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Old 4th October 2005, 22:01   #1
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Default 1,100 NM Mercedes Benz S V12 Biturbo


Just read the MindBogglinngggg Specs!!

BRABUS S V12 S Biturbo: 730 hp / 537 kW and 1.100 Nm
New Engine Generation Based on Mercedes 600 Biturbo

730 hp / 537 kW at 5,100 rpm and a peak torque of 1,320 Nm, electronically limited to 1,100 Nm: Those are the performance cornerstones of the new BRABUS S V12 S Biturbo displacement engine, celebrating its world premiere at the Frankfurt Motor Show IAA 2005 in Frankfurt/Main. It is now available for all current Mercedes 600 models.

The BRABUS S V12 S Biturbo engine offers truly impressive performance: In the 600 models power output jumps from standard 500 hp / 368 kW at 5,000 U/rpm to 730 hp / 537 kW at just 5,100 rpm. At the same time peak torque grows from 800 Nm to 1,320 Nm from a low 2,100 rpm. Custom-calibrated mapping of the engine electronics limits peak torque to 1.100 Nm.

Performance of a Mercedes 600 model with BRABUS S V12 S Biturbo displacement engine is correspondingly exceptional, as in the example of an SL Roadsters powered by this engine: 0 - 100 km/h in just 4.0 seconds, 10.5 seconds to 200 km/h and 29.5 seconds to 300 km/h are top-notch figures as is the top speed which is electronically limited to 300, 320 or 350 km/h, depending on the selected final drive ratio and the speed-rating of the tires

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Damn the new S is barely even out and these guys have gone ahead and spurced it up BIG TIME!! I dont think even the S65 AMG will come close to this.
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Its the same engine as the Brabus CLS Rocket, right?? Daaaaaaayyaaam.
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Default Re: 1,100 NM Mercedes Benz S V12 Biturbo

The rarest of the rare big bruiser Mercs are the ones with the big V12s - in either Mercedes spec or AMG spec.

The S class and the G class probably received the most of these big engines.

Some of the rarest ones are little heard of and were put in other body styles :

Mercedes-Benz S73 T AMG
https://paultan.org/2007/07/12/the-s...enz-s73-t-amg/
https://www.thedrive.com/news/31842/...ltan-of-brunei
https://www.autoblog.com/2007/07/11/...s-class-wagon/

Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG Black Series
https://www.caranddriver.com/reviews...-drive-review/
https://www.caranddriver.com/reviews...-second-drive/
https://media.daimler.com/marsMediaS...ml?oid=9361614

Mercedes-Benz CL65 AMG
https://www.caranddriver.com/reviews...d-test-review/

There are probably a few tuners who have shoehorned these big V12 engines into other Mercs, but the only ones I'd like to highlight are :

HWA Engineering https://www.hwaag.com/en/
Hans Werner Aufrecht was the the A in AMG, before Mercedes bought it over from the 2 founders. He founded HWA Engineering after leaving AMG.
https://www.roadandtrack.com/new-car...e-development/

MKB https://www.mkb-tuning.de/en/index.php
The M in MKB is for Erhard Melcher, who is also the M in AMG. He started this company after leaving AMG. He was the engine specialist amongst the 2 founders.
https://www.mkb-tuning.de/en/superca..._AMG-65-12.php
https://www.mkb-tuning.de/en/supercars/mkb_p_1000.php
https://www.9tro.com/media/cars/mkb-...1#content-page

RENNtech https://www.renntechmercedes.com/index.php/products/mb
The owner, Hartmut Feyhl, spent 12 years at AMG Germany before serving as their North American divisionís Technical Director. Prior to the tuning companyís merger with Mercedes-Benz in 1999, by the request of AMG Germany, Feyhl branched out on his own to start RENNtech and service the existing AMG North America customers.
https://www.renntechmercedes.com/ind...13/cl-65-amg-1

Maybach and Pagani models are not considered in the above, although they too received these magnificently muscular V12 engines.

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