Used 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class


$39,996 - $58,881
2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

2014 Highlights

The Mercedes-Benz S-Class is all new for 2014.


Pros

  • Unparalleled blend of luxury and technology
  • "magic carpet" ride
  • effortless acceleration
  • endless safety and entertainment features
  • opulent cabin.

Cons

  • Sheer volume of tech features can overwhelm
  • competitors are more engaging to drive.

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Used 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class for Sale

Mercedes-Benz S-Class 2014 S550 4dr Sedan (4.7L 8cyl Turbo 7A) Diamond White Metallic Black Nappa Leather premium leather89,800 miles
Used 2014Mercedes-Benz S-ClassS550
List:$39,994
Est.Loan: $728/mo
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Mercedes-Benz S-Class 2014 S550 4MATIC 4dr Sedan AWD (4.7L 8cyl Turbo 7A) Black Silk Beige/Espresso Brown Leather leather12,243 miles
Used 2014Mercedes-Benz S-ClassS550 4MATIC
List:$58,700
Est.Loan: $1,068/mo
Mercedes-Benz S-Class 2014 S550 4MATIC 4dr Sedan AWD (4.7L 8cyl Turbo 7A) Obsidian Black Metallic Black Leather leather30,499 miles
Used 2014Mercedes-Benz S-ClassS550 4MATIC
List:$46,998
Est.Loan: $855/mo
Koons GM Corner
15.7 mi away
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2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S 550 Black Reverse Sensing, Panoramic Sunroof, 4MATIC�, Black Leather, Burmester High-End 3D Surround Sound System, COMAND� System w/AM/FM/GPS Navigation, Exterior Parking Camera Rear, Heated front seats, Memory seat. Recent Arrival! CARFAX One-Owner. Priced below KBB Fair Purchase Price! Odometer is 19860 miles below market average! BUY WITH CONFIDENCE: - Lowest Prices Every Day: Our market based WOW pricing utilizes competitive market pricing guides, no games. So it is easy to make an educated, hassle -free purchase from us. Many of our competitors add freight, reconditioning or certification fees to their price quotes. Your WOW price has no hidden charges. Just add tags, taxes and processing fee. - Complimentary CARFAX Vehicle History Report - 7 Day Exchange Policy: This policy simply states if you are not completely satisfied with your vehicle purchase, bring it back to us for a full credit towards your next vehicle, no questions asked! RECALL NOTICE: Some vehicles may be subject to manufacturer safety recalls that for various reasons may not be repaired prior to sale. You may also check for open recalls at www.safercar.gov

Iridium Silver Metallic Black Leather leather65,023 miles
Used 2014Mercedes-Benz S-ClassS550 4MATIC
List:$42,995
Est.Loan: $783/mo
Imperial Highline
16.6 mi away
Black Black Exclusive Nappa Leather premium leather71,599 miles
Used 2014Mercedes-Benz S-ClassS550 4MATIC
List:$42,995
Est.Loan: $783/mo
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***REAR EXECUTIVE SEATING, AMG WHEELS, ONE OWNER..........................2014 MERCEDES S550 4MATIC PREMIUM LUXURY SEDAN, BLACK WITH A BLACK DESIGNER LEATHER INTERIOR, NAVIGATION, REAR/SIDE CAMERAS, KEYLESS GO, PANORAMIC ROOF, BURMEISTER SOUND SYSTEM, 19 INCH AMG ALLOY WHEELS, CLEAN CARFAX WITH 20 SERVICE RECORDS, A REAL BEAUTY WITH ALL THE RIGHT OPTIONS***MUST PRINT AND PRESENT INTERNET AD FOR SPECIAL INTERNET PRICING BEFORE YOUR SCHEDULED APPOINTMENT. PLEASE CALL MAXIMUM AUTO OUTLET AT 703.822.7998. GUARANTEED CREDIT APPROVALS FOR EVERYONE. FINANCE RATES AS LOW AS 2.99 APR. WE ARE LOCATED AT 8503-O EUCLID AVE, MANASSAS PARK, VA 20111. OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK.PRICE EXCLUDES TAXES, TITLE, LICENSE, $595 DEALER PROCESSING FEE, & FINANCE CHARGES. SOLD AS-IS, SEE BUYERS GUIDE FOR WARRANTY OPTIONS.

