The SUV Alternative: Full-Size Sedans

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Mercedes-Benz S-Class
The S-Class model lineup includes the S450 and S560; Mercedes-Maybach comes as S560 and S650; Mercedes-AMG is available as an S63 or S65. The S450 gets a 3.0-liter biturbo V6 producing 362 horsepower and 369 lb-ft of torque, combined with a 9-speed automatic transmission and either rear-wheel drive or 4MATIC all-wheel drive. The S560 is powered by a 4.0-liter biturbo V8 generating 463 horsepower and 516 lb-ft of torque. The engine built for the S63 is a 4.0-liter biturbo V8 producing 603 horsepower and 664 lb-ft of torque. The S65 as well as the Maybach S650 are powered by a 6.0-liter biturbo V12 creating 621 horsepower and 738 lb-ft of torque.

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