Let’s take a look at the all New Electric Mercedes-Benz EQA.
The all-electric Mercedes-Benz EQA is now on sale, with the entry-level EQA 250 Sport priced from £40,495 on-the-road including the plug-in car grant.
With manufacturers releasing top quality all electric and hybrid vehicles left right and centre, Mercedes-Benz are offering their acclaimed top quality branding to the electric car market.
Offering the typical Mercedes touch of class over the likes of say the Volvo XC60 hybrid, the Lexus RX 450h and the more budget friendly Kia Sorento. Different classes entirely but great to see the ranges of electric and hybrid vehicles becoming available.
With a range capability of up to 263 milesfrom its 66.5 kWh battery, the 188 hp EQA 250 is the newest addition to the EQ range, joining the EQC and the EQV premium MPV in the Mercedes-Benz battery electric vehicle line-up.
The EQA has a 66.5 kWh battery and a 100 kW DC on-board charger allowing it to charge from 10 to 80 per cent in around 40 minutes, and from 10 to 100 per cent in five hours and 45 minutes using an 11 kW wall box.
The New Mercedes-Benz EQA:
The Mercedes-Benz EQA comes as standard fitted with Navigation with Electric Intelligence on both trim levels.
This calculates the route that will get the driver to their destination fastest, taking into account charging times, and taking the stress out of route planning.
A three-year subscription to the Mercedes me Charge public charging service is also available as standard.
Mercedes-Benz EQA 250 Sport.
The Mercedes-Benz EQA 250 Sport comes as standard with the following trickery.
- cruise control
- Mirror package
- Parking package with reversing camera, LED High-performance headlights with Adaptive Highbeam Assist.
- Seat Comfort package with electropneumatic four-way lumbar support for front seats.
- Heated front seats.
- Multifunction sports steering wheel in leather.
- THERMOTRONIC automatic climate control.
- 18-inch alloy wheels.
- Active Brake Assist.
- Active Lane Keeping Assist.
- Blind Spot Assist.
- MBUX multimedia system with widescreen cockpit (two 10-inch digital displays with touchpad).
- Smartphone integration including Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.
- Ambient lighting with a choice of 64 colours.
A range of Mercedes me connected services are also available.
What is Mercedes Me?
Mercedes Me is a collection of services and features which are currently available in four distinct packages. These 4 packages make your ownership experience smarter, safer, more convenient and more fun than ever before.
You can enjoy the base package, Mercedes Me Connect, standard for five years with any purchase of a new Mercedes-Benz.
You can find more details of the Mercedes Me Connect subscriptions by reading this Here.
Mercedes-Benz EQA AMG.
The Mercedes-Benz EQA AMG Line adds the popular AMG swagger bodystyling that we all know and love which includes the following:
20-inch alloy wheels.
Sports seats in ARTICO man-made leather and DINAMICA microfibre.
Door sills illuminated with ‘EQA’ lettering.
Galvanised shift paddles.
Aluminium pedals with rubber studs and ‘AMG’ floor mats.
Optional Premium Package.
The optional Premium package which is only available on the Mercedes-Benz EQA AMG only can be added for an additional £3,000 and includes:
19-inch AMG five-twin-spoke alloy wheels.
Electrically-operated panoramic glass sunroof.
Keyless-Go Comfort package.
Augmented reality navigation system.
Advanced sound system and wireless charging for compatible smartphones.
Premium Plus Package.
The Premium Plus package includes the above equipment but also adds the following:
20-inch AMG multi-spoke alloy wheels.
Parking package with 360° camera.
Electrically adjustable damping suspension with speed-sensitive steering.
Burmester Surround Sound System.
Electrically adjustable front seats with memory function.
MBUX Interior Assistant with gesture control.
The addition of the Premium Plus package available for the Mercedes-Benz EQA will set you back an additional £6,000 over the available AMG Line.
For more information head over to the Mercedes-Benz website and take a look at the all new Mercedes-Benz EQA.