Obsidian Black Metallic Black Leather leather155,293 miles
Used 2014Mercedes-Benz S-ClassS550
List:$35,998
Est.Loan: $655/mo
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Black Leather leather51,028 miles
Used 2014Mercedes-Benz S-ClassS550 4MATIC
List:$41,966
Est.Loan: $764/mo
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$300 Below Market
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This Mercedes Benz S550 4MATIC AMG is reliable and stylish. It will ease your mind knowing you are making a great investment. An odometer that reads 51,028 miles speaks for itself. This S550 4MATIC AMG has been well maintained with a long, healthy life ahead of it. Want that 'new car' smell? This car still has it, because it has never been smoked in. The complete SERVICE HISTORY is available as well, so you can be sure that it has had all required maintenance and servicing since it was new. This car, like all vehicles that we offer for sale, undergoes a comprehensive and stringent MULTI-POINT INSPECTION before putting it out on our lot. Highway driving is a breeze with the strong running 4.7L V8 DOHC 24V engine under the hood. They say money can't buy happiness but for a small price we're certain you can feel it inside this luxuriously crafted Mercedes Benz S550 4MATIC AMG. All the best power, convenience and safety options are available on this fully equipped Mercedes Benz S550 4MATIC AMG. Compare and see for yourself. We have gone over this car with a fine tooth comb and can assure you that everything under the hood is in perfect working order. The flawless finish looks like it was just driven off the lot. The interior of this ride is nothing less than perfect and is a sign of the excellent care and attention that this car has seen since it was new. The drive train and other major mechanical systems are all confirmed to be in good shape and ready to hit the road. The previous owner kept this exterior in good condition and kept it from rusting and getting dings and dents. The interior shows only the slightest amount of wear and is in excellent overall condition. If you're interested in our extended warranty options please don't hesitate to call or stop in to speak with a sales associate. Don't let credit stand in the way of you getting the vehicle you want. We have GUARANTEED FINANCING on this vehicle or any other on our lot. Let us make your car buying experience a little easier by getting you the lowest monthly payment possible. Priced below BLUE BOOK, this is a great deal. Customer Satisfaction is Job One ! ! !

Diamond Silver Metallic Black Leather leather8,882 miles
Used 2014Mercedes-Benz S-ClassS550 4MATIC
List:$53,997
Est.Loan: $983/mo
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Obsidian Black Metallic Silk Beige/Espresso Brown Exclusive Nappa Leather premium leather25,059 miles
Used 2014Mercedes-Benz S-ClassS550 4MATIC
List:$49,995
Est.Loan: $910/mo
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Iridium Silver Metallic Black Leather leather32,290 miles
Used 2014Mercedes-Benz S-ClassS550
List:$48,999
Est.Loan: $892/mo
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$300 Below Market
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Action Memorial Day Sales Event is here! !!Ask about our lowest rates ever and Save on every car!, Warranty with every vehicle!, All maintenance done up to date on every vehicle!. Need Financing? Banks compete hard to earn our clients business by aggressively working to get you the lowest possible interest rate. Get Instant financing online now with GUARANTEED CREDIT APPROVAL prior to STEPPING FOOT IN THE DEALERSHIP. As a high volume dealership, ACTION PRE-OWNED has some of the lowest finance rates IN THE AREA. Our internet pricing is extremely low and the quality of our vehicles are best around guaranteeing that you get the best financing on the best possible used car? We also guarantee the quality of our vehicles in writing with our 5-DAY MONEY BACK GUARANTEE on the mechanical condition of our cars. Our online advertised pricing applies on every vehicle if only we can''''''''t offer a matching or better finance rate. If we offer a matching or better finance rate and the client chooses to go through their own lender regardless, our website pricing may apply . For cash only purchases our website pricing may apply. Contact dealer for details: Action Automotive 703-780-0660

