The 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class (W222) will step into Indian car market tomorrow! The new Mercedes S-Class India launch event will be held in New Delhi and tune in to Motoroids tomorrow for complete coverage of the official event.
The bookings for the new S-Class have been underway since almost a couple of months now and from what we know, the order books at Mercedes India have been overflowing.
As already reported by us, initially, the new 2014 S-Class will come to us in only the S500 variant. The new Mercedes S500 is powered by a twin turbo 4663 cc V8 petrol motor that has a max power of 453bhp and peak torque of 71.38 kgm. Also, India will get the S-Class only in the long wheelbase version.The new Mercedes S500 will come to us via CBU route and will be priced around INR 1.4 crores.
The diesel variant of Mercedes S-Class, the 350CDI, will be launched once the CKD assembly of the new car commences in India. CKD operations will allow the car to be priced significantly cheaper.
The S-Class will come loaded with a lot of safety features, which include next generation set of features such as Active Parking Assist, Active Lane Keeping Assist, Night View Assist Plus, DISTRONIC Plus with Steering Assist, Brake Assist Plus with Cross-Traffic Assist, Pre-Safe Brake with pedestrian recognition etc.
Stay tuned to Motoroids for more dope on the new 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class.