TORONTO – Bristling with state-of-the-art technology, the ’14 Mercedes-Benz S-Class stakes its claim to be the best-engineered car in the world without stinting on luxury. Not least among the achievements of Mercedes engineers is the aerodynamic body of the new flagship S550. Its slippery exterior has a 0.24 drag coefficient, one of the lowest ever for a sedan of this size. Only high-performance sports cars have been so streamlined in the past. That and the loss of 200 lbs. ...

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