New Mercedes EQS REVIEW & tested 0-60mph - is it as quick as a Tesla?

15 Pri 2021
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This is the all-new Mercedes EQS!
It’s Mercedes’ answer to the Tesla Model S and Porsche Taycan, and we think it might be one of the best-looking EVs we’ll see all year!
For starters, it more than looks the part… But then again, would you expect anything else from what's effectively an all-electric S-Class? What’s more, the performance stats are more than good enough. Powered by dual-electric motors, the EQS can deliver 523hp & 835Nm of torque! Not only that, but with an 108kWh battery pack hidden under the surface, it can also apparently provide you with 478 miles of range.
Ok so it may be a bit down compared to the Model S Plaid+, but let's face it, most electric cars will be! However, we think there’s one area where the EQS has the Tesla beat… The interior! Not only will you find high-quality materials throughout the cabin, up-front the dashboard is dominated by the Mercedes Hyperscreen, with a HUGE 18-inch touchscreen down the middle which is flanked by two 12-inch displays!
Surely the Hyperscreen is enough to convert you to an EV fanboy, right?! There's only one way to find out... Join Mat for this all-new review!
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  • Hi Mat here. Come on tell me... Are you a Mercedes fan or a Tesla fan? Pick a side!

    Mat Watson CarsMat Watson Cars29 ditë më parë

      PRAYASH NayakPRAYASH NayakDitë më parë
    • No Mercedes-Benz is the best

      JirachiJirachi14 ditë më parë
    • Merc

      Leonardo VajzerLeonardo Vajzer15 ditë më parë
    • purists will,pick Mercedes....newbies will pick Tesla......

      Reeze VlogReeze Vlog19 ditë më parë
    • Merc

      Jonathan waughJonathan waugh29 ditë më parë
  • Looks like a Glorified Honda Hybrid civic from the front!! With all that money and resources they had they could have atleast sussed that out 🤦‍♂️ Nice big screen with disco lights. We have a Merconda Ladies and Gents!!

    Adam AsherAdam Asher10 orë më parë
  • This is so much better than a tesla

    Stephen PriceStephen Price12 orë më parë
  • The screen is awesome !! German carmaker + South Korea's advanced technology(LG, SAMSUNG, SK..) = The World's Best ! Mercedes-Benz= EQS = LG Display(JNTC) + LG Chem's batteries(EQC) BMW= LG Display+ Samsung SDI batteries Volkswagen= LG Display+ LG Energy Solution + SK Innovation batteries All HI-TECH Displays + Batteries = From South Korea's advanced technology. * Tesla's FSD (full self-driving) chips are manufactured through Samsung, + LG Producing Tesla Model 3’s Huge Touchscreen + LG batteries. * Apple iPhone (LG Display=IPS, Samsung Semiconductor), * LG TV, Smart Phone(LG Display IPS, + Samsung Semiconductor+ LG batteries) * Samsung TV, Galaxy S21 ( SAMSUNG display + Samsung Semiconductor + Samsung batteries) What is the future of electric vehicles? Alliance between Korea and Germany?

    jamesjames13 orë më parë
  • Test it with Teska model S?

    Mr DanonMr Danon14 orë më parë
  • الله ينصر أهل فلسطين

    montaser Up tomontaser Up to18 orë më parë
  • 5:48 ✨ Hey Merceydis ✨

    Venti goVenti go18 orë më parë
  • Range test and also more information on charging and availability of charging points in the uk and Europe.

    Mitchell GrayMitchell Gray19 orë më parë
  • Clever car and nice review, but the orange peel paint and finish is awful on the shots discussing the handle function at 50 secs.

    David GardenerDavid Gardener22 orë më parë
  • I feel like an average fender bender will consider cars like this totaled...

    Mike LeeMike LeeDitë më parë
  • To much distraction going on with that Display board. Sorry dashboard 🤪

    One Life Live ItOne Life Live ItDitë më parë
  • Mercedes would be the first car brand to introduce " in-car-purchases" to unlock extra features.

    Vihanga HettiarachchiVihanga HettiarachchiDitë më parë
  • We need a 2 door coupe version

    Armin KArmin KDitë më parë
  • The worse person to review this car. Can’t understand the accent with the mask over your mouth! Had to stop watching this vid!

    Nam NgoNam NgoDitë më parë
  • Clearly I will have to choose between gas S500 or electric EQS for my next purchase.

    Mr. RMr. RDitë më parë
  • Tesla quality is like dacia

    Artur ArturArtur ArturDitë më parë
  • The Alan Partridge of car reviewers......

    Stephen BoylanStephen BoylanDitë më parë
  • This Merc achieves what it sets out. More than enough excelleration hitting 60 m.p.h. in under 4 seconds for a luxuary limo and not an AMG badge anywhere!

