Armored sedan 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz S600 Guard at first sight is almost indistinguishable from normal the S600, but in fact in front of us the first car, which fully complies with body armor VR9 class. The manufacturer claims that the weaknesses of this machine is not. We previously presented sedan Audi A8 L Security Set the level of ballistic protection armor VR 7 VR9 VR10 and even in some places, but overall, 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz has surpassed its rival, so boldly announces new standards in the segment of special-purpose vehicles.
Glasses S600 Guard on the inside are covered with polycarbonate to prevent passenger injury by shrapnel. In addition to body armor is reinforced with aramid fiber and is able to withstand even the explosive devices. The car shod in Michelin PAX, will travel up to 30 kilometers with a deflated or damaged tires as needed. In the comfort of an armored car in no way inferior to the original model, and can be as 5- and 4-seater with two rear seats separated by a console. As an option available for automatic fire extinguishing system and the autonomous system of air supply into the cabin when the sedan was in a smokescreen or a cloud of poison gas. Volume of luxury armored car trunk is 350 liters.
The movement of the new 2018-2019 Mercedes S600 Guard leads the familiar V12 engine volume of 6 liters, develops power of 530 horsepower with a torque of 830 Nm. Paired with the engine running 7-speed automatic transmission 7G-TRONIC. With the power unit is not required to do anything, but the air suspension AIRMATIC had to intensify due to increased curb weight. Undergone revision and brakes – front mounted wheels of larger diameter with 6-piston calipers; supporting electronics (ESP and ASR) reconfigured. The sedan can accelerate to 210 kilometers per hour.
List of equipment armored S-Class includes a night vision system Night View Assist Plus, heating the windscreen and side windows, air ionizer, circular scanning system, opaque blinds for the rear windows, strobe lights and other equipment.