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EXCLUSIVE: Next-gen S-Class to go all-hybrid in U.S., save AMG variants

by Chris Paukert (RSS feed) on Mar 25th, 2010 at 1:32PM

According to an Autoblog source close to the project, Mercedes-Benz will go all-hybrid with its next-generation S-Class lineup in America – with the exception of enthusiast-oriented AMG models. The plutocrat cruiser is expected to roll up in 2012, and it is understood that gas-only S-Class models will be the exclusive preserve of the company's performance arm – the German automaker is not talking about offering both regular and hybrid variants of the same model, at least in the States. Presently, Daimler only offers a single gasoline-electric variant of its W221 S-Class... Read More

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