2022 Mercedes-EQ First Drive Review: Full Electric, Full Luxury

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience
Very Quick
We spent a few days with the EQS 450+ and EQS 580 in the California Bay Area and came away wanting more time behind the wheel of these incredible machines. Both cars feel quick off the line — the more powerful EQS 580 accelerates much more rapidly than one would expect for a vehicle of its size, surprising drivers in other vehicles as well as its own occupants. Even when already traveling at highway speeds, a stab at the 580’s throttle makes this big car take off like a shot.

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