Aside from the iconic hood emblem, not much is shared with its predecessor. So let’s take a look at the 2020 Mercedes-Benz S-Class compared to 2013. Starting with a stronger chassis, air suspension is now standard on all models. Also onboard is a 48-volt electrical system to support two flavors of hybrid power.
Aimed at offering the utmost comfort, headroom, and legroom for rear passengers has been increased. Power comes from a 3-liter straight-six coupled to a hybrid generator. You will have almost 400 horsepower and 553 lb-ft of torque to reach 60 mph in 4.9 seconds. Of course, the V8 is still offered on higher trim levels, but the V12 is now exclusively reserved for Maybach. Click the button to find the perfect Sonderklasse for your collection.
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