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2020 Mercedes S-Class (W223) Interior Might Look Like This

Has the interior of the all-new S-Class been leaked before Mercedes was ready to show it? Not likely, but even if it's just a rendering, we at least have a feeling of what it will be like to sit at the wheel of next year's flagship.
2020 Mercedes S-Class (W223) Interior Might Look Like This 1 photo
This photo has been shown all over the place in the past couple of days. And because so many people asked us if it's a "leak," we just couldn't ignore it. The only thing we can tell you is that it's a piece of Photoshop from a Polish magazine (print).

The best way to tell it's not real is to look at the steering wheel, which is the one found in the current S-Class. The spyshots we got while the W223 was doing some winter testing suggested it was going to have a new layout for the spokes, buttons and center hub.

Of course, everyone's attention is drawn away from the wheel to that all-mighty infotainment screen. If we had to guess, we'd say it's in the 15 to 16-inch range, while the display in front of the driver is still the usual 12 inches. Mercedes likes to install all its crazy tech in the S-Class first, but it's possible that other models will soon adopt this configuration, with obvious candidates being the E-Class facelift and the new C-Class.

The Benz people aren't the only ones going screen-heavy. Audi famously placed climate control and all the major car function on a big screen. Jaguar and Land Rover use two screens on the dashboard two. Of course, the company that will be mentioned the most is Tesla, as it pioneered an all-screen setup with the Model S.

But these aren't even the main changes for the next-gen flagship Mercedes. It will have the long wheelbase as standard and all its powertrains will be electrified in some way. With Level 3 autonomy, you'll be able to trust it with all the driving up to a certain speed.



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