After the launch of the non-Maybach version in 2020, Maybach now presents the brand’s first plug-in hybrid Mercedes-Maybach S580e. The car will perform high with the support of an electric motor.
The brand will start the S580e launch from China this year, and the second number comes to Thailand, Europe, and other countries follow. Maybach series have super attention with its great functions. Mercedes only treats luxury cars. this one with a hybrid powertrain will go faster and highest in sales. There are significant changes made to enhance the performance. It has a design with the same powertrain as the Mercedes S580e, but the carbon-free driving is new, and this may drive interest.
Mercedes-Maybach Hybrid Power
The new plug-in hybrid model is managed with a turbocharged 3.0-liter inline-six gasoline engine which is able to make 362 horsepower and 500 Nm of torque. The electric motor is fixed to produce 148 bhp and 440 Nm of torque.
It has made similar output as Mercedes-Benz S580e. The new electric motor and gasoline engine makes 503 bhp and 750 Nm of twist.
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Speed and Charging
The combination of gasoline and electric motor keeps the engine performance smooth. Mercedes-Maybach S580e claims a top speed of 155 mph to cover 62 miles per hour in just 5.1 seconds. In electric mode the speed of the car is much lower it will offer 87 mph.
Mercedes has not shared the confirmed battery size. Meanwhile, an 11-kilowatt charger comes as standard in Maybach but a 60-kW DC charger is an option too. From the zero battery, a 60-kW charger is able to refill the battery in about 30 minutes.
Mercedes-Bens S580e combines with a 28.0-kilowatt-hour battery pack and it is twice the size of a plug-in hybrid. The Maybach electric range is equal to the Benz version, as it offers up to 62 miles grounded on WLTP.
What’s New In Maybach Plug-In Hybrid
Plug-in Hybrid Mercedes-Maybach S580e integrated many specifications into the vehicle related to electric power. It has represented with stunning features combination most one we would love is its blue accent in the headlights which indicates the electrified status of the vehicle.
The Maybach brand made a crucial step to transform the car in modern terms. The charger port door hides on the left side. A battery charging state indicator has been added to the instrument panel. However, It is typical of a luxury cabin.
This is all that we can share with you right now. The brand has not shared a lot more about the hybrid powertrain, price, and sale date. But they must notify the customers before hitting the showroom floor. Maybach has made significant changes to improve its performance and it is apparent from the information we have shared. We have heard number of gasoline vehicles shifted into electric power which encourage the electric vehicle production in the industry. Electric SUVs are also in line to hit the road very soon with new functions and luxury cabin.