2014 Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2014 Mercedes-Benz E-Class - Road Test Specs

2014 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Sedan

(5.5L V8 Twin-turbo AWD 7-speed Automatic)


Year Make Model2014 Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG S 4Matic (5.5L 8cyl Turbo 7A)
Vehicle TypeAWD 4dr 5-passenger Sedan


ConfigurationLongitudinal, front-engine, all-wheel drive
Engine typeTwin-turbocharged, direct-injected V8, gasoline with auto stop-start
Displacement (cc/cu-in)5,461cc (333 cu-in)
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, four valves per cylinder, variable intake + exhaust-valve timing
Compression ratio (x:1)10.0
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)577 @ 5,500 rpm
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)590 @ 1,750-5,000 rpm
Fuel typePremium unleaded (required)
Transmission typeSeven-speed automatic and steering-wheel-mounted paddles
Transmission ratios (x:1)1st - 4.34; 2nd - 2.86; 3rd - 1.92; 4th - 1.37; 5th - 1.00; 6th - 0.82; 7th - 0.73
Final-drive ratio (x:1)3.42
Differential(s)Limited-slip rear; open front


Suspension, frontIndependent MacPherson struts, coil springs, variable dampers, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearIndependent multilink, pneumatic springs, variable dampers, stabilizer bar
Steering typeElectric-assist, speed-proportional rack-and-pinion steering
Steering ratio (x:1)14
Tire typeSummer
Tire size, front255/35R19
Tire size, rear285/30R19
Wheel size, front19-by-9.0 inches
Wheel size, rear19-by-9.5 inches
Wheel materialCast aluminum
Brakes, front14.2-by-1.4-inch two-piece ventilated cross-drilled cast-iron discs with 6-piston fixed calipers
Brakes, rear14.2-by-1.0-inch one-piece ventilated cross-drilled cast-iron discs with 4-piston fixed calipers

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)3.5

Fuel Consumption

Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)21.1

Dimensions & Capacities

Length (in.)191.7
Width (in.)73.0
Height (in.)57.9
Wheelbase (in.)113.1
Track, front (in.)63.0
Track, rear (in.)63.7
Turning circle (ft.)37.1
Legroom, front (in.)41.3
Legroom, rear (in.)35.8
Headroom, front (in.)37.9
Headroom, rear (in.)38.2
Shoulder room, front (in.)57.8
Shoulder room, rear (in.)56.9
Seating capacity5

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