The armoured special-protection version of the long-wheelbase Mercedes-Benz S 600 is powered by a twelve-cylinder biturbo engine developing 380 kW (517 hp), delivering an outstanding performance that allows rapid escape and evasion in threatening situations. The S-Class interior space concept, which makes for a first-class ambience combined with outstanding ride comfort for all the occupants, not to mention effortlessly superior handling, remains virtually uncompromised. Furthermore, generously dimensioned suspension components and twin-calliper front brakes lend the Mercedes-Benz S-Guard saloon hallmark Mercedes handling qualities and provide the driver with an optimal driving feel at all times. Furthermore, the suspension has been configured so as not to impair the sumptuous level of comfort that distinguishes the standard-production S-Class.
The Mercedes-Benz S 600 Guard offers highest protection to level VR6/VR7, as tested and certified by state-approved organisations. Additional safety features include run-flat tyres, a self-sealing fuel tank and a fire-extinguishing system. The Mercedes-Benz S 600 Guard is equipped with the same technical innovations that have made the flagship Mercedes S-Class the number-one trailblazer in passenger car development and the world’s best-selling luxury saloon. These include Brake Assist PLUS and the PRE-SAFE® brake in combination with DISTRONIC PLUS, Night View Assist and PRE-SAFE® preventive occupant protection with additional functions. Moreover, the outstanding level of interior comfort and agile handling make for an effortlessly superior driving experience.