Mercedes S-Class Coupe & Cabriolet Facelift Revealed

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German carmaker Mercedes-Benz has revealed the facelifted S-Class Coupe & Cabriolet ahead of their public debuts at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show. The new flagship S-Class coupe & cabriolet in the Mercedes lineup get updated design along with the upgraded performance figures.\

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Mercedes S-Class Coupe & Cabriolet Facelift Revealed

The range topping AMG S 65 remains unchanged with its 6-litre twin-turbo V12 cranking out 621bhp & 1,000Nm of torque. The S 65 is the only car in the new S Class Coupe & Cabriolet range that does not feature Merc's new 9-speed gearbox and instead uses the older 7-speed dual clutch automatic transmission to deal with the extra torque on board.

Mercedes S-Class Coupe & Cabriolet Facelift Revealed

The S 65 Coupe & Cabriolet models sprint from 0-100kph in 4.1 seconds. All models in the new Mercedes S-Class Coupe & Cabriolet ranges are electronically limited to a top speed of 250kph.

Mercedes S-Class Coupe & Cabriolet Facelift Revealed

In terms of design, the AMG variants of the S-Class Coupe & Cabriolet ranges feature the 'Panamerica' grille with vertical slats which help in cooling down the engines. The regular models feature the usual chrome infused grille which is a staple of the Mercedes range. All variants sport larger air intakes, the brand new OLED tail lamps (made using 66 different OLED lights) and two new alloy wheel designs.

Mercedes S-Class Coupe & Cabriolet Facelift Revealed

Inside, the Mercedes has added two 12.3-inch screens joined together under a single glass panel similar and a new steering wheel design. The display behind the steering wheel replaces the instrument binnacle and shows off all relevant information needed by the driver whereas the second display which is placed in the centre console acts as the infotainment unit which features Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

Mercedes S-Class Coupe & Cabriolet Facelift Revealed

The cruise control stalk has been replaced by controls on the new steering wheel and the new cars sport updated driver assistance systems first seen on the new S-Class sedan.

Mercedes S-Class Coupe & Cabriolet Facelift Revealed

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The new S-Class Coupe & Cabriolet get the updates seen on the S-Class sedan which was revealed earlier this year. With more power on board, the Coupe offers a sportier take on S-Class luxury whereas the Cabriolet allows you to enjoy that with the wind coursing through your hair.

Story first published: Wednesday, September 6, 2017, 11:00 [IST]
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