Following the announcement from Maybach, Mercedes luxury cars without a fight left Rolls-Royce and Bentley.
Therefore, the Swabian car manufacturer a super S-Class brings to the market – modeled after the legendary 600 Pullman in the 1960s.
The design of the 6.50-meter sedan is thoroughly differ from the rest of the new S-Class models. Especially memorably here is the new front headlights with standing – like the large Mercedes models in the 60s.
Planned are mounted rearward facing seats in second row – and otherwise more glory in the interior. A V12 engine powers the Pullman.
Of the new S-Class there will be six versions, the Series stands at the forefront of New 600 Pullman.
The S-Class builds on the new Mercedes-own modular MRA (Mercedes Rear-wheel Architecture, a platform for models with rear wheel drive) on the future for all models is expected to be down to the C-class basis.
An additional charge there is an active ABC suspension, the camera-based response to road conditions.
The operating system is significantly simplified, rather than a separate screen favored Mercedes a large, programmable monitor.
The motors offer range from a four-cylinder diesel (204 hp) to the AMG V12 engine (650 hp). Also, two hybrids are being planned:
The combined diesel in Europe is important for the plug-in version, the 204-hp four-cylinder with a powerful 109 hp electric motor. For the Chinese, American and Russian market, the electric motor together with the V6 petrol.