Monday, January 17, 2022
News Mercedes-Benz Teases It's Most Efficient Vehicle Ever

Mercedes-Benz Teases It’s Most Efficient Vehicle Ever

EQXX teaser looks a stunner

  • Sleek concept will be most efficient Merc yet

  • Vision EQXX concept to be revealed at CES tech event

Next month, Mercedes-Benz is launching an electric vehicle it says will be the most efficient vehicle it has ever made. So get us ready for the reveal, Benz has given us a tease of the exceptionally sleek four-door Vision EQXX concept.

The car will be revealed at CES 2022 on January 3rd, with Merc calling it “a statement” of the company’s innovative strength and aims to lead in electric as well as in car software.

Slashing weight from the car is at the forefront of increasing its efficiency. Mercedes says that the EQXX will show what is possible by rethinking the automobile through the entire design process including lightweight engineering, sustainable materials, and cutting-edge drivelines.

With the EQS already offering a coefficient of drag of just 0.2, for this Vision EQXX to be more efficient it may need to slice through the air with an even lower impact, pushing the limits of road car aerodynamics. The shape also calls back to the Concept IAA of 2015, a car that wore a similar roofline as well as the reverse-slope tail visible on the EQXX.

No word on if this “software-designed research prototype” is just an exercise for the Mercedes team or if there is production intent for the model. We hope to find out more during the full unveiling.


Trending Now

Ford Working on Trick Tailgate Says Patent Filings

Combines folding and opening features from GM and Ram No name yet for extra-intricate tailgate Ford has been tailing behind GM and Ram in...

Consumer Reports Says EVs are the Least Reliable Vehicle Type

The data collected involved 2019 and 2020 model year EVs. 2021 model years fared slightly better. ICE vehicles are, for the moment, more...

Porsche Introduces Cayenne Platinum Edition

The Platinum Edition will be available for Cayenne, Cayenne E-Hybrid, and Cayenne S, both Coupe, and SUV. The trim features a number of...

Lexus Unveils the NX PHEV OFFROAD Concept in Tokyo

It's not the first time that the Lexus division has shown its adventurous side with a concept designed to explore unfamiliar territory. At the...

Honda and LG Energy Solution are working on a joint venture to build Batteries in the US

Honda is late to the game in terms of electric vehicles LG already supplies manufacturers such as Tesla, Volkswagen and GM Honda will...


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.