Text: Vince Pornelos / Photos: | posted November 27, 2013 16:11
S 500 now available at CATS Motors
Mercedes-Benz Philippines, through CATS Motors, Inc., has just launched the new 2014 Mercedes-Benz S Class, the brand's flagship sedan, in the country. Mercedes-Benz Philippines will be offering the S 500.
The new S-Class gets the Mercedes designation W222, showcasing a near complete redesign, taking much inspiration from the F700 concept revealed earlier by the brand. The S-Class gets larger headlamps, a more prominent front grille, creases and edges and a redesigned rear. Also, the new Mercedes S-Class does not have a single light bulb as it featuresfull LED lighting.
The new 2014 Mercedes S-Class Mercedes designers gave the S 500 a luxurious cabin fit for a flagship, with features such as “hot stone” massage functions, a premium Burmester entertainment system with 13 speakers as standard, along with the Air-Balance Package. Customers will be able to specify the First Class Rear (shown above) option, lending more luxury for the rear occupants than the 'standard' S 500 variants. GPS navigation is standard.
As stated, the S Class will only arrive as the S 500, and will be powered by a 4.7 liter V8 that develops 455 PS and 700 Nm. Acceleration is quoted at 4.8 seconds from 0-100 km/h and a top speed of 250 km/h. A 7-speed automatic transmission is standard. The Mercedes-Benz S-Class also comes with an advanced suspension system with Airmatic as standard.
The new 2014 Mercedes-Benz S 500 is now available at CATS Motors dealerships in EDSA Greenhills, Bonifacio Global City and Alabang.
2014 Mercedes-Benz S 500 - PhP 9,980,000