Royal family gets a one-off Mercedes-Benz G55 AMG
4 August 2009

A one-off Mercedes-Benz G55 AMG has been made for the Abu Dhabi royal family.

Tuning company ART has transformed the G55 AMG at the request of the royal family and it features a range of upgrades over the standard model.

See the one-off Mercedes-Benz G55 AMG picture gallery

Called the ART AS55k Yaas Edition, it gets 611bhp, high-performance brakes, some carbonfibre body panels and carbonfibre interior trim, including a gold-coloured steering wheel.

Other upgrades include chrome-plated exhausts, a stainless steel rear bumper and bi-xenon dual headlights.

Art has not said how much the Abu Dhabi royal family paid for the G55 AMG.

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