Mercedes-Benz highlights of the AMG V8 biturbo engine







Published by Gerald Ferreira Date: November 10, 2011
Categories: Mercedes-Benz, Mercedes-Benz E-Class

At a glance: highlights of the AMG V8 biturbo engine and the AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 7-speed sports transmission

Mercedes Benz Engine

  • Direct petrol injection with piezo-electric injectors and spray-guided combustion
  • Biturbocharging with air/water intercooling
  • Sophisticated engine electronics with Controlled Efficiency start/stop function and generator management
  • Aluminium crankcase with ventilation holes to reduce friction
  • Continuous camshaft adjustment on the intake and exhaust sides
  • Demand-controlled engine oil pump
  • AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 7-speed sports transmission with compact start-up clutch and three transmission modes

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