June 25, 2024

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Brabus reveals its 800 Adventure XLP take on the Mercedes G-Class

If you discover that the new Mercedes G-Course is not simple ample, the people at Brabus have obtained you covered with this large-efficiency, off-street pickup. The Brabus 800 XLP will make its debut at the 2020 Geneva Motor Show. 

Using the present-day Mercedes-AMG G63 as a base, the engineers at Brabus HQ have grafted on a decide-up truck load bed without the need of compromising rear cabin room. To attain this, the wheelbase of the donor auto has been prolonged by 50cm. To boost the vehicle’s appears to be like and off-street abilities, Brabus has also outfitted it with suspension and portal axles formulated especially for the function.

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Power is supplied by the four.-litre, twin-turbo V8 in Brabus 800 PowerXtra + specification, which produces a remarkable 789bhp and 999Nm of torque. With it, the Brabus 800 Journey XLP sprints from zero to 62mph in just four.8 seconds. The best velocity is electronically limited to 130mph due to the larger centre of gravity and the 22-inch all-terrain tires.

Fuel overall economy and CO2 emissions are quoted as 20mpg put together and 345g/km so running costs are heading to be on the highly-priced facet. 

Prices for the Brabus 800 Journey XLP ‘First Edition’ get started at £395,766 soaring to £677,312 for the Geneva clearly show auto. The latter does include the Wingcopter – a 150mph ‘high-conclusion drone’ – on the back again, however.

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