The 2015 B-Class Electric Drive features dynamic design, a premium interior and a strong electric motor for emission-free mobility.
This enables lively, effortless driving pleasure spanning a real-world number of 87 miles (EPA). In addition, the 2015 B-Class Electric Drive is digitally networked. On account of its connectivity, it may be conveniently checked and configured via the internet. Since the Mercedes- Benz among electric vehicles, the B-Class Electric Drive sets clear standards when it comes to comfort, quality and safety for approximately five occupants. The B-Class Electric Drive, bearing the unmistakable three-pointed star trademark, first launched in the states market during the warm months of 2014.
The 2015 B-Class Electric Drive surprises with the especially dynamic driving experience. It offers a superior noticeably powerful acceleration, while gliding along quietly. The modern electric Mercedes offers the driver and up to four passengers the familiar high standards of ride peace of mind in a high-class, spacious and precision-designed interior.
Powerful drive with brisk acceleration
The Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive will depend on the conventionally powered B-Class, which is why the current generation has turned into a bestseller since being launched in a great many countries in 2011. Since launch of your first B-Class version in 2005, Mercedes-Benz has witnessed customers taking delivery in excess of a thousand of such vehicles. For an especially versatile vehicle concept, the B-Class which consists of innovative electric drive now allows additional environmental friendly capabilities to Mercedes standards.
Mercedes-Benz has collaborated with TESLA Motors to build up the electric B-Class. Both the companies share a great deal of cooperation top electric mobility. The car battery for that predecessor kind of the smart fortwo electric drive, for example, got their start in TESLA. For any B-Class Electric Drive, Mercedes-Benz is again leveraging the extensive know-how available from the electrical car pioneer which is utilizing the TESLA drive system included in the own vehicle.
Quiet and native emission-free driving is ensured by an electric motor generating 177 hp (132 kW). Typical for the electric drive system, the motor develops its maximum torque of 251 lb-ft (340 Newton meters) in the initial touch within the accelerator. This is certainly approximately corresponding to the torque at a modern three-liter gasoline engine. It seems sensible noticeably powerful acceleration coming from a standing start. The electrically driven B-Class drives from zero to 60 mph in 7.9 seconds. Effortless drivability and exhilarating driving pleasure using a advanced level of comfort therefore are guaranteed in every single situation.
The power supply towards the electric drive is delivered using a highperformance lithium-ion battery, that is compactly and safely housed during the “Energy Space” in the underfloor from the vehicle. Such intelligent packaging permits the five-seater to keep the B-Class’s familiar spaciousness within its interior and luggage compartment of 17.69-51.42 ft3.
Zero emissions also on longer journeys
In the interests of optimizing range, the highest speed is electronically available to 100 mph. Determined by driving cycle; your vehicle provides a selection of 87 miles (EPA). This permits emission-free driving not just in city traffic and so on short journeys, but will also over longer distances – such as a daily commute. The 2015 B-Class Electric Drive can be charged from any standard domestic power socket. For just a selection of 60 miles, the charging time at 240V in the usa is not as much as 120 minutes. Traveling, the electrical drive itself makes their own contribution to some favorable energy balance by converting kinetic energy into electric energy during coasting and braking, and feeds this energy on the battery.
Dynamic Mercedes-Benz design
Refined sportiness put together with aesthetic appeal