The 415 hp AMG A45 S drove across the finish line in 2 minutes and 00.7 seconds.
AMG ‘s boss divulged that the 415 HP four-pot has been developed so that it can be mounted not just transversely, but longitudinally too .
The Mercedes-AMG A45 S and CLA45 S are both on sale now in the UK with first deliveries coming this winter.
The base A45 hatch starts at €56k, while the CLA 45 S Shooting Brake is the priciest of the bunch, at a whopping €66k.
A second video shows the new A45 S in a 0-62 mph acceleration test.
The new model is noticeably faster than its predecessor; but is is actually better to drive too?.
No less than 415 HP, a stiff chassis and an advanced AWD with a Drift mode; what more can you ask for?.
AMG’s latest pocket rockets are here to dominate the compact performance segment.
Noise regulations in Europe mean new Mercedes-AMGs will inevitably be quieter than their predecessors.
With up to 415hp and a 0-62 in 3.9 seconds, the new baby AMGs are more serious than ever.
Get ready to see the 415 HP compact AMGs at the 2019 Goodwood Festival of speed.
AMG;s engineers are putting the final touches on the uber hatch ahead of its launch in September.