The EQB turns into solely the second SUV within the EQ vary however, as we’ll go on to discover, it’s a automobile that improvises slightly bit with Mercedes’ electrical automobile design language, and to fairly likeable impact.
It launches solely in two-motor, four-wheel-drive type, in a selection of energy outputs, however with no selection on battery dimension, though each a less expensive, single-motor front-drive by-product and a separate long-range model will likely be added to the line-up. With costs presently beginning at a comparatively pricey-looking £54,000, we elected to check the marginally cheaper EQB 300 4Matic.
The Mercedes-Benz EQB vary at a look
The EQB mannequin line-up is straightforward, though it’s set to develop to incorporate a bigger-batteried, longer-range by-product in time. Each variations of the automobile are twin-motor, four-wheel-drive choices and each supply the same-sized drive battery.
UK-market trim ranges begin at AMG Line and embody AMG Line Premium and Launch Version variations. Mid-spec automobiles add 19in wheels and a panoramic glass roof, whereas top-level ones get 20in alloys, adaptive dampers, a head-up show and Mercedes’ full suite of driver help expertise.