Watch Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG catch air at Stowe Mountain Resort [video]
Want to get to the ski slope quickly? How about getting to the top of the mountain before anyone else? The 2014 Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG would be the ideal vehicle to take up the mountain pass to get to the ski resort, but this group of resort employees took it a step farther. Most skiers would like to have the G63 AMG 4MATIC that will go anywhere its owner wants to take it. But this all-wheel-drive SUV is not your typical off-roader.
When it comes to four-wheel traction in the snow, nothing is in its element like Mercedes’ 4MATIC all-wheel drive. And when it comes to getting first tracks of the day at Stowe Mountain Resort, nothing gets the ski patrol up the mountain faster than the G63 AMG.
And this powerful SUV will get them there fast. The 2014 G63 AMG impresses with an Mercedes-AMG powertrain. G63 AMG is powered by an impressive AMG 5.5-liter V8 biturbo engine delivering 544 hp . It comes mated to the AMG SPEEDSHIFT PLUS 7-speed automatic transmission. And of course this SUV comes with 4MATIC all-wheel-drive.
G63 AMG customers get the latest cutting-edge systems with the 5.5-liter V8 biturbo engine: spray-controlled gasoline direct injection, the ECO stop/start function and alternator management. The AMG 5.5-liter V8 biturbo engine develops a maximum output of 544 hp and a torque of 560 lb-ft. This enables the 2013 G63 AMG to accelerate from zero to 60 mph in just 5.3 seconds, with a top speed of 130 mph (electronically limited). Not bad for a mountain hauler.
How fast to you want to get to the ski slope? How about making first tracks in the snow at your favorite ski resort? Stowe Mountain Resort is a ski resort in the northeastern United States, near the town of Stowe in northern Vermont, comprising two separate mountains: Mount Mansfield and Spruce Peak This is how their ski patrol does it, in a 2014 Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG. You have to love the growl from the 5.5-liter V8 biturbo.
Watch First Tracks at Stowe Mountain Resort and watch the G63 AMG catch some air.