even more powerful Maybach,
from December this year.
PR, 21 July 2005 - Maybach
was named the best overall vehicle by car owners in the
income bracket of US$5 million to US$25 million according
to a recent poll by America’s Luxury Institute for its
Luxury Automotive Brand Status Index.
The survey rated cars based on four
criteria - delivery of superior quality, uniqueness and
exclusivity of the vehicle, whether the brand is used by
people who are respected and admired, and the ability of
the brand to make clients feel special through the entire
Maybach registered either first or
second place in all four categories.
“For the ultimate in motoring luxury
there’s nothing to beat a Maybach,
or the individual options it has already provided over 160
customers across the Middle East,” said Nicholas Speeks,
President and CEO, DaimlerChrysler Middle East.
extended its range of optional equipment for its Type
62 and Type 57 limousines,
and will add an even more powerful version, the 57S, in
December this year.
Other brands involved in the survey
included Aston Martin, Bentley, BMW, Ferrari, Lamborghini,
Maserati, Porsche and Rolls-Royce.
"It is clearly an impressive win
for Mercedes-Benz, which launched the automobile in the
hopes of capturing a solid share of the ultra luxury car
segment, said Milton Pedraza, CEO of the Luxury Institute.