Palladium Silver Metallic Silk Beige/Espresso Brown Leather leather49,000 miles
Used 2014Mercedes-Benz S-ClassS550 4MATIC
List:$39,996
Est.Loan: $728/mo
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This Mercedes Benz S-Class S550 4MATIC 7-Speed Automatic is reliable and stylish. It will ease your mind knowing you are making a great investment. Non-smoker? No worries the previous owner was too. Have no fear the complete SERVICE HISTORY is here. Looking for power? Look no further! This 4.7L V8 DOHC 24V engine has all the power that you want in a vehicle. We can't think of any reasons that your vehicle shouldn't pamper you. This Mercedes Benz S-Class S550 4MATIC 7-Speed Automatic will give you the luxury that everyone wants. We have made sure that this Mercedes Benz has kept its same faultless beauty as when it first rolled out the factory doors. Absolutely no interior maintenance is needed on this car. We also provide a free CARFAX report on this and every car we sell assuring you of complete satisfaction when buying a car from us. Call us now to find out how our GUARANTEED FINANCING program will put you in this ride today! Interested in low monthly payments? Call us today at (703) 494-8686 or come by to see if you qualify. BLUE BOOK sets the standard for vehicle pricing and we have pushed this car's price way below its recommended BLUE BOOK value. With amazing deals at Fred's Executive Auto, you will be sure to drive away smiling. We are conveniently located near Dumfries. No fumador? No se preocupe el dueo anterior tampoco lo era. No temas, el historial de servicio completo est aqu. Buscando fuerza? No busque ms! Este motor 4.7L V8 DOHC 24V tiene todo el poder que usted quiere en un vehculo. No podemos pensar en alguna razn por la que su vehiculo no deba mimarlo. Esta Honda Accord le dar el lujo que todo el mundo quiere. Nos hemos asegurado de que este Honda ha mantenido su misma belleza impecable como cuando por primera vez salio fuera de las puertas de la fbrica. Absolutamente no se necesita ningn mantenimiento interior en este el coche. Tambin proporcionamos un informe CARFAX gratis en este y todos los coches que vendemos asegurando su completa satisfaccin en la compra de un coche de nosotros. Llmenos ahora para averiguar cmo nuestro programa FINANCIACIN GARANTIZADA le pondr en este auto hoy! Interesado en bajos pagos mensuales? Llmenos hoy mismo al [PHONE] o venga a ver si usted califica. LIBRO AZUL establece el estndar para la fijacin de precios de vehculos y hemos empujado el precio de este el coche inferior a su valor que libro azul recomienda. Con ofertas increbles en Fred's Executive Auto, usted estar seguro para ahuyentar sonriendo. Estamos convenientemente ubicados cerca de Dumfries.

