The Mercedes-Maybach S480 first appeared at the recent Shanghai auto show marking the cheapest model in the luxury line of the Mercedes manufacturer. The introduction of this model is aimed at markets that require high tax rates in Asia, typically China and Vietnam.
In general, the design of the Mercedes-Maybach S480 is not too different. The car mainly cuts some equipment compared to the more advanced versions, along with the use of a smaller engine (inline 3.0L turbocharged gasoline engine), making it easier for users to use. approach instead of models running a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 or a 6.0-liter V12.
Although it is considered a ‘cheap’ version of Maybach, no one can say that this car is less luxurious than its predecessors. Still a glossy chrome-plated grille with many vertical walls, below is a very eye-catching sporty style air vent. As a member of the Maybach family, of course, the car also has the option of painting two distinct colors on the bottom, in addition to the option of only one color.
Mercedes-Maybach S480 is equipped with the company’s most advanced digital LED headlights, accompanied by a modern LED day light strip. The set of wheels uses the classic 5-spoke design language. The basic size is not different from its predecessors, of course it will be slightly larger than the Mercedes-Benz line. The rear of the car is also completely preserved, so it still has a new triangular taillight cluster and is connected by a thick chrome brace.
Besides the luxurious exterior design, entering the cabin users will also experience the same feeling, all equipped with the most advanced technology. The interior is completely upholstered in Nappa leather, combined with wood paneling. Business chairs are designed to be adjusted independently from many angles of reclining back, footrest, optimizing the space it deserves. All absolute favors are for the rear seats.
Maybach S480 is equipped with the new generation MBUX infotainment system. A series of high resolution OLED displays. The car even provides users with the ability to control the gadgets on the car with gestures and eyes.
In addition to a range of high-end amenities, the car is of course indispensable for the company’s latest intelligent safety technology, including blind spot monitoring camera, collision warning when opening the car door and front passenger airbag. passenger in the back. Maybach S480 is the world’s first commercial vehicle equipped with this airbag.
In China, the Mercedes Maybach S480 has a starting price of 1,468 million yuan (equivalent to 5.2 billion dong).