This extra grunt gets the goliath to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 4.2 seconds.
The V12 S-Class will also make use of an all-wheel-drive system.
The Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 is now the pinnacle of the German brand’s luxury SUV range, powered by the same 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 as the Aston Martin DBX
Inside you can expect to be overloaded with luxurious equipment alongside a Maybach-themed digital instrument infotainment system graphics.
It is yet to be official whether or not a flagship 6.0-litre twin-turbo V12 model will be made available.
Depending on who you ask could either be a sedan or an SUV.
They will only be building 300 units of which 75 are headed for the United States (6 to South Africa).