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Q: the car starts ,idels normal but no acceleration on 1998 Mercedes-Benz S320

the car is been parked for almost a year now it start and idels normal when i try to drive it no acceleration and i see no warrning coming on every thing seem normal what could be the cause
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Where was the car parked? In a barn? Outdoors? Garage? A couple of other things to check...the gas may be in bad shape (old) and possibly gummed up the fuel system and you may have a blockage in the air filter housing- mice love to make homes in the air intakes and pack them full of debris.
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