Mercedes-Benz S Class News

  • 2018 Mercedes-AMG S63 Cabriolet facelift spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

    Mercedes-Benz will soon unveil an updated version of the S-Class sedan. The updates are part of the car’s mid-cycle update and will include a number of visual tweaks plus an overhaul of the powertrains. Shortly after the updated S-Class sedan makes its debut, similar updates will filter across to other models in the S-Class range such as the S-Class Coupe and S-Class Cabriolet. Our latest spy shots show a prototype for one of Mercedes-AMG’s versions of the updated S-Class Cabrio, in this case the updated S63 Cabrio. We’ve also spied the updated S63 Coupe, and updated S65...

  • 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
    2019 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet spy shots

    The S-Class range is approaching the midpoint in its life cycle and will soon receive an update. The first to be updated will be the S-Class sedan, followed shortly by the S-Class Coupe. Around the same time that the updated coupe arrives, we should also see the updated S-Class Cabriolet, a...

  • 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe Night Edition
    Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe Night Edition to debut in Detroit

    Already one of the most desirable cars in production, Mercedes-Benz’s S-Class Coupe gets a little more lustworthy with a new Night Edition treatment. The S-Class Coupe Night Edition is a limited edition version of the stunning coupe that Mercedes will introduce next month at the 2017 Detroit...

  • 2018 Mercedes-AMG S63 facelift spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
    2018 Mercedes-AMG S63 spy shots

    Mercedes-Benz is in the process of updating its S-Class range, including those models from the AMG performance skunk works. Our latest spy shots show a prototype for the updated version of AMG’s S63 super sedan, which in current form has been on sale since the 2014 model year. The visual...

  • 2017 Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet, 2016 Los Angeles auto show
    Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet video preview

    What's the fun in owning an ultra-rare car if the world can't see you driving it? The new Mercedes-Maybach S650 might just be your answer. The droptop version of Mercedes S-Class trimmed in Maybach opulence just made its debut at the LA auto show. MORE: Read all our 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show...

  • 2017 Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet, 2016 Los Angeles auto show
    Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet debuts at 2016 LA auto show

    The next model from the Mercedes-Maybach sub-brand has been revealed in the form of an ultra-luxurious version of the S-Class Cabriolet. It joins Maybach’s S600 and S600 Pullman sedans as the sub-brand’s sole convertible. The car is badged an “S650” and limited to just 300...

  • Mercedes-Benz 3.0-liter inline-6

    Despite its major push into electric cars, Mercedes-Benz is spending billions on developing new, more efficient internal combustion engines. The next-generation engines will start making their way into the automaker’s lineup here in the United States from 2017, with the first recipient to be an updated S-Class. The new engines are based on a modular design where each cylinder has a 0.5-liter displacement. There will be 4-, 6- and 8-cylinder units in this modular family. Crucially, the 6-cylinder engines will feature an inline configuration. “More powerful, more economical and...

  • 2017 Mercedes-Maybach S600 Pullman Guard
    Mercedes-Maybach S600 Pullman Guard is a glorious--and tough--limo

    The Mercedes-Benz S-Class is a luxurious machine. Yet it has nothing on the Mercedes-Maybach S600 Pullman and its 21.3 feet of opulence. If you're a well-heeled individual, head of state or perhaps even a drug lord, you might want that luxury but plenty of protection as well. Well then, your...

  • 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class facelift spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
    2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class spy shots

    It wasn't that long ago Mercedes-Benz introduced its current S-Class, the W222, but prototypes for an updated version have been out and about for some time. As the S-Class was all-new in 2013, arriving as a 2014 model, we expect this updated version to land sometime in 2017, as a 2018 model...

  • Scaldarsi Emperor I
    Would you do this to a Mercedes-Maybach S-Class?

    Some view a vehicle as an extension of ones self, or another form to express yourself. This is why the aftermarket exists, and how custom car boutiques survive. You've burned your retinas before courtesy of Mansory—and now you get the displeasure of that burning sensation thanks to a new...

  • 2018 Mercedes-AMG S63 Coupe facelift spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
    2019 Mercedes-AMG S63 Coupe spy shots

    Buyers seeking a combination of luxury, performance and stunning good looks would do well to take a gander at Mercedes-AMG’s S63 Coupe. The sensuous lines and supercar-like performance thoroughly impressed at the car’s debut in 2014, and now the team at AMG is out to improve the...

  • Mercedes-Benz wireless inductive charging system
    Mercedes confirms wireless charging for S550e plug-in hybrid

    Anyone that’s owned a plug-in car of some sort will know the pain of coming home late, fiddling around with a cable and actually plugging the car in for charging. The solution to this admittedly minor problem is wireless inductive charging, where to start the charging process one need only...

