Mercedes-Benz S500 Coupe will get the 9G-TRONIC transmission in early 2015

Article by Christian A., on July 4, 2014

Mercedes-Benz introduced installed its new 9G-TRONIC automatic transmission on the 2015 CLS Facelift but it appears that it will soon install it on other models as well. The next model to get it is the S500 Coupe with rear wheel drive.

For those who still don’t know, the two-door coupe is powered by a 4663 cc V8 biturbo engine that generates 455 hp (335 kW) and a maximum torque of 700 Nm.

The Mercedes-Benz S500 Coupe is currently available with the 7G-TRONIC Plus transmission. Mercedes-Benz says that the 9G-TRONIC transmission is lighter, more fuel-efficient and can handle up to 1,000 Nm (737 lb-ft) of torque.

If you liked the article, share on:

Comments

Recommended

After having recently released teaser images of the new McLaren Senna, the automaker is finally ready to make a proper unveiling. The Senna, which is part of the Ultimate Series,...
by - December 11, 2017
Taxi commuters in Europe may find themselves getting comfortable in Opel flagship estates – the Insignia Sports Tourer and the Insignia Country Tourer. Yes, the German carmaker now part of...
by - December 11, 2017
Since Elon Musk revealed the Tesla Semi a couple of weeks ago, the automaker began receiving a number of pre-orders of the all-electric truck. Many of these orders come from...
by - December 11, 2017
We have some good news for Mazda MX-5 Miata owners in the United Kingdom. The automaker recently announced an upgrade for the model which they call the Z-Sport model. Sales...
by - December 11, 2017
It has only been a few days since Oliver Schmidt, former Volkswagen executive, was handed a maximum possible sentence by US District Judge Sean Cox. He will have to spend...
by - December 11, 2017
Facebook

Youtube Channel

Tip Us
Do you have a tip for us?
Did you film an important event?
Contact us
Newsletter
Subscribe to our newsletter!
Subscribe
Galleries