• New Mercedes-Maybach S-Class Gets A Six-Cylinder Engine In China

    8 days ago - By Auto Savvy

    Of late, downsizing has been a trend from most manufacturers to ensure their portfolio meets the stringent emission standards popping up everywhere. Joining the trend is the uber luxurious, which comes with a six-cylinder petrol engine for the first time ever in the Chinese market. The new variant, dubbed the S480, is powered by a 3.0-litre straight-six petrol engine developing 367PS of power and 500Nm of torque. A 48v mild hybrid system gives short boosts of 22PS under hard acceleration. Paired with a 9-speed automatic transmission, the S480 drives all four wheels instead of the...
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