Javascript must be enabled for the correct page display, © Copyright TopSpeed. The high-performance braking system ensures fade-resistant deceleration and short braking distances. The tail-happy nature of the two cars can be accessed by enabling the Race driving mode (one of the six available), turning off the ESP, and switching the transmission to manual mode. by: Antony Ingram. The roller bearings reduce mechanical friction within the turbocharger to a minimum. … In the 45 models, the four-cylinder ensures extremely agile performance in two output classes: with 310 kW (421 hp) as the S-model and with 285 kW (387 hp) in the basic version. Without a shadow of a doubt, the highlight of these cars is the newly developed turbocharged four-cylinder engine. The engine developers were able to realise a dynamically increasing torque curve in the lower engine speed range, thereby improving throttle response. One area where the old car is better than the new one is when it comes to its exhaust note. Following a painstakingly long teaser campaign that started last year, the new Mercedes-AMG A45 has finally arrived. If the Silver Chrome package is specified, the inserts are in silver chrome, and with the AMG Night package they are in high-gloss black. The gear ratios have been configured so that the driver experiences very spontaneous acceleration in all speed ranges, combined with fast shifting and optimum connections when shifting up. The A45 S will complete the sprint a tenth of a second sooner, in only 3.9 seconds, and hit the higher top speed right from the start. The larger exhaust cross-sections allow the gases to stream out of the combustion chambers with low losses, and reduce the overall piston venting action. Together with the likewise divided ducts in the exhaust manifold, this makes it possible to feed the exhaust flow to the turbine separately. The S-models are equipped with 19-inch light alloy wheels in a 5-twin-spoke design ‑ with a width of 8.5 inches for the A 45 S 4MATIC+ and nine inches for the CLA 45 S 4MATIC+. Anyone who prefers to change gear for themselves can select the manual transmission mode in every drive program. Neither is efficiency neglected: in "Comfort" mode the ECO start/stop function is active; the "gliding" function can be selected in the "Individual" driving mode. Increased idle speed for faster pulling away. Cooling: sophisticated system for the engine, turbocharger and charge air. This is accompanied by the environmentally friendly ancillary effect that fuel consumption and cold start emissions are also reduced. The old A45 is really starting to show its age when it comes to design - I’d even go so far as to say it’s not aging very well, and this is especially evident when it’s parked next to its much sleeker and more modern replacement. The sump features baffle plates so that despite the larger sump, and even under high lateral acceleration forces, there is always sufficient engine oil to lubricate all the relevant components. With 310 kW on tap and 500 Nm to play with, the A45S 4MATIC+ will rocket to 100 km/h from a standstill in only 3.9-seconds. With an output per litre of up to 155 kW (211 hp), the new Mercedes-AMG high-performance turbo engine even ranks ahead of many well-known super-sports car engines. This is supplemented by a strut tower brace between the front suspension struts and pistol-shhaped "shotguns"  ‑ these are additional reinforcing plates connecting the side members to the A-pillars to minimise movements of the front section. We analyze millions of used cars daily. Diagonal struts at the front and rear of the underbody further improve rigidity. speed, acceleration). It safeguards and improves the quality of the engines and production processes using innovative and digital technologies. To this end a completely newly designed production line was constructed in the AMG engine manufactory in Affalterbach, where Mercedes-AMG has raised the "One Man, One Engine" principle and Industry 4.0 processes to an innovative level reflecting the latest findings in ergonomics, material flows, quality assurance, sustainability and efficiency. The MBUX Augmented Reality function also allows the ideal line of a stored race track to be displayed on the multimedia display or optional head-up display, allowing the driver to improve lap times with a virtual instructor on board. The 2020 Mercedes-AMG GT recall is expected to begin next year. 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The engine's high degree of supercharging calls for a high-performance intercooler. The top speed of the basic models is electronically limited to 250 km/h, while the S-models are capable of up to 270 km/h ex factory. In addition to this, the turbine housing is divided into two flow passages which run parallel to one another. 