The Mercedes-Benz S600 is the new flagship model of the brand. The charm of its alchemy involves all the lovers of the luxury universe. The new model is a flagship of reference as this car offers a superb conjugation of class and luxury, which makes it like a being in hotel but on wheels. Its grandeur is a litmus test of the technological glitz, well represented by a valuable set-up that is able to make you feel its power. Despite the fact that it already reflects the best of the brand, the S-Class has been further improved with features such as head-up display with a touchpad, that are indeed some pieces of the equipment that further enhance the current series.
On aesthetics and attention to detail there is little to add, since it has always been a model of excellence. As far as the mechanism is concerned, it is of a higher level. The V12 biturbo engine in the S600, with its 390 kW (530 hp) it is even more powerful than the one that came before it, the 380 kW (517 hp) one. The engine capacity has been increased from 5,513 to 5,980 cm3 and the maximum torque stands at 830 Nm from 1,900 rpm/min.
The S600 is equipped with the ECO start/ stop function, and that is a first that this feature is in the standard equipment, in addition to meeting the standard exhaust emissions of Euro 6. On the combined cycle, the S600 consumes just 11.1 liters per 100 km; 21 % less than its predecessor (14.1 l/100 km). The extensive standard equipment of the S600 emphasizes its role as a flagship. The standard equipment includes, among other things, the Intelligent Light System and the Magic Body Control suspension with Road Surface Scan. Last but not least, there is also the package of driver assistance systems Plus.
With the new touchpad (added on request), you can control all functions of the head unit through the use of gestures of the fingers. On the touchpad it is also possible to directly write typical letters, every number and the there are also the special characters in any language available on the head unit. The touchpad can then be used to give commands in addition to the COMAND Controller and the voice control system called LINGUATRONIC.
Always in demand, the S-Class also has a head-up display, to display the data running on the windshield. A thousand details that confirm the central role of the driver and his passengers, who can also count on the help of the Collision Prevention Assist Plus and the Adaptive Brake Assist to enhance active safety.
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