Th BlueTEC 4MATIC Sedan comes with a 3.0liter BlueTEC turbo diesel V6 engine with a seven-speed automatic transmission that produces 240 horsepower and 455 pound-feet of torque. Reviews say that this powerful engine is good enough to rival most of the V8 engines in the market today. This model also features 4MATIC all-wheel drive, paddle shifters, AIRMATIC semi-active suspension, multilink suspension, perforated front brake discs with 4 piston calipers, an adaptive damping system, direct steer system, and electronic stability program. The body design of the 2012 S-Class S350 BlueTEC 4MATIC is a classic on its own, but if you prefer a more sporty touch to it there are two available trim packages to choose from; the Sport Package and the Sport Package Plus One.
The 2012 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S350 BlueTEC 4MATIC's safety features have received great compliments in a lot of reviews. Security and safety systems in place include 10-way airbag protection, PRESAFE system, attention assist, SmartKey remote, Mercedes Benz mbrace, advanced tire pressure monitoring, adaptive brakes, anti-lock braking system, anti-theft alarm, LED energy-saving tail lamps and brake assist. Added safety options can also be bought such as active lane keeping assist, active blind spot assist, DISTRONIC Plus, PARKTRONIC with parking guidance, Night View Assist Plus with rear view camera and pedestrian detection. In terms of entertainment features, you will have Sirius Satellite Radio, Hard drive navigation with Zagat Survey, iPod and MP3 media interface, sound system with Dolby Digital, Bluetooth hands-free technology and an HD radio receiver. There are also entertainment add-ons like rear seat entertainment system, split-view front seat entertainment system and Bang & Olufsen BeoSound premium sound system. All these technologies plus a lot more can be had for $92,550 in the base models of the 2012 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S350 BlueTEC 4MATIC.