2.0-litre 4 in-line with roller bearing twinscroll turbocharger, AMG Performance 4MATIC+ fully variable all-wheel drive with AMG TORQUE CONTROL, AMG SPEEDSHIFT DCT 8G dual-clutch transmission, * The stated figures were determined in accordance with the prescribed measuring method. [1] The stated figures were determined in accordance with the prescribed measuring method. In this way the drive power can not only be completely variably distributed between the front and rear wheels, but also selectively between the left and right rear wheel. In the cylinder head, the repositioned and slightly angled injection nozzles and spark plug system have allowed much larger exhaust valves than in the preceding engine. Horizontal fins in the outer air inlets and the stretched lower air inlet emphasise the impression of width. The discs are internally ventilated and perforated to better dissipate heat and prevent brake fading, even with extreme use. Perfect sequences in all driving situations, and fast gearshifts measured in milliseconds, are guaranteed by the new AMG SPEEDSHIFT DCT-8G dual-clutch transmission with eight gears. Charge pressure: electronically controlled for optimum responsiveness. The result is that it ride comfort and agility are enhanced in equal measure. For this was necessary to completely redesign the configuration of the condenser in the front end. This video published by carwow aims to answer all of those questions (and more), since it pits the two generations of A45 against one another in order to specifically measure their performance. As standard the exhaust system has an exhaust flap which is automatically controlled depending on the engine speed and load. The A 45 S and CLA 45 S even go a step further: yellow highlights reoccur throughout the interior to emphasise the motor racing character of the more powerful models. Mercedes-AMG unveils 2020 A45 S hot hatch. Now, before you kick off, the old car was fun, but not in the way I like. The 4-link rear suspension is likewise rigidly connected to the body via a rear axle carrier, and therefore very torsionally rigid. As standard the basic variants feature 8.5 J x 18-inch light alloy wheels in a 10-spoke design, aerodynamically optimised and painted in tantalum grey with size 245/40 R 18 tyres. This means that depending on the driving mode and situation, the drive torque can be separately distributed to both rear wheels. "Basic" is assigned to the "Slippery" and "Comfort" drive programs. After a cold start, this pump remains passive until the engine has warmed up. The electronically controlled fuel supply has an operating pressure of 6.7 bar. Unlike the likewise transversely installed four-cylinder in the 35 models or the preceding model, the new engine is rotated around its vertical axis by 180 degrees. Opt for the flagship version and Mercedes will eschew the gray-painted brake calipers of the base model in favor of larger red calipers with black “AMG” lettering instead of white and larger discs. Learn more. Variable CAMTRONIC valve control on the exhaust side is another feature, with two cams per valve. As an alternative an upholstery in ARTICO man-made leather in neva grey/black with mid-grey double topstitching and light-longitudinal-grain aluminium trim is available. This design ensures maximum driving stability and agility. This configuration allows the flattest possible and aerodynamically advantageous front section design. The longitudinal and transverse dynamics are perfectly coordinated. The most powerful hot hatch in series production. In addition the engine has an oil temperature management function which controls the warm-up phase and flexibly regulates the engine oil temperature. The brake callipers at the front axle are radially bolted – a technology from motorsport for more stability. The W177 Mercedes-AMG A45S 4Matic+ made its Malaysian debut at the beginning of this month in Edition 1 guise which is limited to just 20 units, and at RM459,888, the top A … As a result the entire suspension system responds highly precisely even at the physical limits, giving the driver clearly defined feedback – with considerably reduced body torsion around the longitudinal and transverse axis, and less rolling and pitching on bends, when braking and during load cycles. Forget everything you thought you knew about production 2.0-litre engines and let the engineering-marvel that is the 2020 Mercedes-AMG A45S teach you a thing or two. The all-wheel drive control is dependent on the selected driving mode and the AMG DYNAMICS setting. OFFICIAL 2020 Mercedes-AMG A45 S And CLA 45 S. Discussion in 'Mercedes-Benz A-Class' started by donkeykong, Jul 4, 2019. The separate condenser and radiator configuration and thermal management specifically designed to meet (everyday) requirements and (racetrack) performance enable efficient and coordinated cooling performance. Fresh air is used in addition to oil and water to cool the turbocharger. In the A 45 4MATIC+ it is in a jet-wing design. 