Used 2013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S550 Features & Specs | Edmunds

2013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class - Features & Specs

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S550 Sedan

(4.7L V8 Twin-turbo 7-speed Automatic)

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  • FUEL ECONOMY (CTY/HWY) 15/25 mpg
  • CAR TYPE Sedan
  • TRANSMISSION 7-speed Shiftable Automatic
  • BASIC WARRANTY 4 Yr./ 50000 Mi.
  • DRIVE TRAIN Rear Wheel Drive
  • CONSUMER RATING Not Available


Exterior Colors

Andorite Grey Metallic Barolo Red Metallic Black Diamond White Metallic Dolomite Brown Metallic (SPC) Iridium Silver Metallic Jade Green Metallic Lunar Blue Metallic Magnetite Black Metallic Palladium Silver Metallic Verde Brook Metallic (SPC) designo Graphite Metallic designo Magno Alanite Grey Matte Metallic designo Mystic Red Metallic

Interior Colors

Ash/Grey Premium, premium leather Ash/Grey, leather Black Premium, premium leather Black, leather Cashmere/Savanna Premium, premium leather Cashmere/Savanna, leather Chestnut Brown/Black (SPC), leather Chestnut Brown/Black Premium (SPC), premium leather Sahara Beige/Black Premium, premium leather Sahara Beige/Black, leather designo Armagnac Brown, premium leather designo Auburn Brown, premium leather designo Deep White, premium leather designo Jet Black, premium leather designo Light Brown, premium leather designo Porcelain, premium leather
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LENGTH 17ft 2.5in
WIDTH 6ft 1.7in
4ft 10in
0ft 5.8in
Body style illustration may not reflect the actual shape of this vehicle.

Exterior Measurements

6 ft. 1.7 in. (73.7 in.) 4 ft. 10 in. (58 in.)
17 ft. 2.5 in. (206.5 in.) 0 ft. 5.8 in. (5.8 in.)
5 ft. 3 in. (63 in.) 5 ft. 3.2 in. (63.2 in.)
10 ft. 4.6 in. (124.6 in.)

Interior Measurements

37.8 in. 60.8 in.
41.9 in. 57.8 in.
60.9 in. 38.5 in.
42.3 in. 56.9 in.


Gas Premium unleaded (required)
21.9 gal. 328.5/547.5 mi.
15/25 mpg

Weights and Capacities

125 cu.ft. 0.26 Cd
4740 lbs. 16.4 cu.ft.
16.4 cu.ft.


Rear wheel drive 7-speed shiftable automatic

Engine & Performance

4.7 L Double overhead cam (DOHC)
V8 32
Variable 516 ft-lbs. @ 1800 rpm
429 hp @ 5250 rpm 40.0 ft.


  • Multi-link front suspension
  • Multi-link rear suspension
  • Four-wheel independent suspension
  • Front and rear stabilizer bar


4 yr./ 50000 mi. 4 yr./ 50000 mi.
4 yr./ 50000 mi.

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Interior Features

Front Seats

  • Massaging
  • Multi-level heating passenger seat
  • 14 -way power passenger seat
  • 14 -way power driver seat
  • Passenger seat with power adjustable lumbar support
  • Multi-level heating driver seat
  • Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar support
  • Height adjustable driver seat
  • Height adjustable passenger seat
  • Leather
  • Bucket front seats

Rear Seats

  • Folding with storage center armrest
  • Rear ventilation ducts

Power Features

  • Remote keyless power door locks
  • Reverse tilt passenger mirror provides curb view when vehicle in reverse
  • Power mirrors
  • Heated mirrors
  • 4 one-touch power windows
  • Remote window operation


  • Clock
  • Tachometer
  • Trip computer
  • External temperature display
  • Low fuel level warning
  • Compass


  • Cruise control
  • Front and rear cupholders
  • Front and rear door pockets
  • Overhead console with storage
  • Remote trunk release
  • Retained accessory power
  • Front seatback storage
  • Speed-proportional power steering
  • Universal remote transmitter (for garage door, security system, etc.)
  • 12V rear power outlet(s)
  • Front and rear parking sensors
  • Tilt and telescopic steering wheel
  • Transmission controls and audio controls on steering wheel
  • Rear view camera


