Can You Offroad A Mercedes W220 S-Class? (Yes.)

I'm not sure how this 2000s S-Class owner got into this position. I don't really want to know. I can tell you that it's now clear to me that the big Merc can handle some dirt if the driver's determined enough. » 12/12/14 1:00pm 12/12/14 1:00pm

Maybach Is Back: Meet The $200,000+ Mercedes-Maybach S-Class

It's not enough that the back seats of the Mercedes-Maybach S-Class have their own tweeters. It's that those tweeters extend out towards the chauffeur-driven passengers "in a spiral motion." » 11/19/14 9:00am 11/19/14 9:00am

The Ultimate Two Car Garage For $10k

While I was reading Patrick George's excellent writeup on driving two classic V8 luxury barges, I had a bit of a revelation: a Mercedes W126 and a Miata would make the perfect two car garage for under $10k. » 9/15/14 6:46pm 9/15/14 6:46pm

Mercedes Is Actually Testing Its Enormous New Maybach Around The Ring

Word on the street is that Mercedes is about to release two new versions of its top-of-the-line S-class, both a Maybach, and a Pullman. And when you buy a new super-ultra-luxo-barge for the first time, I know you all have one question. What's its time around the Nürburgring? » 8/18/14 7:00pm 8/18/14 7:00pm

You Can Get Crazy Supercar Performance For The Price Of A Used Minivan

As some of you may know, I am generally fond of the W220 Mercedes, and this car is a prime example why it's such an insane value for money. 604 HP, 738 ft-lbs of torque, and a realistic 0-60 time in under 4 seconds, bone stock. Ladies and gentlemen, this is why depreciation is a very, very good thing. » 8/03/14 11:00am 8/03/14 11:00am

This Simple Hack Lets Your Mercedes S-Class Become Semi-Autonomous

The Mercedes S-Class is an amazing technological achievement, but thanks to regulations, it can't be considered autonomous. But this simple hack changes all of that. » 7/29/14 6:03pm 7/29/14 6:03pm

The $1 Million Mercedes Pullman Will Be 21 Feet Of Pure Luxury

There are some people with discerning tastes and deep, deep pockets who don't just want a little bit of luxury, they want all the luxury. They need 21 feet of luxury. They need $1 million worth of luxury. And the Mercedes S-Class Pullman aims to satisfy their needs. » 7/07/14 12:41pm 7/07/14 12:41pm

Take A Luxurious Spin In The Autonomous Mercedes S-Class

Hey, not all autonomous cars have to be koala-like pods with faces that vaguely resemble clowns who want to eat you! Some of them roll in the utmost luxury and style. And you don't get more stylish and luxury-ish than the Mercedes S Class. » 5/30/14 3:21pm 5/30/14 3:21pm

2014 Mercedes-Benz S 65 AMG: Everything Plus More Of Everything

When we had to sum up the V8-powered S 63 AMG, we famously went 'GHAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA!' So what could I possibly say about the S 65 AMG, the V12 version with 630 horsepower and 738 pound feet of torque? It's the most luxurious missile you've ever seen. » 11/08/13 7:00am 11/08/13 7:00am

The Mercedes S-Class Has The Best Fold-Out Table Ever

This is what you see if you sit on the rear left seat of a 2014 Mercedes S-Class. The best thing about it? A clever table. One you can actually use for work while on the move. » 9/13/13 1:39pm 9/13/13 1:39pm

The Gorgeous New Mercedes S-Class Promo Makes No Sense In A Good Way

This is the new promotional video (and outstanding illustrations) for the 2014 Mercedes S-Class and it all makes no sense. But that's okay. Here's why. » 8/26/13 6:00pm 8/26/13 6:00pm

How Much Does The New 2014 Mercedes S-Class Look Like The Old One?

There is a prominent rumor that despite its new internal code, the 2014 Mercedes S-Class is built on the same architecture as the old model. How similar do they look, though? » 5/17/13 2:43pm 5/17/13 2:43pm

The 2014 Mercedes S-Class Offers Cloud-Based Infotainment And Hot…

Ever since the Maybach debuted, the Mercedes S-Class has slightly lacked in top-of-the-line prestige at Daimler-Benz. Judging by these interior shots of the new 2014 W222 S-Class, it looks like that’s finally changed. Now it's more like the hi-tech interior of a private jet, just as it should be. » 3/18/13 3:11pm 3/18/13 3:11pm

Is This The Ultimate Mercedes-Benz Sleeper?

Your grandpa's plain-Jane W221 Mercedes-Benz S600 is his pride and joy. Ask him to borrow it, then show up with Speedriven's 695 hp kit installed. Imagine the joy on his weathered face when he finally smokes ol' Chester's Black Series. » 1/05/11 3:00pm 1/05/11 3:00pm

World's Tackiest License Plate

Driving around in a New Jersey-plated Mercedes S-Class AMG didn't send the "I'm obnoxious" message clearly enough for this driver — so they listed the price they paid for it in their license plate. Classy. (Hat tip to Derek!) » 8/19/09 4:20pm 8/19/09 4:20pm

What’s In This Matte Black S-Class’s Trunk?

We don't know the answer to that question, but we'll hazard an educated guess it's not something legal. Sometimes you just have to launder that cash at the Krylon and DTM bodykit outlet. » 5/14/09 4:15pm 5/14/09 4:15pm