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Mercedes-Benz EQS to offer rear-wheel steering as a subscription

Posted in REVIEWS on July 25, 2021

Mercedes-Benz built two levels of rear-wheel-steer capability into its new EQS battery-electric sedan. The first turns the back wheels up to 4.5 degrees, the second increases the maximum angle to 10 degrees. Every EQS is built with the hardware to achieve ten degrees, the sedan's software and options sheet in some countries determining whether the back tires don't rotate at all or rotate to their mechanical limits. In the U.S., the 10-degree arrangement will come Read More »

Mercedes-Benz will spend more than $47 billion this decade to electrify

Posted in REVIEWS on July 22, 2021

Daimler AG’s Mercedes-Benz vowed to spend more than 40 billion euros ($47 billion) this decade to electrify its lineup and defend its position as the world’s best-selling luxury-car maker through a historic industry transformation. The manufacturer plans to launch three new all-electric vehicle platforms in 2025 and set up eight additional battery factories with partners, it said in a strategy update Thursday. Mercedes is betting that the luxury segment will shift faster toward battery-powered products Read More »