- All-new Mercedes-Benz S-class will be the first to feature the second-gen MBUX system
- Updates to the infotainment system include better voice, touch and gesture controls, automation of settings, smartphone connectivity and security
The new Mercedes-Benz S-class, which is set to debut in international markets later this year, will be the first car to feature the second generation of the Mercedes-Benz User Experience (MBUX) infotainment system.
The system is said to be ‘learn-capable’ and brings enhanced speech recognition functionality, upgraded displays and more opportunities for personalisation in both the front and rear of the car.
Mercedes notes that in the S-class’ primary markets – the US and China – the car’s owner customarily sits in the back, so it has “systematically designed the new edition of its flagship model with the rear in mind”. As such, rear…