Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet ( 2016-2017) – a full-fledged four-seater convertible based on the flagship the S-Class Coupe, the world premiere of which took place in September at the Frankfurt Motor Show in 2015.
Outside, the new Mercedes S-Class convertible is almost completely repeats the original coupe, except for the presence of tissue folding top, which is able to fully emerge in a special compartment in the trunk in 20 seconds. This operation can be carried out on the run, if speed is not greater than 60 km/h.
Configurations and prices Mercedes S-Class Cabriolet 2016.
|S 500||$170,000||4.7 petrol (455 hp)||Machine (9)||rear|
|S 63 4MATIC||$219,700||5.5 petrol (585 hp)||Machine (7)||full|
|S 65||$319,400||6.0 petrol (630 hp)||Machine (7)||rear|
The company’s new product called “the most comfortable convertible in the world”. Mercedes S-Class Cabrio equipped with head restraints, heated AirScarf modernized system for the hot air to the necks of the driver and passengers, as well as the updated feature AirCap, lifting the air flow by the deflector on the windshield and the wind screen for headrests.
In addition, the convertible has an advanced climate control THERMOTRONIC, which automatically maintains the optimum temperature in the cabin with a lowered and a raised roof. The system comprises 12 sensors and 18 sensors. Plus, the car sports a presence purification systems and air ionization.
In addition to all kinds of security systems, already known for other versions of the S-Class, the new Mercedes S Convertible (2016-2017) used the arc of security, which are located behind the second-row seats, and instantly ready to advance in the event of a vehicle rollover.
Specifications. According to the manufacturer, the coupe and convertible have sixty percent of the total body parts. And apart from the obvious differences, most of it is hidden from your eyes.For example, machines with different power convertible top floor at the rear of the structure, which is made of aluminum. The company argued that they could get to the gig is almost the same rigidity in torsion as that of the coupe.
Overall dimensions of both models are also almost identical. The length of the Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet is 5027 mm, width – 1899, height and turned a few millimeters longer (1417) than on cars with hard top because of the design features of the retractable roof.
See also: Mercedes-AMG S 63
Under the hood is placed S500 Cabriolet 4.7-liter “eight” power of 455 hp (700 Nm), which is combined in a pair with a new automatic transmission 9G Tronic. The dynamic characteristics of this version are not specified.
Also, the new Mercedes S-Class convertible (2016-2017) is available immediately in modification S63 AMG, which is driven by a 5.5-liter V8 engine with recoil biturbo 585 forces and 900 Nm of torque, is transmitted to all wheels through a 7-band transmission AMG Speedshift MCT. A hundred places with an option for gaining the same 3.9 seconds as the S63 Coupe, and the maximum speed is limited to 250 km/h.
Configurations and prices. Receiving orders for Mercedes S-Class Cabriolet was launched in January 2016, and the first cars arrived at dealerships in April. For convertible version of the S 500 is asked of $170,000, and for the all-wheel drive 585-hp S 63 4MATIC will pay at least $219,700. And in the summer there was a top S 65 Cabriolet Technical , which asked for $319,400.