Mercedes-Benz EQE 500 4MATC: Mercedes-Benz on Friday unveiled the all-new EQE 500 4MATIC SUV in the Indian market. The all-new electric SUV boasts a stylish design and aerodynamic wheels. Some of the highlights of the new Mercedes-Benz EV include a WLTP-claimed range of 550km, a massive infotainment panel, and a 10-year battery warranty.
The all-new Mercedes-Benz EQE 500 4MATIC SUV comes at an introductory price of Rs 1.39 crore. It comes with an Ease service package that starts at Rs 90,000 for four years with unlimited kms. The Advance Assurance extended warranty package starts at Rs 77,000.
The new electric SUV comes with a stylish and sporty design that is packed with technology features. It has a sealed-off grille on the front and boasts a full-width light bar. The EV has extensive aerodynamic refinements for its body. Mercedes-Benz has streamlined the design with flush door handles, standard rear roof spoiler, and tire spoilers.
It stands on 20-inch wheels that come with air suspension that can raise the height of the SUV by 24mm. Following the dimensions of the vehicle – 4,863mm (L), 1,685mm (H), and 3,030mm wheelbase. It comes with dual motors having a battery of 90.56kWh that can offer a WLTP claimed range of 550km.
The EV comes with an 11kW AC charger that offers up to 170kW of DC fast charging. The motor inside produces 408hp power and 858Nm torque. It has a top speed of 210km/h and can go from 0-100 kph in 4.9 seconds, as per Mercedes.
Commenting on the launch of the new electric SUV in India, Santosh Iyer, MD and CEO of Mercedes-Benz India, said “We are strengthening our BEV portfolio by launching the EQE 500 4MATIC SUV with the highest equipment level for the Indian customers, giving them a desirable EV in the segment. The EQE 500 SUV is an important addition to our BEV portfolio offering segment-leading luxury appointments, technology, connectivity, and comfort features for discerning customers. Mercedes-Benz is also supporting the EV transition in India by democratizing the Ultra-Fast charging network. All EV customers in India across brands, can now enjoy the luxurious Mercedes-Benz experience while using our charging network.”
“We are also excited to inaugurate the new ‘Customer Experience Centre’ for our customers, at the home of Mercedes-Benz India. Imbibing MAR 20X luxurious elements, this modern luxury facility is aimed at creating an immersive and curated Mercedes-Benz experience for our customers. This one-of-its-kind Customer Experience Centre in the country will serve a diverse purpose, spanning from curated private consultation, personalised deliveries of cars to hosting top-end customers’ own corporate events,” he continued.
Author Name | Pranav Sawant