4. Camshaft adjustment on the inlet and outlet side allows an excellent response and optimises the gas cycle for each operating point. After putting in some fast laps, the driver can use the data to analyse and, if necessary, improve their driving skills. Beefy wheel arches further denote we’re dealing with the range-topping versions of the two model lineups. When entering bends, the "45" models have an even more agile response thanks to braking intervention at the inner rear wheel ‑ depending on the selected AMG DYNAMICS mode or driving mode, Suspension: specific components for highly dynamic handling. It was a bit like a mini Nissan GTR. My fuel test saw me drive 131km of urban and country roads, plus some motorway sections, and needed 16.9L of premium unleaded petrol … And needless to say, the trailblazing voice control activated with the words "Hey Mercedes" is also on-board. Top speed is rated at 250 km/h (155 mph) for the regular A45 and 270 km/h (167 mph) for the A45S. With the optional AMG Driver‘s Package, the top speed can also be increased to 270 km/h for the basic variants. The six AMG DYNAMIC SELECT driving modes "Slippery", "Comfort", "Sport", "Sport +", "Individual" and "RACE" (standard for S-models, included in the optional AMG DYNAMIC PLUS package for basic models) allow a wide spread of vehicle characteristics, from comfortable to dynamic. Round twin exhaust tailpipes for the Performance compact cars. Viewed from the side, the wider AMG side skirts visually lower these compact sportscars so that they appear to hug the road more closely. Outstanding performance, the ultimate driving dynamics, expressive design ‑ the new Mercedes-AMG compact A 45 4MATIC+/ A 45 S 4MATIC+ sports cars (combined fuel consumption 8.4-8.3 l/100 km; combined CO2 emissions 192-189 g/km)[1] and CLA 45 4MATIC+/ CLA 45 S 4MATIC+ (combined fuel consumption 8.3-8.1 l/100 km; combined CO2 emissions 189-185 g/km)[1] reassert their leading positions in their segments. Search over 4,300 listings to find the best local deals. The new car also has a new eight-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission that shifts even quicker and has better ratio spacing (and by better I mean it increases the car’s rate of acceleration compared to the old A45’s seven-speed, twin-clutch, self-shifter). The first-gen A45 is motivated by a 2.0-liter, turbocharged, four-cylinder that puts out 376 horsepower and 475 Nm (350 pound-feet) of torque, good for a claimed sprint time to 100 km/h (62 mph) of 4.2 seconds. The 45 models remain neutrally balanced. Functions such as alternator management, the ECO start/stop function with fast restarting, the gliding function and a petrol particulate filter are also part of the technology package for the new AMG four-cylinder. The new, highly efficient powerpack is produced on an innovative production line in Affalterbach, on the "One Man, One Engine" principle. 2020 Mercedes-AMG A45 S - Mountain Grey. "Pro" (short for "Professional") belongs to the "Sport+" program. "RACE": For highly dynamic driving on enclosed racetracks. Individual details as distinguishing features. The new engine is entirely assembled by hand. Also included in the standard equipment are the AMG Performance steering wheel in nappa leather/DINAMICA microfibre with contrasting yellow topstitching, a yellow 12 o'clock marking, AMG steering wheel buttons and AMG logo, plus ambience lighting. Save $6,528 on a 2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class CLA AMG 45 4MATIC AWD near you. The increasing torque at higher rpm makes the engine more free-revving. In the real world, there is no contest when it comes to acceleration. The AMG-specific radiator grille, the front apron with flics on the air intakes, a front splitter, and trim in silver chrome are all hallmark features of the Mercedes-AMG design idiom. The new Mercedes-AMG A45 S packs an astounding 416bhp from the most powerful four-cylinder series production engine yet, and features a dedicated … The secret is AMG TORQUE CONTROL in the new rear axle differential: This has two electronically controlled multidisc clutches, each of which is connected to a rear axle drive shaft. The newcomer is easily distinguishable from its immediate predecessor, the original A 45 … Six driving modes: vehicle characteristics with wide spread. The S-models and the basic models with the optional AMG DYNAMIC PLUS package are decelerated by an even larger braking system equipped with 6-piston fixed callipers and 360 x 36 millimetre brake discs at the front. 