Iridium Silver Metallic Black Nappa Leather premium leather12,782 miles
Used 2014Mercedes-Benz S-ClassS63 AMG 4MATIC
List:$68,999
Est.Loan: $1,256/mo
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**WE FINANCE** ORIGINAL STICKER PRICE WAS $150K+ / 0-60 IN 3.7 SECONDS thanks to the 577 horsepower and 4Matic option/ RATED 4.6 OUT OF 5 ON THE 3rd PARTY CONDITION REPORT WHICH IS EXCELLENT FOR A 2014 MODEL YEAR / 20 INCH WHEELS WITH 4 GREAT TIRES / TIRE TREADS ARE 10/32 WHICH MEANS 90-95% OF TREAD LEFT / IT IS FULLY LOADED AND EXTREMELY CLEAN S63 AMG WITH SUCH A LOW MILES** NIGHT VISION / PANORAMIC ROOF AND MUCH MORE****FREE DELIVERY FOR UP TO 500 MILE RADIUS $0.40-$0.60per mile after 500-mile radius. Ask your salesperson for up to additional 6years or 100k miles extended warranty for under $2000 on qualified vehicles. � $199 for ceiling DVD or $799 for dual headrestDVD�s on qualified vehicles. We reserve the rights to end this listing or anyother listings at anytime should the vehicle no longer be available for saleand sales prices are subject to change without notice. Fees and Taxes: allvehicles sold are subject to $695.00 dealer processing fee. Buyer(s) are responsible for all state county city taxes and feesas well as title/registration fees in the state that the vehicle will beregistered. SPECIAL INTERNET PRICING IS BASED ON ONE TIME PAYMENT OF CASHCERTIFIED FUNDS MONEY ORDER AND EFT's. TOTAL PRICES ON VEHICLES FINANCED MAYVARY. WE FINANCE PEOPLE WITH ALL TYPES OF CREDIT. EVERYONE IS APPROVED. AlphaMotorsports is not responsible for TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS MISPRINTS ONEQUIPMENT VOIDED MANUFACTURER WARRANTY due to previous accident(s). Customersmust confirm all the options with the manufacturer and the remaining warrantywith the manufacturer prior of purchasing the vehicle. We print Carfax historyon the same day that we buy the vehicle from different sources AlphaMotorsports is not responsible for any changes to Carfax history in the futurePlease print your own most updated Carfax history from www.carfax.com**

Palladium Silver Metallic Silk Beige/Espresso Brown Leather leather34,996 miles
Used 2014Mercedes-Benz S-ClassS550 4MATIC
List:$44,999
Est.Loan: $819/mo
Sina Auto Sales
54 mi away
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Obsidian Black Metallic Black Leather leather56,761 miles
Used 2014Mercedes-Benz S-ClassS550 4MATIC
List:$43,997
Est.Loan: $801/mo
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$300 Below Market
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This 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class 4dr 4dr Sedan S 550 4MATIC features a 4.6L 8 CYLINDER 8cyl Gasoline engine. It is equipped with a 7 Speed Automatic transmission. The vehicle is Black with a Brown/Black Full Leather interior. - **Shop where the dealers shop, No dealer license necessary** All Vehicles subject to prior sale. Prices exclude taxes, tags, MSI, Processing and freight charges, and most aftermarket rims. *Some exclusions apply. See store for details. -

Ruby Black Metallic Black Leather leather75,801 miles
Used 2014Mercedes-Benz S-ClassS550
List:$45,990
Est.Loan: $837/mo
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$750 Below Market
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LOCAL TRADE-IN! Ruby Black Metallic with Black Nappa Leather interior! Premium 1 Package, Drivers Assistance, Night Vision Assist Plus, 19-Inch Twin Spoke Wheels, and more! 1-Owner vehicle with service history done with our shop! Call today as S550s in this price range do not last long!

Ruby Black Metallic Silk Beige/Espresso Brown Nappa Leather premium leather39,888 miles
Used 2014Mercedes-Benz S-ClassS550
List:$48,995
Est.Loan: $892/mo
Imperial Highline
16.6 mi away
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2014 MERCEDES BENZ S550**1-OWNER**CLEAN CARFAX** SPORT PACKAGE**NAVIGATION**BLIND SPOT MONITOR** PANO ROOF**BURMESTER SOUND SYSTEM**POWER DYNAMIC HEAT/AC SEATS**REAR POWER HEAT/AC SEATS**DISTRONIC** 100% Backed By A Clean And Clear CARFAX History Report Showing No Accidents Or Odometer Issues Of Any Kind, This 2014 Mercedes Benz S550 Is A Must See! Stunning Inside And Out, This 1-Owner S-Class Comes Loaded Up With A 4.6L 8-Cylinder Engine, Automatic Transmission, Keyless Go With Push Button Start, Factory Voice Guided Navigation System, Power Heated And Cooled Dynamic Multi-Contour Front Seats With Memory Positioning And Massage Feature, Power Rear Heated And Cooled Seats With Memory Positioning, Power Sliding Glass Panoramic Sunroof, Blind Spot Monitor System, Distronic Cruise Control, 4-Way Power Tilt And Telescopic Heated Steering Wheel With Multifunction Controls And Paddle Shift, Burmester Premium Surround Sound System, SIRIUS Satellite Radio, Music Register Internal Hard Drive, USB Audio Input, Bluetooth Technology With Live Streaming Media Via Bluetooth Audio, Front And Rear Parking Sensors, Reverse Camera System, Power Rear Sunshade, Active Air Suspension System, Power Open/Close Trunk, 19 Premium AMG Alloy Wheels And So Much More! Excellent Financing Options Available For ALL Credit Levels! Act Now By Calling Us At 703-257-1234 To Set Up A Test Drive! We Look Forward To Earning Your Business! -

