Compact electric powered van for family members in the functions

Mercedes-Benz on Tuesday unveiled a teaser image for a strategy motor vehicle that previews a new electric van presently in the performs.

Known as the Concept EQT, the thought will be unveiled on Might 10 as a preview of an electric powered edition of the approaching T-Class (teaser underneath). The T-Course is a new passenger van getting formulated together with a upcoming-generation Citan. The Citan is compact commercial van bought outside the house the United States.

The method is identical to what Mercedes does with its Metris van, which has a passenger model recognized as a V-Course, and offered in EQV electric guise.

Teaser for Mercedes-Benz T-Class debuting in the first half of 2022

Teaser for Mercedes-Benz T-Course debuting in the initial fifty percent of 2022

It is just not crystal clear when the creation EQT will be introduced but we know the future-generation Citan will be released in Europe in the next 50 % of 2021. Its T-Class passenger variation will be released in the to start with fifty percent of 2022. It’s very likely the EQT will arrive about the very same time as the T-Class.

The T-Class, and the EQT it will spawn, will be aimed at youthful households and folks with lively life who don’t want to update to a big SUV or pickup truck to carry their equipment. It will ride on a system sourced from the Renault Nissan Mitsubishi Alliance, a system that will also probably sort the foundation of the EQT.

When Mercedes does not offer any electrical vans in the U.S. at current, the problem will change in 2023 when the automaker launches an electric powered variation of its Sprinter complete-size van. The electrical Sprinter for the U.S. will be designed at Mercedes’ plant in Charleston, South Carolina.