For years, drivers have turned to the Mercedes-Benz S-Class for top-of-the-line performance capabilities and innovative features. Safety is one of the most important parts of our vehicles, and the 2018 S-Class proves that it’s ready for anything coming its way with 360-degree capabilities to spot hazards and keep drivers out of harm’s way. Our team here at Star Motor Cars is going to explore in detail the safety features offered in the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class.
Altogether, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class offers six trims for the Sedan, three trims for the Coupe and three trims for the Cabriolet. In order to explore this model in further detail, we’re going to focus on the entry-level S 550 Sedan to give drivers a better idea of the safety features that are available.
Safety Features in the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S 550 Sedan
There are tons of standard and optional safety features found on the 2018 S 500 Sedan. To start, drivers will enjoy the peace-of-mind they get from the COLLISION PREVENTION ASSIST PLUS, which is a standard feature on all S-Class models. This system uses radar-based technology both in the front and rear of the vehicle to constantly monitor its surroundings and detect any possible collisions. When the driver starts to brake, Adaptive Brake Assist will kick in and provide assistance to help prevent a potential collision.
Another noteworthy safety feature found on the Mercedes-Benz S-Class is the standard ATTENTION ASSIST® system. Amazingly enough, it is constantly monitoring up to 70 parameters of the driver’s behavior in order to detect if they’re displaying any signs of drowsiness while behind the wheel. Driving tired is extremely dangerous, and this system helps to provide drivers will the information they need to stay alert on longer trips.
We’re going to highlight some additional safety features below:
- Crosswind Assist
- DISTRONIC PLUS with Steering Assist
- Active Blind Spot Assist
- BAS PLUS with Cross-Traffic Assist
- Night View Assist PLUS
- PACKTRONIC with Active Parking Assist
- Surround View System
Those interested in learning more about what the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class has to offer are welcome to contact us here at Star Motor Cars for further Details. Drivers can get behind the wheel of any of the S-Class models by scheduling a test drive online today.