2020 Mercedes-AMG GLS 63 S and GLE 63 S Revealed. Get upfront price offers on local inventory. Exhaust valves: larger dimensions for faster gas cycles. In addition the turbine housing has integral insulation. Petrol injection: two stages for optimised power. S-models: yellow highlights to emphasised the motor racing heritage. The new compact sportscars absolve the sprint from zero to 100 km/h in record time: the A 45 S 4MATIC+ requires only 3.9 seconds (CLA 45 S 4MATIC+: 4.0 seconds), while the basic A 45 4MATIC+ model absolves this discipline in 4.0 seconds (CLA 45 4 MATIC+ in 4.1 seconds). To reduce friction between the pistons and cylinders, the linings are coated using patented NANOSLIDE technology. This also makes temporary boosting of the charge pressure (overboost) possible under acceleration. This positioning logic has already proved successful for the AMG Performance models with a V8 engine, and meets individual customer wishes even better. The areas around the cylinders are mostly solid, and the cover plate is only penetrated by smaller ducts for the coolant and engine oil. The modifying signals include the intake air temperature, engine temperature, engine speed and atmospheric pressure. The crank assembly with a lightweight, forged steel crankshaft and forged aluminium pistons with optimised piston rings combines low friction with high strength. MBUX creates an even closer connection between the vehicle, driver and passengers. Review: 2020 Mercedes-AMG A45S Edition 1 – They’ve Found the Sweet Spot “With great power comes great responsibility” is a proverb that does not only apply to superheroes but other things as well, and that includes cars, especially cars like the one you’re looking at here – the 2020 Mercedes-AMG A45S … Exterior design: AMG family membership even more apparent. One condenser is located in the wheel arch, and a second one is positioned in first row of the central cooling module. 2020 Audi RS Q8 Gets 600 HP. On the multimedia display, when a drive program is selected, the new AMG DYNAMICS symbol is displayed together with the corresponding additional information. 0-100 km/h, ¼ mile, 100-0 km/h) can be measured and saved. This also applies to the drive sound with partial ignition interruption when changing up a gear, and the automatic double-declutching function when changing down. Other typical AMG touches include the 48.3 cm (19-inch) multi-spoke wheels and the AMG side skirts. Crankcase: all-aluminium with outstanding properties. This happens within milliseconds and is infinitely variable, with a wide spread of damping characteristics. Around the corners, the new A45 is helped by the torque-vectoring and the limited-slip differential it has between the rear wheels. All suspension components have been thoroughly revised in order to achieve a higher maximum lateral acceleration together with easy vehicle control at the limits. For the first time, the new high-performance four-cylinder has two-stage fuel injection. 1 Implementing Regulation (EU) 2017/1153. The base variants of the A45 and CLA 45 ride on 18-inch alloy wheels as standard whereas the S models are fitted with a 19-inch set. Unlike the previous generation of “45” cars, these new AMGs have spawned an even hotter “S” version offering more power and other upgrades. The new AMG suspension with specific spring elements and the new,  frequency-selective shock absorbers provides the basis for high directional stability and highly dynamic cornering characteristics with low body roll. Because specific display elements are shown in green or red, the driver is able to see at a glance without reading numbers whether they are currently faster or slower than the best time. In "Pro" and "Master" (standard for S-models, included in the optional AMG DYNAMIC PLUS package for basic models) the 4MATIC system switches to "Sport" mode ‑ for even more agile handling and an even higher threshold for the critical limits. Lucid Motors Opens First East Coast Brick-And-Mortar Space In Miami. AMG steering wheel buttons, Door sills in brushed stainless steel with "AMG" lettering, illuminated, AMG DYNAMIC PLUS package for the basic variants, with AMG RIDE CONTROL suspension, larger AMG high-performance braking system with red-painted 6-piston fixed callipers and 360 x 36 mm brake discs at the front, AMG steering wheel buttons, "RACE" driving mode and Drift mode. Mercedes-AMG has lifted the cover on its next-generation A45 hot hatch, complete with drift mode and supercar-baiting acceleration. 