The new 2019 Mercedes-AMG C 43 Coupe and Cabriolet come with a few updates that spruce things up a bit. Between the two models are a couple of new body components, including the twin-louver radiator grille, front bumper, and rear bumper. Inside is a cockpit that can optionally be equipped with a “fully digital cockpit” that incorporates a 12.3-inch screen as the instrument cluster.
For power in both the coupe and cabriolet, the biturbo 3.0-liter V6 now boasts 385 horsepower, thanks to a 23 hp increase. Torque is set at 384 lb-ft. Mated to this engine is an AMG SPEEDSHIFT TCT 9-speed transmission. AMG says the 0-60 for the C 43 Coupe and Cabriolet is estimated at 4.5 and 4.6 seconds, respectively. Mercedes-AMG will be debuting the redesigned 2019 C 43’s at the 2018 New York International Auto Show (Mar 30 – Apr 8). Those interested car start purchasing the car by late 2018.
2019 Mercedes-AMG C 43 Coupe and Cabriolet Specs
|Mercedes-AMG C 43 Coupe||Mercedes-AMG C 43 Cabriolet|
|Engine||AMG-enhanced 3.0-liter V6 Biturbo||AMG-enhanced 3.0-liter V6 Biturbo|
|Displacement||2,996 cc||2,996 cc|
|Output (hp)||385 at 6,100 rpm||385 at 6,100 rpm|
|Peak torque (lb-ft)||384 at 2,500-5,000 rpm||384 at 2,500-5,000 rpm|
|Drive system||AMG Performance 4MATIC all-wheel drive with rear-biased torque distribution||AMG Performance 4MATIC all-wheel drive with rear-biased torque distribution|
|Transmission||AMG Performance 4MATIC all-wheel drive with rear-biased torque distribution||AMG Performance 4MATIC all-wheel drive with rear-biased torque distribution|
|Acceleration 0-60 mph (sec)||4.5 est.||4.6 est.|
|Top speed (mph)||130 (electronically limited)||130 (electronically limited)|