2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class launched in India. The 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class, like its predecessor, will be assembled at the carmaker's Chakan facility, in Pune. The 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class is the first made-in-India BS-VI compliant vehicle to be launched in India. The new S-Class is avalaible in S 350 d (diesel), S 450 (petrol). The Mercedes-Benz S-Class's S 350 d is the only diesel engine in the lineup which employs a 3.0-litre turbocharged inline-six-cylinder engine, while the S450 gets a new turbocharged petrol 3.0-litre in-line six engine. The 2018 S-Class will rival the likes of the BMW 7 Series and the Audi A8 in the Indian market.
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2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Launch Live Updates
Welcome to our live coverage of the new Mercedes-Benz S-Class launch in India. We are at the launch event of Mercedes-Benz’s 2018 S-Class which rivals the likes of BMW 7 Series and Audi A8 in India.
2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Facelift Details
2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class is the standard version of the 2018 Mercedes-Maybach S650 which went on sale during the Auto Expo 2018. The 2018 S-Class is the facelifted model featuring new headlamps and taillights along with revised bumpers at the front and rear. On the inside, the 2018 S-Class gets two new 12.3-inch HD screen which features both the infotainment system and the central command unit.
2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Emission Norms
As mentioned the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class is the first made-in-India BS-VI compliant engine which can run on BS-IV fuel as well on Indian roads. The BS-IV fuels have a higher content of sulphur which makes it challenging for engines developed to use the fuel that meets BS-VI emission norms. The carmaker though has made a breakthrough in this aspect making the new S-Class run on both BS-VI and BS-IV fuels.
Merecedes-Benz CEO Roland S. Folger Takes To The Centre Stage
Mercedes-Benz India CEO Roland S. Folger takes to the stage to talk and launch the carmaker's flagship vehicle, the S-Class.
Journey Of The Mercedes-Benz S-Class In India
Mercedes-Benz S-Class began its journey in India back in 2000 with W 220 and then with the W 221 in 2005, while the W 222 was launched in 2014.
Mercedes-Benz S-Class Sales In India
Mercedes-Benz has sold more than 6700 units of the S-Class since it was first launched in India back in 2000.
2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Specifications & Gearbox
The 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class is available in petrol and diesel engines. The two options include: S 350 d (diesel) and S 450 (petrol) which come mated to a 9-speed G-Tronic automatic gearbox which sends power to the rear-wheel-drive.
2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Features
The Mercedes-Benz flagship vehicle, the 2018 S-Class comes with a host of luxurious and premium features such as ambient lighting in 64 colours, two 12V sockets, wireless charging for QI enabled mobile phones, 10.2-inch individual infotainment system for rear passengers, optional driving assistance package, active speed assist and active steering assist, also, active braking assist and blind spot assist.
2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Arrives In Style To India
Mercedes-Benz reveals the 2018 S-Class in India. Here's the new Mercedes-Benz S-Class.
2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Price
The 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class prices start at Rs 1.33 crore for the S 350d (diesel) and Rs 1.37 crore for the S 450 (petrol) ex-showroom (India).