Available for auction is this 2013 Mercedes Benz W221 S550 finished in Black (040) over a black leather interior. The 5th generation of Mercedes’ flagship S-Class luxury sedan, the W221 was debuted with wider fender flares, a completely redesigned interior, and a host of new technology and driver amenities. This post-facelift 2013 example came factory optioned with Parktronic parking assist, a heated steering wheel, Keyless-GO entry, and climate-controlled multicontour front seats with a massage function. It was purchased by the seller in 2015 and has undergone all scheduled maintenance through authorized Mercedes-Benz dealers including a major “D” service carried out within the last several hundred miles. Currently showing just under 77k miles on the odometer, this S550 is being offered for auction by its second owner out of California.
This S550 comes finished in Black (040) and features updated LED daytime running lights and taillights, a sharper more pronounced grille, and chrome exhaust finishers integrated into the rear bumper as part of the mid-cycle facelift. The seller notes the car to have been garage kept and regularly detailed under their ownership. Some small chips are present on the front end commensurate with normal road use, additional photos are provided in the gallery along with a clean CARFAX report. This S550 rides on a set of chrome 18” S400 wheels dressed in Michelin Pilot Sport A/S 3 tires which were mounted in 2019 and are said to retain approximately 75% tread.
Inside, the luxurious Black leather interior is highlighted by Burled Walnut trim throughout the dashboard, center console, and door panels. Driver amenities include climate-controlled and massaging multicontour front seats with memory, a heated steering wheel, Keyless-GO entry, four-zone automatic climate control, an Mbrace2 infotainment system, a power rear window shade, a power sunroof, and a powered trunk lid. The seller reports all gauges and accessories to be fully functional.
Power comes from a twin-turbocharged 4.6L V8 engine rated at 429 HP and 516 lb.-ft of torque, which is sent to the rear wheels through a 7G-TRONIC seven-speed automatic transmission. Routine service is said to have been addressed by authorized Mercedes Benz dealers as highlighted on the CARFAX report. The seller also notes that within the last 300 miles, a “D” service was completed including an oil and filter change, brake fluid flush, a computer scan, and replacements of the cabin and engine air filters.
This sale will include the original owner's manuals, tools, spare tire, and a clean title. Offering abundant luxuries and contemporary styling, this well-maintained S550 is ready to be enjoyed by a new owner.