Matt Robinson profile picture Matt Robinson 5 years ago

Here's What's Inside One Of Mercedes' Complex Massage Seats

YouTube channel 'What's Inside' hacked apart the seat from a Mercedes S-Class to give us a fascinating insight into how these complex chairs work

Remind me later

Modern luxury car seats are fantastically complicated. From hot stone massage functions to air conditioning units, there’s a lot going on under all that fine nappa leather. And if you’ve ever wondered what all that stuff looks like, you’re in luck: YouTube channel ‘What’s Inside’ decided to see, erm, what’s inside.

It feels a little wrong to see a Mercedes S-Class seat hacked to pieces like this, but it’s fascinating to see how it all works. Plus, it also helps you understand why today’s luxury cars are so damn heavy…