The replacement for the gullwinged SLS AMG is here and it's called the 2016 Mercedes-AMG GT. The new sports coupe is as wide and low-slung as ever, but features a new look that is simpler and more in-line with the automaker's latest models.
Mercedes-Benz is gunning for Porsche with the new AMG GT, in an interesting manifestation of the role reversal among German automakers. The 2016 AMG GT is only the second sports car to be developed entirely in-house by Mercedes-AMG.
As only the second sports car developed entirely in-house at Mercedes' sports division AMG, the 2016 Mercedes-AMG GT has some lofty standards to live up to. It'll arrive in both standard GT and GT-S variants, featuring lightweight aluminum.