Jaco Van Der Merwe
Head of Motoring
4 minute read
29 Jan 2020
9:29 am

Mercedes-AMG GT 53 S 4-Door still has plenty of kick

Jaco Van Der Merwe

Acceleration was so pure you would have never thought the road was wet if you had your eyes closed.

Soon after its local arrival late last year, we were fortunate enough to get our hands on the Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S 4Matic+ 4-Door Coupe. Very impressed with the car’s superb handling to match it’s crazy pace, Road Test editor Mark Jones had this to say: ‘’The GT 63 S four-door coupe, in a nutshell, is a fast, dynamic car for the well-heeled family man who wants his high-powered GT fun, but needs the space and practicality of a full-sized family coupe.’’ But every well-heeled family man has his own little guilty pleasures in life and even in top end...