German Mercedes-Benz presented a new basic version of its electric crossover EQC. Details about this novelty become known on Monday, June 22. The novelty has received the name of EQC 350 4Matic. In its equipment includes four-wheel drive system with electric motor on each axle. The total output reaches 286 HP at 415 Nm of torque. For comparison, the previous basic version of EQC 400 4Matic capacity was 408 HP with a torque of 760 Nm.
For new modifications of EQC 350 4Matic has retained the old batteries with the capacity of 79.2 kW/h, which provide a range of 415 km without recharging. The maximum speed is 180 km/h and acceleration to “hundreds” rose from 5.1 to 6.9 s. However, the cost of new items is now cheaper – for EQC 350 4Matic will have to pay 71 thousand U.S. dollars, while the EQC 400 4Matic is 82 thousand dollars.
While the novelty is available only in China, its production will be undertaken at the joint venture Beijing Benz.