The Mercedes-Maybach S-Class Z223 is the second generation of the Maybach S-Class produced by Daimler AG since 2021. It replaces the W222 Maybach S-Class which has been produced since 2015. The Z223 Mercedes-Maybach S-Class was revealed on 19 November 2020 with model designations S 580 4MATIC and S 680 4MATIC. The Mercedes-Maybach is 18 centimetres longer than the predecessor. Several design cues, separating the Mercedes-Maybach from Mercedes-Benz, are carried over. Another first for Mercedes-Benz is the frontal airbags for the rear passengers. It was launched in India on 3 March 2022. With this, the ‘Made in India’ Mercedes-Maybach S 580 also becomes the most technologically advanced and exclusive vehicle ever, to roll-out of Mercedes-Benz India’s world-class production facility in Pune.

Petrol, S580: 3982 cc, V8, Biturbo, Mercedes-Benz M176 DE40 LA engine with 48V Mild Hybrid EQ Boost, Intelligent Cylinder Shut-off and Nanoslide Technology, 503 HP Power, 700 Nm Torque, 0-100 kmph in 4.8 Seconds, 250 kmph Top Speed, 10 kmpl Average, 76 litre Fuel Tank, 9G-Tronic 9-Speed Automatic transmission

Petrol, S680: 5980 cc, V12, Biturbo, Mercedes-Benz M279 E60 LA engine, 612 HP Power, 900 Nm Torque, 0-100 kmph in 4.5 Seconds, 250 kmph Top Speed, 8 kmpl average, 76 litre Fuel Tank, 9G-Tronic 9-Speed Automatic transmission

18 Colours: Green, Blue, designo Diamond White Bright, Black, Gold, Red, Grey, Cashmere White, White/Black, Silver/Black, Blue/Silver, Silver/Grey, Black/Silver, Black/Grey, Black/Gold, Black/Red, Red/Gold, Green/Silver

2 Variants: S 580, S 680

3 Nappa Leather Upholsteries: Black, Brown, Beige

2 Wheels: 19 inch Maybach 5-hole design light-alloy, 20 inch Maybach ceramic finish alloy

Price range: Rs. 2.50 crore – Rs. 3.20 crore (Ex-showroom, Delhi)

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