Mercedes-Benz to launch the S400 in India on 29th March

Mercedes Benz is set to launch the S 400 in India on 29th of March. Once launched, the S 400 will be the most affordable petrol variants from the S-Class.

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The new S-Class. Press Drive, Canada 2013, Die neue S-Klasse. Pressefahrvorstellung in Kanada, 2013

Mercedes-Benz India is all set to launch a new variant of the S-class – the S400 on the 29th of March. The said variant of the limousine will position itself between the S350 and the S500 variants. Other variants on offer include the S63 AMG, Maybach S500 and S600, apart from the armored versions of the Maybach; namely the Maybach S500 Guard and the S600 Guard.

Earlier seen on the E-class Cabriolet, the 400 suffix suggests that the vehicle would be powered by a 3.0 litre twin turbocharged V6 petrol engine that produces a power output of 329 hp and a peak torque of 480 Nm. This engine is mated to a 7 speed G-Tronic automatic transmission internationally, while power is sent to the rear wheels. Air suspension will be a standard feature on all four sides.

The new S-Class. Press Drive, Canada 2013, Die neue S-Klasse. Pressefahrvorstellung in Kanada, 2013

The tag of the most affordable petrol model of the S-class was the S 500 powered by a twin turbo V8 engine but the upcoming S 400 is bound to change that. Officials of the German automobile manufacturer will reveal the price of the S400 at the end of this month and we expect it to arrive with a price tag of Rs. 1.2 crore to 1.3 crore (Ex-Showroom).

What are your views on the upcoming S 400 from Mercedes-Benz? Are you excited for the launch? Tell us your views trough the comments section below.

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