After him, the entire LCV line from Mercedes-Benz will be electrified.
The electric version of the Mercedes-Benz eVito van, presented earlier at the eDrive @VANs seminar in Berlin, has now entered the German market. Mercedes-Benz dealers opened a new order for a price from 39 990 euros. The first copies of the buyers will receive in the second half of next year.
The Mercedes-Benz eVito differs from the usual versions of the Vito van with an electric powerplant. It includes one electric motor and a battery for 41.4 kW-h. Full charge lasts about six hours. The power reserve of an empty car is up to 150 kilometers. However, with a load of 1000 kilograms or at low ambient temperatures, this figure fell to 100 kilometers.
The new eVito will be available in two versions of the wheelbase. The length of the body can be 5140 mm or 5370 mm. Still it will be possible to choose two variants of the electronic limiter of the maximum speed: 80 km / hour or 120 km / hour.
In 2019, the electric version of the elder brother, the commercial van eSprinter, will be launched. And a year later, it is worth waiting for eCitan – twin brother Renault Kangoo. The French van is already offered with an electric transmission with a power reserve of up to 275 kilometers.