  • Interior active charcoal air filter
  • Dual zone climate controls - driver and passenger
  • Extended cabin heating
  • Sun sensor
  • Trunk light
  • Leather and wood trim on center console
  • Alloy and wood trim on dash
  • Alloy, leather and wood trim on doors
  • Front and rear reading lights
  • Alloy trim on shift knob
  • Leather and wood steering wheel
  • Rear floor mats
  • Turn signal in mirrors
  • Electrochromatic inside rearview mirror
  • Dual illuminating vanity mirrors

Memorized settings

  • Memorized settings for 3 drivers
  • Memorized settings passenger seat settings
  • Memorized settings includes steering wheel

In Car Entertainment

  • Harman/kardon premium brand stereo system
  • 15 total speakers
  • Video monitor
  • DVD player
  • 600 watts stereo output
  • AM/FM stereo
  • Satellite radio w/real time traffic satellite radio
  • Speed sensitive volume control
  • Auxiliary audio input and USB with external media control
  • Surround audio surround audio (discrete)
  • 6 Months of provided satellite radio service
  • Memory card slot
  • Radio data system
  • USB connection


  • Navigation with voice activation navigation system
  • Pre-wired for phone
  • Mbrace telecommunications service
  • Bluetooth wireless data link for hands-free phone
  • Real time traffic


Exterior Features

Roof and Glass

  • Variable intermittent rain sensing wipers
  • Rear defogger
  • Power rear sunshade
  • Power glass sunroof
  • Remote sunroof operation

Tires and Wheels

  • Alloy wheels
  • 18 x 8.5 in. wheels
  • Steel spare wheel
  • 255/45R H tires
  • All season tires
  • Inside mounted spare tire
  • Temporary spare tire

Towing and Hauling

  • Cargo tie downs

Safety Features

  • 4-wheel ABS
  • Front and rear head airbags
  • Dual front and dual rear side-mounted airbags
  • Child seat anchors
  • Remote anti-theft alarm system
  • Emergency braking assist
  • Front and rear ventilated disc brakes
  • Rear door child safety locks
  • Cornering lights
  • Daytime running lights
  • Engine immobilizer
  • High pressure washers headlamps
  • Auto delay off headlamps
  • Dusk sensing headlamps
  • Xenon high intensity discharge headlamp
  • 2 front headrests
  • 3 rear headrests
  • Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivation
  • Rear center 3-point belt
  • Front and rear seatbelt pretensioners
  • Turn signal mirrors
  • Stability control
  • Traction control
  • Electronic brakeforce distribution
  • Emergency interior trunk release
  • Rear folding headrests
  • Post-collision safety system
  • Pre-collision safety system
  • Passenger head restraint whiplash protection system
  • Adaptive headlights
  • Self-leveling headlights
  • Tire pressure monitoring
  • Brake drying
  • Night View Assist PLUS w/Pedestrian Detection
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  • Designo Deep White Leather Package
  • Driver Assistance Package
  • Sport Package
  • Rear Seat Entertainment Package
  • Rear Seat Package
  • Designo Jet Black Leather Package
  • Designo Porcelain Leather Package
  • Sport Package Plus One
  • Designo Auburn Brown Leather Package
  • Designo Light Brown Leather Package

Exterior Options

  • Chrome Door Handle Inserts
  • Wheel Locks
  • Panorama Sunroof
  • 20" 10-Spoke Alloy Wheels
  • 19" 5-Spoke Alloy Wheels

Interior Options

  • Illuminated Door Sills
  • Accessory Rear Seat Entertainment System
  • Power Rear Side-Window Sunblinds
  • Rear Seat Comfort Package (SPC)
  • Heated Steering Wheel
  • Bang & Olufsen Sound System

Mechanical Options

  • Active Body Control (ABC) w/Crosswind Stabilization
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