2012 Mercedes C63 AMG Black Series: Cheap(er) speed

If you know anything about expensive cars, you know that "Black Series" is German for "crazy expensive." The 2012 Mercedes C63 AMG Black Series, however, is only moderately expensive. Figure sub-$100,000, making this the fancy fast Merc for plebes. Engine parts from the SLS AMG mean it's still plenty fast though. » 11/17/11 10:00am 11/17/11 10:00am

New Mercedes SL65 AMG Black Series Dances Around Track On Video

With twin-turbocharged 6.0-liter V12 under the bonnet blasting out 661 HP and 738 lb-ft of torque, the newly-revealed 2009 Mercedes Benz SL65 Black, the pointy-star brand has really upped its game when it comes to tweaking out production platforms. In fact, as the video below the jump shows, watching it in action is… » 7/14/08 9:40am 7/14/08 9:40am

At 661 HP, The 2009 Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG Black Is A Very Magic Woman

Mercedes has finally revealed the new 2009 Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG Black Series. Based on the recently revised Benz SL65 AMG, the newly blackened version will now be Mercedes most powerful production car ever. With the finely tuned and double-turbocharged 6.0-liter V12 under the hood, power is up to an astonishing 661… » 7/11/08 9:40am 7/11/08 9:40am

Fire!! Mercedes-Benz Drops the AMG CLK63 Black Series

Mercedes chose a "Mission Impossible" theme, complete with stilted script-reading and allusions to secret messages self-destructing in ten seconds, to intro the CLK63 Black Series. Then they whipped off some sweet LA Guns-grade pyrotechnics, which added paramilitary violence to the CLK63's latent motorial violence.… » 4/04/07 2:28pm 4/04/07 2:28pm

Surprise? New York Auto Show Mystery Mercedes AMG to be the CLK63 Black…

Those adorable scamps at Autoblog.nl say the sekrit mystery AMG set to debut in New York is the CLK63 Black Series. That is, a pure-sports version of the CLK63 introduced last year. It'll likely be offered in a greater limited number than the ultra high-performance CLK DTM model, and — even more important to us yanks… » 4/01/07 12:47am 4/01/07 12:47am

Spy Photos: At the Side of the Nurburgring

The guys from Autoholic staked out a few choice roadside posts and caught several of this week's N rburgring testers as they rounded various corners in the woodlands, roaring like wounded (or amorous) cheetahs. There's the Audi R8, Mercedes AMG CLK 63 Black Series and Porsche GT2 and BMW M3. We'd imagine if they… » 10/10/06 5:46pm 10/10/06 5:46pm

Spy Photos: Not a DTM, It's the CLK 63 Black Series

World Car Fans sets the record straight. Yesterday, word was this spy shot represented the facelifted Mercedes-Benz CLK DTM. Now, spies say it's not the DTM, but one of the AMG boys' new special edition models — the CLK 63 Black Series. If you'll recall, the Black Series will represent the division's uprated and… » 8/25/06 9:24am 8/25/06 9:24am