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  Mercedes S65 AMG
2006 - 2013
Mercedes S65 AMG
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Mercedes S65 AMG

Metric   Imperial
Class Supersaloon
Body 4 Door 5 Seat
Layout Front Engine
Rear Drive
Transmission 5 Speed Automatic
Number Built  
Type Conventional
Details Twin Turbo V12
365 in3 
Max Power
612 bhp @4800rpm 
Max Torque
738 lb/ft @2000rpm 
Power to Weight
274 bhp/ton 
Torque to Weight
330 lbft/ton 
Specific Output 102 bhp/litre 
Compression 9.0:1 
Bore x Stroke
3.25 X 3.66 in 
Fuel Cons
20 mpg 
Emissions 346 g/Km Co2 
Top Speed
155 mph 
0 - 30 mph
0 - 60 mph
4.2 sec 
0 - 100 mph
0 - 124 mph
0 - 186 mph
30 - 70 mph
Standing qtr Mile
60 - 0 mph
0 - 100 - 0 mph
Ring Lap Time  
Lateral Accn  
Drag Cd  
205.0 in 
73.7 in 
58.0 in 
5004 lbs 
Wheels (F/R) 8.5 X 19
9.5 X 19 
Tyres (F/R) 255/40 ZR19
275/40 ZR19 
Fuel Capacity
Pricing (2016)
New Price £n/a
Used Price £27000 - £50000

For decades, the Mercedes S-Class has held the unofficial title of 'Worlds best car'. But the competition have been catching up, helped by a period of 'un-Mercedes' like poor build quality that tainted the brand back in the early 2000's. However the latest W221 version S65 AMG with it's combination of modern looks, technological goodies and ballistic performance puts this super saloon right back to the top of the tree.

The twin turbo V12 produces a monumental 612bhp that moves the 2-ton S65 to 60mph in just 4 seconds on it's way to a (de-restricted) 200mph max. Occupants are treated to a high quality cabin with just about every gadget you can think of and more! How does night vision assist grab you?

Overall Rating Money No Object Bargain Rating BHP/ (x1000)
78% 77% 12% 16
Ranks 59 of 771 Ranks 153 of 771 Ranks 96 of 771 Ranks 89 of 771

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