    Martin McDonaldMartin McDonaldDitë më parë
  • it's a nice beautiful TOY. that's what it is, it's a toy to drive sometimes. as far as cars go, it's... not even 20% as useful as a car. try driving that in the winter and you will see that the batteries tend to discharge faster in cold weather, like all batteries do. so that will trim about a third from the 400 miles range. then you have to blast the heating system which again reduces the range. at the end of the day you'll see you have... idk 100 miles range ? so yeah... not fun. you will all be forced to accept them tho, because the alternative they put on the table is HYDROGEN which tends to go BOOM very often. yeah... the future looks bad... very bad and inefficient.

    it'sMe TheHerpesit'sMe TheHerpesDitë më parë
  • The freggin car memorizes where the pot holes are on a road you've previously travelled and adjusts your suspension in real time if you drive over them..... I am speechless.

    What EverWhat EverDitë më parë
  • Make an AMG Coupe & I'll buy one

    Troy McloreTroy McloreDitë më parë
  • I'm not a huge Merc fan, but this car looks shweeet.

    Audiotronix SAAudiotronix SADitë më parë
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    Walter DonaldWalter DonaldDitë më parë
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    • Thanks

      Michael JamesMichael JamesDitë më parë
    • + 1=3=8=6=7=4=2=8=0=2=9

      Peter JacksonPeter JacksonDitë më parë
    • @Michael James his availability is on whatsapk👇

      Peter JacksonPeter JacksonDitë më parë
  • The stupid Dacia face mask makes half the review muffled and hard to understand

    Виктор ШишковВиктор ШишковDitë më parë
  • James May wants his mask back.

    Tylor MirandaTylor MirandaDitë më parë
  • Shows an actual EQS - 478 miles range, shows an actual Taycan - 290 mile range, shows a render of a model S plaid +...............What the hell. I mean where is the plaid? Where are the Semis? Where are the Cybertrucks. I'm sure a s***show like Tesla are taking pre orders i.e. money for all this trash.

    UlrichUlrichDitë më parë
  • Please stop comparing this car with the Tesla crap !!!!

    Van Doesselaere WillemVan Doesselaere Willem2 ditë më parë
  • All above test.

    Kevin WhitneyKevin Whitney2 ditë më parë
  • Mercedes of course. The best or nothing

    Ahmed AdnanAhmed Adnan2 ditë më parë
  • Hello my name is malek I am from Egypt I love u soooooooo mutch more than any one

    Malek AhmedMalek Ahmed2 ditë më parë
  • 15:34 ... didnt see what car because there is no banner in video 😢

    Kunta KinteKunta Kinte2 ditë më parë
  • Probably the worst looking Mercedes ever made. Looks like a Honda Accord with a S Class interior.

    R SR S2 ditë më parë
  • Compare it to a rolls

    January MorrisJanuary Morris2 ditë më parë
  • The worst design Mercedes ever made

    AB Jollof rice & chickenAB Jollof rice & chicken2 ditë më parë
  • my guy, if you gonna insist on wearing a mask in the car rather do a voice over. the muffled mask is difficult to understand

    S MS M3 ditë më parë
  • How can you compare Mercedes to Tesla? How can you even put "Tesla" and "Mercedes" in the same sentence?

    Moni ToniMoni Toni3 ditë më parë

    M KatneyM Katney3 ditë më parë
  • I always knew Teslas game would be up once the big car companies start making their ask electric cars.

    Femz AFemz A3 ditë më parë
    • Just wait until the actual sales figures come in. It looks like a Honda Accord.

      R SR S2 ditë më parë
  • the 2013 samsung tablet in the back is very modern

    SpennySpenny3 ditë më parë
  • Why does it have to be as quick as a Tesla? Your way of thinking says that a Mercedes S class gas should compete with a Corvette on performance. If I am able to buy the EQS, it won't bother me that you drive around with your hair on fire, going 0-60 at almost the speed of light. I am an older driver who wants to be wrapped in luxury. Besides--the EQS is not a slug.

    jlarm3jlarm33 ditë më parë
  • 👍🏾😎

    LightYears AwayLightYears Away4 ditë më parë
  • Never thought Id say this but the Tesla looks nicer on the outside.

    CyapowCyapow4 ditë më parë
  • 03:30 That "additional glass" you like there is actually present on all other Mercedes, Audi and BMW sedans. Only difference: they all do NOT have those ugly, ugly, ugly glass separators/guiding rails. Those rails were eliminated some 30 years ago even on Golf class cars which was a huge step up, and now, 30 years later, some stupid lazy design people bring them back because they are not capable of making a sleek and esthetic design.

