The Mercedes-Benz EQC would be the first all-electric automobile from the carmaker and it’ll come to India as a CBU (Completely Built Unit) mannequin. Thus the SUV will appeal to a good premium and we count on the electrical SUV to be priced in India round Rs. 1.25 crore.
The Mercedes-Benz EQC would be the first all-electric automobile from the German carmaker in India
Mercedes-Benz India is all set to launch its first-ever electrical automobile in India – the EQC on October 8, 2020. The all-electric SUV was unveiled in 2018, and we first drove it in 2019. Much not too long ago we purchased you our India overview as properly the place we instructed you all concerning the India-bound Mercedes-Benz EQC, which in fact will come to our shores as a CBU (Completely Built Unit) mannequin. Also, the EQC, and Mercedes’ subsequent electrical automobiles, can be bought beneath the corporate’s (EV) model EQ, which additionally launched in India final 12 months.
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Now, being a full import, the Mercedes-Benz EQC will appeal to a good premium and we count on the electrical SUV to be priced in India round ₹ 1.25 crore (ex-showroom, India). Right now, the SUV is predicted to come back in just one choice – Mercedes-Benz EQC 400 – probably supplied in a few completely different trim choices. While proper now the EQC would not have a direct rival in India, Audi India is prepping to launch the e-Tron electrical SUV to problem Mercedes-Benz’s electrical SUV.
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Visually, the brand new Mercedes-Benz EQC comes with a multi-slat grille with a U-shaped chrome encompass, together with LED headlamps and LED daytime working lamps. The massive alloy wheels additionally include blue accents that signify its electrical nature, whereas the rear part comes with modern wraparound LED taillamps linked by an LED strip. The cabin, on the similar time, will get a minimalist design, with the twin 12.3-inch screens angled in direction of the motive force, together with a multi-functional steering wheel and a signature centre console with the trackpad. The SUV additionally will get the MBUX infotainment system with Me, Mercedes, providing a spread of linked automobile capabilities.
The Mercedes-Benz EQC comes with two electrical motors that generate a cumulative energy of 402 bhp together with 765 Nm of peak torque. The two electrical motors are positioned on the entrance and rear axles, serving to the SUV with an all-wheel-drive configuration. The firm claims that the battery pack on the Mercedes-Benz EQC which is an 80kW lithium-ion unit is able to offering a driving vary of 450 – 471 km per when totally charged. The electrical SUV can dash from standstill to 100 kmph in merely 5.1 seconds earlier than hitting the highest velocity of 180 kmph, which is electronically restricted.