2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

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Mercedes-Benz S-Class

2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Drive

“2014 Mercedes-Benz : Teutonic superiority”

Toronto, Canada #8211; The Mercedes-Benz has been the world’s most luxury car for decades, and that is sure to be upheld with the iteration – the 2014 Mercedes S-Class, which will be in a number of configurations. The roots of model series dates to the brand’s origins, when Maybach, chief designer at developed in 1903, the Mercedes 60 hp, a new top-of-the-range model that was available in the form of a luxurious saloon.

That vehicle up new avenues and possibilities for high luxury automobile travel has continued to this day. The actual S-Class designation in 1956 with the launch of a and more powerful 220 S, with the “S” a permanent fixture in the names of end Mercedes-Benz models and referring to the status of saloons.

At a recent of what the new 2014 Mercedes-Benz has to offer, international automotive were afforded the opportunity to put the version of an S500 Long through its paces in a variety of world driving scenarios as as closed course exercises demonstrated the new car’s many new technologies. The European S500 be badged as an S550 in the North marketplace.

The stable of S-Class vehicles for will consist of: an S350 diesel V6; an S350 BlueTEC an S400 Hybrid; and the S500/550. are configured in both a regular and Wheelbase offering. A 4MATIC drive version will later, along with a Hybrid example.

An AMG version become available at some in the near future.

The 2014 S550 (or European S500) draw its motive force a 4663cc/ 4.6-liter, DOHC, twin turbocharged V8 engine high-pressure fuel injection. The which is mounted forward in a orientation, makes 455 horsepower at rpm while generating 258 pound of torque at 3,600 rpm. energy is transferred to the rear via a 7-G-TRONIC PLUS automatic

In terms of styling, the 2014 S-Class continues to display recognizability, but with bolder cues. Up front, the radiator is now larger, more upright and three-dimensional, with three air intakes  #8211; a large mesh grilled opening reflects a reversed image of the new which is flanked by two outer and grilled openings.

The grille, flows into the new LED  is followed by a long hood accented side creases and a domed roofline. The rear end gently, and the overall effect classic saloon proportions, projecting a coupe-like profile blacked out “B” pillars and athletically character lines – one a dropping below the shoulder, from the to the rear wheel well and the rising above the rocker from the front to rear well, creating a subtle effect of the entire flank.

The finishes with a spoiler lip into the deck lid, LED and dual rectangular exhaust Bottom line, the overall of the new S-Class reflects a notable clarity.

The S-Class embraces LED lighting making a complete switch to and making it the first car in the world to both the interior and exterior a single light bulb.

The goal of Mercedes-Benz is to create a vehicle that is the best in the and to one day achieve an accident-free driving In that quest, the new S-Class more than twenty safety systems – some new and some that are vastly or improved. The systems are based on a networked sensor system.

A new camera with two “eyes is to see a 3D view of the frontal area up to 50 meters, and in the form of “6D Vision” to the spatial position and movement of monitoring the overall scenario of the vehicle over a range of up to 500 while this data is with data from the and ultrasonic sensors.

The S-Class is to detect bumps in the road Road Surface Scan, and combined with the optional Magic Body Control system for 8-cylinder models, sets up the suspension to deal and smooth out the ride. Standard for is the continuously operating Active System ADS Plus as well as an version of the AIRMATIC full air system.

Other safety features contribute to Mercedes-Benz’s Intelligent experience include: Distronic with Steering Assist and Pilot; Active Lane Assist; BAS PLUS with Assist; PRE-SAFE Brake pedestrian detection; PRE-SAFE Traffic Sign Assist wrong-way warning function; Highbeam Assist Plus; View Assist Plus; Parking Assist; Collision Assist; and Attention Assist, all gauges that incorporate TFT in two high-resolution color displays in an 8:3 on a 12.3-inch screen.

Mercedes-Benz S-Class

Available not already mentioned include: Assistance Plus; 360 degree LED Intelligent Light System; surround sound system; package for ionization, air filtering and which offers four moods – Nightlife, Sports, and Freeside (or you may add your own favorite First-Class rear compartment appointments for LWB models including head restraint cushions; a Comfort package; an energizing function; and a rear seat package that includes seat belt buckle and beltbag.

There are non-metallic, metallic and exterior paint finishes which to choose along a variety of interior materials, combinations and trim accents for personalization.

My test 2014 Euro-spec S500 came in a LWB and featured Magic Body The exterior finish was Iridium metallic, while the interior was in quilted Bone leather Piano Black accents. won’t be officially announced, but is to reflect a range in keeping the current S-Class models, taking onto consideration the technological systems.

SUMMARY:  The Mercedes-Benz S-500 (S550 for the may well be the most advanced saloon model available in marketplace. It gets high in virtually every category: handling characteristics, safety ride comfort and styling.

I was to drive on challenging rural as well as freeways, in addition to a simulator exercise that many of the new and innovative features the new S-Class has to offer. Journalists also afforded the opportunity to the Mercedes-Benz Intelligent Drive on a closed airport runway at the Muskoka Airport in Quebec’s resort region.

Following these exercises, we transported to a marina for a speedboat to a private residence – the Muskoka for lunch and back for a chauffeured returning to the airport, while the luxury of the sumptuous executive seating. A charter flight us to the Toronto airport for return home.

Mercedes-Benz is well on way to delivering the near perfect sedan, that approaches an driving scenario. The new S-Class but one thing – a sliding sun shade or with a supplemental fold visor would be a welcome Never the less it is a true of Teutonic superiority that practically all of one’s senses.

literally a model to satisfy everyone’s desires and requirements, and the AMG is sure to deliver the heightened sought after by enthusiasts.

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