Mercedes has announced that their new EV, the 2014 Mercedes B Class Electric Drive will retail for $41,450 when it lands in the US, and it comes with an electric motor which was developed by Tesla.
The 2014 Mercedes B Class Electric Drive features a 177 HP electric engine, it will come with a top speed of around 100mph and has a o to 60 time of 7.9 seconds.
According to Mercedes, the new B Class Electric Drive will have a range of up to 85 miles, it can be charged by a standard domestic power socket, and in two hours, the battery will be charged enough to give you a range of around 60 miles.
The new B-Class Electric Drive surprises with an especially dynamic driving experience. It provides noticeably powerful acceleration, while gliding along quietly. The new electric Mercedes offers the driver and up to four passengers the familiar high standards of ride comfort in a high-class, spacious and precision-designed interior. The B-Class Electric Drive combines dynamic and driving pleasure with zero local emissions – in short: it delivers electric driving at premium level.
The 2014 Mercedes B Class Electric will launch in the US this summer, and it will retail for $41,450, you can find out more information about this new EV from Mercedes over at their website.