Insiders say that Mercedes-Benz plans to abandon the production of luxury models S Coupe and S Convertible in late summer of this year.
According to the blog Mercedes-Benz Passion, citing its own sources, the coupe and convertible Mercedes-Benz S-class preparing for retirement. In preparation for the development and launch of new electric vehicles the company is going for cost savings in the reduce range of niche models, which include quite expensive S Coupe and S Convertible.
Coupe and convertible S-class, say the insiders, can be ordered until may, but production of both models will stop in August this year. They are built on the platform of the S-class W222 is the current generation, which produces about seven years, but in 2017, the luxurious S-Class Coupe and Convertible have gone through a planned upgrade. Likely, to replace the coupe and convertible will come to the family of electric cars EQS, built on a new platform.