Luxury Motors: Maybach Landaulet
Maybach founded in 1909 by Wilhelm Maybach is one of the prominent manufacturers of luxury motors in the world. The cars manufactured by Maybach are ultra luxurious and unique outclassing other luxury motors. The open-topped Landaulet is the ultimate offering from Maybach reviving the great art of building majestic automobiles.
Maybach Landaulet is a majestic and opulent car. The design of the car is similar to that of a limousine. True to tradition of Landaulet the roof is fully able to open at the rear and the chauffer compartment is completely sealed offering the occupants a chance to enjoy the clear blue sky above. The black soft top rests on the frame formed by root bows when closed. The roof is operated by chauffer and opening and closing the roof takes 16 seconds. Overall it exhibits Maybach’s capability in producing world’s most luxurious cars.
Without doubt Maybach Landaulet offers the best in creature comfort to its occupants. It comes with two climate control options programmed and operated independently. The seats of this luxury car are extremely comfortable. The seats are heated and the shoulder belts automatically adjust to the height of the passengers. The seats are covered in grand Napa leather and adorned with multicolored seat backs with dynamic lumbar support. It features state of art entertainment features along with lifetime subscription of SIRIUS Satellite Radio, DVD Player, 6 CD disc changer, auxiliary inputs, and remote control and dual 9.5” video monitor offering un-interrupted in-vehicle entertainment. Other prominent features include a BOSE Dolby surround sound system with 21 speakers and 600W output, Distronic system, Rear Refrigerator, Folding Tables, Electronic rear door closing, Champagne Flutes, Integrated rear Bluetooth system, pneumatic door closing assist, trunk mounted umbrella and intercom system. Other optional luxury features include 3 place rear seating, electric sliding fabric curtain, Active ventilated seats, solar-powered ventilation system and external communication. Phew! The list seems almost endless and is enough to put luxury hotels to shame.
Maybach Landaulet is powered by a special V12 engine specially developed for 57S and 62S models in collaboration with AMG. This V12 bi-turbo gasoline engine is capable of producing a maximum power output of 620 HP and a peak torque of 738 lb-ft @ 2000-4000 rpm. The engine is mated to a Maybach Type-12 5 speed automatic transmission. This luxury motor is capable of accelerating to 60 mph in just 5.2 sec and has a top speed of 155 mph which is an impressive feat considering proportion of this vehicle. Other prominent performance features include Electronic Stability Program, ASR acceleration skis control and advanced braking system, AIRMATIC Dual control air suspension and exclusive 11 spoke 20 inch wheel offering an unmatched riding pleasure.
Overall it’s the ultimate ultra luxury car for the rich and wealthy to flaunt. This car offers all the luxury and comfort that one has dreamt of. An outstanding majestically built car worthy for the kings. At $ 1.38 million it is one of the most expensive VIP style cars on offer but its worth every penny spent compared to the reputation and comfort this luxury motors offers.