News Mercedes EQ C Spied Getting Ready For Production

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

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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 New Spy Photos.

2019 Mercedes EQ C spy photo. 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.

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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The Mercedes EQ C has been spied stopped at the traffic light in Germany, which has provided a quite chance to check out the EV. The EQ C will ride on Mercedes ' new Electric Vehicle Architecture platform that will specifically be for EVs. The production powertrain remains a mystery, though.

Update: Mercedes EQ C Swaps Usual Camo For Funky Wrap In New Spy Shots. 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.

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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 Spied Getting Ready For Production [UPDATE]. Mercedes Spied Putting Its EQ C EV Crossover To Work In the Snow.

Mercedes EQ C Swaps Usual Camo For Funky Wrap In New Spy Shots. It looks to be around the same size as the GLB but with a more sweeping shape for the roof. Mercedes hasn't said much about the production version of the electric crossover, but the concept featured two electric motors – one at

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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