Mercedes-Benz EQC comes at an introductory value of Rs 99.30 lakh, Auto Information, Automobilnews
New Delhi: India will get its fourth electrical SUV, that too within the luxurious phase, in Mercedes-Benz EQC at INR 99.30 lakh (ex-showroom). It’s anticipated to alter the electrical car panorama in India.EQC has a variety of 450 km (as per WLTP) at one full cost and is prone to meet all form of intra-city journey and each day usability. Moreover, the EQC head unit by way of navigation will information prospects to the closest public charging station on the best way.
Mercedes-Benz EQC is a totally electrical SUV after Hyundai Kona, MG ZS and Tata Nexon. Although in the identical electrified SUV phase, they’re within the mass market bracket. Mercedes-Benz is the primary luxurious participant to deliver totally electrical automobiles from its world portfolio and has chosen an SUV after nice diligence.
It reiterates the dedication of many automakers to deliver cleaner and emission-free automobiles to India. “We carry on engaged on the electrical movement and mobility and right here it’s, the EQC for emission-free transport for India. We may also improve the petrol hybrid automobiles sooner or later to have at the least 50% of our fleet within the electric-propelled phase. This inexperienced mission transmits into greater than 10-EV fashions globally to generate a very good quantity of our automotive gross sales from these new-generation automobiles,” Martin Schwenk, managing director and CEO, Mercedes-Benz India, stated.EQC, the primary electrical SUV from the German luxurious automotive model in India, was showcased on the Auto Expo 2020 in February. It’s the first among the many dozen extra electrical automobiles that Mercedes-Benz plans to deliver to India. The introductory value of the brand new Mercedes-Benz EQC at INR 99.30 lakh is restricted for the primary 50 models. It has a bundled AC wall field charger, dwelling electrical charger, five-year limitless on-road help and complete service package deal together with five- yr limitless kilometres prolonged guarantee. Additionally, the corporate gives eight years/1,60,000kms battery cowl for the car.
EQC can have a restricted retail presence and can have a phased roll-out sooner or later. The Part-I includes 13 areas in six cities together with Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Chennai. The Part II roll-out to cowl different metros can be out there throughout varied state capitals and main cities. Clients can order their EQC on-line from the consolation of their dwelling too. Charging infrastructure additionally can be developed throughout a number of cities the place Mercedes-Benz has a retail presence and sells its vehicles and SUVs.
“We’ll develop the EQC charging ecosystem, and the Mercedes-Benz’s densest community unfold throughout India will help any charging and service-related necessities for the EQC prospects. For any intercity journey, Mercedes-Benz India has 100-plus charging factors in 48 cities that are geared up with wall field charging facility,” Schwenk stated.“We launched EQC in India after making a nationwide ecosystem that can seamlessly help the EQC prospects’ possession necessities. All the path of an EQC buyer guarantees to be easy and worry-free ranging from reserving the automotive on-line or offline, financing, wall field set up, to charging and repair services out there throughout our community. We’re additionally working in the direction of organising quick DC chargers on fashionable routes in tandem with our expansive community,” he stated.
Bundled right into a sporty SUV, EQC comes with futuristic exterior and inside that provide sustainable luxurious radiating ease and sleekness. Carrying the Mercedes-Benz new progressive design language, EQC has options such because the widescreen cockpit, LED strip mild entrance and rear, and black panel radiator grill. EQC’s inside is each progressive and trendy, utilizing renewable supplies for the upholstery and that includes rose gold ending.
The MBUX intuitive infotainment system with pure voice management, touch-sensitive surfaces and seamless navigation come commonplace within the electrical automobiles. The security options in EQC comes with excessive occupants’ security of seven airbags, consideration help, ESP and energetic brake help.