The Mercedes-Benz S-Class is available with four exterior colour options, Obsidian Black, Diamond White, Ruby Black and Diamond Silver. The luxury sedan is offered with 19 inch five spoke alloy wheels in two different designs. It measures 5,246 mm in length, 1,899 mm in width, 1,494 mm in height and has a wheelbase of 3,165 mm.
The Mercedes-Benz S-Class is available with a Burmester 3D surround sound with 24 speakers and an infotainment system that supports USB, AUX as well as Bluetooth connectivity. In addition, mood lighting is also a part of the standard package to offer more convenience to the occupants. The rear seats can also recline up to 43 degrees and there is a massage function in each of them. The night vision assist aids in identifying hazards on the road as well. All models of the Mercedes-Benz S-Class are available with a Panoramic Sunroof.
The Mercedes-Benz S-Class is powered by one petrol engine and one diesel engine option, a 2,966 cc V8 motor and a 5,980 cc V12 unit. The V8 engine generates 459 hp of power from 5,250 rpm to 5,500 rpm and 700 Nm of torque between 1,800 rpm and 3,500 rpm. The V12 engine produces 530 hp of power from 4,900 rpm to 5,300 rpm and 830 Nm of torque between 1,900 rpm and 4,000 rpm.
The Mercedes-Benz S-Class petrol and diesel engines are mated to a 7G-TRONIC 7 speed automatic transmission. Both powertrains are tuned for the best balance between performance and fuel efficiency.
Safety package on all variants of the Mercedes-Benz S-Class includes ABS with EBD, 7 airbags, Electronic Stability Programme and many other safety features that come standard in a car of this segment.
Both, the Mercedes-Benz S-Class S400 and the Mercedes -Benz S-Class S350d has a claimed fuel efficiency of 12.8 kmpl. These mileage figures are satisfactory for its segment.