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6 things you didn’t know about AMG by Mercedes-Benz


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The AMG division at Mercedes-Benz manufactures some of the fastest, most powerful road cars available today. However, there are a few things you might not have known about AMG.

6. AMG was originally two guys in a garage

In 1967, two men founded AMG. Hans Werner Aufrecht and Erhard Melcher, both of Grossaspach, Germany, started to modify various Mercedes-Benz vehicles to increase the performance for racing applications. AMG and Mercedes didn’t officially become partners until 1990.

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