2022 Mercedes-Benz EQA Electric SUV Finally Unveiled

The all-new 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQA has been finally unveiled to the public. This compact-crossover EV is a stablemate to its entry-level model, the GLA-class. However, Mercedes has made plenty of changes to make sure you can apart them. Stylistically, it’s attractive, featuring a swiping front horizontal and light bar that is mirrored on its tail.

In Europe, this crossover is offered with a front-mounted asynchronous motor capable of producing 187 horsepower and 277 pound-feet of torque. Compared with the popular GLA250 model that delivers 258 pound-feet and 221 horsepower, the EQA is a winner in this category. However, the EQA might also be offered in the U.S., but with a more powerful motor that generates 280 horsepower.

2022 Mercedes-Benz EQA side

2022 Mercedes-Benz EQA Design

The new 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQA is the crossover SUV that is based on the popular GLA model. It looks futuristic, and the manufacturer has done great job this time. Alongside this crossover, Mercedes will also introduce two new models that are in the same line, the EQE and EQS.

The new compact-crossover EV model dominates in its segment, and stylistically, it shares plenty of DNA with the GLA model. Overall, the design is adorable, featuring a sweeping front end and a horizontal light bar that is mirrored on its tail. A similar rear end we saw on the newest Porsche Macan and its sibling Cayenne model.

2022 Mercedes-Benz EQA interior

Futuristic Interior

Inside, the 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQA looks closely to its sibling GLA. Generally, that’s a good thing, since GLA comes with one of the most advanced cabins on the market. Also, EQA comes in the form as a two-seater SUV, offering plenty of room for all occupants. Thankfully, unlike the GLA model, the new EQA comes with pair of larger 10-inch displays that look much nicer.

On top of that, the improved voice control system is present as the best personal assistant. Mercedes-Benz has tweaked colors inside, and the most favorite is optional rose gold applications and blue fabrics.

Powertrain Specs

In Europe, the upcoming 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQA will be available with a front-mounted asynchronous motor that will generate 187 horsepower and 277 pound-feet of torque. However, from many reports, Mercedes will also introduce a more powerful version in the U.S.

According to the information that we got, this model will come standard with all-wheel drive, and it should produce at least 280 horsepower. Honda claims that with 66.5-kWh battery, EQA will cover a range of more than 300 miles. However, we believe that a range of 200 to 250 miles is more realistic.

2022 Mercedes-Benz EQA rear

2022 Mercedes-Benz EQA Release Date and Price

Besides attractive and modern design language, the new 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQA will introduce plenty of advanced technology. On top of that, this electric crossover comes with the most advanced user interfaces on the market. As we mentioned, it will be firstly available in Europe, and later might also reach U.S soil.

Mercedes didn’t reveal any information about its price, but we managed to dig some numbers. According to caranddriver website, the upcoming EQA will cost a little less than $58,000. Of course, models with more equipment and more powerful battery’s will cost much more.

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