Tuesday, March 29, 2016
By Kamal Swami
Mercedes Benz launches S400 with price tag of Rs. 1.31 Crore
German luxurious car maker Mercedes Benz today introduced a new model S400 under the flagship of its S Series luxurious sedan, with price tag of Rs. 1.31 crore (ex-showroom price, Hyderabad). The luxurious sedan was launched launched by Roland Folger, managing director and CEO, Mercedes Benz India. Empowered with 3 litre, V6 petrol engine generating the power of 333 bhp and torque of 480Nm, the engine adorns 7G-Tronic plus transmission system. According to reports the production of S400 will be commenced in India.
The major attractions of S400 are large aggressive front grille, panoramic sunroof and LED headlamps, inside the cabin it receives superior quality leather seats, leather coverings on door panels and centre console, ambient lighting system and 3D surround sound system. Apart from this other additional features offered in S400 are eight airbags, dynamic cornering control system, hill start assist system, electronic stability program, active park assist system, adaptive brake with hold function and active park assist system.
Addressing the launch of S400, Mr. Folger said, "Mercedes-Benz believes in introducing the latest products and variants in the market at regular intervals, to keep customer interest and curiosity intact in the brand. This strategy we firmly believe has contributed to our unmatched success in India. With the launch of the S 400, we further extend the S-Class model range and also bolster our strong presence in the prestigious S-Class segment. The S 400 symbolizes benchmark craftsmanship, affluence and grandeur. No other car stands for the Mercedes-Benz brand promise more than the S-Class,".