Eco-tuning for the Business hybrids

Bottrop, May 28, 2015

Mercedes engine tuning complacent? If the standard power is no longer sufficient in Stuttgart engine rooms, many panting after performance customer contact Brabus. But what to do if you are a stupidly eminently efficient plug-in hybrids on the board parking lot? For these special cases the eco - performance feels like the tuner from now something up its sleeve: The solution is a power kit for the Mercedes S 500 E with plug-in hybrid.

Performance kit for the V6 powerplant

With new maps for injection and ignition and a moderately increased boost pressure, the kit tickles 52 horsepower and 70 Newton meters more from the three-liter V6 petrol engine. Replacing standard 333 hp are available after conversion 385 hp and a maximum torque of 550 Newton meters. The combination of Nitro and electric motor then promotes a total of 500 hp and 890 Nm of torque to days. For the Business-Benz accelerates in 4.9 seconds from zero to 100. The maximum speed is electronically limited to 250 km / h. Mercedes itself is the consumption with outrageous 2.8 liters to 100 kilometers. Whether it remains, Brabus will not reveal.

More driving dynamics, more aero - optics

According to the driving dynamics of the Brabus hybrid sedan could be increased even further by the tuner built a control module that lowers the car by about 15 millimeters. The body is lifted by additional aerodynamic components of eco - original. A new front bumper with integrated spoiler lip replaces the production bumper completely. The front fenders are equipped with design elements made ​​of carbon fiber. For more stern presence of Benz gets a spoiler lip and a new apron with integrated diffuser. In the wheel arches can be light-alloy wheels with 19, order 20, 21 or even 22 inches.

Individuality and pricing

Even more individuality in the interior took care of Bottrop tuner. The width of the offering ranges from simple sill up to the leather interior in every color imaginable. Likewise, individually, the offer of wood and carbon applications. Designed depending on the wishes of the price of the post-Brabus - conversions. The Series S ( par ) class 500 e is from 109 778 Euro in the Mercedes - pricelist . (ml)