It’s been solely someday since we introduced you the first spy shots of Mercedes’ upcoming electric SUV and in the present day we’re getting our first peek inside as nicely.
Mercedes is planning to increase the all-electric EQ model with at the very least 10 new fashions by the center of the last decade and that is the SUV variant of the upcoming EQE, which is able to sit above the present EQC mannequin within the vary.
Mercedes is outwardly going to supply the EQE in both sedan and crossover body styles, with each fashions primarily based on the brand new MEA all-electric structure, which will even underpin the upcoming EQS. For comparability, the present EQC is constructed upon a revised model of the GLC platform.
The spotlight right here is after all our first look contained in the upcoming EQE; the dashboard seems to undertake a similar design with the new S-Class, that includes a giant portrait-oriented OLED touchscreen show within the center for the infotainment and a configurable digital instrument cluster.
The infotainment seems to be the identical with the upcoming S-Class too, that means the new generation of the MBUX system which is able to use synthetic intelligence and have an augmented actuality navigation system, along with over-the-air updates.
Because of the EV-specific underpinnings, the Mercedes EQE is anticipated to supply a really spacious cabin, providing extra room inside than the GLE. The battery pack will probably be mounted on the ground between the axles, with Mercedes anticipated to supply each single and twin motor variants as soon as the EQE hits the market. The prototype additionally employs rear-wheel steering, for higher maneuverability at low speeds and extra stability at larger speeds.
We haven’t heard any figures from official lips but however reviews recommend a driving of means over 300 miles (484 km) is likely one of the targets with the EQE SUV.
Mercedes is anticipated to launch the EQE first as a sedan after which as an SUV, with the latter estimated to hit the market in late 2021 or early 2022. Till then, the German carmaker will launch the EQS next year as the flagship of the EQ brand, so keep tuned.