The firm will make accessible the EQC in Mumbai, Pune, Bengaluru, Delhi, Hyderabad and Chennai as a part of Phase 1 of its launch
Mercedes-Benz India launched the EQC all electrical SUV in India immediately and priced it at ₹ 99.30 lakh (on-road) however for now it is going to be accessible solely in 6 cities within the nation. The firm will make accessible the EQC in Mumbai, Pune, Bengaluru, Delhi, Hyderabad and Chennai as a part of Phase 1 of its launch. The firm expects the EQC to generate extra traction, when it comes to gross sales, in these metro areas, after which, it plans to make it accessible in additional markets throughout the nation.
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Speaking completely to carandbike on Freewheeling with SVP, Martin Schwenk, MD & CEO, Mercedes-Benz India, mentioned, “We first thought we would go with the major cities and that’s also where we set up the dealerships first. It’s different than a conventional ICE car, you need to have different tools in the workshop, and we have to build the people and the processes behind it and hence we felt that we should start with the major metros and then see how things are developing.”
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The EQC has a variety of 450 kilometres on a single cost
The logic behind making it accessible in these cities can be associated to availability of charging infrastructure however it should quickly begin promoting it in different cities too. Shwenk mentioned, “The Phase 2 will be deployed as well and those wheels will start rolling soon too.”
The EQC is loosely primarily based on the Mercedes-Benz GLC. In reality, it shares the identical platform with the GLC
The EQC is Mercedes-Benz’s first all-electric SUV globally and bringing it to India is a daring transfer contemplating that infrastructure for electrical vehicles are nonetheless at a nascent stage, nevertheless, the corporate is ensuring that for these shopping for the EQC, they get peace of thoughts as nicely and the corporate will present a wall field for charging the automotive together with set up freed from price to the primary 50 house owners of the EQC.