Mercedes’ first fully electrical SUV has actually been spotted going through testing prior to it hits display rooms in late 2019. This mid-sized family car is the brand name’s first fully electrical vehicle and will be an option to the likes of the Tesla Model X and Jaguar I-Pace.
2019 Mercedes EQ C Styling
From these images of a model being put through its rates, you can see the upcoming EQ C will have the very same standard proportions as the recent Concept EQ car– revealed above right. It’ll have to do with the very same size as the existing GLC SUV but will include lots of futuristic styling tweaks to mean its electrical foundations.
There’ll be no need for large air consumptions to cool a hot fuel or diesel motor so the EQ C’s three-pointed star badge is anticipated to sit in an illuminated frame that’ll imitate the standard grille on existing Mercedes models. A thin band of LED daytime running lights could extend right across the front bumper in a comparable manner to the Concept EQ while a couple of contrasting blue information will hint at its electrical drive system.
2019 Mercedes EQ C Interior
The EQ C’s interior isn’t expected to look quite as radical as the cabin displayed in the Concept EQ– revealed above. In location of the idea’s buttonless dashboard, the EQ C will probably take inspiration from the current crop of Mercedes SUV– albeit with a more minimalist twist. Standard infotainment screens and analogue dials on the dashboard will be changed by a big widescreen screen while lots of ambient LED lights might light up the car’s air vents and door manages. Luxurious products, comfortable seats and a lot of head and legroom will mark it out as a more elegant option to the similarity the upcoming Jaguar I-Pace.
2019 Mercedes EQ C Engines and Driving
No official information have actually emerged about the EQ C’s variety or efficiency, however if it follows in the Concept EQ’s steps it’ll feature a 310-mile variety and accelerate from 0-62mph in less than 5 seconds. Similar to all electrical cars, the EQ C will be capable of providing near-instant bursts of velocity in addition to travelling along in almost total silence at slow speeds. This should make it relaxing to drive in town yet still fun to blast along an empty back road.
2019 Mercedes EQ C Price and Release Date
The EQ C is expected to make its first public look in 2019 and go on sale later that year. No costs have actually been announced but it’ll probably set you back from around ₤ 55,000– about the same as a top-spec GLC with all the optional bells and whistles.