The top-of-the-line S600 is powered by an upgraded version of the 5.5-liter twin-turbo V12 engine currently used in the $350,000 Maybach sedans rated at 510 horsepower. The engine is mated to a heavy-duty five-speed automatic. The S600 comes with extremely high levels of standard equipment, befitting its high market position. Virtually every comfort and convenience... Read more »
The Mercedes-Benz S-Class is the flagship sedan line for this German automaker. And if you want V12 power, the S600 is where it’s at. Introduced in 2015—or a year after the latest S-Class generation was launched—it is one of the top-performing models in its class. But even the S600 cannot claim top billing amongst S-Class models as the Mercedes-Maybach S600 and the track-oriented AMG S65 sedan offer even greater luxury and performance, respectively.