Aside from the high-performance S63, the S550 is the only S-Class model currently available in the U.S. It features a 4.6-liter twin-turbocharged V-8 with an output of 449 horsepower. A seven-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters and rear-wheel drive round out the drivetrain. Mercedes-Benz's 4Matic all-wheel-drive system is optional. Read more »
The flagship of the Mercedes-Benz family, the S-Class offers a level of sheer prestige that few other cars can challenge. With its vault-like build quality and obsessive detailing, the S550 sets a world standard for full-size luxury.
2014 - 2016 Mercedes-Benz S550
2007 - 2013 Mercedes-Benz S550
The S550 is powered by a completely new engine, the 5.5-liter V8 that has gone back to a 4-valve-per-cylinder design. It offers extremely high levels of standard equipment, befitting its high market position. Virtually every comfort and convenience item is standard, with a huge option list to ease customization. The V8 engine comes mated to... Read more »