Mercedes and other luxury brands are pushing aggressively into electric cars to challenge Tesla after its success in wooing wealthy buyers with the Model S. Including the Smart brand, which will abandon combustion engines in coming years, Daimler plans to offer 10 fully electric cars by 2022. The front motor will be tuned for maximum efficiency while the back motor will provide more performance.
The EQC has a range of 280 miles, and ultra-fast charging capability. However, instead of being dead-last among its premium electric crossover competition, the EQC 400 now boasts a better range at 279 miles than both the Jaguar I-Pace and Audi e-Tron, both of which use larger batteries (90 and 95 kilowatt-hours) to travel 240 and 249 miles respectively.
Under the hood, the EQC will reportedly feature a couple of electric motors powering each of the axles.
While Mercedes-Benz has launched its electric SUV now, there are already some early birds like Tesla Model X and Jaguar I-Pace.
Production of the EQC will take place in Bremen, Germany, from 2019. The latest video from do the new shows the profile of a serial electric vehicle, in addition, it allows to consider in more detail the individual elements of the exterior and interior. With the fastest charging systems, the EQC can go from 10% battery to 80% battery in roughly 40 minutes. And more particularly, that the future models of its electric range "EQ" can correspond in all points to your expectations. On the other hand, Mercedes-Benz is said to use the same production line used for their C-class, GLC and GLC Coupe.
The company meant to invest 10 billion euros ($12 billion) on the electric-car push, but the spending has become "more than that", he said Tuesday, without specifying figures.
Still, here's what we were able gather: The first-ever model will have a release date of September 4, which is today, in Stockholm.
Tesla has had few or no competitors so far, which includes authorized it to conveniently turn out to be the frontrunner as well as influence initial adopters to spend a quality for an all-electric auto from a pertinent unidentified, without top-quality track-record or even physical dealerships for maintaining together with support. We have details and gallery of the new SUV, the first of offering in the automaker's EQ brand.
On the inside, the EQC, as Mercedes says, features "avante-garde electro-look" with the MBUX user interface system.
Jaguar Land Rover has also introduced its first all-electric vehicle, the I-Pace.
Elsewhere, two tropical waves in the far eastern Atlantic have a high probability of becoming a tropical storm or hurricane. The current projected path could bring this system over the Lesser Antilles during the latter part of next week.
While Amazon's and Apple's runs created plenty of fanfare, they're not the first companies to hit the $1 trillion level. Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos is already the richest person on Earth, with a net worth surpassing $150 billion.
The No. 1-seeded Nadal has a history of tendinitis in his knees, and he's often cited that when withdrawing from tournaments. Djokovic has won his past 13 sets in NY . "I didn't expect to get to another Grand Slam final in my favourite tournament".
Darcy claimed that none of those statements by Jones were true. "I'm asking you not to touch me again", Rubio said. Jones was live on Twitter's Periscope service the whole time. "You're not gonna get arrested", Rubio said.
The storm is forecast to quickly weaken as it moves inland across Mississippi, Louisiana and into Arkansas through Thursday. More than 27,000 customers are without power Tuesday night as tropical storm Gordon began pushing ashore.
For Chinese tycoons to step aside in their 50s is rare; they usually remain at the top of their organisations for many years. Alibaba is China's largest corporation and, with a listing on the New York Stock Exchange, is now valued at $420 billion.
On Saturday night, authorities had to temporarily halt the search because it was too unsafe to put divers into the dark waters. The body of Brian Grabowski, 50, of Tulare was found Tuesday morning and Christine Lewis , 51, of Visalia was found Monday.
Pressley also represents the latest underdog candidate to have emerged to challenge both establishment Democrats and Republicans. Though results were coming in slowly and the race had yet to be called, Capuano conceded just 80 minutes after polls closed.
Nike has sponsored Kaepernick since 2011 and the advertising campaign marks the 30th anniversary of its " Just Do It " slogan. Some fans responded to Kaepernick's sponsorship deal by cutting or burning gear with Nike's signature swoosh logo.
The Escambia County Sheriff's office posted on its Facebook page that responding deputies discovered the child had been killed. Neighbor Amanda Ray told the Pensacola News Journal she heard a crack and a scream as the limb fell around 9 p.m.
Last year, when Bell played under the franchise tag , he reported to the Steelers on Labour Day and suited up in Week 1. The Steelers will move forward in preparations for the Cleveland Browns with James Conner as the starting running back.
Japan evacuates major airport as deadly typhoon wreaks havoc
Overall, at least 2.4 million households had lost power in the storm, with service restored to only half by Wednesday morning. The government said it had begun transporting nearly 5,000 people stranded at the Kansai International Airport via boats.
Sloane Stephens finds herself back in US Open quarterfinals
Each man blew chances to gain control and perhaps have a much quicker ending to a match that had wild swings of momentum. She will play the victor of Tuesday's night match between Serena Williams and Karolina Pliskova in the last four.
Steelers teammates turn on Le'Veon Bell: 'He f--ked us'
Bell could elect not to report for the first 10 weeks of the season before signing his $14.54 million franchise-tag tender. If that means sitting out one game, a few games, through Week 10, or even the entire season, that's what's going to happen.
Celebrities and fans react to death of actor Burt Reynolds
Soon after tributes for the movie icon - who starred in such films as Smokey And The Bandit and Boogie Nights - flooded in. Burt Reynolds died Thursday morning of a heart attack at a hospital in Florida , according to the Hollywood Reporter .
DeChambeau makes it 2 straight wins in FedEx Cup playoffs
DeChambeau and Thomas, the 2017 PGA champion and last season's PGA Tour Player of the Year, are the lone rookies on the US team. Tony Finau is believed to be the leading candidate for 12th and final spot. "I'm very excited about the team this year".
Kevin Spacey: LA prosecutors drop sexual assault charge
Spacey apologized for any inappropriate conduct with Rapp but has not commented since and has stepped away from public life. He was also sacked from Netflix's House Of Cards and edited out of Sir Ridley Scott's All The Money In The World .
One dead, many feared trapped in Kolkata bridge collapse
Train services on Budge Budge-Sealdah line may be restored after ensuring the safety in train running, a railway official said. People stand next to the wreckage of vehicles at the site of a bridge that collapsed in Kolkata , India September 4, 2018 .