Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the newest addition to its EQ electric division, the 2023 Mercedes-Benz EQE SUV. The EQE will sit between the EQB and EQS electrical SUVs.
Apparently, the EQE SUV has a smaller footprint than the EQE electrical sedan, given that it is just above an inch shorter and just more than an inch narrower than the sedan. In phrases of styling, the EQE SUV has many of the exact same styling characteristics as the EQE sedan, like its big black grille and its wraparound taillights.
The EQE SUV will be made available with 3 electric powered powertrain options to opt for from. The EQE350 is driven by a one 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 adds a 2nd electric motor at the entrance to give it all-wheel generate. The all-wheel travel edition has the same horsepower rating, but it’s torque rating has greater to 564 lb-ft. The EQE350 4Matic can achieve to 60 mph in 6.2 seconds.
If you want more performance, the EQE500 4Matic features two electrical motors that produce a put together 536 hp and 633 lb-ft. of torque, which provides it a o to 60 mph time of 4.6 seconds. All three variations have a 130 mph electronically confined leading speed.
All 3 versions have the exact same 90.6 kWh battery pack, which options heat pump thermal administration to enhance the operation and efficiency in numerous climates. Employing a 240-volt outlet, it will take 9.5 several hours to demand from 10% to 100% A 170-kW DC quickly charger drops that time to 32 minutes.
We really do not have the formal EPA specs still, but Mercedes-Benz estimates that it will have a 342 mile vary on the European WLTP test cycle, but that number will be lesser in the US.
Inside the EQE SUV’s interior is almost similar to the sedan. It comes common with a 12.8-inch vertical middle exhibit and a 12.3-inch electronic instrument cluster. A 56-inch Hyperscreen is optional, which combines three displays into a one curved glass panel.
For AMG lovers, Mercedes has also unveiled the Mercedes-AMG EQE SUV, which is the 1st battery-electric SUV to get the AMG badge. It’s run by a dual-motor powertrain with 617 hp and 701 lb-ft. of torque. An optional AMG Dynamic Additionally Deal has a Enhance perform that raises the energy rankings to 677 hp and 738 lb-ft. of torque, which presents it a -60 mph time of 3.4 seconds. It also gets the AMG Ride Control air suspension with adaptive dampers and chassis manage, greater brakes and rear-axle steering.
The 2023 Mercedes-Benz EQE SUV and the 2024 Mercedes-AMG EQE will be designed at Mercedes’ plant in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.