Mercedes-Benz vehicles have always excelled in those three areas, and electric drivetrains give us the opportunity to advance our capabilities even further. From quicker acceleration to elevated ride comfort, the benefits of electric power are immediate, but our vision doesn’t stop there. Technology “under the hood” is matched by technology in the driver’s seat. Improved battery power is matched by improved design. Mercedes-EQ vehicles are built to appeal to your intelligence and your emotions.
Charge at Home
There’s no better place to charge up than in the comfort of your own garage. Safe, convenient and cost-effective, the Home Flex from ChargePoint can be installed through Qmerit, so you can charge overnight and be ready to hit the road.
Charge on the Go
Mercedes Me Charge is the official charging network of Mercedes-EQ. Through MBUX in your vehicle or the Mercedes me Connect app on your phone, you can seamlessly plan trips, locate charging stations and initiate payment at nearly 60,000 public chargers nationwide.
Mercedes-Benz of Draper is equipped with one super charging station and four regular charging stations! In addition, there are thousands of charging stations across America. Charging stations are easy to find using the ChargePoint app. Use this app to find the nearest charging stations and where to charge up in route. Available for Android and iOS.
a Level 2 charger is recommended. This charges much faster than a traditional wall outlet. It’s also recommended to use the ChargePoint Home Flex wallbox.
You can also easily install your ChargePoint Home Flex wallbox with the help of Qmerit. Visit their website for estimates and more.
Through collaboration with Electrify America, Mercedes me Charge enables complimentary 30-minute charging per session for the first two years from account activation and allows customers to simply “Plug & Charge” at all Electrify America DC fast chargers.
Charge times depend on the individual vehicle. For example, the Mercedes-EQS can go from 10% to 80% in just 31 minutes using a DC fast charging unit (maximum 200kW). It also has a range of up to 478 miles in a single charge. It’s best to think about charging your vehicle while at home, running errands, or at work.
All Mercedes-EQ vehicles undergo rigorous safety testing, just like their gas-powered counterparts. They are tested in extreme heat and cold, are extensively crash-tested, and are built with inherent safety measures to minimize risk in the event of a collision.
The common myth is that electric vehicles can only go a short distance. What’s important to remember is that you can typically do all your daily driving (and more) on just one charge. But if you do want to road trip, Mercedes-EQ has partnered with Electrify America for two years of complimentary 30-minute charging sessions. Electrify America has a nationwide network of more than 2,600 DC Fast Chargers and are expanding more as time goes on. To get a better idea, try planning a trip using the trip planner on the Electrify America website.
Yes. In fact, they perform even better in areas like torque and acceleration. Because the drive system is electric as opposed to mechanical, the reaction is instant, without the lag of a typical gas engine. At the same time, electric vehicles are quieter and smoother for a more pleasant driving experience.