Mercedes-Benz has presented an armored version under the Pullman index

October 17, 2016 at 20:10

This spring in Geneva, the Mercedes engineers have shown an armored Maybach S600. For the Paris Auto Show there was modified S600 Pullman Guard limousine into an armored one. The resistance class is lower that the sedan without Pullman index has. However, it did not influence the price, which is higher. Mercedes Company plans to get 1.4 million Euros and it is twice expensive that the standard version.

An armored limousine Maybach S 600 Pullman Guard image

An armored limousine Maybach S 600 Pullman Guard image

It is not easy to distinguish the external view of S600 Pullman Guard from the standard version; the essence is in the details. The car’s body is made of high-strength steel and aramid, the mirrors are made of polycarbonate. Especially for the salon’s design, there were developed protective curtains and a divider separating the VIP-persons from a driver and a bodyguard sitting in front. The weight of this armored sedan Mercedes-Maybach S600 Pullman is 5.1 t.

The VIP-persons seats inside of he car pic

The VIP-persons seats inside of he car pic

The 6.5-meter tank for oligarchs is equipped by 12-cylinder petrol twin turbo engine, which delivers 523 horsepower and 830 Nm of torque. Due to the enormous mass, the top speed of the car is limited electronically at the point of 160 km/h. The orders for the exclusive model will be taken in the near future.

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