Mercedes-Benz has launched the EQA electric SUV at Rs 66 lakh (ex-showroom).

Mercedes-Benz has launched the EQA electric SUV at Rs 66 lakh (ex-showroom).

8 Jul, 2024

Yashein Kewalramani

It is available in a single 250+ variant and is offered in 8 different colours to choose from

It is based on the Mercedes-Benz GLA, and gets EV-specific design cues to set it apart

Interior is similar to the GLA, albeit with different trims and colours

Gets dual 10.25-inch system for the infotainment system and digital driver’s display, a panoramic sunroof, a heads-up display and a panoramic sunroof

Safety kit includes 7 airbags, a host of ADAS features, a 360-degree camera, ABS with EBD, and traction control

Features a single 70.5 kWh battery pack paired with a front-wheel drive e-motor that makes 190 PS and 385 Nm

It offers a WLTP-claimed range of up to 560km

It can charge from 10 to 80 percent in 35 minutes using a 100kW fast charger

It competes with the Volvo XC40 Recharge, Volvo C40 Recharge, Kia EV6 and BMW iX1

The EQA is Mercedes-Benz’ entry-level electric SUV, and is available in a single 250+ variant