The Mercedes-Benz C 43 AMG was a variant of the W205 C-Class that debuted for the 2015 model year. The C43 AMG was offered in coupe and sedan body styles. Although initially only available in European and Asian markets, the C 43 became available for North American markets in 2017. These cars were powered by a 3.0L twin turbo V6 engine that generated 362hp, although from the 2018 model year, output was raised to 385hp. This power is sent to all four wheels through a 9 speed automatic and Mercedes' 4Matic all wheel drive system.