Mercedes-AMG’s V-12–Powered G-wagen Says Goodbye (For Now) with G65 Final Edition

The Mercedes-Benz G-wagen is preparing for a major overhaul as it approaches its 40th Anniversary. The 2018 edition of the vehicle will feature bronze trim pieces, 10-spoke wheels finished in matte bronze, and silver brake calipers. The leather upholstery will feature light brown stitching. A twin-turbo 6.0 liter V-12 engine will be part of the standard package. The cost of the vehicle will be $252,690.

Key Takeaways:

  • As it approaches its 40th anniversary, the Mercedes-Benz G-wagen is preparing for its first major overhaul since it was first introduced in 1979.
  • 2018 Mercedes-AMG G65 Final Edition makes even more of a visual statement with several bronze trim pieces
  • Of the 65 units in total, 30 of those will come to the United States for a cool $252,690

“The thing that makes an AMG G65 so absurd, the twin-turbo 6.0-liter V-12 engine with 621 horsepower and 738 lb-ft of torque, is of course standard equipment.”