The launch of Mercedes-AMG EQE in the luxury car market is a sign that Mercedes-AMG intends to take driving performance up a notch. This German luxury car brand constantly expands its product portfolio by including electric car models. Among the two latest business class saloons presented to the public by Mercedes-AMG are Mercedes-AMG EQE 43 4MATIC and Mercedes-AMG EQE 53 4MATIC+. Furthermore, these models are built using the exclusive electric Mercedes architecture explicitly developed for luxury and premium cars. To know more about Mercedes-AMG EQE models, we at MWTV bring you this article.
Mercedes-AMG EQE and its electric engine that powers a perfectly balanced driving performance:
The electrified engine of the Mercedes-AMG EQE 43 4MATIC comprises AMG-specific tuning and control. On the other hand, the Mercedes-AMG EQE 53 has AMG-specific electric motors with adapted windings and laminations. It also has higher currents and a specific inverter. As a result, it enables this vehicle to travel at high speeds and generate more power.
These models also have electric motors in the front and rear axles. The electric motor on the rear axle is potent because of its six-phase design. Furthermore, there is also a 'Water Lance' in the shaft of the rotor of the Mercedes-AMG EQE models, which helps in the cooling process. In addition, there is also a transmission oil heat exchanger in both the EQE 43 MATIC and EQE 53 MATIC vehicles.
The electric battery present in the Mercedes-AMG EQE models:
The new models of Mercedes-AMG EQE are equipped with a powerful 328-volt battery which helps deliver high driving performance. It comprises 90.6 kWh of usable energy packed with ten modules containing 360 pouch cells. The battery management system, especially in the Mercedes-AMG EQE 53, is specifically developed for the AMG models. A new feature in the battery gives the owner the option to install updates for the battery management system. More importantly, the EQE 53 4MATIC+ possesses an AMG-specific wiring harness created to stimulate higher performance capability. The battery's cell chemistry is also unique, comprising nickel, cobalt, and manganese in the ratio of 8:1:1. It is also a reason why it is very sustainable.
Above all, the battery of the Mercedes-AMG EQE models is renowned for its high energy density and charging capacity.
The exquisite and characteristic exterior design of the Mercedes-AMG EQE:
The exterior design of the Mercedes-AMG EQE models exudes a distinctive style for vehicles with combustion engines. The Mercedes-AMG EQE 43 4MATIC and Mercedes-AMG EQE 53 models possess sleek surfaces, reduced joints, and seamless transition. It also consists of elements belonging to the older AMG vehicles. For example, it has a black panel grille that is AMG specific, comprising vertical struts in chrome. The digitalised headlamps also have a particular AMG projection seen while opening the car.
In contrast, the front apron of the Mercedes-AMG EQE has a typical AMG A-wing design, which is painted in high gloss black and has chrome trim. In addition, the wheels are aerodynamically optimised using special AMG light alloy. The AMG EQE models also have air diffusers on the left and right sides, possessing high-gloss black colour, to produce what is known as the 'Curtain Effect'.
The 'Sporty' interior design of the Mercedes-AMG EQE:
'Style redefined' is the best way to describe the interior design of the Mercedes-AMG EQE models. It possesses elements that create an ambience and vibe that is very sporty. Furthermore, it includes exclusive AMG seats with individual graphics, ARTICO seat covers with MICRO CUT microfiber, and red decorative topstitching. In addition, an option for seat upholstery is made available with AMG-specific seat graphics. Finally, there are AMG badges on the backrests of the front seats of the Mercedes-AMG EQE 43 4MATIC and Mercedes-AMG EQE 53 models. In addition, the front head restraints have the AMG logo embossed.
Mercedes-AMG EQE launch date and price in India:
The Mercedes-AMG EQE launch date is expected to be in April 2023, and the price is likely to be between Rs 70 to Rs 90 lakh.
Above all, the Mercedes-AMG EQE models Mercedes-AMG EQE 43 4MATIC and Mercedes-AMG EQE 53 possesses an AMG sound system that provides a unique driving experience. It also has an intelligent thermal management system that helps maximise battery under all temperatures and AMG Dynamic driving modes to give your life a smooth joyride.