Mercedes-Benz has revealed UK pricing and specifications for the new electric EQV, which is available to order now.
Prices start from £70,665 for the EQV 300 Sport, £72,895 for EQV 300 Sport Premium and £77,145 for the EQV 300 Sport Premium Plus.
The EQV provides seating for up to seven people and, thanks to its 90kWh battery, can travel up to 213 miles on one charge. The battery can be recharged from 10-80% in 45 minutes at a rapid charge point. “Mercedes me Charge”, which is accessible on the vehicle’s infotainment system, provides access to charging points across Europe without the need for multiple accounts and RFID cards – including access to Polar, which is the UK’s largest charging network.
Motor power is rated at a respectable 204hp and 364Nm torque, ensuring brisk acceleration and the abilty to cope with lugging large loads.
The EQV features the brand’s MBUX infotainment system with EQ-specific features, including important information such as charging current and energy flow. EQ-optimised sat nav calculates the fastest route taking into account the shortest charging time, while also informing the driver of nearby charging points.
The Sport model line comes as standard with 17-inch alloy wheels; LED Multibeam LED headlights; Driving Assistance package; MBUX with Navigation Plus; reversing camera; electric sliding doors; easy-pack tailgate; ambient lighting; and eight metre charging cable.
Adding £2,230 raises the trim-level to Sport Premium, which improves on Sport trim with a 360° camera; Memory package; EQV Exterior Design package; Table package; and smartphone integration.
At £77,145, the range-topping Sport Premium Plus includes Burmester surround sound system; Airmatic suspension; and 18-inch wheels.