Mercedes Maybach S600 launched at 2.6 Crore

Mercedes-Benz announced the launch of the 12th car of the year in Mercedes Maybach S600, the ultra-luxury saloon priced at 2.60 Crore ex-showroom, Pune.

Eberhard Kern commented, “With the launch of the Mercedes-Maybach, we now expand the current range of the S-Class with the addition of a vehicle that sets a new benchmark for exclusivity and meets even the most discerning of requirements in terms of its appointments. The Mercedes-Maybach, which is the most prestigious and exclusive offering from us till date, will strengthen Mercedes-Benz’s unparalleled presence in the topmost end of the luxury car market in India.”

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The S600 sold out within two weeks of the announcement of the launch date announcement, the company said in a statement. Along with the S600, Mercedes started the local production of Maybach S500 which will be priced at 1.67 Crore.

The Maybach S600 is powered by a 6.0-liter V12 Bi-Turbo engine capable of 530 hp and 830 Nm of torque, paired to a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission. The unique features of Mercedes-Maybach S-Class include AIRMATIC suspension, exclusive nappa leather upholstery, AIR BALANCE PACKAGE, PRE SAFE rear package with rear seat beltbag, Burmester 3D surround system with 1540 watt with 24 speakers and seven colour ambient lighting, Night View Assist Plus and Chauffer Package.

The Mercedes-Maybach is 207 mm longer than the S-Class with long wheelbase. 200 mm of this is the result of the extension between the B and C-pillar. All this additional space is used to boost comfort for rear passengers.

The locally assembled Maybach S500 on the other hand sources power from a 4.7-liter V8 rated for 459 hp and 700 Nm of torque. Top speed on both cars is electronically limited to 250kmph.

Mercedes-Maybach S 500

Number of cylinders/ arrangement : 8/V
Displacement (cc) : 4663
Rated output (hp at rpm): 459 at 5250-5500
Rated torque (Nm at rpm) : 700/ 1800-3500
Acceleration 0-100 km/h (s): 5.0
Top speed (km/h): 250

Mercedes-Maybach S 600

Number of cylinders/ arrangement : 12/V
Displacement (cc) : 5980
Rated output (hp at rpm): 530 at 4900-5300
Rated torque (Nm at rpm) : 830/1900-4000
Acceleration 0-100 km/h (s): 5.0
Top speed (km/h): 250

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