The Mercedes-Benz manufactured the first S-Class coupe in 2014 after unveiling the car at the 2013 Frankfurt Motor Show. The full-size luxury grand tourer is characterized by the uncompromised blend of technology & luxury and incredible comfort & safety. The German automobile giant is doing final touches on a new model which will be named the 2017 Mercedes S-Class Coupe.
2017 Mercedes S-Class Coupe – Luxury and Elegance Design:
The automobile company will use an all-new design platform to build the new coupe. This platform utilizes the Sensual Purity design architecture available in the W222 S-Class. Similar to the outgoing model, the new car will have a streamlined and aerodynamic body, but will look more fashionable and modern. There will be full-LED headlamps, one-piece grille, DRLs and A-shaped bumper. In the rear end, the car will sport slimmer taillights and stylish exhaust tips. The sides will be glazed by distinctive skirts and 19-inch alloy wheels.
In the Interior, the 2017 Mercedes S-Class Coupe will feature upgraded leather upholstery and a more user-friendly steering wheel & seats. There will be improved low seat configuration and lateral support mechanisms in the seats. The cabin will also be made more spacious to further improve the car’s comfort.
When it comes to the electronic system, the coupe will get a 12.3-inch entertainment screen, a navigation system, satellite & HD radio, a 13-speaker sound system, Bluetooth audio, USB ports & phone connectivity, a rearview camera, Mercedes telematics and an automatic climate control system, among other high-tech features.
2017 Mercedes S-Class Coupe – Engine and Fuel Economy:
The Mercedes sports coupe will feature the following engines: 4.7-liter V8, 5.5-liter V8, and 6.0-liter V12. The 4.7-liter engine has a capacity of 450 hp and 516 lb-ft while the 5.5-liter engine has a capacity of 582 hp and 612 lb-ft. The 6.0-liter powertrain is rated 621 hp and 738 lb-ft.
The three powerhouses will work with either a 7 or 8-speed automatic transmission system. As for speeds, the car will take 4.9 seconds to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph and will record a top speed of 160 mph. As for fuel economy, the vehicle will record fuel consumption figures of 17 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway. Moreover, it will give out lesser pollutants compared to the outgoing model.
Safety and Security:
In order to ensure the new 2017 Mercedes S-Class Coupe is safe and secure, the car manufacturer will equip it with an array of protection features. There will be traffic sign assist, advanced cruise control, wrong-way driving warning function, parking assist, active lane keeping assist, collision prevention assist, security alarms, active blind-spot monitors, seatbelts and nine airbags.
2017 Mercedes S-Class Coupe – Cost, Availability, and Competitions:
You can expect to purchase the low-end model at around $95,000. As for the top-notch model, the biggest cost is likely to be around $228,000. The car will be available to customers in the second quarter of 2017.