Mercedes Maybach S600 by Brabus Touted to Break all Speed Records Despite its Heavy Build

The new Mercedes Maybach S600 is one of the safest cars according to the company and they have also tweaked it in a way that it is as fast as the Porsche 918 Spyder.

Considering the slim and lightweight design of the Spyder, it might sound awkward to compare its speed with the new Maybach which features a heavy build. But, a lot of tweaking and tuning has gone into the vehicle to ensure it is not only a luxury behemoth, but is also capable of offering speed on par with the top sports models available in the consumer market.

Mercedes Maybach S600

After some in-depth tuning by Brabus, the car will offer a massive 1,106 pound feet and can easily touch a speed of 0 to 62 miles per hour in just 3.7 seconds. The German tuner who is known for this impressive work on luxury cars had invested enough time to find ways to tweak the V-12 6.0 liter engine to a 6.3 liter engine. Most car mechanics would be intimidated by the build and the engineering that goes into this vehicles. However, Brabus is not someone who easily backs off. Besides, he caters to customers who just wouldn’t settle for less.

There is no need to purchase the Mercedes Maybach S600 and bring it to him, but rather customers around the globe can buy the Brabus Rocket 900 tuning package. While it is obvious that if you live in Germany or anywhere close by his store, you could directly visit the venue to get the new upgrades attached to the vehicle. For everyone else, this is the best option to go for.

The impressive top speed is accomplished with the help of boosting the engine displacement, a traditional method that has been tried and tested by many tuners. A custom made billet crankshaft is combined with larger cylinder bore and longer strokes are used in it. It is also integrated with the precision balanced connecting rods and unique pistons that are forged to match this new setup. Apart from these, the team has also improved the vehicle with bigger turbochargers and bigger pipes that favor an easy exhaust system to balance the increased load.

Mercedes-Maybach S600 (X 222) 2014

A custom body kit, tires and interiors can be supplied if the customer wishes to, confirmed Brabus. Speed lovers may not go for a Mercedes Maybach S600, but for those who do; this custom kit seems to be the best option to go for.