Home LifeStyle  Luxury Cars The New Maybach Landaulet

The New Maybach Landaulet

Posted: Dec. 19th, 2008  |  By JustLuxe Team
RSS Syndicated News Email a Friend Suggest an Article Share Visit Website
Luxury Cars: They say perfection is something to strive for but can never actually be obtained. Who ever said that obviously had never seen a Maybach.

Mention the name Maybach to anyone remotely interested in the auto industry and instantly their eyes will glaze over as they think of the ultra rich driving an elegant, sophisticated automobile to an afternoon of yachting with champagne and caviar picnics.

Maybach is in a class completely on its own. No other car manufacturer comes remotely close in comparison to Maybach's outstanding, uncompromising, excellence to create remarkably luxurious vehicles. A Maybach is much more than a simple means of transportation.

Maybach has had a somewhat sordid history. The company was founded by a father and son team in 1909 but did not produce its first production automobile until 1921, more than 12 years after the company was created. During the 1920s the company made a name for itself in the high-end auto market and quickly became synonymous with building top quality cars. World War II put a stop to the production of Maybach automobiles and they only produced engines for the German war effort. It was not until the late nineties and early 2000s when Daimler AG, with its Mercedes-Benz section, decided to revive and re-market the brand under its own title. Maybach then produced the 57 and 65 (the model name correlates to the length of the automobile in decimeters) and then later the 57S and 65S, which have added performance and racing-inspired body kits.



Recently, Maybach has announced the Maybach Landaulet as its new flagship model. The totally, all-new car was inspired by the landaulet style of car of the late 30s and 40s. The Maybach Landaulet, like the cars of yesterday, is a semi convertible with a roof that retracts to the rear of the car. The standard features of the Landaulet (standard is hardly what these features really are), are the standard features for all Maybachs. They include: voice-activated navigation system, remote start, heated and cooled front and rear seats, rear curtain, front and back seat massage, voice-activated AM/FM radio with 10-disc CD/DVD changer, premium 24-speaker sound system, rear DVD entertainment system, sunroof (with button to control) air conditioning with tri-zone automatic climate controls, a heated and cooled leather wrapped steering wheel with radio and climate controls, keyless entry, wireless connection, heated and cooled cup holders, rearview camera, adaptive cruise control, voice-activated power front and rear seats, trip computer, tachometer, iPod/MP3 holder/charger, and night vision. The Maybach Landaulet will also include features that are only available in the 62 and 62S such as power footrests, voice-activated sunroof or convertible top, second row wood grain tables, and heated windows.

The Maybach Landaulet combines the forgotten style of the last generation of super luxury vehicles with the technology and class of the next generation of ultra luxurious high-end vehicles. Maybach truly is a one of a kind car manufacturer, which make of outstanding luxury cars.

For LxM Carly Zinderman
Related Topics : Lifestyle News
Share on Facebook Share
See Next Article
Write a Story/Review about this topic

Post a Comment

 
1 Comments on this Article

nvrfamous_dot_com commented on January 19, 2009

The one car where you have to get a driver instead of you being the driver, now that is status.

Reply    Report this Comment

Related Articles
Featured Contributor
Ruth MitchellRuth Mitchell
I had said that when they come out with an electric car with pickup like a sports car, I would be...
Read More | View Profile
The Best of Luxury
Event Calendar
Keeping Up with JustLuxe
Like Us on FacebookFollow Us on TwitterRSS Feeds
Sign Up for Our Newsletter!
Current News & Features
Aristocard Reinvents the Credit Card With An Uber-Exclusive Social Club
Massive $1.6M Titan Zeus TV Needs a Mansion to Fit In
Customizable Sunreef 156 ULTIMATE Marketed to the Young & Rich
Jaguar Land Rover Prepares to Release Intelligent Self-Learning Car to Learn Your Routine
Listen to 35 Classic & Exotic Cars Roar to Life in Nitto Tire’s Getting Started Video
Meet JIBO: “The World's First Family Robot" That Wants to Make Your Life Easier
20,000 Days on Earth Investigates Nick Cave's Psyche & Boldly Redefines the Music Documentary Genre
Hang Out With Han Solo & Chewbacca By Winning a Role in Star Wars: Episode VII
3 Country Culinary Experiences With Serious Altitude
Foldable Kaira Ice Yacht to Be Tested Out at Baikal Ice Racing Competition
See the complete list

Best of Luxury

Finding the best in luxury can be a daunting task, which is why we've taken it on for you.
View All Best of Luxury
LivingLuxe. Exclusive Deals and Luxury Brands. Learn More
JustLuxe Galleries presents Popular Photo Galleries
Meet Our Writers Become a Contributor
Jaguar Land Rover Prepares to Release Intelligent Self-Learning Car to Learn Your Routine
JustLuxe Team »
Rolls-Royce Up 33 Percent & Rolls Into Record Half-Year Sales
Mila Pantovich »
Corvette Z06 Convertible Brings Open Air & Hardcore Performance to Skeptics
Noah Joseph »
See More Contributors
THINGS WE LIKE