Luxurious German auto maker Mercedes has introduced its first all-electric automobile, the all-wheel drive Mercedes-Benz EQC 400 4Matic SUV.
This production-ready EV (electrical car) is simply the newest in a line of electrical automobiles from premium producers to launch this 12 months, with the likes of BMW, Audi and Jaguar additionally unveiling gas-free choices.
Tesla stays essentially the most well-known electrical automobile maker, however with increasingly premium producers launching rivals to the Mannequin S, Mannequin X and Mannequin three, it will doubtless be wanting nervously over its shoulder.
Nonetheless over a 12 months away
Whereas the manufacturing automobile has been formally introduced – after an idea of the EQC 400 was proven off on the 2016 Paris Motor Present – you will not really be capable of get your palms on one till 2020.
When the EQC 400 4Matic lastly does roll off the manufacturing line, you may count on a prime pace of 180km/h (round 110mph), a Zero-100km/h (Zero-62mph) time of 5.1 seconds and a spread, Mercedes claims, of over 450km (280 miles).
The automobile additionally comes with a spread of sensible options together with navigation that bases its calculation on the quickest route considering the shortest charging time, and the MBUX multimedia system – Mercedes-Benz Person Expertise – which has quite a few EQ-specific capabilities such because the show of vary, cost standing and vitality circulation.
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