Now your AMG G 63 can include a 2700-hp racing boat—because why not

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What better way to enjoy Miami than onboard the Cigarette Racing Team’s Tirranna AMG Edition, a 59-foot luxury sport boat powered by six supercharged 4.6-liter V-8 Mercury Racing 450R outboard engines? With a combined output of 2700 horsepower and enough room for 26 people, this is an 80-mph boat that just begs to be moored beside a matching SUV.

In this case, that utilitarian luxury cruiser would be the one-off Mercedes-AMG G 63 Cigarette Edition. As the 12th special collaboration between the two companies since 2007, the G 63 Cigarette is all about that “who the hell is Sonny Crockett?” attitude. Coming at you with a metallic black exterior enhanced by a golden AMG “diamond” pattern, this G 63 rolls on 22-inch cross-spoke forged wheels with equally golden accents. Naturally, the night package is standard, along with a dark chrome radiator grille and bullbar, side-entry boards in matte black, and all vehicle logos in glossy black.

To color-coordinate with the boat regardless of the sun’s position, the interior features a macchiato beige and dark blue two-tone nappa leather upholstery, as well as AMG’s carbon-fiber steering wheel wrapped in dark blue nappa. The package wouldn’t be complete without unique floor mats and grab handles, naturally, each of which feature Cigarette’s lettering.

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At 59 feet long, and sporting a 14-foot beam, the Tirranna AMG Edition is a touch more exciting under all the layers of luxury. To save weight where it matters, its raked hardtop is made of carbon fiber, just like a number of parts throughout its superstructure, including carbon-capped stringers and a carbon transom. The hull and deck are vacuum-infused, using a highly optimized composite laminate schedule with PVC coring. The instrument panel is a nano-coated solid surface that is anti-reflective and heat-resistant and also packed with titanium fasteners.

Even with its vertical center of gravity pushed low by all those composites, the 59-foot Tirranna still balances those six 450-horsepower V-8s at the back, which called for a unique gyrostabilizer decreasing the boat’s roll by 80 percent.

Reasons why this 2700-horsepower monster will “only” do 80 mph on water include the presence of a large sofa, a king-sized bed, many tables, a fridge, a 7-foot electric awning system, a large bathroom with a separate shower, a television, and a 29-speaker, 5200-watt sound system. There’s also a summer kitchen at the stern, which has a grill, a sink, a food prep station, and storage space for all things you wish to consume.

AMG’s G 63 Cigarette Edition doesn’t come with any of these features, but will go a lot faster on land, thanks to its single 577-horsepower 4.0-liter biturbo V-8. In fact, golden accents be damned, this SUV is faster than a certain white Testarossa, a car that left Italy painted black.

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