audi RS 7

2020 Porsche Panamera Turbo

2020 BMW M8 Gran Coupe

MSRP

$140,000 (Est)

$114,995

$153,000

$130,000

Engine

4.0L Bi-Turbo V8

4.0L Twin-Turbo V8

4.0L Twin-Turbo V8

4.4L Twin-Turbo V8

Transmission

9-Speed Automatic

8-Speed Automatic

8-Speed PDK Automatic

8-Speed Dual-Clutch Automatic

Power

577 hp @ 5,500 rpm

591 hp @ 5,700 rpm

550 hp @ 5,750 rpm

600 hp @ 6,000 rpm

Torque

590 lb-ft @ 1, 750 rpm

590 lb-ft @ 1,750 rpm

567 lb-ft @ 1,960 rpm

553 lb-ft @ 1,500 rpm

Among its rivals, the BMW M8 Gran Coupe is the most powerful vehicle. Whereas, Audi RS7 is more powerful than the Merc but has similar torque figures that are the highest among all their rivals. The Porsche Panamera Turbo feels underpowered when compared to its other German contemporaries.

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Four-Door Acceleration And Braking Performance

The Mercedes AMG GT 63 manages to accelerate from 0-60MPH in 3.2 Sec. The car offers the 4.0L Twin-turbo premium unleaded V8 engine producing power of 577 hp and a toque of 590 lb-ft

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan accelerate 0-60 mph in 3.3 sec

The brakes provide plenty of confidence as being the heaviest in weight amongst the rivals. It takes nearly 127ft to come from 60-0MPH.

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan brake

Models

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63

2020 Audi RS 7

2020 Porsche Panamera Turbo

2020 BMW M8 Gran Coupe

0-60 (seconds)

3.3

3.5

3.6

3.1

Quarter-Mile (seconds)

11.0

11.3

11.5

11.2

Top Speed (MPH)

202

174

190

190

60-0 (ft.)

127

N/A

N/A

N/A

Compared to its competitors, Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 finishes the quarter-mile first despite being the heaviest in the segment. On the other hand, the BMW M8 accelerates from 0 to 60 MPH the fastest out of the lot. The acceleration of the Panamera lacks the oomph as it takes the longest to accelerate.

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Fuel Economy

6.0/10

The Mercedes AMG GT 63 Four-Door manages to provide decent fuel efficiency despite being one of the luxurious cars in the lot. We do not expect any drastic changes in the fuel economy in the upcoming model. It gives a fuel economy of 15 MPG in the city and 20 MPG in the Highway and combines 17 MPG with its refined 4.0L Twin-turbo premium unleaded engine paired with 9-Speed Automatic transmission for better fuel efficiency.

The Mercedes AMG GT 63 Four-Door has a fuel capacity of 17.4 gallons which can easily cover a range of 295 miles on a full tank.

Models

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63

2020 Audi RS 7

2020 Porsche Panamera Turbo

2020 BMW M8 Gran Coupe

MPG (City)

15

14

18

15

MPG (Highway)

20

24

25

21

MPG (Combined)

17

17

21

17

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gallons)

17.4

19.8

23.7

20.1

Range (City/Highway/Combined; Miles)

261/348/295

277 / 475/ 336

426 / 592/497

302 / 422/342

The Porsche Panamera Turbo is the most fuel-efficient car than its rivals as it delivers the best fuel efficiency figures. The BMW M8 gives the Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Four-Door gives a decent competition in terms of fuel efficiency but has a bigger fuel tank resulting in a better range than the later.

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Interior

9.9/10

The 2021 Mercedes AMG GT 63 Four-Door does not have the best cabin and cargo space, but the interiors of the car are well designed with its ultra-luxurious cockpit. Mercedes maintains its position in the interiors by offering the best quality interiors.

The 2021 Mercedes AMG GT 63 Four-Door can easily accommodate four people, the car includes the best material quality with the perfect finish. The Mercedes AMG GT 63 Four-Door gets leather upholstery, well- ventilated seats, and front massaging seats.

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan cockpit area

The 2021 Mercedes AMG GT 63 Four-Door gets many added features and also provides standard and comfortable sports seats. The Mercedes AMG GT 63 Four-Door gets the latest infotainment system to keep you entertained throughout the journey.

Models

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63

2020 Audi RS 7

2020 Porsche Panamera Turbo

2020 BMW M8 Gran Coupe

Seating Capacity

4

4

4

4

Front (Headroom/Shoulder Room/Leg Room; inches)

40.8/57.8/42.1

36.9/57.2/41.3

37.9/54.6/43.1

40.6/57.2/42.1

Rear (Headroom/Shoulder Room/Leg Room; inches)

38.2/57.2/35

36.6/55.9/37

34.5/52.0/32.4

37.1/54.6/36.6

Cargo Capacity (ft³)

10.1

18.9

17.6

15.5

The Audi RS7 has the largest cargo capacity of 18.9 ft and BMW M8 Gran Coupe has the roomiest cabin space. All these full-blown sedans have very similar cabin space available for the occupants proving their luxurious standpoint well.

How’s the 2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Four-Door infotainment system?

The 2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Four-Door comes with the latest infotainment system and includes all the latest technologies. The car offers a dual 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system. The functions of the infotainment system have improved over the previous models.