    I come from the FutureI come from the Future4 ditë më parë
  • I know you are asking for ideas on what to testthe EQS on. Could you kindly crash test it? XDDD

    Ian LeeIan Lee4 ditë më parë
    • Looks so much better than the overhyped Tesla. Mercedes is the King of cars.

      yasio boloyasio bolo4 ditë më parë
  • How much though👀

    Eli CharltonEli Charlton4 ditë më parë
  • Don't just put water in the washer fluid reservoir, that's not going to clean anything, use proper washer fluid!

    Refke van LavierenRefke van Lavieren4 ditë më parë
  • When that hyper screen is up to date, this is the one

    eioshen boboieioshen boboi4 ditë më parë
  • looks like Honda! civic design.

    kevin.Tkevin.T4 ditë më parë
  • LOL when look vedio start THE NEW MERCEDES and MERCEDES talk LOL

    Jumary JaaparJumary Jaapar4 ditë më parë
    • It looks like a honda civic in the front end

      eioshen boboieioshen boboi4 ditë më parë
  • Mercedes all the way

    Monde TsheqoMonde Tsheqo4 ditë më parë
  • why can't we have the assistance computer be named by the owner instead of the brand name then you could call it kitt from knight rider

    David's WorldDavid's World5 ditë më parë
  • Didn’t understand a word

    jabhipjabhip5 ditë më parë
  • When you test the EQS do a Motor Trend figure 8 for time and lateral Gs. Then take it to a British race track with a loooong straightaway (or an old airport runway) and test for top speed. Then try it out for drifting ability (;o) - or not. Finally test out that trunk with rear seats laid down for "fooling around" and see if it is feasible with the trunk privacy tonneau cover on. Gives "privacy cover" a whole new meaning. .

    Eric B.Eric B.5 ditë më parë
  • So silent that I literally finally fell asleep in the morning that I just woke up hours later

    dcoog anmldcoog anml5 ditë më parë
  • Mercedes fan 😍

    SPYKENSPYKEN5 ditë më parë
  • Range test please and what's it like to live with.

    Lawrence RobertsLawrence Roberts5 ditë më parë
    • Noise test on the M6. Comfort test if possible.

      dcoog anmldcoog anml5 ditë më parë
  • Great car - dramatic stupid ergonomics. It's future in every detail, but a funtional step back in the 80ies - sure with a plus in size and resolution - but still way to stupid for a car with this price. I think it's understandable that Tesla chose this route. They simply don't have many years of experience in interior design (you can tell at first touch). So it's obvious that they'd rather control everything with software than with rickety buttons. But what Mercedes, with their know-how and already below-average software ergonomics, was thinking by ignoring all progress and taking this huge step backwards is completely unclear to me. Especially now that even Audi and VW understand their mistakes and are coming back to manual controls. As I said - the EQS is a groundbreaking basic idea, but at least the alternative of this game console (I like it in the living room, but I don't drive 200 km/h + there either) would have deserved decent controls. Instead, the same rubbish as in the S-Class. My hopes of driving the next E-Class are fading.

    Cri choCri cho5 ditë më parë
  • My mate took one of these out at night, he killed 15 wombats.

    bonomo mobonomo mo6 ditë më parë
  • Drive it to Marbella south of Spain, play a round of golf and come back. Accompanied by a diesel S class. See how long they take, compare the two.

    TheGolfdailyTheGolfdaily6 ditë më parë
  • Looks so much better than the overhyped Tesla. Mercedes is the King of cars.

    hdidane00hdidane006 ditë më parë
  • Hey Matt, lose the mask.

    Banjo PattersonBanjo Patterson6 ditë më parë
  • AI is still a baby...

    Datta JamesDatta James6 ditë më parë
  • Mercedes-Benz, it's about that finer things and prestige symbol status which comes with the brand and it gives you sense of reliability and great after sales service.

    princerms6princerms66 ditë më parë
  • It looks like a honda civic in the front end

    Abhinav rajeshAbhinav rajesh6 ditë më parë
  • I STILL have to make my own cappuccino every morning...

    Claude MontezinClaude Montezin6 ditë më parë
  • Oh boy I want one! Funny how Tesla took the lead, and after a decade now MBenz come up with this AWESOME car! Benz raised the bar on what more can clever electronics do for the driving experience (that is the appeal of the ESQ, over TESLA at this moment). It's a healthy competition, so Elon will come up with matching upgrades - some, at least, short of becoming a super luxury class vehicle. Fortunately for us, the electronic part is very cheap to produce! Okay, you asked, so my vote is still for Tesla: price range, less costly to repair, more me (average joe). But that two tone paint job.... You're witty, great, smart, interesting. My vote's on your side. We want to see you in the driving seat and test drive SpaceX SN16 or SN17. Fear not! SN15 safely landed back. Just take Premium car insurance and your family, cats and dogs will be fine. I texted Elon. He's fine with it. More from you please!

