The 2017 Chicago Auto Show
Well, it’s another year, and another Chicago Auto Show has come and gone, bringing with it a number of exciting developments from German automotive stalwart Mercedes-Benz. From the 50th AMG® anniversary to the stunning debut of several innovative new models, Mercedes-Benz made an incredibly strong showing this year, and we here at Mercedes-Benz of El Dorado Hills have all the latest scoops and reveals from this major event.
The Debut of the 2018 AMG® GT
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of AMG®, Mercedes-Benz unveiled something truly special—the 2018 AMG® GT and AMG® GT C, which are convertible iterations of the classic AMG® GT S and GT R roadsters. Mercedes-Benz has taken the thrill and power that made the line famous and combined it with a stylish convertible body, so you can feel the wind in your hair like never before. With a Handcrafted AMG® 4.0L V8 Biturbo engine and a stylish fabric roof, this sporty beauty offers an open experience that brings you closer to the road and the world.
The Mercedes-Benz Mountain
One of the most thrilling exhibits to appear at this year’s show was this wild indoor test track. In order to demonstrate the stability and wheel-locking differentials of the Mercedes-Benz G 550, the “Mercedes-Benz Mountain” up and down a series of steep slopes, with inclines of up to 42 degrees! Grades like that would give a mountain goat pause, but the Mercedes-Benz G 550 was able to tackle them with aplomb, showing precision engineering is about more than high-speed handling—it’s about taking on any terrain in your path!
See These Stunning Models at Mercedes-Benz of El Dorado Hills
Unfortunately, the Chicago Auto Show is over—but if you want to experience these same thrills a little closer to home (say, within driving distance of Folsom), come on out to Mercedes-Benz of El Dorado Hills. As soon as these innovative new models hit the market, you’ll be able to find them in out lot, and our current inventory boasts the same dedicated craftsmanship that makes every Mercedes-Benz vehicle so exceptional. So contact us online or over the phone at (888) 773-3154, and schedule yourself a test drive today!