Mercedes-Benz didn't just invent automobiles, but it was the founder of the S-Class segment, which was then followed by other competition. What happens when Mercedes-Benz introduces a new generation of the S-Class? It has been a revolutionary car, a marvel full of technological inventions. The new S-Class isn't any different. Outside, it does have its appealing front and LED-lit tail lamps.

But the interior of the S-Class is the place to be. The feel and the fit and finish of the materials is first-rate. The German designers have crafted every single element to perfection and it feels to have come from a designer store than a production plant. The wooden inserts along with the beige instrument panel do meld well -this called as the Designo wood myrtle shiny brown sunburst trim.

The front seats are large and comfortable. The large and soft seats cocoon around you and pamper you with the high-quality leather and also ensure that you do not move much in your seat when going through winding roads. The front seats are extremely cosy, but once you get into the rear seat. This comfort enhances as the seat also has AC and different types of massages. Mercedes-Benz has designed the perfect throne for its King customer. There is 530 litres of space for mi'lord wishes to carry any luggage.

The engines on offer on the S-Class are good and it comes with 4.6-litre V8 bi-turbo petrol engine and 3.0-litre V6 diesel engine. Mercedes-Benz is known for its comfort and plush ride quality, the ride suppleness on the S-Class is the best one would have ever experienced. It feels like you are gliding in a business-class flight. The AIRMATIC suspension does a whimsical job. The S-Class has always been very comfortable and there is no doubt that the current generation is the best of the lot.


1) S350 CDI

2) S500

Variants Ex-Showroom Price
151.27 Lakhs Get on road price


Fuel Type PETROL
Engine CC 2987
Power 286BHP
Torque 490Nm @1600rpm
No Of Cylinders 6
Transmission AUTOMATIC
Paddle Shift -
Kerb Weight 2000

Our Verdict

The Mercedes-Benz S-Class is a superlative, classy, ultra-luxurious vehicle that is meant for the uber-rich, heads of state and even celebrities. Coupled with the extreme comfort, luxury and state-of-the-art safety features, design and looks make it all the more irresistible. And since it is a high-end sedan that is just out to seduce the buyer, it comes with a hefty price tag and in India it costs over a crore. It is definitely one of the grandest of all the Benz vehicles and it is great to drive and also to be chauffeured around. And as such, it is a leader in its segment.