German carmaker Mercedes-Benz will unveil an all-electric vehicle (EV) at a launch event in Stockholm, Sweden, on Tuesday.
The EQC is a battery electric vehicle and the first model from Daimler-owned Mercedes’ new product and technology brand, EQ. It will be released on the market in 2019.
The vehicle has undergone winter testing followed by summer trials in the heat of Spain. The car’s unveiling is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. local time (12:30 p.m. ET).
Mercedes’ launch of the EQC is the latest attempt by more established, traditional carmakers to challenge the dominance of Elon Musk’s Tesla.
On Monday, Audi began mass production of its e-tron, the brand’s first totally electric sport utility vehicle (SUV). That car will be officially unveiled in San Francisco on…
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