Recently, a foreign media released a new set of Mercedes-Benz S-level renderings. It is understood that the new car code is W223, it is expected to be equipped with L3 level automatic driving technology, and the active safety system will be further upgraded.
Mercedes-Benz’s new S-class renderings are expected to be available in 2020
Sina Auto News Recently, a foreign media released a new set of Mercedes-Benz S-level renderings. It is understood that the new car code is W223, it is expected to be equipped with L3 level automatic driving technology, and the active safety system will be further upgraded. In terms of interiors, the new car is reported to be equipped with the largest infotainment display in the 13-inch class. The new car will also introduce hybrid and pure electric models, which are expected to be launched in 2020.
In terms of appearance, the new car adopts the latest family design language of Mercedes-Benz. The front face adopts the slimmer headlight design of the new A-class, and the central grille becomes a new hexagonal design. The bumper and grille design style is close to the CLS model, and the overall visual center of gravity is even lower. In addition, Mercedes-Benz’s new S-size and wheelbase will be further lengthened.
At the rear part of the taillight, there is a chrome trim strip running through the taillights.
The bottom opening of the trunk of the new car seems to be wider than the current S-class, making loading and unloading items more convenient.
According to the previous interior spy photos, the current S-class screen design was replaced by a large-scale central control screen in the new car. The size of the central control screen seems to have exceeded the 12.9-inch iPad Pro. A row of physical buttons retained at the bottom of the screen includes hazard warning lights, volume, on/off, air conditioning and more. In addition, the full LCD panel size will be upgraded.
In terms of power, the overseas version will be mainly equipped with a 3.0T V6 gasoline engine and a 4.0T V8 gasoline engine. In addition, the new car will also be equipped with 48V mild hybrid or plug-in hybrid technology, in which the plug-in hybrid version provides more than 100km of pure Electric cruising range.
It is reported that the new car will also provide more powerful L3 autopilot functions such as Bitsla Autopilot (L2). In addition to the new generation of Mercedes-Benz S-Class, Mercedes-Benz is also developing the EQ S pure electric luxury sedan, but the new car will be built on a completely different MEA pure electric platform than the new S and MRA platforms.