Mercedes will unveil at the Geneva 2017 show an exclusive version of its illustrious 4×4 Class G. It will be an extended chassis version with a removable rear part. A bodywork called Landaulet. Would it be the ultimate declination with that the ancient “G” born in 1979 definitely draws its reverence?
It is precisely on the basis of the G65 that the Maybach version will be articulated, as demonstrated by the license plate and the V12 signature on these plates, revealing the presence under the hood of the 12-cylinder 6-liter biturbo and its 630 horsepower And some 1,000 Nm of torque) developed by AMG.
This very high class Mercedes G-Class should be assembled in small series. We are talking about only 99 copies. The last time we heard about a Mercedes-Maybach Landaulet, it was in 2007 with the 62 S. Business to follow. We might even have all the details before the Swiss show.
The German baroudeur takes again the name “Landaulet”, reserved for the ultra-luxurious discoverable versions of the brand to the star. Discover all the unofficial photos on the site of our American confreres of Carscoops. Technically, the Mercedes-Maybach G650 Landaulet takes the high-perforated G500 4×4² chassis, as well as the powerful V12 6.0 liter bi-turbo engine, which is expected to develop 630 horsepower like the Mercedes-AMG G 65.