Used 2001 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S55 AMG Features & Specs

2001 Mercedes-Benz S-Class
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Starting MSRP: $98,000
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Combined MPG17
Transmission5-speed shiftable automatic
Basic Warranty4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Base Engine Typegas
Total Seating5
Drivetrainrear wheel drive


Starting MSRP: $98,000
Exterior Colors
  • Horizon Blue
  • Glacier White
  • Desert Silver
  • Dark Turquoise
  • Brilliant Silver
  • Black Opal
  • Bordeaux Red
  • Aspen Green
  • Black
  • Tectite Gray
  • Midnight Blue
  • Almandine Black
  • Obsidian Black
Interior Colors
  • Java
  • Charcoal
  • Ash
  • Oyster


Starting MSRP: $98,000
electronic brakeforce distribution yes
dusk sensing headlampsyes
Turn signal mirrorsyes
Rear door child safety locks yes
child seat anchors yes
front fog/driving lights yes
3 rear headrestsyes
Rear center 3-point belt yes
stability control yes
front and rear seatbelt pretensionersyes
4-wheel ABSyes
remote anti-theft alarm system yes
traction control yes
auto delay off headlampsyes
daytime running lights yes
front and rear head airbagsyes
wipers headlampsyes
Emergency interior trunk release yes
dual front and dual rear side-mounted airbagsyes
Front and rear ventilated disc brakesyes
engine immobilizer yes
Emergency braking assist yes
xenon high intensity discharge headlampyes
2 front headrestsyes

Comfort & Convenience

Starting MSRP: $98,000
remote trunk release yes
wood trim on doorsyes
wood trim on center consoleyes
front and rear cupholdersyes
Climate controlyes
universal remote transmitter (for garage door, security system, etc.)yes
front seatback storage yes
Audio controls on steering wheelyes
front and rear reading lights yes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyes
Sun sensor yes
extended cabin heating yes
Rear floor matsyes
electrochromatic inside rearview mirroryes
speed-proportional power steering yes
leather steering wheelyes
leather trim on shift knobyes
turn signal in mirrors yes
interior air filtration yes
cruise control yes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyes


Starting MSRP: $98,000
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)14/20 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)324.8/464.0 mi.
Fuel tank capacity23.2 gal.
Combined MPG17
Fuel typepremium unleaded (required)


Starting MSRP: $98,000
Torque391 ft-lbs. @ 3000 rpm
Base engine size5.4 L
Horsepower354 hp @ 5500 rpm
Turning circle39.7 ft.
Base engine typegas
Cam typeSingle overhead cam (SOHC)


Starting MSRP: $98,000
Length203.1 in.
Curb weight4186 lbs.
Gross weight5424 lbs.
Height56.9 in.
Wheel base121.5 in.
Width73.1 in.


Starting MSRP: $98,000
multi-level heating driver seatyes
14 -way power passenger seatyes
Front leg room41.3 in.
leather yes
bucket front seatsyes
Front head room37.6 in.
ventilated passenger seatyes
Passenger seat with manual adjustable lumbar support yes
Front shoulder room59.2 in.
14 -way power driver seatyes
ventilated driver seatyes
Driver seat with manual adjustable lumbar support yes
Front hip room59.9 in.
multi-level heating passenger seatyes


Starting MSRP: $98,000
Rear head room38.4 in.
Rear hip Room59.4 in.
Rear leg room40.3 in.
Rear shoulder room58.3 in.
folding with storage center armrestyes

Drive Train

Starting MSRP: $98,000
Drive typerear wheel drive
Transmission5-speed shiftable automatic

Power Feature

Starting MSRP: $98,000
4 one-touch power windowsyes
Power mirrorsyes
remote keyless power door locks yes
Reverse tilt passenger mirror provides curb view when vehicle in reverseyes
Heated mirrorsyes


Starting MSRP: $98,000
tachometer yes
external temperature display yes
clock yes
trip computer yes


Starting MSRP: $98,000
four-wheel independent suspensionyes


Starting MSRP: $98,000
Free Maintenance4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Basic4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Drivetrain4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Rust4 yr./ 50000 mi.

Tires and Wheels

Starting MSRP: $98,000
18 x 9.5 in. wheelsyes
275/40R Y tiresyes
alloy wheelsyes
Performance tiresyes