Once again, the all-new Mercedes-Benz S-Class Maybach was confirmed for this year’s 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show. According to our sources, the new vehicle will be slotted above the standard S-Class and below the upcoming Pullman limousine. Set to mark the return of the Maybach name, the new Mercedes-Maybach S600 will be 8 inches longer than the standard S-Class.
Gordon Wagener, the head of global design at Mercedes-Benz, said that the new vehicle will be 5.5 meters long, which makes it shorter than the Maybach 57 (5.7 m). Under the hood we will find a 6.0-liter twin-turbo V12 engine that will generate over 500 hp and deliver the power to the rear wheels.
Moreover, the Mercedes-Maybach S600 will get the Magic Body Control suspension in order to offer the highest level of comfort for its passengers.
Regarding the design, there new vehicle will look very much like an S-Class, but the interior will feature the finest materials, reclining seats for the rear passengers as well as the Maybach badges.
Set to go on sale next year, the Mercedes-Maybach S600 will take on high-end vehicles such as the Bentley Mulsanne and the Rolls-Royce Ghost Series II. More details to be revealed!