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Dream Car: Feel rich and famous in a Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe

Want to make like the rich and famous? Then this Mercedes-Benz S500 AMG could be your dream car.

Image: MSL Park Motors Mercedes-Benz

IF I HAD the money I’d buy…

A car which symbolises the ultimate in driving comfort and elegance with plenty of performance too. A class-leading car that screams ‘I have arrived’. And this 2016 Mercedes-Benz S500 AMG Line for €179,000 ticks all those boxes.

Why a Mercedes-Benz S-Class?

The S-Class is the flagship car for Mercedes, so, as you would expect, it is packed full of magnificent features; the latest and greatest technology; and outstanding performance and driving dynamics. The contours of the S-Class combine style and sporty elegance, which suggest power and dynamism – and that’s before the car even moves.

On the road it cuts quite a dash and the suspension systems ensure superior comfort on long journeys.

Source: MSL Park Motors Mercedes-Benz

What’s special about this particular one?

This particular model is the AMG Line specification, so it has that wicked looking diamond radiator grille with chrome-coloured pins, as well as dynamic AMG body styling with sporty AMG 20-inch alloy wheels and perforated brake discs.

This one also features a panoramic sunroof, which makes the cabin lovely and bright as do the Sahara Beige perforated leather seats. The mix of walnut wood trim and leather finishing on the dashboard lends a wonderful elegance.

Oh, and it is powered by a V8 petrol engine with 455hp and 700Nm of torque. Phwoar.

Source: MSL Park Motors Mercedes-Benz

What does it look like in action?

Check it out for yourself in this promotion film and catch a glimpse of that gorgeous sharp styling and taut body lines.

Source: Highway Star Mercedes-Benz/YouTube

Who else drives one?

With its blend of high-end comfort and performance, the S-Class is a favourite among the rich and famous, especially those at the top of their field.

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Award-winning actress Annette Bening drives an S500, Angela Merkel rides in the back of an S-Class, as does our own President. And the Kardashians are big fans.

Source: MSL Park Motors Mercedes-Benz

What else could you get for the money?

For the same money you could have this house in Donegal.

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… or this Porsche 911 Carrera S.

Source: Done Deal

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Melanie May  / https://www.melaniemay.com

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