Mercedes Shows a Glimpse Of Its New M178 Engine Undergoing Extreme Heat Tests

By: | July 29th, 2014

Image courtesy Mercedes Benz

Mercedes-AMG has given us a sneak peek of the new engine everyone is talking about, the 4.0 Liter 510 horsepower V8, called the M178.

As you can see in the picture, Mercedes is testing how the engine responds to extreme heat!


  • Pair of top-mounted turbochargers
  • 480 lb./ft. of torque
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