Mercedes is a very age old brand in the automobile industry, and it has been surprising people with their high-quality cars for decades. They have set a benchmark in the automobile industry. Quality is not at all an issue when it comes to Mercedes. They have evolved a lot over the years in terms of performance as well as appearance. This time, they have decided to facelift one of their popular cars which will be released in the market as 2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class.
2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class – Body Styles Changes and other Options
This sedan is very spacious as it can be understood from the mere sight of it. The length of this sedan has been increased in this facelift which will further increase the leg space and hence the interior space. First and foremost, there is a huge rectangular round cornered grille section in the front fascia which is a signature style of Mercedes. This grille has got horizontal slats of metal in front of vertical slits of metal. Also, there is a vertical metallic division in the center. Also, the Mercedes logo is fixed in the center of the bonnet.
Headlights are quite bigger in size with a boomerang-shaped LED lining in bonnet side corner of each headlight box. There is an indicator lamp in corners of each headlight box. There are small fog lamps in two corners of the front bumper. There is another small segment of the grille in the center portion of the front bumper. Also, the ground clearance in this car is lower which restricts the car to on-road drive only. But due to low ground clearance, this Mercedes-Benz S-Class 2017 looks impressive.
Top notch 18-inch alloy wheels with five pairs of nicely crafted spokes have been installed in 2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class. Chrome lining has been offered in all the window panes which bring a classic look in every sedan.
Engine, Fuel Economy and Top Speed of 2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class
As far as engine specification is concerned, 2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class has got a 4.7-liter engine V8 with the twin turbocharged technology as the base version. This engine can produce a power of up to 449 hp. This car will be available in both rear two wheel drives as well as four wheel drive. The S600 is available with an engine of V12 producing a power of up to 523 hp.
Fuel economy of this car is expected to be around 17 mpg for city drive and around 25 mpg for the highway drive. Upcoming S-Class can reach 60 mph from 0 at around 4.4 seconds of time. Top speed of this car has been rated at 132 mph.
Consoles and Safety features
With Mercedes-Benz, you ought to expect high quality latest version technical consoles. These will include Bluetooth, touch-screen interface, navigation, audio system, automatic climate control, etc. There are safety features as well such as automatic lane assistance, child lock, rear view mirror, etc.
2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class – Price and Release date
In conclusion, the 2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class has been fixed with a price of around $96,575 for the base version. There will be other versions as well in all probability. Prices will be higher for those versions. Finally, this car is supposed to hit the market in the beginning of next year.