Austin Mercedes-Benz S-Class Brochure 2010, Information, Packages, Options, Performance, S400 Hybrid, S550, S600, Premium 1 Package, Premium 2 Package, Driver Assistance Package, Sport Package, Sport Package Plus One, Rear Seat Package, Rear Seat Entertainment Package
- 1. Perhaps the only car in the world that doesnt aspire to be something else. For generations, one sedan has occupied the summit of passionate desire and promises delivered to people from dignitaries to driving enthusiasts. And while other cars keep striving to emulate it, the S-Class continually reinvents what cars could be a claim reasserted most clearly for 2010 as a new S 400 HYBRID joins the legendary S 550 V-8 and superlatively smooth S 600 V-12. No matter which one you choose, the heritage of innovations, advances and genuine breakthroughs in performance, luxury and safety remains ongoing and unbroken. More than the flagship of the Mercedes-Benz marque, it is the beacon for an industry. And the rich reward for being a captain of your own industry, or just for leading your life wisely. This is the 2010 S-Class. For more information, please visit www.mbusa.com S 550 shown on cover with Palladium Silver metallic paint and at left with Black paint.
2. Takes your breath away. And gives it back. The S-Class has a history of making magic outof thin air. It was the first sedan with standard dual air bags. The first CFC-free car. And its AIRMATICair suspension creates a nearly supernatural mix of crisp handling and cushioned ride. Now it aims forfresher air through the magic of engineering, with the new S 400 HYBRID. With ultra-low emissions andhigh fuel efficiency, its also the first production sedan to use a lithium-ion battery for its gas-electricpowertrain. You get breathtaking performance. Everyone gets to breathe easier.Hybrid 3.5-liter gasoline V-6 + electric motor, 295 combined hp, 284 combined lb-ft net torqueS400HYBRID Transmission 7-speed automatic Wheels 18" split 7-spoke1 Suspension AIRMATIC semi-active, Adaptive Damping System Drivetrain Rear-wheel driveEngine 5.5-liter gasoline V-8, 382 hp @ 6,000 rpm, 391 lb-ft net torque @ 2,8004,800 rpmS550Transmission 7-speed automatic Wheels 18" 5-spoke1 Suspension AIRMATIC semi-active, Adaptive Damping System Drivetrain Rear-wheel or 4MATIC all-wheel driveEngine 5.5-liter twin-turbo gasoline V-12, 510 hp @ 5,000 rpm 612 lb-ft net torque @ 1,8003,500 rpmS600Transmission 5-speed automatic Wheels Staggered-width 18" 5-spoke1 Suspension Active Body Control (ABC) with crosswind stabilization Drivetrain Rear-wheel drive An automatic engine stop-start system and Enhanced for crosswind stability, available The S 550 offers the all-season, all-road Models with AIRMATIC suspension feature energy recuperation while the vehicle isActive Body Control (ABC)3 instantlyconfidence of 4MATIC all-wheel drive. Itsa new Direct-steer system. It offers crisper braking help the clean, quiet S 400 HYBRIDadapts every time each wheel moves up orcompact and lightweight, for sporty, balanced feedback in sharp turns and easier parking, deliver outstanding fuel economy.2down, balancing comfort with composure. handling on dry roads, too. yet keeps minor moves smooth and stable. S 550 shown with Black paint. Please see endnotes in back of brochure. 3. Peers into the future. And looks out for yours. Mercedes-Benz has always combined visionary thinking withkeen insight into human nature. Its led to such automotive firsts as emergency-sensing Brake Assist PLUS, ElectronicStability Control, and countless safety innovations that help protect you in an accident and help you avoid them. Itsbreakthrough PRE-SAFE system can tighten the front seat belts, adjust the front passenger seat and even close thewindows and sunroof to better prepare you for an impending collision.4 Available DISTRONIC PLUS, our adaptive cruisecontrol, includes new PRE-SAFE Brake. It can bring your S-Class to a complete halt if it senses stopped traffic ahead,then resume moving automatically.5 Other systems can help you stay in your lane, tell you if theres a car in your blindspot,6 or even reveal pedestrians on a dark road. The S-Class is always on the lookout for ways to improve your outlook.Lane Keeping Assist lets the driver of an Reading invisible infrared beams with a New ATTENTION ASSIST on the S 550 and Using a camera to detect vehicles ahead,S-Class Sedan know if unintended drifting special camera, Night View Assist PLUSS 600 continually monitors your driving Adaptive Highbeam Assist10 infinitely variesoff-course is detected, by vibrating thedisplays a clearer view of a dark roadway.behavior, and sounds an alert if it sensesthe Bi-Xenon headlamp range, to maximizesteering wheel.7It can even highlight pedestrians for you.8 that youre getting drowsy on a long trip.9 illumination without glare to other drivers.S 400 HYBRID shown with Black paint and optional 19" multispoke wheels. Please see endnotes in back of brochure. 