At the 2017 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance event in California, Mercedes-Benz wooed the audience by exhibiting its cabriolet model design. The Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet is a beautiful juxtaposition of vintage automotive haute couture and futuristic technology coupled with emission-free driving system. The amazing cabriolet has been designed so that it is capable of performing like a sports car – it can go from 0 to 60mph in only 4 seconds.
Chief Design Officer of Daimler AG, Gorden Wagener said, “The Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet takes modern luxury into the realms of the ultimate in luxury and is the perfect embodiment of our design strategy. Breath-taking proportions combined with a luxurious “haute couture” interior help to create the ultimate experience.”
Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet is further enhanced when it comes to performance thanks to the electric engine design. It has been envisioned with an underfloor battery that will provide a range of about 500 km and an output of 550 kW. It also features four compact permanent magnet synchronous electric motors rendering it capable of going from 0 to 60mph in just 4 seconds while achieving a maximum speed of 155mph.
Another impressive aspect of Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet is the quick charging capability. A charging of 5 minutes translates into a range of around 100 km. Thanks to the emission-free driving features, Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet is a highly impressive and a sustainable collection.
Don’t be fooled by the vintage aesthetic design, Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet has been incorporated with an intelligent system that is capable of predicting the needs of passengers and comes up with solutions and informations in real-time. The car comes with a Concierge function enabling passengers to naturally engage in a conversation without reverting to the predefined voice commands. Smart system also features biometric sensors thus allowing it to monitor the mental and physical health status of the people in cabriolet.
Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet has a length of 6 meters and provides the passengers with a ‘360° open-air luxury lounge’. Mercedes-Benz stated, “In the case of the Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet, this traditional seat upholstery boasts a futuristic interpretation: each individual button of the quilting depicts a delicate Mercedes star, backlit in blue. The open-pore wood floor with inlaid aluminum underscores the lounge sensation and the connection to yachting.”
This amazing cabriolet made its debut this August 2017 at the Monterey Car week in California and was showcased during the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance event. Check out the video below to learn more!