What is Mercedes-Benz AMG®?

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Any luxury performance car fan knows new Mercedes-Benz AMG® models equates to exciting time on the Oregon City streets. Carrying the history of its racing origins, the AMG® line offers performance that’s sure to get your pulse racing, on top of everything that Mercedes-Benz is renowned for. Discover more about this revved up Mercedes-Benz lineup, then test drive a new Mercedes-Benz AMG® for sale at Mercedes-Benz of Portland!

Where Does “AMG®” Stand for in Mercedes-Benz?

Aufrecht, Melcher, and Großβaspach were the names of the engineers who helped to create AMG® 50 years ago. The initials for their last names, A, M, and G, came to signify this new Mercedes-Benz AMG® performance division. What started as a dream to create racing engines for the Mercedes-Benz lineup, led to the birth of the AMG® line and cemented Aufrecht, Melcher, and Großβaspach as part of racing history. Any model that bears the AMG® title combines thrilling performance, bold design, and advanced technology for an exceptional driving experience.  

What are the AMG® Performance Features?

Adrenaline junkies with exquisite taste will quickly take note of the performance features found in the AMG® lineup:

  • Selectable driving modes
  • AMG® RIDE CONTROL® Sport suspension
  • AMG® high-performance braking system
  • Mercedes-Benz 4MATIC® all-wheel drive

What are the AMG® Design Features?

All Mercedes-Benz AMG® models are a reflection of the power contained under the hood, showcasing bold colors and fierce lines. Whether you’re behind the wheel of a Mercedes-Benz AMG® SUV or AMG® GT, your vehicle will command attention with design details like: 

  • Twin power domes on the hood
  • AMG®-inspired cockpit with aluminum shift paddles 
  • Rear diffuser 
  • Enlarged vents on the AMG® Front Apron 
  • A wide stance and tires 

Explore the Mercedes-Benz AMG® SUVs, Sedans, & Coupes

One look at the Mercedes-Benz AMG® SUVs and sedans will change your mind about what constitutes a racing vehicle. The current AMG® lineup delivers a variety of vehicles for any West Linn thrillseeker to choose from, including:

  • Coupes 
  • Convertibles 
  • Roadsters 
  • SUVs 
  • Sedans 
  • Wagons 

Find Mercedes-Benz AMG® For Sale at Mercedes-Benz of Portland

No matter if the road ahead leads to the office, a race track, or a weekend adventure, your time on the Tualatin streets will reach new heights with the sporty features and performance of a Mercedes-Benz AMG®. Take one for a spin today at Mercedes-Benz of Portland!

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Phone: (503) 928-8470

1605 SW Naito Parkway Portland, OR


Phone: (503) 928-8470

1605 SW Naito Parkway Portland, OR


Phone: (503) 928-8470

1605 SW Naito Parkway Portland, OR
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Mercedes-Benz of Portland
Mercedes-Benz of Portland
1605 SW Naito Parkway
Portland, OR, 97201 US
(503) 928-8470
Mercedes-Benz of Portland 45.511462, -122.676529.