For all VVIPs, celebrities, high-profile politicians and business executives seeking a higher level of security and safety in the luxury car, Mercedes-Benz India will launch the Mercedes-Maybach S 600 Guard on March 8 the version of the special protection of Mercedes-Maybach is the first car to be certified with the highest level of ballistic protection, VR10, civilian vehicles in accordance with directive BRV (bulletproof vehicles) 2009 version 2.
Guidelines specify the VR10 bodywork and windows must be able to withstand a hardened steel core bullets fired from a rifle. The car has ERV (explosive-resistant vehicles) 2010 ranking. Maybach S 600 Guard offers with a body that uses the security features, such as special steel integrated into the valley between the body structure and the outer skin. The windows are covered on the inner side of the polycarbonate to protect fragment.
In the event of an explosion beneath the vehicle, the new lower reinforcement have been tried and tested in the S-class encompasses occupant chassis. Maybach S 600 Guard is also capable of supporting 15 kg of TNT explosion from a distance of 2 meters.
The fuel tank is not in the armored vehicle. However, it is covered with a material which will automatically close all holes in the case of an explosion. In addition, Maybach S 600 Guard is supplied with additional fresh air system that circulates fresh air in the passenger compartment in the event of a gas attack.
Maybach S 600 Guard is equipped with a 5980cc V12 biturbo engine that develops 523bhp and 830nm of torque. high security version of Mercedes-Benz flagship sedan, you can expect a price of over Rs 10 crore.