Black Black Nappa Leather premium leather27,855 miles
Used 2014Mercedes-Benz S-ClassS63 AMG 4MATIC
List:$73,995
Est.Loan: $1,347/mo
Imperial Highline
16.6 mi away
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2014 MERCEDES BENZ S63**AMG**AWD**NIGHT VISION**NAVIGATION**POWER HEAT/AC SEATS**REAR POWER HEAT/AC SEATS**DISTRONIC**REVERSE CAMERA**BLUETOOTH**BURMESTER SOUND SYSTEM**AMG WHEELS**OVER 550 HP!** All Wheel Drive And Powered By A 5.5L 8-Cylinder Engine Producing A Heart Pounding 577 Horsepower, This 2014 Mercedes Benz S63 AMG Is The Perfect Balance Of High End Luxury And World Class Performance!! Gorgeous Inside And Out, This S-Class Comes Loaded Up With An Automatic Transmission, Night Vision System, Distronic Cruise Control, Blind Spot Monitor System, Lane Departure Warning, Factory Voice Guided Navigation System, Power Heated And Cooled Front Seats With Memory Positioning And Massage Feature, Rear Power Heated And Cooled Seats, BURMESTER Premium Sound System, SIRIUS Satellite Radio, Bluetooth Technology With Live Streaming Media Via Bluetooth Audio, 4-Way Power Tilt And Telescopic Heated Steering Wheel With Multifunction Controls And Paddle Shift, Power Sliding Glass Sunroof, Dual Zone Climate Control, Front And Rear Parking Sensors, Surround View Camera System, Power Open/Close Trunk, 20 Premium AMG Wheels And More! Excellent Financing Options Available For ALL Credit Levels! Act Now By Calling Us At 703-257-1234 To Set Up A Test Drive! We Look Forward To Earning Your Business! -

Obsidian Black Metallic Silk Beige/Espresso Brown Leather leather39,942 miles
Used 2014Mercedes-Benz S-ClassS550 4MATIC
List:$54,881
Est.Loan: $999/mo

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Features & Specs

S550 4dr Sedan (4.7L 8cyl Turbo 7A)S550 4MATIC 4dr Sedan AWD (4.7L 8cyl Turbo 7A)S63 AMG 4MATIC 4dr Sedan AWD (5.5L 8cyl Turbo 7A)
MPG201918
Seating555
Transmission7-speed shiftable automatic7-speed shiftable automatic7-speed shiftable automatic
Fuelgasgasgas
Horsepower449 hp @ 5250 rpm449 hp @ 5250 rpm577 hp @ 5500 rpm

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Best Vehicle Driven. Period
Bought CPO 2014 S550 with 49k on odometer. Silent engine, stunning interior and a bunch of safety options. Distronic Plus, Active lane assist, Night Vision along with 360 degree camera makes driving super safe. The active seats are amazing and the 5 different settings for massage are well designed. So refined, so technologically advanced it makes others wanna be MB. Cruise down a darkened highway knowing your vehicle is scanning the distance for humans or large animals, as it maintains the lane and speed all the while a hot stone massage is lowering your stress level. Nothing short of amazing.
More About This Model

The launch of the 2014 Mercedes-Benz S550 is a milestone in automotive circles. The S-Class is the car that has dominated the luxury car ranks for years, so when a new one comes along there's a certain level of anticipation that comes along with it.

