New Mercedes EQS SUV starts road assessments

Mercedes-Benz EQS SUV to be based on the company’s new EVA platform-Expected to release in 2022 as a 2023 version.

Mercedes had these days introduced its plans of launching the EQE sedan, EQS sedan, EQE SUV, and an EQS SUV for global markets and add a total of ten pure electric motors in the lineup by 2022. Out of those, the EQS SUV seems to be taking form and was spied doing take a look at runs in Germany.

As the name suggests, it will be an excessive-using variation of the EQS sedan that’s possible to make its debut in 2021. Both those vehicles will form a part of the prolonged S-Class family. As seen inside the undercover agent snapshots, the EQS SUV wears heavy camouflage hiding the overall design of the crossover. However, we will spot the blanked-off front grille with angular headlamps which seems to be the face for all upcoming electric vehicles by way of the carmaker. On the facet are the flush-mounted door handles and rounded shoulder line near the rear window which might be unlike the boxy ones visible on the GLS. The rear sports activities a roof spoiler with fake exhaust cutouts and makeshift tail lamps.

The EQS SUV can be based totally on Mercedes’ first committed EV platform, known as Electric Vehicle Architecture (EVA) which shall additionally form the idea for destiny EQ siblings. The specifics of the EQS SUV are intently guarded with the aid of Mercedes however we anticipate it to provide a power output variety between 395bhp to 592bhp with an expected variety of 700kms. Upon release in 2022 as a 2023 version, the EQS SUV will rival the likes of Tesla Model X and the recently unveiled BMW iX.