by Staff Writer
The Mercedes-Maybach family has just launched its first SUV with an electric fabric top.
The new SUV called the Mercedes-Maybach G650 Landaulet will will celebrate its world premiere and sales release at the Geneva Motor Show in March 2017.
The market launch of the special series of the open-top four-seater will be limited to 99 units and will start in the autumn.
This extrovert G‑Class thus represents a unique combination of luxurious chauffeur saloon and off-roader.
While the driver and front passenger are accommodated under the closed roof, the rear passengers can revel in a maximum of comfort: at the press of a button, a large folding top opens electrically to offer a view of the blue sky. The rear passengers enjoy the majestic open-air experience from their single seats.
On demand, an electrically operated glass partition separates the rear compartment from the driver’s section. In addition, the glass can be changed from transparent to opaque at the press of a button.
The vehicle also offers an active multicontour seats with ENERGIZING massage function have inflatable air chambers to provide high seating comfort and excellent lateral support. Massage programs make for enhanced well-being – according to the principle of a relaxing hot-stone massage, including with heat.
The rear seating concept is augmented by a calf rest, which is freely adjustable in length and swivel range.