The CarBuzz portal printed on instagram a brief video through which a camouflaged Mercedes EQE SUV, performing its final checks earlier than the official presentation, will get caught within the sand on Oceano Dunes in California however manages to get out of the tangle ultimately.
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The video printed by CarBuzz was obtained from loyal reader Tyler Henry. Mercedes engineers on the scene instructed Henry that they “already referred to as Elon as a result of they work for Tesla”.
He acquired into their comical sport and requested them why they had been sporting Mercedes t-shirts, at which level the silence subsided.
The Mercedes EQE SUV Tyler Henry caught was being examined on the sands of the Oceano Dunes in California. The reader who forwarded the video to CarBuzz has a Jeep Wrangler that dealt with the delicate sand with no issues whereas the Mercedes EQE SUV acquired caught within the unfastened sand.
Ultimately the Mercedes EQE SUV manages to get out backwards. The EQE SUV is the fourth model constructed on the devoted EVA electrical platform after the Mercedes EQS, EQE and EQS SUV. It makes use of the identical electrical all-wheel drive system from the Mercedes EQS SUV and EQS which is predicated on the Torque Shifting operate. This enables for optimum torque distribution between the entrance and rear axle engines utilizing the CPC (Central Powertrain Controller) system which is definitely the mind of the Mercedes EQE SUV and which decides which is the perfect resolution. CPC distributes the torque of the 2 engines relying on the chosen driving mode.
As there isn’t any mechanical hyperlink between the axles, it was to be anticipated that the electrical all-wheel drive wouldn’t present the identical stage of traction like a standard all wheel drive system. Sadly, there isn’t any Traction mode within the Driving modes (there are solely Eco, Consolation, Sport and Particular person modes) that permits each engines to run constantly at low speeds for max traction in conditions just like the delicate sand of California.