News Mercedes EQ C Spied Getting Ready For Production

21:45  09 february  2018
21:45  09 february  2018 Source:   motor1

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The electric Mercedes EQ C crossover will go on sale early in 2019, and new spy photos show a prototype that's even closer to production ready . Mercedes -Benz EQ C Spy Shots. 17 photos.

Mercedes said then that it planned to bring a production version to market in 2020, launching a total of 10 new EVs by 2022. Now we're getting a sneak peek at that electric ute, the EQ C , caught by Our spies tell us this is the final design, and we can see the production - ready LED head- and taillights.

The electric crossover will go on sale early in 2019.

Mercedes-Benz is readying an entire range of electric vehicles. Previewed by a series of EQ concepts, only recently have we seen early prototypes of production models taking to the street ahead of their supposed 2019 debut. This new set, which shows the EQ C crossover, doesn’t show much, but it does give us a better idea of what to expect.

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A 70-kilowatt-hour battery provided at least 311 miles (500 kilometers) of range. The company will likely try to get similar specs out of the production version. Source: Automedia. Mercedes -Benz EQ C Spy Shots.

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Even under all that camouflage, there are some key production details to take note of. The headlights, for example, draw similarities to the original concept with the LED running lights surrounding the main fixture. The faux grille also features a large Mercedes-Benz logo front and center, undoubtedly hiding sensors for semi-autonomous technology behind it. The wheels are also completely unique, and the rear features a sleek set of LED taillights that look production ready.

As a concept, the Generation EQ SUV came powered by an electric motor at each axle, combining for a total horsepower figure of 402 (300 kilowatts) and 516 pound-feet (700 Newton-meters) of toruqe. That setup allowed for a 0-62 mile-per-hour (96 kilometers per hour) sprint of less than five seconds, and a range of at least 311 miles (500 kilometers). Here’s hoping that we see a similar setup carry over to the production version.

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Mercedes EQ C . The production model doesn’t arrive until 2019. Like the upcoming Audi E-Tron Quattro, Mercedes -Benz has an electric, premium crossover under development as a challenger against Tesla Model X. These spy shots catch the production version during cold-weather

Sign Up today for our FREE Newsletter and get the latest articles and news delivered right to your inbox. Mercedes is readying its first true all-electric salvo. By: Jonathon Klein September 2, 2017. Overall, the EQ A appears to be, at least from this darkened teaser, a more production - ready

The new EQ C will be built at Mercedes-Benz’s Vance, Alabama facility, which will soon be the recipient of a $1 billion investment. Not only will the EQ C be built in Alabama, but so will a large majority of the EQ range. Following the EQ C crossover, a smaller EQ A will join the electric lineup.

Production of the EQ C won't kick off late in 2018 or early 2019, but if you live in Norway, you can reserve the vehicle today for a cool $2,500. No word on how much the crossover will cost when it officially goes on sale.

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