Mercedes-Benz Company will bring to the Detroit Motor Show 2014 S-Class W222 sedan in the top-end performance of the S600, which, like its predecessor, the V12 gasoline engine has received, but it is now the working volume of 6.0 liters.
The engine 530 develops the “horse”, and peak torque of 830 Nm (available in a range from 1900 to 4000 rev/min), which is transmitted to the rear wheel axle through an automatic transmission 7G Tronic Plus.
Configurations and prices Mercedes-Benz S 600 W222.
|600 L||$208,000||6.0 petrol (530 hp)||Machine (7)||rear|
The maximum speed of the new Mercedes-Benz S600 (2015-2016) is limited to 250 km/h and acceleration from zero to hundred occupies the same 4.6 seconds as the previous generation car. Note that the 630-hp sedan AMG S65 V12 is also equipped with a six-liter, sprint faster by 0.3 seconds.
For the first time this engine has got the function “start/stop”, which is standard and provides the engine compliance with environmental standards “Euro-6”. Average fuel consumption in the combined cycle is declared by the manufacturer at the level of 11.3 liters per hundred kilometers, that time is 21% better than the previous generation car indicators.
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Externally, the top-end sedan is virtually no different from the other versions. Hook the eye is possible only for a quartet of exhaust pipes of the exhaust system, wheels of another design, the radiator grille with three double ribs yes nameplates for “V12” on the front fenders and “S600” on the trunk lid.
The new Mercedes-Benz S600 (W222) is available only in long-wheelbase modification, and all brain functions of the device it can be controlled by gestures or through a special smartforma touchpad that recognizes numbers and handwritten text in any language, of the number of inherent in the system. However, this feature has been available on other versions of the S-Class 2014 model year.