Mercedes-Benz S Class News

  • 2014 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG 4MATIC

    If you could only sit in one place, for the rest of your life, you could do a lot worse than to pick a seat from the 2014 Mercedes-Benz S Class. As we noted in our first drive of the new S63 AMG, they’re better described as thrones. But that’s just one example of how good the new S Class is. If you’re after technology, power, prestige, or just polished, perfected competence on the road, the 2014 Mercedes-Benz S Class is the no-holds-barred pick. It’s simply a very good car. It’s a great car, in fact, if you’re an executive, especially if you have a driver...

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    Mercedes Highlights Perfection, Massaging Seats In 2014 S-Class Ads: Video

    The 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class hits dealerships this week, arriving initially in S550 guise, which means it's time to start moving some metal. Mercedes is launching a new ad campaign to get the word out about its redesigned flagship. The ads are every bit as grandiose as the car itself. In "Four...

  • 2014 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG 4MATIC
    2014 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG first drive review

    The Mercedes-Benz S Class is all new this year, and with it, we get an all-new S63 AMG with 4MATIC all-wheel drive. If there is such a thing as diamond icing on a platinum cake, this is it. First things first: this isn't a driver's car, at least not in the way a BMW M3, or a Ferrari 458 Italia, or...

  • 2015 Mercedes-Benz S500 Plug-In Hybrid, 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show
    2015 Mercedes-Benz S500 Plug-In Hybrid Live Photos And Video From Frankfurt

    A full-sized luxury sedan capable of sub-6.0 second runs to 60 mph and fuel economy of 70 mpg or better may seem a little farfetched but it’s a promise Mercedes-Benz has made for its 2015 S500 Plug-In Hybrid, which made its world debut this week at the Frankfurt Auto Show and is due in...

  • Mercedes-Benz S500 INTELLIGENT DRIVE prototype
    Mercedes Demonstrates Fully Autonomous S-Class, Promises Production Version By 2020: Video

    Mercedes-Benz’s new S-Class is the first car in history capable of driving itself, though the car’s current autonomous mode is only suited for traffic jams and highway driving. However, Mercedes is committed to being the first to offer a car that works autonomously at all times and...

  • 2014 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG 4MATIC, 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show
    2014 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG 4MATIC: 577 HP Super Sedan, Live

    If you've ever driven, say, a locomotive, and wished it were a bit more compact, but still nearly as powerful, you should take a closer look at the 2014 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG. With 4MATIC all-wheel drive, a twin-turbo 5.5-liter V-8 rated at 577 horsepower and 664 pound-feet of torque, and some of...

  • Mercedes-Benz Concept S Class Coupe, 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show

    The CL is dead, long live the S-Class Coupe. That's right, a new coupe form of the S-Class sedan has been previewed today at the 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show, a harbinger of the car that's coming to replace the CL-Class. Whether the new two-door take on the S-Class theme is to your liking or not, it's sure to be one of the most high-tech, high-luxury coupes on the market when it finally reaches production form. Mercedes-Benz has made a point of emphasizing its high-tech abilities at this year's Frankfurt show, with the Intelligent Drive and plugin hybrid systems of the S-Class taking center...

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    Mercedes-Benz Introduces Sharper Pricing For 2014 S-Class

    The 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class launches onto the market in October, initially in S550, S550 4MATIC and S63 AMG trim, and pricing for the range starts at $93,825, including destination. That starting price is for the 2014 S550, which is now priced $2,100 less than the outgoing model despite being an...

  • Teaser for Mercedes-Benz Concept S-Class Coupe
    Mercedes S-Class Coupe Concept Teased In New Photos And Video

    It's no secret Mercedes-Benz has been working on a new S-Class Coupe for a long time now, but soon, it will get much closer to public reality: a concept version is coming to the 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show this week. These latest teaser photos and video show just about what you'd expect based on the...

  • 2014 Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG spotted during photo shoot
    2014 Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG Spotted During Photo Shoot: Video

    The 2014 Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG has been spotted without any camouflage bar a small strip of tape over its “S65 AMG” trunk lid badge. The car is AMG’s V-12-powered S-Class variant and is expected to make its world debut at the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show in November. It was spotted...

  • 2015 Mercedes-Benz S500 Plug-In Hybrid
    Mercedes-Benz S500 Plug-In Hybrid: 0-60 In 5.5 Seconds And 78 MPG

    Mercedes-Benz first hinted at the launch of an S-Class with plug-in hybrid capability as far back as 2009 when it unveiled the Vision S500 Plug-In Hybrid concept. Here was a full-size luxury sedan capable of 0-60 mph runs in under 6.0 seconds and gas mileage of 70 mpg or better, but the best part...