Try as they might, the likes of Audi, BMW, Jaguar and Lexus have yet to match the sheer cachet that comes along with the "big" Mercedes: something that is fully reflected in its ever buoyant global sales figures. In its final year of production, the outgoing model still managed to beat the competition in sales volume. To suggest the new one has a lot to live up to is perhaps understating things a little.

2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

A Wide-Ranging S-Class
The new rear-wheel-drive, long-wheelbase S550 driven here is just one of six different variants of the new S-Class that will eventually hit the market. Among them are short-, long- and extra-long-wheelbase variants together with a Pullman limousine, two-door coupe and two-door convertible. All except the short-wheelbase variant are planned for sale in North America, with deliveries of the long wheelbase scheduled to get under way in September.

This S-Class follows an evolutionary path, eschewing big changes for subtle modifications, all aimed at seeing the S-Class attract new customers without turning off its current owners. This latest model looks more stately than the car it replaces, with a bolder front end appearance, greater structuring to its flanks and a more confident-looking rear. Dimensionally, there's not much between it and its predecessor, the new S-Class being less than an inch longer, only 1.1 inches wider and not even half an inch higher.

2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

During the early conceptual stages for the new S-Class, a number of construction techniques were apparently discussed, including a possible switch to a space frame like that used by the Audi A8 in a bid to shed weight. In the end, though, Mercedes-Benz's engineering brain trust decided on a more conservative approach, retaining conventional monocoque construction in the interests of production continuity.

With an all-aluminum body and more high-strength steel within its floorpan, the new S550 is marginally heavier than its predecessor at 4,442 pounds. Where it does manage to score is in rigidity. We won't bore you with the details but the overall integrity of the body has risen dramatically, with Mercedes-Benz's own figures pointing to an almost doubling in rigidity levels compared to the old S-Class.

Familiar Engine With More Power
The new S-Class will initially be sold with just a single engine in North America. The twin-turbocharged 4.7-liter V8 is carried over from the old model with slight revisions. The result is a slight bump in output to 455 horsepower, while torque remains at 516 pound-feet.

Mercedes-Benz planned to launch the S-Class with a new nine-speed automatic gearbox but ended up going with an updated version of the seven-speed unit used by its predecessor. The nine-speed gearbox will eventually make its way into the S-Class, but likely not before a planned face-lift in 2016.

2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

Even without the extra gears, the S550 is capable of startling performance figures. Mercedes-Benz claims a 0-60-mph time of 4.8 seconds and a top speed of 155 mph.

From behind the wheel, there is a dual personality to the S550. On the one hand, it is remarkably smooth and superbly refined, providing relaxed and soothing qualities at part throttle in Comfort mode. But it also has the in-gear acceleration to keep in touch with some highly fancied performance cars in a straight line when you switch into Sport mode, something that sees it dispatch big distances with great authority.

Never Forgets What Makes It Comfortable
So, it is strong on performance and terrifically refined, but the one factor that continues to lift the S-Class clear of the competition is its imbibing comfort. The new model builds on the inherent strengths of its predecessor with great poise to the body, a superbly cosseting ride and a level of refinement that reaches well beyond that of the A8, 7 Series and XJ and tops even the LS.

The standard suspension employs adaptive damping in combination with air springs, a layout closely related to that used on the old S-Class but with detailed changes to the elasto-kinematic properties to enhance its ability to soak up potholes with even greater control.

The big news, however, surrounds the availability of an advanced new system that goes under the name of Magic Ride Control. An option on the S550, it uses a stereo camera mounted within the windscreen to constantly scan the road surface and then automatically prime the underpinnings. It is an active system, meaning there is a continuous altering of firmness within the suspension for an optimum ride up to speeds of 81 mph.

2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

The result is a wonderfully supple feel, with a consistent ride height and next to no movement of the body even on big bumps. It sounds complex, and in terms of engineering clearly is. But there is little doubt Magic Ride Control will alter the luxury car landscape as it takes the idea of adaptive suspension one more step in the right direction.

