AJAC - EcoRun - 2018

2016 Mercedes-Benz S 550e PLUG-IN HYBRID


Ground breaking innovation, peerless comfort and dynamic performance are just a few of the hallmarks of the S-Class. With a complete suite of the most advanced safety and driver assistance technologies on the planet, the new Mercedes-Benz S 550e plug-in hybrid Sedan will impress with its exceptional dynamism and efficiency.

The S 550e offers a system output of 436 hp and 479 lb-ft torque and sprints from 0 to 100 km/h in just 5.2 seconds. Key elements of this impressive output are the V6 biturbo and the intelligent hybrid drive. The new high-voltage lithium-ion battery with an energy content of 8.7 kWh can be externally recharged via the charging socket in the right side of the rear bumper.
Several innovative systems ingeniously increase fuel efficiency in the S 550e. One of them looks ahead of the car, and by synthesizing road information such as topography and speed limits, optimizes energy usage of the gasoline engine and electric motor. For example, if the vehicle is about to travel down a hill, the system will automatically prepare the electric motor to maximize power recovery.

The S 550e also offers multiple drive modes that can customize how the vehicle will spend and recover energy. The vehicle could operate solely on electric power (for up to 33 kilometres), or the charge of the battery could be saved if all-electric driving is needed later on in the trip.
   
As Driven $133,250.00
Engine V6 Bi-Turbo + Electric Motor
Horsepower 436 @ 5,250 - 5,500
Torque 479 @ 1,000 - 4,750
Transmission 7A
Drivetrain RWD
   
   
City (L/100km) 10
Hwy (L/100km) 7.8
   

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