RENNtech Reveals 695 HP Monster Mercedes Tuning Package

Not wanting to get left behind in a world of 500 horsepower Euro-bruisers, RENNtech announced today its new "stage 3" kit designed to squeeze an impressive 695 horsepower and 895 lb-ft of torque out of the twin-turbo AMG V12. The kit uses a revised ECU, revised cooling system and other goodies to get as much usable… » 1/29/08 12:00pm 1/29/08 12:00pm

Mercedes CL65 Revealed Ahead of New York Auto Show

The Mercedes-tuning hotshots at AMG released details on the new CL65 smokehouse earlier today. It's largely what you already knew, though we did find out there's a 40th Anniversary edition that will come with a free bowl of soup. Actually, it comes with two lamps and a gift certificate for one birthday party at any… » 3/29/07 7:52am 3/29/07 7:52am

Dutch Treat: Mercedes CL65 AMG Revealed in Amsterdam

The Mercedes CL65 dropped like a big chunk of Afghani hash at the AutoRAI in Amsterdam earlier today. According to the press release, translated by World Car Fans, the tuner CL will get a 612-hp version of AMG's booster-rocket V12. That's the six-point-oh-mein-gott-liter, twin-turbo devastation engine, hand-signed by… » 3/28/07 11:52am 3/28/07 11:52am

AMG to Reveal Mystery Concept at New York Auto Show

Our compatriots at World Car Finns Fans say AMG's planning a super special surprise for the New York auto show. Its reportedly an all-new model that speculators say could be the CL65 or CLS65 or E65. Looks like there's consensus for a biturbo V12 in a midsized Merc. That definitely sounds like something we might be… » 3/23/07 4:25pm 3/23/07 4:25pm