Safety.

The S-Class: innovations which create a safer driving experience.

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Highlights


Always here for you.

Thanks to being comprehensively equipped with a range of innovative safety and assistance systems, the Mercedes-Benz S-Class Saloon can provide palpable stress relief and support, while helping to avoid hazardous situations. For example through all-round monitoring of the vehicle's surroundings by the new PRE-SAFE® Plus system.

Highlights


Always here for you.

Thanks to being comprehensively equipped with a range of innovative safety and assistance systems, the Mercedes-Benz S-Class Saloon can provide palpable stress relief and support, while helping to avoid hazardous situations. For example through all-round monitoring of the vehicle's surroundings by the new PRE-SAFE® Plus system.

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  • Maintains the desired speed for you.

    You won't want to be without the convenience of Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC in either flowing or stop-and-go traffic. The system takes the strain off you by automatically adapting your own speed to that of slower-moving vehicles in front. The desired distance can be set in several stages.

    *Various safety systems and features included in Mercedes-Benz vehicles are driver assistance aids only and the driver at all times remains solely responsible for maintaining proper control of the vehicle, ensuring safety and monitoring the driving environment and complying with all applicable road rules.
  • Gets you back on track.

    Active Lane Keeping Assist can warn you by means of steering wheel vibrations if you inadvertently drive over lane markings. If there is still no reaction, or in dangerous situations, the system can also intervene actively with course-correcting steering intervention to bring you back into lane.

    *Various safety systems and features included in Mercedes-Benz vehicles are driver assistance aids only and the driver at all times remains solely responsible for maintaining proper control of the vehicle, ensuring safety and monitoring the driving environment and complying with all applicable road rules
  • PRE-SAFE® Plus

    Identifying the risk of a rear-end collision and activating PRE-SAFE ®. PRE-SAFE® PLUS can identify the risk of a rear-end collision for you, warns the traffic behind you by flashing your rear warning lights, applies the brakes to the vehicle while stationary to reduce forward motion and, by extension, helps minimise the impact on its passengers and the risk of secondary collisions. In addition, the reversible PRE-SAFE® seatbelt tensioners can be activated right before the collision.

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  • Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC

  • Active Lane Keeping Assist

  • PRE-SAFE® Plus

Assistance systems


Exemplary safety with Mercedes-Benz Intelligent Drive systems.

In rush hour, during a long drive at night or on an unfamiliar route, your Mercedes-Benz S-Class noticeably takes the strain out of driving, particularly in stressful situations. This is based on a concept that makes every journey in a Mercedes-Benz safer and unique: Mercedes-Benz Intelligent Drive. Because the time you spend behind the wheel is your time. Time for relaxation. Time to replenish your energy. So that, first and foremost, you reach your destination safely, but are also relaxed when you get there.

Assistance systems


Exemplary safety with Mercedes-Benz Intelligent Drive systems.

In rush hour, during a long drive at night or on an unfamiliar route, your Mercedes-Benz S-Class noticeably takes the strain out of driving, particularly in stressful situations. This is based on a concept that makes every journey in a Mercedes-Benz safer and unique: Mercedes-Benz Intelligent Drive. Because the time you spend behind the wheel is your time. Time for relaxation. Time to replenish your energy. So that, first and foremost, you reach your destination safely, but are also relaxed when you get there.

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Driving assistance and safety

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Light and sight

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