1 of 20. The A45S leaves the old A45 for dead, maybe even to a greater extent than the power difference would suggest. With the menacing grille up front with literally a dozen of vertical slats and the quad exhausts at the back, you can immediately tell these cars are a step up from the warm “35” variants. The system operates fully automatically, adapting the damping forces for each wheel according to the driving situation and road conditions. Via the AMG menu the driver can call up various special displays: The touchscreen multimedia display also emphasises the dynamic character with individual AMG displays such as visualisation of the driving programs, AMG TRACK PACE and telemetry data. … The Stig Should Be The Ideal Driver To Take The 2020 Toyota Supra For A … It has a special rack with variable transmission ratio and two characteristic curves: depending on which drive program the driver has selected, it provides taut and sporty or more comfort-biased steering feedback. "Sport+": extremely sporty characteristics thanks to an even more agile throttle response, increased acoustic emphasis on double de-clutching during downshifts as well as selective torque control on upshifts with cylinder suppression for optimal shift times. The optional AMG RIDE CONTROL adaptive damping system enables the driver to choose between three different suspension control modes. They seamlessly continue the success story of their predecessors, while setting numerous new standards. It can send up to 50-percent of its power to the rear, which can, in turn, be fully shifted to one tire or the other. Mercedes recently revealed the all-new 2020 AMG A45 S, a model that builds on the qualities of its predecessor but offers better performance, more tech, and a more modern look. The AMG steering wheel buttons (standard for S-models, optional for the basic variants in conjunction with the Performance steering wheel) allow the AMG driving modes to be accessed directly, and other AMG functions to be conveniently operated directly at the steering wheel. The new wishbone in aluminium reduces the unsprung masses enabling a more sensitive response from the springs. The map display can be switched from 2D to 3D and updated online. In other words, the standard CLA 45 does the sprint in 4.1 seconds while the S variant in 4.0s. "Master" mode is aimed at drivers who want to experience dynamism and the driving enjoyment on closed-off circuits. Mercedes recently revealed the all-new 2020 AMG A45 S, a model that builds on the qualities of its predecessor but offers better performance, more tech, and a more modern look. … ** electronically limited, with AMG Driver‘s Package 270 km/h;*** electronically limited. Find Used Mercedes-Benz A Class AMG S 2020 Cars for sale at Motors.co.uk. The active, fully-variable AMG Performance 4MATIC+ all-wheel drive distributes the power to the rear axle wheel-selectively by AMG TORQUE CONTROL – for top traction and the spectacular Drift mode. Other typical AMG touches include the optionally available 48.3 cm (19-inch) multi-spoke wheels and the AMG side skirts. The data are displayed on the multimedia display, in the instrument cluster and on the optional head-up display. This is a multiple process at times, and is controlled by the engine management system as required. Suspension and steering are set up for an emphasis on comfort. The imposing presence is also accentuated by the wider front wings with flared wheel arches. MORE: A45 news, reviews, comparisons and videos MORE: Everything Mercedes-AMG. Hyundai's Building a Mid-Engine Sports Car. The customer can choose between the three AMG display styles "Classic", "Sport" and "Supersport" for the instrument cluster. As a feature of the AMG DYNAMIC SELECT driving modes, the new 45 models have AMG DYNAMICS. It’s not alone at the Goodwood Festival of Speed as the hot hatch is joined by its cooler cousin – the CLA 45. The main input signals for the wastegate control unit are the charge pressure, throttle flap position and the knocking tendency. At the same time comfort has been improved compared to the preceding model. Two overhead camshafts control the 16 valves via weight-optimised roller cam followers. The extremely dynamic driving experience in a completely new dimension is greatly assisted by the fully variable all-wheel drive included as standard. Individual optional equipment: even more intensive driver involvement, Numerous options are available to suit the new 45 models to