  • 2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet  -  First Drive, April 2016

    Talk up the feel of the wind in your hair and the natural high of sunshine as you will; but in the world of convertibles, there are those that cruise the scene, and there are those that help make the scene. The 2017 S-Class Cabriolet lineup is without question in the latter group. It’s a true four-seat convertible that manages to splice together the beauty and grace of the S-Class sedan, the ostentatious perfection of the S-Class Coupe, and just a hint of attitude from the SL roadsters—and yes, a nod here and there to the formality of the CL coupes that precede it. On a programmed...

  • 2015 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe
    Next-gen Mercedes-Benz S-Class to feature four-door coupe?

    Mercedes-Benz has already expanded its S-Class family to six distinct models but we might be in store for even more. British publication CAR is reporting that Mercedes execs, buoyed by strong sales of the S-Class in recent years—we’re talking more than 100,000 annually—have...

  • 2017 Mercedes-Maybach S600 Guard
    2017 Mercedes-Maybach S600 Guard Gets You Through A War Zone In Style

    The Mercedes-Maybach S600 sails into the 2017 model year with armor plating now added to its long list of features. The Mercedes-Maybach S600 Guard is claimed to be the first car to be certified VR10—the highest level of ballistic protection for civilian vehicles. The requirements for that...

  • 2017 Mercedes-AMG S63 4Matic Cabriolet Edition 130
    Mercedes Celebrates The Invention Of The Car With Special Edition S63 Cabrio

    It was in 1886 that Carl Benz and Gottlieb Daimler came up with their separate ideas for internal combustion-powered transport and in the process created the concept of the motor car. Now, 130 years on, Mercedes-Benz is celebrating the pivotal year with a special edition version of the 2017...

  • 2017 Mercedes-AMG S65 Cabriolet
    2017 Mercedes-AMG S65 Cabriolet: 621-HP V-12 Drop-Top

    Given the overwhelmingly positive reception garnered by the G65, S65 and S65 Coupe models, it was only a matter of time until the Mercedes-AMG skunk works dropped its twin-turbocharged V-12 into the engine bay of the new S-Class Cabriolet. The result is a gorgeous four-seater convertible that's...

  • 2017 Mercedes-Benz S400 4Matic Coupe (European-spec)
    Mercedes-Benz Adds S400 4Matic Model To S-Class Coupe Range

    Mercedes-Benz is expanding its S-Class Coupe range to include a new entry-level model: the S400 4Matic Coupe. It joins existing S-Class Coupe models such as the S550 as well as Mercedes-AMG’s S63 and S65 high-performance duo, though we should note that the car is yet to be confirmed for sale...

  • 2017 Mercedes-AMG S63 Cabriolet

    Mercedes-Benz has finally unveiled its new S-Class Cabriolet, the open-top version of the S-Class Coupe that went on sale last year as the replacement for the CL. For performance fans, there’s the S63 Cabriolet developed by Mercedes-AMG. This one packs a hand-built 5.5-liter V-8 engine which thanks to a twin-turbocharging system spits out 577 horsepower and 664 pound-feet of torque. To help get that power to the ground, Mercedes-AMG is equipping the S63 Cabrio with 4Matic all-wheel drive as standard. This helps to deliver the car’s brisk acceleration time of 3.9 seconds for the...

  • 2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet
    2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet Preview

    There’s a changing of the guard happening at the most exclusive end of the luxury market—and a ratcheting-up of expectations—yet the Mercedes-Benz S-Class is staying at the heart of it. With the 2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet, the esteemed nameplate adds an open-air version...

  • Teaser for 2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet
    2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet Teased Again

    The Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe is one of our favorite cars, particularly in high-performance Mercedes-AMG tune. It was one of the most interesting and attractive debuts of 2014, and soon it will be joined by a convertible variant, new teasers of which were released overnight. Having already...

  • 2016 Mercedes-Maybach S600 Brabus Rocket 900
    The Mercedes-Maybach S600 By Brabus Will Hit 60 MPH In Under 3.7 Seconds

    The 2016 Mercedes-Maybach S600 is certainly no slouch with its ample 523 horsepower and 612 pound-feet of torque, but if you’re the type that needs your luxury behemoth to keep up with top sports models, then Brabus has just what you need. The German tuner is intimately familiar with the...

  • 2017 Mercedes-AMG S63 Cabriolet spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
    2017 Mercedes-AMG S63 Cabriolet Spy Shots

    Mercedes-Benz is in the final stages of development of its all-new S-Class Cabriolet, but we now have the first spy shots of a high-performance version being developed by Mercedes-AMG. The prototype you see here is for a V-8-powered S63 Cabrio, and we’re expecting a V-12-powered S65 Cabrio at...

  • 2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
    2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet Spy Shots

    These are the latest spy shots of the upcoming convertible version of Mercedes-Benz's S-Class Coupe, which we found to be extremely impressive, particularly in high-performance S63 AMG flavor. A convertible S-Class has been rumored ever since the unveiling of the stunning Ocean Drive concept at the...

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