2018 Mercedes Benz S Class will feature autonomous driving features.
The 2018 Mercedes Benz S-Class will come with comprehensive new features and all-new and highly-efficient engines.
Mercedes-Benz’s popular luxury sedan – S-Class – will receive a mid-life update early next year. First previewed at the 2017 Shanghai Auto Show in April, the 2018 Mercedes Benz S Class (global-spec) will come with comprehensive new features and all-new and highly-efficient engines with a series of new technologies for electrification. In fact, the 2018 model year will receive autonomous driving features. Read – The Fastest Production Car To Lap BIC – ‘Mercedes AMG GT-R’
The new S-Class facelift model was recently spotted on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway during its emission test rounds. The test mule was fitted with an emission testing apparatus that measures exhaust emissions while driving the car in the rear life conditions. The spy picture reveal its minor rear details including the new LED tail lights and revised bumper.
– New LED headlamps
– Revised bumpers
– New LED daytime running lights
– New alloy wheels
– New LED tail lamps
– 12.3-inch displays for infotainment system and instrument cluster
– New multi-function steering wheel
– Multiple leather seats options
– New seats with a new fragrance function
– Semi autonomous driving functions
– More-efficient new engines
The German carmaker hasn’t yet confirmed the new S-Class facelift for the Indian market. Though, it is likely to see a release early next year. Pictures & Details – Mercedes-AMG G65 Final Edition
Currently, the Mercedes S-Class sedan is available in the price range of Rs 1.19 crore to Rs 2.82 crore (ex-showroom). The facelifted model will receive multiple design updates along with a host of new comfort and connectivity features. The 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class price in India will be more or less similar to the current model. Read More About – 2017 Mercedes Benz GLA
The SUV carline will include the range-topping AMG model along with convertible, coupe and the long-wheelbase Maybach versions. Globally, Mercedes will offer the new S-Class with three all-new diesel and petrol 6-cylinder in-line engines and a new V8 twin turbo petrol motor.
The Mercedes-Benz S 350 d 4MATIC will be the most powerful diesel engine in the company’s product lineup. This new 6-cylinder oil burner has been designed to comply with future emission norms. In addition, the company is planning to introduce a plug-in hybrid powertrain with an electric range of about 50km. Check Out – 2017 Mercedes Benz E-Class: Pictures & Details
Visually, the sedan will see minor updates. Upfront, the car gets a new radiator grille, revised bumper with pronounced air intakes and new multi-beam LED headlamps (optional). The long wheelbase and V12 engined version of the saloon get additional chrome finish vertical bars in the front grille. The car gets new light alloy wheels with diameters between 17 to 20 inches. At the rear end, the saloon features new LED tail lamps and three new horizontal pairs of fibre optics. Read About – Mercedes AMG GLC 43 Coupe
Interior of the new S-Class will surely be more feature-loaded than the current model. It gets two new high-resolution 12.3-inch displays each for infotainment system and instrument cluster. There are touch-sensitive Touch Control buttons in the steering wheel. Mercedes will offer multiple interior wood trims and leather seats options with the saloon. The saloon gets new seats with a new fragrance function. Read About – Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 and GLA 45
Mercedes took a step towards autonomous driving technology with new S-Class facelift. The car gets a range of driving assistance and safety systems including active braking assist, attention assist, crosswind assist, occupant protection system Pre-Safe and traffic sign assist. It also gets active distance control distronic and active steering assist.