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan infotainment screen

The Mercedes- AMG GT gets the best infotainment system, which also keeps the travelers entertained during a long journey. The 2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Four-Door has a Burmester 14-speaker sound system, five USB ports, a wireless charging point and is compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility.

Some of the highlights of the infotainment system are as follows:

  • Hands-Free Bluetooth Interface
  • 5 USB Ports
  • MB Navigation complimentary for the first 3 years
  • Android Auto and Apple CarPlay integration
  • AM/FM/HD Radio
  • SiriusXM Satellite Radio
  • 4G LTE Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Inductive Wireless Charging with NFC Pairing
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 basic Sedan cockpit area
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 basic Sedan front seats
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan front seats
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan rear seats
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan center console
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan front seats
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan dashboard
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Exterior

9.9/10

The 2021 Mercedes AMG GT 63 Four-Door gives a luxurious and elegant look. The car comes with Pan Americana grille, 19-inch alloy wheels, and LED headlights that give the aggressive flare. The Mercedes AMG GT 63 Four-Door gets many more added features like the power glass sunroof, front apron, Chrome grille, and many more which makes the car more worthy.

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan 

The 2021 Mercedes AMG GT 63 Four-Door is offered in many colors like the Brilliant Blue, Obsidian Black, Iridium Silver, Jupiter Red, Polar White, Graphite Grey, and many more which gives a variety of options to its buyers to choose from.

Models

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63

2020 Audi RS 7

2020 Porsche Panamera Turbo

2020 BMW M8 Gran Coupe

Curb Weight (lb)

4343

4497

4398

4480

Length (inches)

199.2

197.3

198.8

200.9

Width (inches)

76.9

75.2

76.3

76.5

Height (inches)

56.8

55.9

56.1

55.9

Ground Clearance (inches)

4.9

4.3

5.4

5.1

Wheelbase (inches)

116.2

114.8

116.1

119.2

The Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 is the longest, widest and tallest luxurious car in its segment. Whereas in terms of ground clearance, the Porsche Panamera Turbo takes the charge in that department.

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan top view
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan rear three quarter view
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan top view
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan wheel
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan three quarter view
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan front view
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan rear top view
2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Sedan

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Safety

9.0/10

All new 2021 Mercedes- AMG GT 63 Four-Door comes with a Front Collision Warning with automatic emergency braking. As per the reports 2021 Mercedes- AMG GT 63 Four-Door has not yet been tested by the NHTSA and IIHS.

Whereas the 2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Four-Door comes with many safety features like the lane-keeping assistance, steering assists, emergency stop assists, and many more.

Some of the standout safety features are as follows:

  • Front Collision Warning with Automated Emergency Braking
  • Car-To-X Communication
  • Blind Spot Monitoring System
  • Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist
  • ParkSense Front And Rear Parking Sensors
  • Tire Specific Low Tire Pressure Warning
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Pre-Safe System
  • Surround-View Camera

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Competition

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 vs 2020 Audi RS7

The 2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Four-Door Four-Door gives a tough competition to Audi RS7 with its 4.0 L Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8 that delivers 577 hp and 590 lb-ft of torque. The RS7 is the prime offering from Audi but lacks the charm of the Tri-star logo with the AMG badge.

2020 Audi RS7

The 2021 Mercedes beats the Audi RS7 in terms of powerful performance, fuel efficiency, Ground clearance, and comfort with its ultra-luxurious cabin and sporty look. So overall, Mercedes is the ultimate king in this segment.

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 vs 2020 Porsche Panamera Turbo

The Porsche Panamera gives a head to head competition to Mercedes AMG GT 63. Whereas, The Mercedes takes the charge in terms of performance, power, and output with its V8 engine that delivers 577 hp. 

On one hand, the Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 lacks in terms of fuel efficiency and cargo capacity, but the Porsche Panamera is also more expensive than Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63. So overall, Mercedes AMG GT 63 is the complete package and value for money for the buyers

2020 Porsche Panamera Turbo

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 vs BMW M8 Gran Coupe

The Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 and BMW M8 Gran Coupe carries the same engine. Whereas the BMW M8 Gran Coupe gives a tough competition to the GT 63 in terms of powerful performance, fuel efficiency, and ground clearance. The AMG GT 63 Four-Door is also dimensionally larger than BMW M8 and offers a luxurious Interior with intelligent technology and safety features.

BMW M8 Gran Coupe

Although the BMW M8 takes the charge as it carries better drive dynamics and has a lower price tag. So overall if your priority is an immaculate luxury and creature comforts then the AMG GT 63 is the right pick, but if you want mind-blowing performance with an engaging drive experience the BMW M8 would be a better option. 

2021 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 63 Final Verdict

8.8/10

The 2021 Mercedes AMG GT 63 four Four-Door without any doubt one of the practical luxurious cars with its sporty looks, Powerful engine, and performance that makes it unbeatable within its rivals. The 2021 Mercedes AMG GT 63 four Four-Door is offered in two trims with all basic features, the car is accompanied with the best and latest infotainment system. 

The 2021 Mercedes AMG GT 63 four Four-Door is not the most cost-effective car in its segment but tops the list with its premium features and powerful performance which makes it worthy enough for the buyers. The Mercedes AMG comes with a 4.0L twin-turbo premium unleaded V8 engine that is unbeatable. So overall if you are looking for something that makes your garage alluring then this beast is the best buy.

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