Mercedes Benz S Class • Price, Variants & Specifications
Mercedes Benz has always been one of the most respected auto manufacturers in the country. They have certainly managed to deliver cars that are not only good to look at but also provide amazing performance. The S Class Saloon is one of their best ranges to date- it is a luxury car range- it costs between 90 lakhs to 1 crore. This is an ultra luxury car that looks stunning and delivers some of the best auto performance in the whole country.
Mercedes Benz S Class Variants
Engine & Performance
There are two models of the S Class saloon- the S350 L and S 500 L. The petrol variant of the car comes with a V6 and a V8 engine. The S350 L V6 engine comes with a displacement of 3498 cc, it is capable of delivering a maximum output of 272 bhp at 6300 rpm and a maximum torque of 250 Nm. The S500 L V8 engine is capable of delivering 369 bhp of power at 6300 rpm and can deliver a maximum torque of 250 Nm. The car's engine makes it really smooth and capable of providing for amazing, fast driving. The engine is highly responsive as well. The diesel version of the car is the S350 CDI L Blue Efficiency engine. This V6 engine has a displacement of 2987cc, delivers a maximum output of 210 bhp and can generate a maximum torque of 250 Nm. The BlueEfficiency tag is supposed to be indicative of the fact that this car provides the best performance without damaging the environment. The car comes mated to a 5 speed automatic transmission gearbox.
When you pay Rs. 90,00,000 for a car, you will certainly expect it to look good. The Mercedes S Class Saloon won't fail you in this a bit- it is certainly a stunner. The car is styled with the basic Mercedes design in mind looks classic. No doubt it is a stunning car, but people who are used to Mercedes Benz designs might find the car a little repetitive. The car is quite long (which provides for the ample cabin space). It comes with a large bonnet, an aluminium finished radiator grille with mean looking headlamps on either side. There is an option for fog lamps as well, in case you find it necessary. The car comes with electronically controlled body coloured ORVMs and body coloured handles as well. The wheel arches are extremely high- providing a very sophisticated profile to the car. The rear portion is higher than the front portion, making it look really aesthetically appealing. The dual taillights are also stunning looking- one can get the pearl string headlight options for the taillights as well as the headlamps of the car.
It is really easy for one to feel really good in the Mercedes S Class. The seats come with multi-contour design, so that they fit your body perfectly. There are seven massage chambers in the seats- with four rolling centres, so that you can relieve yourself of the tension of travelling or work when riding the car! This is an optional feature that one can get for the rear seats. The upholstery is dual toned, well finished and extremely smooth. The car comes with automatic climate control system- which changes for every seat. Every passenger can control the climate within the car to suit their own needs!
Features & Specifications
The car comes with powerful, multi- zone air conditioning that can be controlled by each of the passengers to ensure them optimal comfort in the car. The car comes with power windows, cup holders, a large dashboard with a lot of storage space, an intelligent information console, a powerful music system and a variety of other features. The car also has an innovative digital multimedia navigation system that can ensure that you get the best ride of your life- without getting lost.
This is certainly one of the best Mercedes classes to date and the Saloon even though it looks a little outdated, will be a very good buy for those who are looking for an extremely sophisticated car.