Mercedes-Benz has once again raised the bar with the launch of their new EQS SUV. The all-electric luxury vehicle is now on sale in the UK, with prices starting at £129,170 for the AMG Line Premium Plus version. The EQS SUV is a top-of-the-range vehicle that combines cutting-edge technology, exceptional performance, and unmatched luxury to deliver an unforgettable driving experience.
Range and Performance
The EQS SUV boasts an impressive range, starting from 362 miles for the EQS Business Class and increasing to 365 miles for the range-topping EQS SUV 450 4M AMG Line Premium Plus. The innovative four-link axle at the front and multi-link rear chassis combines with AIRMATIC air suspension to deliver incredible ride comfort. The rear-wheel steering of up to 10 degrees as standard also gives agility around town and stability at higher speeds.
Luxury and Comfort
The EQS SUV’s interior is the pinnacle of Mercedes-Benz offering, with Nappa leathers and either black or beige colourways. The seven seats come as standard in the EQS SUV, making it a perfect vehicle for large families. Functionality meets luxury with ‘Hey Mercedes’ interior assistant, which can create a relaxing interior ambience simply by driver asking the question. The special acoustic foams, as well as rubber insulation of the electric drive units, have been used to reduce interior cabin noise to a near whisper, providing a peaceful and serene environment for passengers.
The EQS SUV is loaded with technology, including the Mercedes-Benz Hyperscreen infotainment system, as well as a Heads-Up display and Burmester sound system complete with Dolby Atmos. Interior technology is also central to the EQS SUV, with the latest generation MBUX infotainment system, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, USB-C and wireless charging, and a Heads-up display for the driver. The voice control based ‘Hey Mercedes’ interior assistant can be used to ask MBUX to control all sorts of vehicle functions, from interior lighting colours, to directions to the nearest EV rapid charger.
The EQS SUV’s off-road capabilities are complimented with unique to EQS SUV infotainment displays and even a digital compass in the heads-up display. The SUV is capable of raising its ride height using the standard AIRMATIC air suspension by 25mm, with the dynamic select driving modes now also having a dedicated OFF ROAD mode. The technology available in the car enhances the SUV credentials, with a set of dedicated off-road displays for MBUX and a specific screen for the heads-up display.
In conclusion, the EQS SUV is the perfect vehicle for those seeking a luxurious and high-performance all-electric SUV. Its cutting-edge technology, class-leading comfort, and exceptional performance make it an ideal vehicle for families or business people looking for a high-end vehicle. The EQS SUV is now available in the UK, with two variants, the EQS 450 4MATIC, and the EQS 580 4MATIC, both featuring up to 365 miles of range. The EQS SUV is an all-electric SUV that delivers a one-of-a-kind driving experience, and it is not to be missed.