Mercedes

Mercedes Will Charge You Over R8k Per Year For Rear-Wheel Steering In The EQS

1 month ago   |   By Zero 2 Turbo

The Mercedes-Benz EQS is a new purely electric sedan and will come built with two levels of rear-wheel-steer capability.
The first level 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 but in some countries, you will need to pay a subscription to have this feature activated.
Buyers in the US of A will get the 10-degree arrangement as standard but in some other countries, like Mercedes home field of Germany, the 4.5-degree and 10-degree trims need to be optioned when buying.
Auto...
Read more ...

 

A new Iron Age? Startup promises low-cost, high-energy iron-air batteries for home grids

A new Iron Age? Startup promises low-cost, high-energy iron-air batteries for home grids

1 month ago   |   By High Gear Media

Boston-based startup Form Energy claims to have achieved a battery breakthrough using one of the oldest materials known to industrialized civilization: Iron. The startup's first product will be an iron-air battery, which can be used in energy-storage applications for one-tenth the cost of current lithium-ion chemistry, according to an announcement...
Read more ...

 

Wireless EV charging via highway pavement to be tested in Indiana

Wireless EV charging via highway pavement to be tested in Indiana

1 month ago   |   By High Gear Media

Indiana will test wireless EV charging equipment embedded in highway pavement, allowing vehicles to charge as they drive. Testing will be done in three phases, with the first beginning this summer, according to an Indiana Department of Transportation press release. The first two phases will involve pavement testing...
Read more ...

 

Iron-air batteries, dynamic wireless charging, EQS first drive: Today's Car News

Iron-air batteries, dynamic wireless charging, EQS first drive: Today's Car News

1 month ago   |   By High Gear Media

The 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS establishes the serene side of a growing cohort of large electric luxury cars. A dynamic wireless charging project could put the tech on the Interstate in Indiana. And are iron-air batteries good for a smart-energy grid? This and more, here at Green Car Reports. A startup claims to have reached a breakthrough on an...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Mercedes      New      Buy      Sedan      Car      Electric      Wheels      News      Mercedes-Benz      Batteries      Vehicle      Test      Charging      Smart      Luxury      Green      Today in Car News  


Nikola founder charged, CATL's sodium-ion cells, Outlander Plug-In Hybrid...

Nikola founder charged, CATL's sodium-ion cells, Outlander Plug-In Hybrid: Today's Car News

Mitsubishi teases the next-generation Outlander Plug-In Hybrid. CATL shows some of the future with its sodium-ion cells. And we round up all that's alleged of Nikola founder... Read more ...

1995 Jaguar XJ220 headed to auction, 1 of 4 painted Daytona Black

1995 Jaguar XJ220 headed to auction, 1 of 4 painted Daytona Black

Jaguar only made 275 examples of the XJ220 supercar in the early 1990s, and one of those cars is scheduled to cross the block at the Silverstone Auctions event in England to be... Read more ...

2021 Formula One Hungarian Grand Prix preview: Hamilton and Verstappen to...

2021 Formula One Hungarian Grand Prix preview: Hamilton and Verstappen to face off after previous round's crash

The first half of the 2021 Formula One World Championship concludes this weekend with the Hungarian Grand Prix, which once again is taking place at Budapest's Hungaroring. It... Read more ...

2022 Bentley Flying Spur, Ecto-1 Cadillac, Glickenhaus hydrogen pickup: Car...

2022 Bentley Flying Spur, Ecto-1 Cadillac, Glickenhaus hydrogen pickup: Car News Headlines

Bentley has revealed a special version of its new Flying Spur Hybrid. It couples a fuel-efficient yet powerful powertrain together with sustainable materials to demonstrate... Read more ...

2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS, 2022 Porsche Cayenne Turbo GT, 2022 Subaru WRX: The...

2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS, 2022 Porsche Cayenne Turbo GT, 2022 Subaru WRX: The Week In Reverse

We drove the 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS, Subaru announced a reveal date for the 2022 WRX, and we got behind the wheel of the 2022 Porsche Cayenne Turbo GT. It's the Week in... Read more ...

2022 Chevrolet COPO 572 Camaro debuts with new big-block V-8

2022 Chevrolet COPO 572 Camaro debuts with new big-block V-8

Chevrolet revealed the 2022 COPO Camaro on Friday with a new 572-cubic-inch big-block V-8 base engine. The big-block features aluminum heads on a cast-iron block with four-bolt... Read more ...

Toyota Innova Crystas Prices to Be Hiked From August 01 2021

The Toyota Innova Crysta currently retails between Rs 16.11 lakh and Rs 24.59 lakh. The updated prices will carry an increment of up to 2 percent, around Rs 50,000. Updated... Read more ...

2022 Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid Odyssean Edition marks electrified sedan's...

2022 Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid Odyssean Edition marks electrified sedan's launch

Bentley has expanded its lineup for 2022 with the addition of the Flying Spur Hybrid, and to mark the arrival of the big eco-friendly giant, the automaker is offering a special... Read more ...

Nikola founder Trevor Milton charged with fraud

Nikola founder Trevor Milton charged with fraud

A federal grand jury has charged Trevor Milton, the founder and former executive chairman of electric-vehicle startup Nikola, with three counts of fraud related to claims he... Read more ...

Glickenhaus reveals Baja-ready pickup concept fueled by hydrogen

Glickenhaus reveals Baja-ready pickup concept fueled by hydrogen

Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus in January teased a wild supercar concept powered by a hydrogen fuel-cell stack. But rather than being a pure flight of fancy, it seems the... Read more ...