    Claude MontezinClaude Montezin6 ditë më parë
  • I never thought I’d say this but I prefer the review from unbox therapy, covers more and shows the air freshener also the how the lights look in the dark .

    252Scooby252Scooby6 ditë më parë
  • I was fine until you put on a stupid MASK ... I ejected the video

    Jerry BallJerry Ball6 ditë më parë
  • Neah! I chose Nio ET7 😍😍😍😍😍😍😍😍😍

    nieooj gotoynieooj gotoy6 ditë më parë
  • Nice vegan car

    Dread InNYDread InNY6 ditë më parë
  • Noise test on the M6. Comfort test if possible.

    Santa ClauseSanta Clause6 ditë më parë
    • ı liked elon musk

      nieooj gotoynieooj gotoy6 ditë më parë
  • I can't understand him with the mask on. It's difficult enough with it off.

    John DoeJohn Doe6 ditë më parë
  • Not a good design. And these unibrow taillights are already getting outdated. If every brand is going to make them it's not a cool feature.

    VictorVictor6 ditë më parë
  • If I had that kind of money, I would hope to have more sense than to buy future auto junk-that will max-out on depreciation.

    Okay BoomerOkay Boomer6 ditë më parë
  • I think you mean't to say like the Tesla Model S instead of like the S class

    Abhimanyu SarkarAbhimanyu Sarkar6 ditë më parë
  • This IS MB’s LUDICROUS MODE... Tesla will have a very hard time keeping ahead of the pack...

    Peter GPeter G6 ditë më parë
  • Range test!

    Mr. FinanceMr. Finance7 ditë më parë
  • It looks expensive to repair

    joshua johnsonjoshua johnson7 ditë më parë
  • Mask Dacia

    Ionuț PistolIonuț Pistol7 ditë më parë
  • 10 hours to fill your "tank" to go no further than 480 miles. Ridiculous! It's time for hydrogen.

    BushcraftingNLBushcraftingNL7 ditë më parë
  • Does this have autopilot

    Mohammed FaisalMohammed Faisal7 ditë më parë
  • I think the Germans are actually starting to lose the plot.

    John FrenchJohn French7 ditë më parë
  • Milk floats have come a long way since I was a kid. I can't even hear the bottles rattling on this one.

    John FrenchJohn French7 ditë më parë
  • Take notes tesla

    Borna AsiBorna Asi7 ditë më parë
  • All cool ... but ... the price.

    Jerry ManJerry Man7 ditë më parë
  • Please do a night drive to show us the ambient lights

    Rock girlRock girl8 ditë më parë
  • drag race between tesla

    yasser allawyyasser allawy8 ditë më parë
  • better than a Tesla

    yasser allawyyasser allawy8 ditë më parë
    • As they say : ''Real beauty is inside''

      Rock girlRock girl8 ditë më parë
  • Gay

    Jack DorseyJack Dorsey8 ditë më parë
  • eqs: bye bye tesla

    hateu3000 1hateu3000 18 ditë më parë
  • This is Alan Partridge as a car salesman.. I'd buy off him...

    Super LeedsSuper Leeds8 ditë më parë
  • Car companies please stop making concept cars. It’s not a good strategy to over promise and under deliver. This is a mucking fugly car compared to the concept. I’m so let down and hurt inside that I now will do everything in my power to NOT buy a Mercedes for my next car.

    Carlos Anthony VasquezCarlos Anthony Vasquez8 ditë më parë
  • Nice shoutout to Dacia 😂😂

    Zuzuleac LeonardZuzuleac Leonard8 ditë më parë
  • Mercedes EQB review?Agree?

    Little MonstersLittle Monsters8 ditë më parë
  • Didn't hear jack😑

    Imantha FonsekaImantha Fonseka8 ditë më parë
  • How can a car look so good from behind and side view, but so shite from the front? It looks like a conservative version of a Honda Civic. Bad show EQ.

    Justin van NieropJustin van Nierop8 ditë më parë
  • I think you need to pass this on to someone who doesn’t have any dislike of electric cars. Just slip back into your nice comfortable ice and let the tech boys take over, there’s a nice Grandpa.

    Richard S WigginsRichard S Wiggins9 ditë më parë
  • do a range test

    Márió DukayMárió Dukay9 ditë më parë
  • Hideous looking car

    Public Sector DirectPublic Sector Direct9 ditë më parë
  • Hate the trend of touch buttons. Try adjusting the heater when driving , it sucks.

    Tz 6Tz 69 ditë më parë