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Mercedes and AMG Team Up for 2700-Horsepower AMG Black Series Speedboat

posted by on 22 February 2012 in Lifestyle and Gear News

Mercedes-Benz has partnered with Cigarette Racing to produce the Black Series 50′ Marauder speedboat for the Miami Boat Show. The 50-foot powerboat draws inspiration from the new C63 AMG Black Series, with black and white Alcantara upholstery and AMG’s Alubeam silver paintwork, as seen on the SLS AMG.

Power for the Black Series Marauder unfortunately does not come from AMG, but from a pair of 9.0-liter turbocharged marine-spec V8s each pumping out 1350 horsepower. On 92-octane pump gas, no less. No word on 0-to-60 time, but the boat should be good for 130 mph. Fuel economy, if you must know, is measured in gallons per mile…

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