Still Stronger Than Time?
Five new Mercedes-Benz models premiered at the IAA 2021, including the AMG GT 63 S E Performance, the AMG EQS 53, the Maybach EQS SUV concept, the EQE, and of course, the Concept EQG. That’s right! the G-Class is also going all-electric. In case you missed the story, Daimler’s trademark filings for EQG 560 and EQG 580 nameplates a few months ago, hinted at the arrival of an all-electric G.
An electric G-Class shouldn’t come as a surprise for those who remember the Ener-G-Force concept of 2012. As for the Concept EQG, it retains the traditional G-Class silhouette and adds the EQ bits such as a black panel at the front with illuminated squares (squircles) to mimic a traditional grille; a white band that wraps the central “grille”,