• 2022 Mercedes EQS drives like the big deal it is video - Roadshow

    1 month ago - By CNET

    The EQS is the first in many battery-electric Mercedes-Benz vehicles. There's a lot on the line, but thankfully this EV flagship sets a good example for not just the automaker, but also the entire fledgling segment.
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  • Mercedes EQS first drive: S-Class luxury in an EV

    1 month ago - By Engadget

    Mercedes has a lot to prove with its first proper EV coming to the United States. The EQS will land in dealers this fall at a yet-to-be-announced price point and, when it does, it'll take on offerings from Tesla and Porsche. How will it fare against these EVs? We had a chance to drive the 2021 EQS for two days and figure out how it stacks up not just against competitors but up against the S-Class itself. On our drive we got time behind the 450+ with rear-wheel drive, the 580 4Matic with all-wheel drive, and the Edition One version with its two-tone paint and 580 4Matic powerplant. All...
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  • Relaxing behind the wheel of Mercedes' level 3 autonomous Drive Pilot

    1 month ago - By Engadget

    The dream of autonomous driving everywhere is still a long way away. But soon Mercedes will launch Drive Pilot, its level 3 autonomous driving system in Germany on the S-Class and EQS. We had a chance to try the system out at the automaker's test track and, while it did what it was supposed to do, we found it hard to turn off our driving brain while behind the wheel. The system works on highways in traffic at speeds up to 60 kph. Essentially it's for daily commuting. But during that time the driver can stop paying attention and the Mercedes is responsible for everything that happens...
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  • 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS First Drive Review: An EV like nothing else

    2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS First Drive Review: An EV like nothing else

    1 month ago - By SlashGear

    Sometimes, expectations weigh heavy on you. Big names, promising big things, and with big implications: the 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS is a prime example. After spending two full days driving the German automaker's attempt to redefine luxury through Zurich, Switzerland, it almost comes as a relief to report that the EQS surpasses all my expectations of Mercedes-Benz. To risk a cliche,...
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