Less satisfactory is the steering: a newly conceived electromechanical setup. It may have slightly better weighting but it comes with a lack of feedback. It often feels detached from the action so there's a little less involvement than we would like, especially for a car that's so capable of extreme performance.

Cabin Worthy of the Hype
The promise delivered by earlier photographs of the new S-Class interior is fully backed up when you open the door and climb inside, where you are met by an inviting combination of luxurious leather, deep grained wood, high-quality plastic and flashes of brushed aluminum.

Perceived quality is hugely impressive: every bit as good as that offered by the A8, 7 Series, XJ and LS, if not better. The design represents a big break from old, giving the new sedan a far more luxurious and thoroughly contemporary feel.

2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

There's a compelling softness to the cushioning of the seats that immediately tells you the clear emphasis here is more on outright comfort than anything to do with sporty pretension. Despite riding on the same 124.6-inch wheelbase as before, Mercedes-Benz says the new S-Class offers marginally more head-, shoulder and elbow room both up front and in the rear.

All this, along with generous levels of steering wheel and seating adjustment, soon has you finding a decent driving position and feeling fairly confident about what's to come. The only real criticism is a slightly obstructed view out back owing to the high-set rear window and rather large rear-seat headrests.

Plenty of Extras
Buyers will be able to choose among five different rear-seat configurations, ranging from a conventional fixed rear bench all the way through to a setup that offers 43.5 degrees of backrest adjustment in what Mercedes-Benz dubs its first-class seating option.

As you'd expect from a car sitting at the very top of the Mercedes-Benz lineup, there is no shortage of safety features, although the most advanced items, including new rear seatbelt airbags, are mostly optional equipment.

What you do get as standard on North American specification models is radar-controlled collision prevention assist, so called Magic Vision Control that provides infrared images during nighttime driving; a Burmester sound system; and LED interior lighting with a choice of seven different colors, five dimming levels and four different dimming zones.

Only a Few More Wishes
The new S-Class is quite a machine: a celebration of contemporary engineering, state-of-the-art safety technology, bank vaultlike solidity and soothing calmness. It is a bit surprising that Mercedes-Benz did not see fit to provide its new flagship with a driveline to fully complement the rest of its achievements. With efficiency on the minds of even the wealthiest buyers, an advanced hybrid right out of the gate might have set the tone in a way that no one expected.

2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

Mercedes head of research and development Thomas Weber tells us such a model is under intensive development and planned to join the lineup in time. Good thing, too, as a new Audi A8 is in the works for next year, along with a redesigned BMW 7 Series after that. No doubt those sedans will have endless arrays of technological gadgets to go along with newly designed interiors and sports-carlike performance.

Until then, however, this S-Class should have no trouble attracting the level of attention it has grown accustomed to. All the elements of a top-notch luxury sedan are there and even some elements you don't expect. The standard has been set once again. Now it's time to see how long it stays that way.

Edmunds attended a manufacturer-sponsored event, to which selected members of the press were invited, to facilitate this report.

Used 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Overview

The Used 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class is offered in the following submodels: , . Available styles include S550 4dr Sedan (4.7L 8cyl Turbo 7A), S550 4MATIC 4dr Sedan AWD (4.7L 8cyl Turbo 7A), and S63 AMG 4MATIC 4dr Sedan AWD (5.5L 8cyl Turbo 7A).

What's a good price on a Used 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class?

Save up to $750 on one of 28 Used 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class for sale at dealerships within 25 miles of Ashburn, VA with prices as low as $35,998 as of 07/18/2018, based on data from dealers and consumer-driven dealer ratings ranging from 1.2 to 5 out of 5 stars.

Price comparisons for Used 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class trim styles:

  • The Used 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S550 4MATIC is priced between $39,996 and $58,881 with odometer readings between 8882 and 71599 miles.
  • The Used 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S550 is priced between $35,998 and $52,977 with odometer readings between 32290 and 155293 miles.
  • The Used 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S63 AMG 4MATIC is priced between $68,999 and $84,998 with odometer readings between 12782 and 27855 miles.

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