The Car Guide will visit the French Riviera this week to drive the new Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet and the Mercedes-Benz SLC. The roof lowered in both cases, of course.
After the redesign of the S-Class sedan in 2014, followed by the S-Class coupe last year to replace the old CL-Class, the German manufacturer is now launching a convertible version of its flagship model. It also will test its high-performance counterpart, the Mercedes-AMG S Cabriolet 63 4MATIC. Except for two additional seats, is the S-Class convertible so different from the Mercedes-Benz SL 2017? We will see.
The new SLC may use an intelligent network and is “always connected” through the communication module (SIM card linked to the vehicle) standard which allows the use of services Mercedes connect me. Among the key services offered currently include in particular assistance in case of accident, assistance in case of breakdown, maintenance management and remote diagnostics.
The entertainment system Audio 20 CD has also been upgraded. It now has a visual of larger (7 “/ 17.8 cm) and can be combined with Garmin Map Pilot navigation system, the navigation data is then transmitted via the SD card Audio 20 CD offers. also optimized guide through Live Traffic Information.