Debut in Pebble Beach.
Every August classic car fans from around the world converge on Pebble Beach in California for a very special beauty contest. This gathering of magnificent classic cars is the perfect place to premiere the exclusive Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6, a sensational luxury-class coupe. The 2+2 seater is a homage to the glorious age of the aero coupes and consciously carries this tradition forward into the future.
The coupe reinterprets classic, emotional design principles in an extreme way, following the design philosophy of sensual purity.
Gorden Wagener, the Head of Design at Daimler AG describes his design like that “Our glamorous coupe, the Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6, represents the ultimate in contemporary luxury. It is hot and cool”, “With its intelligent appeal and reduced, technoid look, it perfectly embodies our design philosophy of sensual purity and our pursuit of aerodynamic efficiency.”
Performance like a Sports :
The Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 is designed as an electric car. Whit the help of its four compact permanent magnet synchronous electric motors, it features all-wheel drive. The maximum output of the drive system is 550 kW (750 PS). The shallow underfloor battery has a usable capacity of approx. 80 kWh. This not only allows performance characteristics typical of a sports car (acceleration from 0‑100 km/h in less then 4 seconds, which hit the top speed at 250 km/h) but also a range of over 500 kilometres according to the NEDC (over 200 miles according to EPA).
With its impressive dimensions, the Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 (length/width/height: 5700/2100/1328 millimetres) is the first luxury coupe in the series of visionary design show cars from .