Mercedes Maybach S 650 India launch at auto expo 2018
MBIL has set the launch of the Mercedes-Maybach S 650 in India. The range-topping model in the Mercedes-Maybach S-Class saloon range will be launched at the Auto Expo slated to kick off on February 7, 2018. The Mercedes-Maybach S 650 saloon is 1,899 mm wide, 5,462 mm long and 1,498 mm tall. It has a 3,365 mm wheelbase. Under the hood resides a 6.0-litre biturbo V12 petrol engine that puts out 630 PS and 1,000 Nm of torque. The AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 7-speed sports auto transmission sends control to the wheels.
Taking center stage at the Mercedes-Benz pavilion in Hall 15 will be the Mercedes-Maybach S 650 sedan. The car is at the top of Mercedes-Benz’s line of luxury cars and features a long wheelbase, handcrafted cabin and a host of other exclusive features. The Mercedes-Maybach S 650 is powered by a hand built, 6-litre, V12, biturbo motor. The motor creates 630PS and 1,000Nm. Mercedes-Benz will launch the car at the Auto Expo.
The next vehicle will be a first for Mercedes-Benz India. The new E-Class All Terrain is a jacked up E-class station wagon with Mercedes-Benz’s 4MATIC all-wheel drive as standard. The design looks quite striking with a bold, twin-slat grille and blacked-out wheel arch covers. The E-Class All Terrain also comes with air-suspension which allows the driver increase the ride height while driving off-road. The Mercedes-Benz E-Class All-Terrain will go on sale in India in the latter half of 2018. The Mercedes-Benz EQ electric SUV concept previews Mercedes-Benz’s first production electric model. Mercedes describes the concept’s styling as an electro look. The EQ is powered by two electric motors.
Besides these three vehicles Mercedes-Benz will also display the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula 1 car as well as the AMG GT R and the AMG GLC 43 Coupe. In addition, the company will also show its existing line-up of cars.
Speaking about the company’s plans at the Auto Expo. Roland Folger, MD and CEO, Mercedes-Benz India CEO stated that Auto Expo leftovers the much awaited event in the Indian Automotive Industry and Mercedes-Benz is glad to be associated with the event. It also showcases the company’s commitment to the Indian market.