The 2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class would possibly look a bit boring on the surface—let’s name it stately—however inside, it is full of the model’s newest consolation and comfort know-how. The new S-Class contains a giant 12.8-inch touchscreen infotainment system, a surround-view digital camera system that shows a three-dimensional view of the automotive, and a 429-hp six-cylinder engine that includes the German automaker’s EQ Increase “mild-hybrid” know-how. The latter powertrain is normal fare for the entry-level S500 4Matic (Mercedes-speak for all-wheel drive) and bests the output of the outgoing—base—S450’s six-cylinder engine by 67 horses.
All this additional tech and energy comes at a value, although. With a beginning worth of $110,850, the 2021 S-Class stickers for a whopping $15,605 greater than its predecessor. That is for the so-called Luxurious Line mannequin. Plan on dropping one other $4,300 for the AMG Line, which provides a racier physique package, particular ground mats, and distinct wheels to the Mercedes flagship sedan.
These on the lookout for an S-Class with much more niceties can go for the $132,550 Govt Line mannequin (there’s additionally the even posher and larger Maybach model). Restricted to the extra highly effective S580 4Matic, which trades the S500’s six-cylinder engine for a 496-hp twin-turbo V-8, the Govt Line comes normal with the likes of power-adjustable rear seats, four-zone local weather management, a rear-seat leisure system with two 11.6-inch screens, and a rear-wheel steering system with as much as 10 levels of articulation.
These extra within the S580’s powertrain than the Govt Line’s function content material can be glad to know Mercedes additionally presents the S580 in Luxurious Line and AMG Line guises. The previous begins at $117,350, whereas the latter stickers for $121,650 (or $6,500 greater than their S500 counterparts). Search for the 2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class to go on sale earlier than the center of 2021, and take solace, Benz followers: It stays one of many few Mercedes fashions you can buy with a proper hood ornament.
2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Pricing:
- S500 4Matic Luxurious Line: $110,850
- S500 4Matic AMG Line: $115,150
- S580 4Matic Luxurious Line: $117,350
- S580 4Matic AMG Line: $121,650
- S580 4Matic Govt Line: $132,550