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2015 Mercedes-Benz B-Class electric drive release date, specs, price

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The German Mercedes-Benz started taking pre-orders for the B-Class Electric van, compact MPV, created the basis of the updated 2015 model.

As previously reported, the compact electric B-Class Electric Drive 2015 model year, is equipped with a 180-horsepower engine capable of a 340 Nm. The acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h is 7.9 sec. For a surcharge of 892 € German manufacturer offers optional Range Plus package , which allows you drive another 30 km (18.6 miles) more.

Also, Range Plus gets heated windshield and tinted windows. Because of under the floor batteries location, van has a pretty decent Luggage compartment (501 liter) and will provide full comfort for 5 people.

 

The German MercedesBenz started taking preorders for the BClass Electric van

 

 

2015 MercedesBenz BClass electric drive pricing

In homeland new model is priced 39 151 euros. Electric vehicle is powered by the 180HP engine , accelerates to a max of 160 km/h and is capable of running about 200 km on just one charge.

Pricing is slightly higher than predicted by some experts. However, in Germany the clients are offered a leasing program with a monthly payment of 847 euros, or credit, with payment 399€ for 36-month contract, with a total mileage of 30,000km

 

2015 MercedesBenz BClass electric drive appearance

Design of electrical van is focused on creating a dynamic model with sports elements. Electric B-Class Mercedes has distinctive radiator grille as main element, it is combined with advanced frontlights which move sideways. Backlights have advanced design and are placed under a wide back window.

 

2015 Mercedes-Benz B-Class ED release date

Mercedes-Benz B-Class electric drive expected in late February 2015

Release date: late February 2015

2015 Mercedes-Benz B-Class electric drive release date

Article about the 2015 Mercedes-Benz B-Class electric drive has been prepared on the basis of peer reviews and rumors from the Internet. The exact release date and the start of sales is unclear, but there is actual information.

 

BClass brand history

Mercedes Benz chose New York 2013 Motor Show to show its new electric model. 2015 B-Class Electric does not use gasoline and has zero emission level. It supported by service network, which make it an effective alternative to other gasoline or hybrid vehicles. Electrical B-class will also be the first B-class model, which will be officially sold in US.

This model desinged by Tesla Motors and Daimler together. The electric engine produces 177 horsepowers and 340 N*m torque, and accelerates the van in 7.9 seconds from 0 to 100 kmh, while the Tesla batteries will provide power reserve for about 200km trip.

The charge time of the battery from the European 400 volt is about an hour and a half, while charging from the main 240V about two hours.

Electrical B-class will also be the first B-class model, which will be officially sold in US.

 

 

2015 MercedesBenz BClass electric drive compared to competitors

According to the representative of the Mercedes-Benz group, B-class Electric Drive by many parameters will exceed the recently introduced ecomobile BMW i3. In particular, Mercedes-Benz B-class Electric Drive has a larger power reserve compared with the Bavarian model: car from Stuttgart runs without “refueling” 200 km, while one battery charging enables the BMW i3 can travel up to 160 km Thomas Weber emphasizes that many manufacturers specify a maximum cruising range of electric vehicles under ideal road conditions, however, Mercedes-Benz did not resort to this method of calculation, considering it is not correct. According to a representative of the company, the mileage data to the machine without stopping were obtained during the daily operation of the B-class Electric Drive. Recharge battery performance Mercedes-Benz B-class Electric Drive driver model will be for three hours, the BMW is the time required for charging of the battery is up to six hours.

 

The electric Mercedes-Benz B-class Electric Drive is inferior competitor from Munich in the accelerating dynamics (7,9 S. to first “hundred” vs. 7 sec. BMW i3), however, has a higher maximum speed. Thomas Weber says driving a five-door hatchback electric traction, the driver will feel like a sports car.

 

 

Specifications

  • Type: Electric
  • Batt. power: 28kWlithium-ion
  • Fullchargemileage: 185km
  • Length: 4359mm
  • Wheelbase: 2699mm
  • Height: 1557mm
  • Width: 2010mm
  • Max. numberofseats: 5

 

  • Powersupply: 100kW – 240V/40a
  • Charging: 4hours (full)
  • Power: 135HP
  • Torque: 340Nm
  • 0-100km/h: 7.9seconds

 

 

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ENGINE SPECS

  • Engine Type : coming soon
  • Engine Size : coming soon
  • Cylinders : coming soon
  • Max. Torque : coming soon
  • Max. Power : coming soon
  • Pwr:Wgt Ratio : coming soon
  • Bore & Stroke : coming soon

Prices, specifications, options, features 2015 Mercedes-Benz B-Class electric drive to change without notice.