2015 Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG: SLS-Trumping Power and Room for the Entire Boardroom [2013 L.A. Auto Show]

2015 Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG V-12

The Mercedes-Benz S-class is the segment’s benchmark and a paragon of luxury, comfort, and style. But the S-class has a dark side, one unleashed by Mercedes’ AMG skunkworks. At the head of that department sits Tobias Moers, and it’s not difficult to picture him overseeing work on the brand’s engines while shouting, “Unlimited power!” like sort of a less wrinkly, German Darth Sidious. As to whether lightning actually shoots from his fingertips, we’re not sure, but his team has just delivered the 2015 Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG, with a 621-hp, 6.0-liter twin-turbocharged V-12. Think of the car as Darth Vader to the S550’s Anakin Skywalker. READ MORE ››

About Jens Meiners