The new Mercedes S-Class Coupe will arrive in September priced from £96,565 for the entry level S500 model.
At launch there will be two models, the S 63 AMG and the top of the range S 65 AMG which will cost £183,065. The £96,565 S 500 Coupe AMG Line will arrive to complete the line up in early 2015.
The S 500 is powered by a V8 4663cc petrol engine producing 455 hp / 700 Nm with CO2 emissions of 219 g/km. The S 63 AMG is equipped with a V8 5461 cc engine outputting 585 hp / 900 Nm of torque, with recorded emissions of 237 g/km. Where the mighty S 65 AMG, comes with a V12 5980cc petrol unit with 630 hp capable of delivering 1000 Nm of torque with a CO2 output of 279 g/km.
Standard equipment includes, Active Parking Assist with a reversing camera, panoramic roof, and a TFT 12.3” display, the Magic Vision Control system and COMAND Online plus a choice of nine metallic paint finishes.
Then there is an array of options, the premium package, which when specified with the S 500 costs an additional £4,995 adds 20” alloy wheels, illuminated door sills, Seat Comfort Pack, Keyless-Go Package, Burmester sound system, plus Climatised Seats to keep you cool or warm, depending on the weather, a 360 camera and Air Balance - a system through which air is passed to remove pollutants and fragranced with a choice of perfumes.
The S 63 AMG Coupe is blessed with the Seat Comfort Package, Magic Body Control which helps to keep the car flat through the most demanding of bends and a 13-speaker Burmester surround sound system. The S 65 AMG Coupe gains a Head-up display, a TV Tuner, a 360 camera, and Night View Assist which helps you to see pedestrians and animals at night.
You can add MAGIC SKY CONTROL for £4,030 to the panoramic roof which controls the opacity of the roof taking it from dark to transparent at the wish of the driver.There is the option of a refrigerated compartment in the rear (£1,130) and brake calipers painted in red (£620 available on the S 63 AMG and S 65 AMG).
Should the budget allow there are AMG styling options which include the £5,000 AMG Exterior Carbon-fibre Package and the £765 AMG Night Package which comprises AMG sports exhaust system with two black chrome finished twin tailpipes, and high-gloss black highlights.
|Model||Power (hp)||Torque (Nm)||CO2 (g/km)||Price|
|S 500 - 4663 cc, eight-cylinder||455||700||219||£96,565|
|S 63 AMG - 5461 cc, eight-cylinder||585||900||237||£125,595|
|S 65 AMG - 5980 cc, twelve-cylinder||630||1000||279||£183,065|
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