Maybach 62 S 

  • $428k built in Germany
  • 2007-2009
  • 612 HP 6.0L
  • 155 mph
The uprated V12 engine, which Maybach engineers have developed further with specialists at Mercedes-AMG, ensures a fulminating performance and outstanding handling dynamics in the Maybach 62 S just as in the Maybach 57 S before it.
by Top Speed (Jan, 2007)
Equipped with the AIRMATIC DC (Dual Control) electronically controlled air suspension system and the Adaptive Damping System (ADS II), the 62 model achieves an outstanding level of ride comfort whilst on the other hand proving that even a prestigious saloon can display excellent agility and handling qualities.
by Top Speed (Jan, 2007)

Road Tests Real world tests of the Maybach 62 S

0-60mph

Maybach 62 S
5.1 s
Huayra
3.3 s

Top speed

Maybach 62 S
155 mph
Huayra
231 mph
Reventón Coupe
221 mph

Data points Key details of the Maybach 62 S

Price

Maybach 62 S
$428k
Huayra
$2.295M

Horsepower

Maybach 62 S
612 HP
Phantom
453 HP

In The News From around the web

10
Dec

Maybach 62 S

www.supercars.net
The Maybach 62 S is primarily designed to be chauffeur-driven and meets the very highest of standards in terms of spaciousness, smoothness and comfort � for a truly relaxing ride � and dynamism for saving that most precious of commodities: time.
The new flagship model in the Maybach range is celebrating its world premiere at the "Auto China 2006" international motor show in Beijing in November � a move which expends its range of high-end luxury saloons.
The centre console is a prime example of great attention to detail: this innovative composition of piano lacquer and carbon elements lends another powerful and energetic highlight to the interior as a further visual emphasis of the car’s impressive performance potential.
A glance at the dimensions alone shows that the Maybach 62 S is in a class of its own when it comes to spaciousness: measuring 6165 mm long, 1980 mm wide and 1573 mm high, it gives passengers all the room they need to relax in comfort in the 2.68 metre long interior.
1
Nov

2007 Maybach 62S

by STEVE SILER |
Car & Driver News
As you might expect, the twenty-foot-long 62S boasts the same enhancements that turn the shorter (18.8-foot) 57 into the decidedly sportier 57S—most importantly, the 604-hp, 738-lb-ft, twin-turbocharged 5.5-liter V-12 found also found in all the Mercedes-Benz "65"-series AMG cars.
Such stability also ensures that every drop of Veuve Cliquot remains in its engraved sterling silver flutes, that is, presuming none spilled during launch (0 to 62 mph requires just 5.2 seconds).

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Brand Maybach
Price $428,000
Type of car Production car
Year 2007-2009

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 10.28 lb/hp
Maximum hp 612 HP @ 4,800 RPM
Maximum torque 737 ft-lb @ 2,000 RPM
Steering system Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 5,980 cc
Cylinders V12
Air compressor Turbocharger
Fuels Gas
Compression ratio 9:1
Bore/stroke 3.25 in / 3.66 in
Valvetrain Single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
Valves per cylinder 3 valves

road tests

Top speed 155 mph
0-60mph 5.1 s
Drag coefficient 0.3

transmission

Drivetrain RWD
Gearing Traditional
# of gears 5 gears
Gear ratios
  1. 1: 3.59:1
  2. 2: 2.19:1
  3. 3: 1.41:1
  4. 4: 1:1
  5. 5: 0.83:1
Axle ratio 2.82:1

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc
Front wheels 483/? 203
Rear wheels 483/? 203

physical dimensions

Curb weight 6,294 lb
Width 78 in
Height 61.9 in
Length 242.7 in
Front track width 65.9 in
Wheelbase 150.7 in
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