Mercedes spoke about the electric version of the new Sprinter

Mercedes spoke about the electric version of the new Sprinter

April 14, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

Mercedes-Benz eSprinter of the new generation will be able to drive 150 km without recharging and take on board up to one ton of cargo

The company Mercedes-Benz named the characteristics of the electric version of the new generation of the Sprinter van. The van was introduced back in February, but details about its “green” modification appeared only now.

Mercedes-Benz eSprinter is equipped with a fully electric installation, developing 84 kW (115 hp) and 300 Nm of torque. The maximum speed was 120 km / h, but for the increase of the power reserve it was limited to 80 km per hour.

The novelty will be offered with two sets of batteries: 41 and 55 kilowatt-hours. In the first case, the van will be able to travel 150 km without recharging, and in the second the power reserve is limited to 115 km. The company noted that the new eSprinter is designed exclusively for transportation within the city.

The length of the car was 5932 mm, and the size of the wheelbase is 3824 mm. The weight of the van is 3500 kg, and the payload is 1000 kg.

The cost of the Mercedes-Benz eSprinter is not yet called, however, as expected, the electric car will be more expensive than the petrol analog, the prices for which start from about $ 50,000.