The wait has been long, about 40 years, but is here. Comes Mercedes S Class Cabrio 2016 , a new generation of larger luxury convertible brand, a new maximum in the range of the German manufacturer which is based, in turn, in the luxury coupe class S. This is the new convertibles reference among large .
And we mean big a convertible passing of 5 meters long . All Class S Coupe style is reflected in this new creation, now open, with new specifics. Share frontal and share back, but has worked in the new third volume, slightly longer, and separate the body of the hood with chrome frame that surrounds the top of the panels.
The hood of the Mercedes S-Class Cabrio canvas 2016 is a canvas can customize colors with up to four tones. Is capable of folding and deployed in 20 seconds and can do so at speeds up to 60 km / h. The material used for the canvas is art and are used up to three layers to increase both thermal and acoustic insulation.
Inside we find the same cabinet as the S-Class Coupé, only that the convertible model debuts some specific systems. For example, the climate control THERMOTRONIC smart is able to modify their behavior depending on whether we open or closed by a set of 12 sensors scattered around the cabin roof.
In turn, offers AIRCAP system to reduce turbulence inside deploying deflectors on the front and rear of the car. The AIRSCARF already known among Mercedes convertibles and creates an air scarf around the neck. Finally, arrive rollbars that deploy from the rear by a pyrotechnic system when it detects that are necessary.
Mercedes says its new Class S shares Convertible Coupe with fewer parts than we think. In fact it ensures that only one 60% of the body and chassis parts are common with metal roof. Star brand is based on who has worked on increasing the rigidity without this increase too much weight. For this reason, aluminum and even magnesium are now part of the building to a greater extent.
Currently there are two motors that move the Mercedes S Class Cabrio 2016. The smallest, to call in some way, will be S 500 Cabrio with a V8 block 455 horses and 700 Nm of torque . It is associated only to a 9G-TRONIC automatic transmission 9 relationships.
Above is the strongest for now, the Mercedes S 63 AMG 4MATIC , the most radical version sports model with a supercharged V8 engine of 585 horsepower and 900 Nm torque . 3.9 seconds are enough to catapult this roadster from 0 to 100 km / h with new details of AMG own style and a new sporty chassis configuration models.
The new Mercedes S-Class Cabrio will be presented in a few days in Frankfurt to start marketing later this year. The first units, though, will not arrive until the next spring 2016 . For now we still expect the price range and ultimate luxury Mercedes opencast in our market.
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