individual customer wishes. To activate "Master" mode, the driver must use the separate button in the centre console to switch the ESP, Gear display ‑ with yellow "M" symbol in manual mode, Warm-Up menu ‑ engine and transmission oil temperature, Set-Up menu ‑ AMG DYNAMIC SELECT settings, G-Meter – longitudinal and lateral acceleration forces, Race-Timer – stopwatch, lap and sector times, Engine data – output and torque, engine oil and transmission oil temperature, Leather package and AMG leather package with 2-tone upholstery, for example classic red / black, plus instrument panel in ARTICO man-made leather, AMG Performance steering wheel in nappa leather, AMG Performance steering wheel in nappa leather / DINAMICA microfibre (standard for S-models), AMG Performance steering wheel in DINAMICA microfibre incl. "Slippery": Optimum adaptation to suit slippery and icy road surface conditions, with reduced power requirement and flat torque curve. In this case the compact sportscars exhibit very stable handling with a high level of yaw damping. This coating was first used in AMG's M 156 V8 engine, has enhanced other AMG engines for many years and can also be found in the Formula 1 engine of Mercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport. In the basic models, the 4-piston monobloc fixed front callipers act on 350 x 34 millimetre brake discs, while at the rear axle, 1-piston floating callipers act on 330 x 22 millimetre brake discs. The rear view is characterised by two round twin tailpipes (82 mm diameter) and the wide rear apron. Emotionally appealing presentations underline the clear control structure and feature brilliant maximum-resolution 3D graphics. In this program, all of the parameters are configured for maximum performance. All Rights Reserved, Introducing the $1000 TopSpeed Student Scholarship, AMG Boss Confirmed 420 Horsepower for the 2020 Mercedes-AMG A45, GLA 45, and CLA 45, The Geneva-Bound 2020 Mercedes-AMG A45 Could Eclipse 400 Horsepower, 2.0-litre 4 in-line with roller bearing twinscroll turbocharger. You can opt for the AMG Driver’s Package that will unlock a maximum velocity of 168 mph (270 kph), which is still electronically governed. A more dynamic suspension and steering set-up. The "Supersport" mode is particularly striking with a central, round rev counter and additional information presented in the form of bars to the left and right of the rev counter: with a three-dimensional perspective, they reach far into the background to an artificial horizon. Well-known race tracks like, for example, the Nürburgring or Spa Francorchamps, are already stored. High-performance braking system: fade-resistant and reliable. The colour scheme is echoed by the red designo seat belts and the dashboard support trim in black DINAMICA microfibre with a red border. A lightweight aluminium plate bolted underneath the engine - the "shearing plate" - increases the torsional rigidity at the vehicle's front end. The influencing factors for torque distribution are not only the driving speed, the lateral and longitudinal acceleration and the steering angle, but also the difference in rotational speed between the individual wheels, the gear selected and the accelerator position. This integrated vehicle dynamics control extends the stabilising functions of ESP® with agility-enhancing intervention in the all-wheel control, steering characteristics and additional ESP® functions. Turbocharging and direct injection with a spray guided combustion process not only allow a high power yield, but also improve thermodynamic efficiency and therefore reduce both fuel consumption and exhaust emissions. The 8-speed AMG SPEEDSHIFT DCT 8G dual-clutch transmission likewise contributes to the agile and dynamic character. The CLA 45 4MATIC+ has an even more expressive appearance with its jet-like external air inlets, showing its close family relationship with the AMG GT 4-door Coupé. Steering: with special steering rack and variable ratio. The active distance assistant DISTRONIC and the TEMPOMAT cruise control can be adjusted on the control panels on the left. They include the following, AMG TRACK PACE: Data logger for use on the race track. The most important optional exterior features: The AMG developers extensively reinforced the bodyshell, as it provides the basis for the precise self-steering characteristics, as well as track and camber stability, also when driving at high speed. Mercedes-AMG A45 S 2020 review An AMG drive-mode selector is also included as standard, which tweaks settings such as suspension setup, throttle response, steering weight and traction systems. 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