4. The 2010 S-Class. Theremightbenootherplaceonearth inwhichyoufeelatonceensconcedinsanctuaryyetonewith theworldastheSClasscabin.Amidanabundanceoffinely stitchedleatherandhandpolishedwood,itisanenvironment wheretechnologyseemsbornefromnatureconnectedtoyour senses,fallingtoyourhand,andseeminglyintunewithyour intuition.ThecentralCOMANDcontrollerandhighresolution 8" display offer streamlined access to multiple features. An enhanced voice control system and integrated Bluetooth let you go handsfree.11 And subtle ambient lighting now offers soothingcomfortinyourchoiceofthreecolors.Everypassing mile in the SClass makes you feel not just farther along on yourjourney,butricherfortheexperience.Luxury seating.Heated14waypowerfrontseatsincludepneumatic lumbarsupportand3positionmemory.ActiveVentilatedfrontseats10 helpkeepyoucooleranddryeronwarmdays.Inarearendcollision, NECKPRO activefrontheadrestraintshelppreventwhiplashinjuries.COMAND system. Navigation12andasuiteofinformationfeaturesare unifiedwithavivid8"display,convenientcentralcontrollerand40GB harddrive.SIRIUSTrafficwithrealtimeupdates,13ZagatSurveyratings forrestaurants,hotelsandgolfcourses,andanadvancedvoicecontrol systemallhelpmakegettingwhereyouwanttogoeasier.Surround sound. COMANDalsointegratesaworldofentertainment: 6discindashDVD/CD,15speaker600wattharman/kardonLOGIC7sound withDolbyDigital5.1,SIRIUSSatelliteRadio,13HDDigitalRadio,iPod integration,14indashmemorycardreader,and7.2GBofmusicstorage. Premium 2 Package.Foraddedcomfortandconvenience,thisoption package(standardontheS600)addsDriveDynamicmulticontourfront seatswithmassage,PARKTRONICwithParkingGuidanceandrearview camera,15andthetouchunlockanddriveeaseofKEYLESSGO. S550shownwithCashmere/SavannaleatherinteriorandoptionalNightViewAssistPLUS,and DriverAssistanceandPremium2Packages.Pleaseseeendnotesinbackofbrochure. 5. S-Class options and packages.EverySClasscomeslavishedwithfeaturesandsystemstoenhanceeverydrivewithperformance,luxuryand securityfromadaptiveairsuspensiontolightsensingheadlampstorainsensingwiperstostandard10wayairbagprotection.Refinementsinclude sunandhumiditysensingdualzoneclimatecontrol,anindash6discDVD/CDaudiovideoplayer,andamultifunctionsteeringwheelswathedinglovesoft Premiumleather.TotailoryourSClassevenmorepreciselytoyourwishes,aselectionofinnovations,enhancementsandconveniencesareofferedas individualoptions,orpackagedtogetherforaddedvalue.For more information, visit www.mbusa.comS 400S 400 S 550S 600S 550 S 600 HYBRID HYBRID INDIVIDUAL OPTIONS OPTION PACKAGES0 0 4MATICallwheeldrivel lPremium 1 Package: ActiveBiXenonheadlampswithLEDDaytimeRunningLampsl Panoramasunroof AdaptiveHighbeamAssistl Powerrearsidewindowsunblinds HeatedandActiveVentilatedfrontseats l NightViewAssistPLUSwithPedestrianDetection8lPremium 2 Package:0 l ActiveBodyControl(ABC)withcrosswindstabilizationIncludesallitemsinPremium1Package,plus:(notavailablewith4MATICallwheeldrive)DriveDynamicmulticontourfrontseatswithmassage KEYLESSGOl HeatedsteeringwheelPARKTRONIC(withParkingGuidance) Rearviewcamera15l Premiumleatherupholstery(ExclusiveleatheronS600)llBurlWalnutwoodtrim(nochargeoptiononS600) lDriver Assistance Package: BlindSpotAssist619"multispokewheels 1 DISTRONICPLUS(withPRESAFEBrake)520"10spokewheels1(delayedavailability)LaneKeepingAssist70 Illuminateddoorsills0Sport Package: Sportbodystyling(frontandrearbumpers,sideskirts) 19"AMG5spokewheelswithallseasontires10Sport Package Plus One: Sportbodystyling(frontandrearbumpers,sideskirts) Mercedes-Benz European Delivery Program.Pickupyour20"AMG5spokewheelswithhighperformancetires1 newMercedesBenzinGermanyandtakeadvantageofexclusivesavings,16 lRear Seat Package: unforgettableexperiencesandthemanybenefitsofEuropeanDelivery.8waypoweradjustableoutboardrearseats 5placeseating For additional information, visit www.mbusa.com/edp 4zoneautomaticclimatecontrol HeatedandActiveVentilatedrearseats lRear Seat Entertainment Package: RearSeatEntertainmentsystemdualsourceDVD Twosetsofwirelessheadphones Tworemotecontrols S550shownwithIridiumSilvermetallicpaintandoptionalSportPackage.Pleaseseeendnotesinbackofbrochure. l Standard Optional 0 Notavailable 6. Color and TrimINTERIOR UPHOLSTERYINTERIOR HIGH-GLOSS WOOD TRIM EXTERIOR PAINTWORK, METALLIC Black Burl WalnutBarolo RedIridium Silver Cashmere/SavannaBrown Poplar (S 600) Capri BlueJade Green Grey/Dark Grey Diamond White17 Majestic Black EXTERIOR PAINTWORK, NON-METALLIC BlackFlint GreyPalladium Silver ENDNOTES 1 Lower aspect-ratio tires and accompanying wheels provide substantially increased treadwear, increased tiredriving involvement. It does not recognize or predict the curvature and lane layout of the road or the movement of 9 Driving while drowsy or distracted is dangerous and should be avoided. Attention Assist may be insufficient to alertservice only available in the 48 contiguous United States and the District of Columbia. Service available in Canada; noise and reduced ride comfort. Serious wheel and tire damage may occur if the vehicle is operated on rough orvehicles ahead. It is the drivers responsibility at all times to be attentive to traffic and road conditions, and to provide a fatigued or distracted driver of lane drift and cannot be relied on to avoid an accident or serious injury.