Mercedes Benz S Class is considered to be an epitome of luxury and lavishness. These vehicles ever since the first generation debuted are always a century ahead in terms of technology and features the cars are equipped with. The S Class is always a status symbol for the white collar job holders, which they can flaunt on their business road trips with state of the art mobile office at the back. The vehicle is one of the safest automobile you can travel around. This vehicle displays and incorporates the best and the latest technological innovation in the motoring field by the German Automaker.
Mercedes Benz cars launched the latest generation S Class into the Indian market with a price tag of Rs. 1.57 Crore (Ex-Showroom, New Delhi). The vehicle redefines the levels of opulence and rivals to BMW seven series and Audi A8. The car is launched with a new motor, the 4663cc twin turbo V8 gushes out 459Hp of maximum power and a tarmac shattering torque of 700Nm in between 1800-3500rpm. The car is mated to a seven speed automatic transmission christened as 7G-tronic. The S Class is as much about a luxury limousine as it is of performance sedan. The car does naught to 100kmph in 4.8 seconds, and the top speed is electronically limited to 250kmph. Considering the calibre of the vehicle, it has one of the lowest drag coefficient of 0.24.
The features and comfort the vehicle boosts a never ending list to name a few like, state of the art ambient lighting system with seven unique colours depending on the mood and a full digital instrumentation cluster with two TFT screens. The HVAC includes Thermotronic four zone climate control system as called by the manufacturer. Electronically adjustable seats with memory function for the front seats including head restraint electronically controlled. Wood and leather wrapped multifunction steering wheel with paddle shifters. The Panoramic sunroof, sun blind and foldable table to pamper the rear passenger.
The infotainment system which has latest MB’s Command online system includes six DVD changer, navigation, Bluetooth connectivity, USB, Aux-in, in built HDD and Wi-Fi hotspot. The exuberant Burmester 3D surround sound system with powerful 24 speakers and 24 channel amplifier produces heart pumping output of 1540 watts. In term of safety and convenience, we get adaptive braking system with hill hold assist. The vehicle boosts Electronic Stability Program (ESP) which also include Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) and Acceleration Skid Control (ASR). There are Airbags for the driver, co-passenger including side and windows. Mercedes Benz Pre-Safe technology coupled with Attention Assists which monitors the driver’s driving condition continuously. Parking aid is provided through Parktronic system. It has all LED lighting package front and rear tail lamp, daytime running LED with intelligence lighting.