310 km / h to country, 217 km / h water

Affalterbach / Miami ( USA), February 12, 2015

At this year's Miami International Boat Show ( 12 to 16 February 2015) Cigarette Racing and Mercedes-AMG present the latest model of its existing since 2007 Cooperation: the Cigarette Racing 50 Marauder S GT Concept. The sport boat is the translation of the Maritime presented also recently Mercedes-AMG GT S.

Hull and deck design

The hull was black, with a provided with an AMG logo in the color "Solar Beam" and equipped with matte black accents. The deck is also painted in the orange tone "Solar Beam". Color identical to the interior of the high performance boat has been tuned. The layout and design of the controls of the water Monsters are based on the classical Cigarette Racing cockpit. Here, the nostalgic interior was equipped with the latest technologies such as user interfaces and four high-resolution displays, navigation and Bluetooth communication.

Land meets water vehicle

The matching land vehicle is also in Miami: a Mercedes-AMG GT S in the same color as the voting power boat. During the 50 feet (about 15 meters) long and eight feet (about 2.40 meters ) wide water vehicle by two 1,572 hp V8 Mercury Racing engines is driven and reached an estimated top speed of 217 km / h must be in the vehicle with four wheels enough, a single motor. The new 4.0-liter V8 engine with twin turbochargers developed under the AMG GT-S - hood 510 hp and a maximum torque of 650 Newton meters. This runs dry athletes quickly up to 310 km / h.

A boat or eight cars?

To be on waterways in the AMG look, they have to dig deep into their pockets. 1.2 million US dollars ( 1.1 million euros ) will cost the unique toy. In contrast, the Mercedes-AMG is relatively low for the land with a base price of 134,351 euros . (ml)