Launched on February 26, 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class 2018 comes with a thorough revamp to the exteriors, mainly on the headlamps, bumpers and tail lamps. The interior highlight include an upgraded 12.3-inch HD screen infotainment system with a central command unit.
The under hood also witnesses considerable changes. It is now well-equipped with a 3.0-litre inline-six and BSVI-compliant diesel engine which can generate 286PS of power and 400Nm of torque. The other engine option is the 3.0-litre V6 petrol engine which can produce 367PS of power and 500Nm of torque. The two engines come mated to a nine-speed automatic transmission.
The new S-Class will run a competition with the BMW 7 Series, Jaguar XJ, Audi A8, and the Lexus LS 500h.
Mercedes-Benz S Class Maestro Edition was launched at the price of Rs 1.51 Crore as the top-spec variant of S Class range. It comes with various smart features which are not available on the standard S350d.