The Mercedes-Benz S-Class saloon has been named the best luxury car of 2014 at the Recombu Awards, which held in Mayfair.
The Recombu is an online platform for providing comparisons, features and guide son the latest vehicle and technology. The awards was created to celebrate the best companies and finest products on the market. Including S-Class, there are other six cars in the race to crown this best luxury awards, however the style, comfort and technology impressed the judges and beats their rivals.
It was tough part to shortlist of just seven cars and even more tougher to find the winner. The Range Rover, is the truly rival for the best luxury saloons, and is comfortable, capable to driving over terrain you wouldn’t even contemplate in most cars where as the BMW M6 Gran Coupe is a stylist car with amazing interior.. The Audi A8, Jaguar XJ and Porsche Panamera S are also in a list, showing the world what a luxury car should look like. However, the Mercedes-Benz S Class beats them as is jam-packed with gadgets, gizmos and quality materials that make a journey even more comfortable. The S- class has killer look, class leading interior and luxurious feeling.
Winner : Mercedes-Benz S-Class
While announcing the award, Rory Reid, Editor-in-Chief at Recombu commented : “The S-Class sets all the standard of luxury cars and raised the bar yet again with a vehicle that you would like to spend more time in the car than home or office. Also, packed with technology that entertain, inform, pamper you on a very enjoyable drive. The S-class is thoroughly deserving of Recombu.com’s Best Luxury Car 2014 award.”
Product management director for Mercedes-Benz, Nikhil Ondhia commented : “The S-class saloon is a fantastic car and very happy that has named the Best Luxury Car 2014. The new S 500 Plug-in hybrid going to join the range this year, is set to continue going from strength-to-strength as it enters new realms of efficiency and changes.”
The awarded S-Class – the S350 BlueTec is priced from £66,910 on the road is available in AMG line or the long wheel base model in S Line and AMG Line L.
The new S 500 Plug-In-Hybrid will be priced at £87,965 OTR and powered by electric motor(produce 116hp) along with V6 biturbo petrol engine producing 333 hp, can travel over 20-miles on purely electric power and is exempt from both road tax and the London Congestion Charge.
The S-class market continues to grow in the UK with over 2,000 registered so far this year..
Key Facts :
- Model : Mercedes S-Class S350L BlueTEC SE Line
- Fuel consumption: 50.4 mpg (combined)
- CO2 emissions: 148 g/km
- 0 to 62 mph: 6.8 secs
- Top speed : 155mph