Have you been wondering how much you have to produce to acquire a 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Facelift? Wonder no more, as Mercedes-Benz has already divulged the pricing – at least in Germany -- of the latest iteration of the Mercedes-Benz S-Class, which underwent a mid-cycle facelift for the 2018 model year.
Mercedes-Benz has now opened its order books for the new 2018 S-Class. Interested customers could choose from four versions: S350d, S400d, S560, and S63. All of these versions are 4Matic models, which mean that they are all-wheel drive premium vehicles.
According to Mercedes-Benz, the 2018 S-Class Facelift could be purchased for a little as EUR88,446.75 in Germany, and that goes for the Mercedes-Benz S 350 d 4Matic, which is powered by a 2,925-cc inline-six diesel engine that develops 286 hp (210 kW) of max output and 600 Nm of peak torque. For those who wanted to avail of the long-wheelbase version, they need to cough out EUR91,719.25. All are recommended retail prices in Germany and include 19-percent VAT.
Customers who want a more dynamic model of the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Facelift could opt for the Mercedes-Benz S 400 d 4Matic, which is powered by the same engine as the Mercedes-Benz S 350 d 4Matic, but is more powerful. The inline-six engine in the Mercedes-Benz S 400 d 4Matic delivers 340 hp (250 kW) of max output and 700 Nm of peak torque. This model has a starting price of EUR93,206.75 for the short-wheelbase version and EUR96,479.25 for the long-wheelbase unit.
Petrol-powered models are available for the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Facelift. The Mercedes-Benz S 560 4Matic is powered by a 4.0-liter V8 engine that delivers 469 hp (345 kW) of max output and 700 Nm of peak torque. It is available in three versions – short wheelbase, long wheelbase and Maybach. The short-wheelbase and long-wheelbase S 560 4Matic versions have starting prices of EUR113,960.35 and EUR116,994.85, respectively. The Maybach model, meanwhile, is offered at a starting price of EUR143,508.05.
Topping the range is the 2018 Mercedes-AMG S 63 4Matic+. It is available is only one version – the long-wheelbase unit. It is also powered by a 4.0-liter V8 engine that provides more power output and torque than the one in the Mercedes-Benz S 560 4Matic. The V8 mill in the AMG S 63 4Matic+ is able to deliver 612 hp (450 kW) of max output and 900 Nm of peak torque. The AMG S 63 4Matic+ has a starting price of EUR160,293 in Germany.
Of course, the new 2018 S-Class could be specified with a number of optional features like the extended LED ambient lighting (with 64 selectable colors) that is available at EUR476. Other available features include the Remote Parking Assistant (EUR4,343), Driving Assistance package (EUR2,737) and the Ultra Range Highbeam feature for the LED headlights (standard on the S63 and S560 but is an EUR1,999 option for other versions).
As per Mercedes-Benz, the first models of the new S‑Class will arrive in European dealerships in July. It also confirmed that additional new engines – as well as groundbreaking technologies like an integral 48-volt starter-alternator -- are already on the way.