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2000s $500k Maybach 62 Ultimate Luxury Sedan Review

The Maybach 62 is a huge luxury sedan with some amazing features. Today I’m reviewing this Maybach 62, and I’ll show you all the quirks and features of an insane luxury sedan — then I’ll drive the Maybach 62 and show you what it’s like behind the wheel.

source/image(PrtSc): Doug DeMuro

The concept car was based on the Mercedes-Benz W140 S-class sedan platform, as were the production models. Maybach once again means luxury. Smooth, quiet, and very fast, these huge luxosedans seem to defy physics with their road-going capabilities. Watch the video from Doug DeMuro for more info:

The engine in the base Model ]62 is the Mercedes-Benz M285, a 5.5-litre twin-turbo V12 developed specifically for the new Maybach cars. Output is 405 kW 542 hp at 5250 rpm with 664 lb⋅ft (900 N⋅m) of torque at 2300-3000 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 5 speed Automatic gearbox.

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Standard features of all models include, but are not limited to: a navigation system with voice recognition; air conditioning with four-zone climate controls; power rear sunshade; rear-seat DVD entertainment system; interior air filter; front and rear seat massage; 21-speaker Bose premium sound system; power tilt/telescopic heated wood/leather-wrapped steering wheel with radio and climate controls; power trunk open/close; voice-activated AM/FM radio with 6-disc CD changer; keyless start../wikipedia