This Is Why Brabus Calls This Mercedes-AMG S65 A Rocket

The Brabus Rocket 900 is the most powerful vehicle modified by the German tuner.

Based on the Mercedes-AMG S65, the Brabus version squeezes 900PS (888hp) from the production model’s 6.0-liter V12 biturbo. That’s a dramatic upgrade from the stock S65’s 630PS (621hp).

As you can imagine, the monumental power is responsible for surreal performance figures. 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) takes 3.7 seconds, while the 0 to 200 km/h (124 mph) sprint is even more impressive, taking just 9.1 seconds. Top speed is limited at 350 km/h (217 mph) to preserve the tires.

These numbers may not mean much to you, but seeing the Brabus Rocket 900 accelerate will definitely make an impression. Brabus has released a video shot at its test track in which it demonstrates the valve controlled exhaust’s silent and loud mode. The sound is really spectacular, but the speed at which the Rocket 900 disappears into the distance is truly mind-blowing.


  • Tydogg123 .

    According to the spec sheets, the 900 engine conversion comes in just under 100K Euros. Add the other mods and you’re easily doubling the original price of the S65.

  • KHM5

    Amazing machine despite the slightly over-the-top spoiler kit Brabus are using these days.

  • Chatman

    Very impressive! What tires are they using to hookup to the road?

  • Sébastien

    Really not my thing, I’d rather get a P90D for less money

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