  • 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class by Brabus
    Brabus Brings The Heat For The 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

    The 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class has only just made its entrance into the world. That doesn't seem to matter to Brabus, the Benz super tuner with a penchant for high horsepower and speedo-twisting top speeds. Brabus has just released its specs for three available S-Class packages, and the results are...

  • 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Accessories

    The 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class represents the current pinnacle of automotive technology available. Mercedes engineers and designers go to great lengths to make sure that the S-Class remains the vehicle that pushes vehicular possibilities forward. That doesn't mean the car leaves the factory exactly as every soon-to-be owner likes it. There are extra bits of kit that can make the purchase experience both more enjoyable and more expensive. Here then is a look at just some of the accessories available for the 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class. There's the standard stuff like optional wheel choices. But...

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    What It Takes To Develop A Mercedes-Benz S-Class: Video

    When your tagline is "The best or nothing," you go to great lengths to ensure your vehicles are innovative, ground breaking and of the highest quality. In the case of the new Mercedes-Benz flagship, the S-Class, the attention to detail is taken to a whole new level as pointed out in this video...

  • 2014 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG 4MATIC
    2014 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG Revealed: Video

    If you’re looking for one of the fastest ways to transport you and four of your friends, in luxury and style, look no further than the 2014 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG 4MATIC, the latest weapon in AMG’s expanding arsenal and possibly one of the fastest full-size luxury sedans ever launched...

  • 2014 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG teaser
    2014 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG Teased In New Video

    After a momentary slip-up showing the upcoming AMG version of the 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class, we now have the first official teaser for the 2014 S63 AMG. Though there's not much other than a quick pass by the lower portion of the car, we can see a license plate--starting with 'S' and including the...

  • 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class (S500)
    2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class first drive review

    One of the more confusing questions car reviewers get--other than, "why so much bacon?"--is innocent enough, on the surface. "What's the best car?" Hm. Can I get a metric? Some vague parameters or constraints? Are we talking about the most value you can extract from a $20,000 bill--or the most...

  • 2014 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG leaked
    2014 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG Revealed Early In Official Video

    Mercedes-Benz this week started production of its sixth-generation S Class at its main plant in Sindelfingen, Germany, and in an official video showing the production line one of the cars featured just so happens to be the high-performance S63 AMG variant. The latest S63 AMG model is yet to be...

  • 2014 Mercedes-Benz S Class production in Sindelfingen, Germany

    The sixth-generation Mercedes-Benz S Class, the W222 series, has just entered production at a plant in Sindelfingen, Germany. On hand to celebrate the start of production of the latest model was Mercedes CEO Dr. Dieter Zetsche as well as new manufacturing head Andreas Renschler. Sales of the new S Class commence in the U.S. this fall. It will arrive initially in S550 guise, with more variants including high-performance AMG models, coupes and convertibles, and a plug-in hybrid to be launched within the following year. The S Class is the single most important model for the German automaker...

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    Mercedes-Benz Highlights 2014 S Class Features In New Video

    The Mercedes-Benz S Class has been the perennial leader for new technologies in the automotive sector for decades, and with the launch of the latest generation that trend looks set to continue. The new 2014 S Class’ tech features are numerous but the big ticket items are its advanced safety...

  • 2015 Mercedes-Benz S Class Coupe spy shots
    Will Mercedes’ New S Class Coupe Keep CL Name?

    With the 2014 Mercedes-Benz S Class now out in the open, attention turns to the coupe version of the car, which in previous generations was known as the CL Class. The next generation of the big luxury coupe, which has been spied in prototype form for over a year, is widely expected to be called an...

  • 2014 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG spy shots
    2014 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG Spy Shots

    The current Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG is no small player in the world of super sedans, having up to 571 horsepower and 664 pound-feet of torque from a 5.5-liter twin-turbo V-8 engine nestled under its hood, but that's not stopping AMG from working to improve the formula. These spy shots show the latest...

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    Fully Autonomous S Class Could Arrive Before Launch Of Next-Gen Model: Report

    The new 2014 Mercedes-Benz S Class revealed yesterday and set to go on sale this fall has all the technology needed to operate fully autonomously, but has been programmed not to due to a lack of legislation. That’s according to the head of Mercedes’ R&D division, Thomas Weber. "We...

  • The 2014 Mercedes-Benz S Class was just unveiled this evening at an event in Hamburg. We were there
    2014 Mercedes-Benz S Class: Live Photos And Video From Unveiling

    The 2014 Mercedes-Benz S Class was just unveiled this evening at an event in Hamburg. We were there to grab the live photos so you can see what the car looks like outside of a staged Arizona desert scene. The short of it: the new S Class is impressive. The interior is even more dramatic an...

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