2019 Mercedes-Benz AMG S 63

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$149,550

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2019 Mercedes-Benz AMG S 63
2019 Mercedes-Benz AMG S 63

Key specs

Base trim shown

Overview

The good:

  • Interior quality, amenities
  • Effortless power
  • Ride quality
  • Seat comfort
  • Extravagant options

The bad:

  • Pricey
  • V-12 gas mileage
  • Technology might be imposing to some

1 trim

Starting msrp listed lowest to highest price

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Our 2019 Mercedes-Benz AMG S 63 trim comparison will help you decide.

Notable features

  • S 560e plug-in hybrid newly available
  • Sedan, coupe and convertible body styles
  • V-6, V-8 and V-12 engines offered
  • Rear- or all-wheel drive
  • Semi-autonomous driving features available
  • High-performance AMG versions available

2019 Mercedes-Benz AMG S 63 review: Our expert's take

What Is the 2019 Mercedes-Benz S-Class?

The S-Class is the flagship passenger car of the Mercedes-Benz fleet and serves as a luxury and technological showcase for the brand. It comes in sedan, coupe and convertible body styles with a wide range of twin-turbocharged engines and rear- or all-wheel drive. S 450 models use a 362-horsepower, twin-turbo 3.0-liter V-6; the S 560 uses a 463-hp, twin-turbo 4.0-liter V-8; and the Maybach S 650 has a 621-hp, twin-turbo 6.0-liter V-12. The performance-oriented AMG S 63 has a variant of the 4.0-liter V-8 that makes 603 hp, while the AMG S 65 has a 621-hp V-12 like the S 650. The S 450, S 560 and AMG S 63 all come with a nine-speed automatic transmission, and the Maybach S 650 and AMG S 65 use a seven-speed automatic. The S-Class competes with the Audi A8, BMW 7 Series, Lexus LS and Maserati Quattroporte. Maybach versions, meanwhile, are ultraluxury models aimed at Bentley and Rolls-Royce.

What's New on the 2019 Mercedes-Benz S-Class?

A new plug-in hybrid S-Class sedan, the S 560e, is slated to arrive in mid-2019. It has an onboard 7.2-kilowatt charger for faster charging.

What Features in the 2019 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Are Most Important?

As Mercedes' technological showcase, the S-Class offers several advanced driver assistance and semi-autonomous driving features. Among them are adaptive cruise control with stop-and-go capability, steering assist, automatic emergency braking with pedestrian detection, blind spot monitoring and a 360-degree camera system. The systems can help steer the car and change lanes (when the turn signal is activated), slow the car when heading into turns and provide automatic braking, among other tasks. An Energizing Comfort feature works with the climate control, in-cabin fragrance system, audio system and available massaging front seats to coddle occupants through muscle relaxation and other physical and ambient features designed to make them feel better. Available Magic Body Control uses cameras to detect the road ahead and adjust the suspension in milliseconds to maintain a smooth ride.

Should I Buy the 2019 Mercedes-Benz S-Class?

The S-Class historically has represented the best Mercedes has to offer in luxury, convenience, technology and safety, so this is the place to go for the brand's latest and greatest. There is plenty to like in the S-Class line, but there is so much to digest that a three-year lease might expire before you've mastered it all.

Consumer reviews

Rating breakdown (out of 5):
  • Comfort 5.0
  • Interior design 5.0
  • Performance 5.0
  • Value for the money 4.5
  • Exterior styling 5.0
  • Reliability 5.0

Most recent consumer reviews

4.9

Best car I’ve ever owned

Excellence performance/large luxury sedan Very fast and carefully assembled TheS63 is loaded with the latest technology which isn’t too difficult to understand. This is my second s class and represents a step up both in performance and comfort great car!

5.0

Most beautiful car interior and exterior

Color is great, easy to operate, but needed instructions, like the features, parking, blind spot, lane assist plus Car Play-nice addition to the media screen

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Warranty

New car and Certified Pre-Owned programs by Mercedes-Benz
Certified Pre-Owned program benefits
Maximum age/mileage
6 years old or less/less than 75,000 miles
Basic warranty terms
1 year/unlimited miles
Powertrain
1 year/unlimited miles
Dealer certification required
164-point inspection
Roadside assistance
Yes
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