2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class New Specs and Features
The Mercedes-Ben S-Class has long been a popular choice for commuters looking for an upscale driving experience. With its sophisticated style and engaging performance, it’s no surprise that customers here at Loeber Motors have been anxiously awaiting details about the upcoming 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class specs and features. Luckily, we have new details on some of the powertrain options and technology that will be available with the new S-Class.
2018 S-Class Powertrain options
New engine options will be available for the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class sedan, with a model range that includes the S450 and S450 4MATIC which offer a 3.0-liter V6 biturbo engine that puts out 362 horsepower and 369 lb-ft of torque. Drivers that opt for the S560 and Mercedes-Maybach S560 4MATIC will benefit from a new 4.0-liter V8 engine that’s capable of up to 463 horsepower and 516 lb-ft of torque.
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S-Class Intelligent Drive Technology
Taking another major step towards autonomous driving, the S-Class will come equipped with the Mercedes-Benz Intelligent Drive System. This comes with Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC and Active Steering Assist to provide better comfort and support for the driving in keeping them in their lane. Other improved features include its Active Lane Change Assistance and the new Active Emergency Stop Assist.
The new Driver Assistance Package includes:
- Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC
- Active Steering Assist
- Active Lane Change Assist
- Active Emergency Stop Assist
- Traffic Sign Assist
Get the Mercedes-Benz S-Class in Chicago, IL
While there’s still some time before the 2018 model becomes available on our lot, we have a selection of 2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class models for you to check out in the meantime. Just take a look at our online inventory, and give us a call or schedule an appointment online. We’ll be happy to set up a test drive for you and the model of your choice.
To stay up-to-date on the 2018 S-Class and its release date, be sure to check back with our blog here at Loeber Motors!