Mercedes-BenzS-Class

Mercedes S-Class

Imagine the audacity: during the salad days of the early 2000s, the company that invented the automobile – already synonymous with class-leading luxury – sought to further expand its portfolio by crashing the ultraluxury party. Going up against the likes of Rolls-Royce and Bentley,…

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2016 Mercedes-Benz S-Class - S600 4dr Sedan (Base)
S600 4dr Sedan (Base)
MSRP:
$169,050
Engine:
6.0L V-12
MPG:
14 City / 21 HWY
2016 Mercedes-Benz S-Class - S550 4dr Rear-wheel Drive Sedan (Base)
S550 4dr Rear-wheel Drive Sedan (Base)
MSRP:
$95,650
Engine:
4.7L V-8
MPG:
17 City / 26 HWY
2016 Mercedes-Benz S-Class - S550 4dr All-wheel Drive 4MATIC Sedan (Base)
S550 4dr All-wheel Drive 4MATIC Sedan (Base)
MSRP:
$98,650
Engine:
4.7L V-8
MPG:
16 City / 26 HWY
2016 Mercedes-Benz S-Class - S550 2dr All-wheel Drive 4MATIC Coupe (Base)
S550 2dr All-wheel Drive 4MATIC Coupe (Base)
MSRP:
$121,550
Engine:
4.7L V-8
MPG:
16 City / 24 HWY
2016 Mercedes-Benz S-Class - Maybach S600 4dr Sedan (Base)
Maybach S600 4dr Sedan (Base)
MSRP:
$189,350
Engine:
6.0L V-12
MPG:
13 City / 20 HWY
Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet completes the luxury trinity

The third member of Mercedes-Benz's S-Class family, the Cabriolet, will debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show later this month.
Mercedes shows off more of the S-Class Cabriolet

This photo of the upcoming Mercedes S-Class Cabriolet shows us pretty much what we can expect to see at the Frankfurt Motor Show.
Mercedes previews new S-Class convertible

Mercedes-Benz gives us an advance look at what its largest coupe will look like without its roof in place, bringing the number of S-Class body-styles up to four.

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Daily Driver: 2016 Mercedes-Maybach S600

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2016 Mercedes-Maybach S600 First Drive
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Mercedes-Benz recalling 5,800 vehicles over potential fires

It turns out Ford isn't the only automaker worried about car fire recalls these days. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration today issuing a recall for potential fires on various 2011 and 2012 model year Mercedes-Benz vehicles, occurring from a fault with a fuel filter flange. The problem stems from an issue in the molding process that can allow the flange to crack, leak gasoline and possibly cause a fire.
Mercedes-Benz recalling 6,800 diesel models

Nearly 7,000 Mercedes-Benz vehicles are being recalled for potentially leaky fuel filters. Included under the recall are diesel (read: Bluetec) versions of the 2011 E-Class, GL-Class, M-Class, and R-Class, as well as the 2012 S-Class.