With only two months until we reach summer, Mercedes unveiled the Uk pricing scheme for the all new S-Class Cabriolet. Available to order now, with first deliveries arriving in summer, the new convertible starts from £110,120 for the S 500 AMG Line.
The S-Class Cabriolet range will comprise three petrol engines. The S 500 comes with a twin-turbo 4.6-litre V8 with a power output of 455 hp; the Mercedes-AMG S 63 with a 5.5-litre V8 twin-turbocharged unit generating 585 hp; while the range-topping S 65 features a 6.0-litre V12 twin-turbo with an output of 630 hp.
The S 500 can sprint from 0 to 62 mph in just 4.6 seconds, while still achieving 32.5 mpg. The S 63 can hit 62 mph from standstill in 4.2 seconds, and the S 65 can reach the same speed in only 4.1 seconds. All three models are electronically limited to a top speed of 155 mph – this can be increased on the S 63 and S 65 to 186 mph with the optional AMG Driver’s package.
With such a starting price, the S 500 AMG Line, standard equipment includes: AMG body-styling, 19-inch alloy wheels, LED headlights with Intelligent Lighting System and Adaptive High Beam Assist Plus, AIRMATIC air suspension with continuously variable damping control, satellite navigation with COMAND Online system including dual 12.3-inch TFT displays, AIRSCARF neck-level heating, AIRCAP, comfort heated and ventilated seats with electric operation and memory function, heated rear seats leather upholstery, intelligent climate control and an automatic boot separator.
The Mercedes-AMG S 63 adds: a front splitter in matt silve AMG radiator grille with twin louvre in matt silver, AMG chrome-plated twin tailpipes, ‘V8 BITURBO’ lettering on the front wings, AMG alloy wheels, Burmester surround sound system with 13 speakers, Driving Assistance package, AMG sports exhaust system, and Nappa leather upholstery.
The Driving Assistance package (standard on the S 63 and S 65) consists of: 360 camera, Active Blind Spot Assist, Active Lane Keeping Assist, Brake Assist System with Junction Assist, DISTRONIC PLUS with Steering Pilot and Stop&Go Pilot, PRE-SAFE Brake with pedestrian detection and PRE-SAFE PLUS. In conjuction with Premium package, the Driver Assistance package will cost £2,295.