What Is the AMG Sport Package for the Mercedes?by JanetB
As of 2010, Mercedes-Benz offers an AMG sports package on its E-class, S-class, and CL-class models, and was expected to offer a version of the sports package on the R-class SUVs as well.
The E-Class AMG Sports Package
The AMG sports package is available on all E-class design lines and with all E-class engine types. The package includes sporty front and rear apron designs, as well as side skirts. Polished stainless steel tailpipes are incorporated into the rear apron. The package also includes 18-inch light alloy wheels, perforated brake discs, and lowered Direct Control suspension. Interior features include leather sports seats with decorative seams, AMG floor mats and steering wheel, a black roof lining, and a leather shift control.
The S-Class and CL-Class AMG Sports Package
The AMG sports package is available for the S-class and CL-class Mercedes for the first time with the 2010 model. The body-styling includes a black insert on the rear apron and polished stainless steel tailpipe trim. Light alloy 19-inch wheels come standard with the AMG package, but 20-inch wheels are also available. Perforated brake discs and silver-painted calipers are standard. Interior features include wood trim, a wood and leather steering wheel, AMG floor mats, and stainless steel sports pedals.
The R-Class AMG Sport Package
The AMG sport package was set to become available on the R-class for the first time with the 2011 model, including a choice of 17-inch or 190-inch wheels, smoked tail lamp lenses, and new shades inside the cabin.
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