We will see that the more that interesting facts about this vehicle. Recall that the Hybrid was presented on the eve of the premiere in Frankfurt. At this salon you could already see what is available and what are the features.
2014 Mercedes S Class Hybrid
One of the problems faced by producers of luxury cars with powerful engines is how the average fuel consumption of its model fit in the future, strict environmental standards. Mercedes is the new S class look for the answer in hybrid drive, the latest model from this family it is marked S500 Plug-In Hybrid.
The heart of the system is a new 3.0-liter turbocharged petrol V6 that develops 333 hp (245 kW) and 480 Nm of torque. Gasoline engine is paired with electric motor 109 hp (80 kW) and 340 Nm. The batteries are located behind the rear seats, partially in the trunk, and partly beneath it.
Two generators allow a large saloon from 0 to 100 km / h in just 5.5 seconds. Top speed is limited by default to 250 km / h. Drivers are available at the push of a button four driving modes: Hybrid (combined), E-mode (pure electric), E-Save (el. Energy is stored for later use) and Charge (which is powered by an electric. Energy but the battery at the same time charging while driving).
Mercedes S500 Plug-In Hybrid does not have great autonomy movement when driving solely on electric power. If the gasoline engine is off, with a full battery car goes up to 30 km. However, the main purpose of this car lies in its low power. Mercedes claims that the average combined fuel consumption of just 3 liters / 100 km and CO2 emissions of 69 g / km.
When talking about the realization that always speculated dates. Realization of this model will be in the year 2014, although already presenting some of the vehicles had already been. Price is something that is still speculation. Confirmatory information will also be announced.