Mercedes-Benz has launched the latest addition to its EQ electric powered division, the 2023 Mercedes-Benz EQE SUV. The EQE will sit among the EQB and EQS electrical SUVs.
Curiously, the EQE SUV has a lesser footprint than the EQE electric powered sedan, considering that it is just about an inch shorter and just more than an inch narrower than the sedan. In phrases of styling, the EQE SUV has several of the very same styling characteristics as the EQE sedan, like its huge black grille and its wraparound taillights.
The EQE SUV will be available with three electrical powertrain options to pick out from. The EQE350 is run by a solitary 215 kW electric powered motor at the rear, which has 288 horsepower and 417 pound-ft of torque. The EQE350 can speed up from to 60 mph in 6.3 seconds. The EQE350 4Matic provides a second electric powered motor at the front to give it all-wheel push. The all-wheel generate edition has the exact horsepower rating, but it is torque ranking has enhanced to 564 lb-ft. The EQE350 4Matic can arrive at to 60 mph in 6.2 seconds.
If you want a lot more performance, the EQE500 4Matic functions two electric powered motors that produce a mixed 536 hp and 633 lb-ft. of torque, which gives it a o to 60 mph time of 4.6 seconds. All 3 variations have a 130 mph electronically minimal top rated velocity.
All three versions have the identical 90.6 kWh battery pack, which characteristics warmth pump thermal management to enhance the procedure and performance in numerous climates. Working with a 240-volt outlet, it can take 9.5 several hours to charge from 10% to 100% A 170-kW DC rapid charger drops that time to 32 minutes.
We never have the formal EPA specs nevertheless, but Mercedes-Benz estimates that it will have a 342 mile array on the European WLTP exam cycle, but that range will be more compact in the US.
Inside the EQE SUV’s interior is nearly equivalent to the sedan. It comes normal with a 12.8-inch vertical centre display and a 12.3-inch electronic instrument cluster. A 56-inch Hyperscreen is optional, which brings together a few shows into a solitary curved glass panel.
For AMG supporters, Mercedes has also unveiled the Mercedes-AMG EQE SUV, which is the very first battery-electric SUV to get the AMG badge. It is run by a dual-motor powertrain with 617 hp and 701 lb-ft. of torque. An optional AMG Dynamic As well as Package has a Strengthen operate that raises the energy scores to 677 hp and 738 lb-ft. of torque, which presents it a -60 mph time of 3.4 seconds. It also will get the AMG Experience Handle air suspension with adaptive dampers and chassis regulate, more substantial brakes and rear-axle steering.
The 2023 Mercedes-Benz EQE SUV and the 2024 Mercedes-AMG EQE will be created at Mercedes’ plant in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.