The 2020 Mercedes-AMG GT R Pro is a laser-focused track bomb


In Germany it’s all about the Nurburgring track clock, and every time a car company shaves a few seconds off an old lap record, it is breathless news echoed around the internet. This won’t end until the transporter beam is invented and the lap time falls to zero, but in the meantime, Mercedes-Benz’s inhouse performance brand, AMG, is intent on dicing with the best of Porsche and BMW and using its otherwise gigantic and cushy AMG GT touring coupe as the platform.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/11/29/2020-mercedes-amg-gt-r-pro-track-car