In its basic configuration, the 5.5-litre biturbo V8 in the Mercedes G63 AMG produces 537 HP and a maximum torque of 760 Nm. With the Bits and Bytes in the engine control unit rearranged in accordance with Posaidon specifications, new turbochargers installed and the intake area and charge air cooler having been optimised, these components - in conjunction with a now sports exhaust - push the biturbo V8 to 819 HP and 1,350 Nm.
The Posaidon G63 AMG thus completes the sprint to 100 km/h in 4.2 seconds. The electronically limited top speed is 265 km/h. In order that the seven-speed automatic transmission can keep playing along in this intense game in a sustained manner, it has been reinforced and is likewise fitted with a new control electronics system.