When the 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQ SUV finally comes out, we will be able to see completely electric SUV, attractive and modern, as the part of Daimler future plans to offer even 10 new electric vehicles. Everything they said about this car sounds unbelievable, but last Paris Auto Show and some rumors force us to start to believe in the miracle. And no, this car is not one of classic Mercedes model with an electric engine, that idea has been stopped last year after some scandals and politic problems. This time, Mercedes makes a whole electric car, as the main competitor to Tesla.
There are few changes in the final version of 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQ SUV not seen on concept models on test driving by now. Instead of the recognizable front grille, with gridded trapezoidal part as the connection between two thin narrowed lights, there is no gridded grille at all. It should be blue colored, just to be similar to Tesla X model, which should be the main competitor to this car. Other interesting details are new shape of the car, with no many curves and lines, slightly raised the roof and rounded rear end.
The most interesting thing about the cabin in 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQ SUV is the asymmetric layout. That means a wider place for the driver than for passenger, with much more instruments, oriented to the driver. Well-positioned instrument table, with large touchscreen vertically fitted above the button layout, will surely attract attention. Leather seats, with electric commands to adjust the height and positions, and heating and ventilating options are available in higher trims. Aside from the Wi-Fi connection, Bluetooth smartphone connection and blue ambient lights to point out the futuristic design, there are 3D navigation maps as the new equipment in the cars.
2020 Mercedes-Benz EQ SUV will have a powerful electric engine most likely lithium-ion, stronger than 70 kWh. It will send a power to two engines, one for front and other for the rear end, which will both have a strength of 402 horsepower and 516 pound-feet of torque.
2020 Mercedes-Benz EQ SUV Release Date and Price
You may do not know, but the first electric car has been made in Mercedes in 1906! Unfortunately, when car industry started to make more favorable cars, powered by petrol, electric engines simply disappeared from the automotive market. Well, that mistake is corrected with 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQ SUV. The price of it should be unexpectedly low, somewhere between $40,000 and $45,000. However, it is still more expensive than many other electric cars on the market and way cheaper than Tesla X model. new All-electric Mercedes-Benz EQ will go on sale by end of 2019.