The 2013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class is offers in six different versions :S400 Hybrid, S350 BlueTec, S600, S550, S63 AMG and S65 AMG. Standard equipment for 2013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class, 5-passenger luxury sedan premium includes bi-xenon headlamps with Active Curve Illumination, automatic high beam headlights, LED taillights, LED running lights, the power-folding and heated exterior mirrors and aluminum wheels 18 inches.
2013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Interior
Each 2013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S350 BlueTec, S400 Hybrid and S550 is equipped with leather upholstery, 12-way heated and active ventilated front seats with massage, ambient cabin lighting, wood interior trim, wood/leather steering wheel and power adjustable dual-zone automatic climate control. A power sunroof, Key-less entry and push-button ignition and door opener universal garage, are also included in Class S, together with a power trunk closer and curtain power rear window. The COMAND system series includes Bluetooth connectivity, navigation system, 7.2-gigabyte hard drive music register, and a premium audio system 600 watt surround sound with satellite radio and HD radio.
2013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Optional Features
Options for the 2013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S350 BlueTec, S400 Hybrid and S550 include driver assistance package, Sport Package and a pack of rear seats. Additional options for these versions of Class S include Bang & Olufsen BeoSound audio system premium, vista divided by the front seat entertainment system, entertainment system for rear seat, power rear side window sunshades, panoramic sunroof, leather updated, heated steering wheel, and Night View Assist Plus with pedestrian detection.
The 2013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S600 includes almost all of these items as standard equipment and adds leather upholstery semi-aniline premium. The only options are the entertainment system split front seat and aluminum wheels 20-inch view.
2013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Engine
Each version of the 2013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class is equipped with its own unique motor. A 240-horsepower, 3.0-liter turbo-diesel V-6 engine is installed in the S350 BlueTec model, which generates 455 pounds-feet of torque between 1,600 rpm and 2,400 rpm. A 7-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters directs power to all four wheels through an all-wheel-drive 4Matic system.
The 2013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S400 Hybrid pairs a 3.5-liter V-6 engine to an electric assist motor and a lithium-ion battery for a combined output of 295 horsepower and 284 lb-ft of torque. The S400 Hybrid is equipped with automatic stop / start technology, 7-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters and rear wheel drive.
The 2013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S550 has a 4.6-liter V-8 twin-turbo engine that generates 429 horsepower and 516 lb-ft of torque between 1,800 t0 3,500 rpm. A 7-speed automatic transmission and rear-wheel drive are standard. An Active Body Control suspension and 4Matic all-wheel drive is optional.
The 22013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S600 is equipped with the generation of a V-12 engine twin-turbo 5.5-liter 510 horsepower and 612 pounds-feet of torque. The power to the rear wheels is transmitted through a 5-speed automatic transmission.
2013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Safety
Mercedes-Benz installed eight airbags in all 2013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class, together with a system of traction and stability control, and four-wheel antilock disc brakes with brake assist, Predictive Brake Priming, brake drying, and a torque vectoring brake. Additional standard safety features include start assist, the hill-hold assist, rain-sensing wipers, mbrace telematics service, reversing camera and park assist sensors. The standard Attention Assist technology is designed to detect a drowsy driver, and PreSafe system automatically prepares the vehicle for a shock closing windows and move the seats into a position for optimal safety.
The 2013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class is offered with an active assistance system and active lane keeping system blind spot, each of which are designed to take corrective action if the driver does not help. Night View Assist Plus with pedestrian detection puts an infrared image of the road in the built-in dashboard monitor, increasing the headlights and highlighting the presence of pedestrians.
Distronic Plus adaptive cruise control maintains a set distance between the S-Class and traffic ahead, automatically accelerating and braking of the vehicle when traveling at speeds up to 125 mph, according to Mercedes. 2013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class equipped with active suspension control body include crosswind stabilization, which reconfigures the distribution of wheel load and stabilizes the car.