"The Best" commercial highlights F1 technology in the Mercedes S500 Plug-in Hybrid [video]

Mercedes has released a new promo video, highlighting the F1 technology in the new S500 Plug-in Hybrid.

Titled “The Best,” the video shows company’s fuel efficient powertrains in Formula One cars and also focuses on the new S500 Plug-in Hybrid that combines a twin-turbo 3.0-litre V6 petrol engine and an electric motor for a combined output 435bhp and 479 lb-ft of torque.

0-62mph takes 5.2 seconds that is very impressive for a big luxury saloon, while the fuel economy is even more impressive as the average fuel economy is 100.8 mpg. The S500 Plug-in Hybrid also has a purely electric range up to 20.5 miles.

In this short clip we can also see Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton, who both think they are the best.


Audi TT quattro sport concept with 414bhp debuts in Geneva
Watch how Koenigsegg makes carbon fibre wheels for the One:1 megacar
British buyer pays £6.2m for McLaren F1
Porsche celebrates Le Mans return with an exclusive 911 Martini Racing Edition
New 12th generation 2015 Nissan Navara revealed [videos]
Nissan GT-R NISMO driven by Olympian Chris Hoy crashes at Goodwood
One-off Morgan SP1 (Special Project 1) debuts at Salon Prive
The House of Rolls-Royce has announced its Spring/Summer 2017 Couture collection
Q by Aston Martin reveals Vanquish S RED Arrows Edition
Peugeot unveils new plug-in hybrid engine range
Audi designs first concept car for an animated film
5 Reasons To Buy Yourself A Ferrari 488 Next Year
Tags: , , ,