Up for auction is this 2003 Mercedes-Benz S55 AMG finished in Black over a black leather interior. Introduced as the ultimate AMG-tuned version of Mercedes’ S-Class luxury sedan, the S55 is equipped with a vast array of creature comforts as well as a supercharged 5.4 L V8 engine rated at nearly 500HP. Offering an extremely high standard of luxury and performance, this 2003 example is now being listed in excellent overall condition by its seller in New York while showing just under 46k miles on the odometer.
The Black paint on this S-Class is said to be in very nice condition, see the photo gallery for detailed images and paint meter readings. The AMG styling package adds a front spoiler and side skirts which provide for a more aggressive appearance. Factory 18” AMG wheels are also equipped and dressed in healthy Michelin Pilot Sport tires.
Occupants are seated in a luxurious black Nappa leather interior featuring decorative wood veneers throughout the cabin. Amenities include heated and ventilated front seats, heated rear seats, power front seats with a massage function and 3-position memory, a central display screen with COMAND navigation, automatic climate control, and a power rear sunblind. All gauges and accessories are said to be fully functional.
The AMG-tuned supercharged 5.4 L V8 engine is capable of sending 493 HP and 516 lb.-ft of torque to the rear wheels through a 5-speed automatic transmission. The 8-piston front and 4-piston rear brake calipers provide ample stopping power while the Active Body Control (ABC) system offers exceptional ride quality. A full service was carried out at Mercedes-Benz of Buffalo earlier in 2020 and this S55 is said to be in excellent running order. A fresh oil change will be carried out upon sale.
This sale will include original books and tools, a set of 2 keys, and a clean title. Represented the height of automotive refinement at the time of its debut, this S-Class now offers an incredible value for any discerning driver.