New pictures of the electric S-Class
Mercedes brings in 2020 with the EQS a completely independent electric version of the upcoming S-Class on the market. How To Cars has new Erlkönig images!
The EQS will be very spacious
The high window line strongly reminiscent of the CLS. The opened side windows allow a first look into the interior of the EQS. Although still no details can be seen, but the space seems to be abundant. Especially the fund of the EQS seems enormously spacious. No wonder: in contrast to the SUV EQC, which is based on the normal GLC with internal combustion engine, will the EQS stand on a special electric platform. This allows with its completely flat vehicle floor and the lack of internal combustion engine unusual for a luxury sedan design that combines large wheelbase with short overhangs. Like the normal S-Class, the EQS should get an active air suspension and rear-wheel steering. The EQS is part of a large one Electric offensive by Daimler: The Stuttgart would like to over in the next seven years To bring 130 fully electrically powered models or variants with electric assistance on the market,
Probably more than 400 kilometers range in the EQS
The drive concept will probably be similar to that of the EQC: one electric motor drives both axles. This results in the EQC a total of 408 hp, which are distributed to all wheels. Its 80 kWh battery enables a range of around 400 kilometers according to the WLTP standard. Since the EQS will be the flagship electric flagship, it is likely to outperform these values.