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At first, there was the Mercedes-AMG GT. They then proceeded to come up with the Edition 1 and the Night Package afterwards. Although we have yet to see this new performance machine to roll on our streets, Mercedes will soon unveil another version of the AMG GT; and this time it comes with the iconic ‘Black Series’ moniker.

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Speaking to Evo Magazine at the launch of the AMG GT in Paris, AMG chief Tobias Moers said that “sooner or later there will be a Black Series version (of the AMG GT)”. But before this much-awaited version actually surfaces, more models based on the entry-level AMG GT will first be created. As for the time being, he has yet to confirm what variants are those, but a convertible might just be one of them.

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Like the previous Black Series seen, we could expect the AMG GT Black Series to come with a new and refined body kit, new suspension and better brakes. The 4.0-liter twin turbocharged V8 engine will surely receive some upgrades to pump up its 503-horsepower output.

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As a recap, the GT is the second sports car developed in-house by Mercedes-AMG after the SLS AMG. With a new 4.0-liter twin turbocharged V8 engine residing under the hood, the GT rolls with 462-horsepower while the GT S comes with 503-horsepower.

 

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