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

15 Apr 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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KOMMENTARE
  • Hi Mat here. Come on tell me... Are you a Mercedes fan or a Tesla fan? Pick a side!

    Mat Watson CarsMat Watson CarsVor 22 Tage
    • No Mercedes-Benz is the best

      Thatcarguy55Thatcarguy55Vor 7 Tage
    • Merc

      IMM0RTAL_FROGIMM0RTAL_FROGVor 8 Tage
    • purists will,pick Mercedes....newbies will pick Tesla......

      Reeze VlogReeze VlogVor 12 Tage
    • Merc

      Jonathan waughJonathan waughVor 22 Tage
    • Merc

      Jonathan waughJonathan waughVor 22 Tage
  • It looks expensive to repair

    joshua johnsonjoshua johnsonVor 2 Stunden
  • Mask Dacia

    Ionuț PistolIonuț PistolVor 4 Stunden
  • 10 hours to fill your "tank" to go no further than 480 miles. Ridiculous! It's time for hydrogen.

    BushcraftingNLBushcraftingNLVor 10 Stunden
  • Does this have autopilot

    Mohammed FaisalMohammed FaisalVor 13 Stunden
  • I think the Germans are actually starting to lose the plot.

    John FrenchJohn FrenchVor 14 Stunden
  • 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 FrenchVor 14 Stunden
  • Take notes tesla

    Borna AsiBorna AsiVor 16 Stunden
  • All cool ... but ... the price.

    Jerry ManJerry ManVor 19 Stunden
  • ı liked elon musk

    will smithwill smithVor 23 Stunden
  • Please do a night drive to show us the ambient lights

    Rock girlRock girlVor Tag
  • drag race between tesla

    yasser allawyyasser allawyVor Tag
  • better than a Tesla

    yasser allawyyasser allawyVor Tag
    • As they say : ''Real beauty is inside''

      Rock girlRock girlVor Tag
  • Gay

    Jack DorseyJack DorseyVor Tag
  • eqs: bye bye tesla

    hateu3000 1hateu3000 1Vor Tag
  • This is Alan Partridge as a car salesman.. I'd buy off him...

    Super LeedsSuper LeedsVor Tag
  • 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 VasquezVor Tag
  • Nice shoutout to Dacia 😂😂

    Zuzuleac LeonardZuzuleac LeonardVor Tag
  • Mercedes EQB review?Agree?

    Little MonstersLittle MonstersVor Tag
  • Didn't hear jack😑

    Imantha FonsekaImantha FonsekaVor Tag
  • 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 NieropVor Tag
  • 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 WigginsVor Tag
  • do a range test

    Márió DukayMárió DukayVor Tag
  • Hideous looking car

    Public Sector DirectPublic Sector DirectVor 2 Tage
  • Hate the trend of touch buttons. Try adjusting the heater when driving , it sucks.

    Tz 6Tz 6Vor 2 Tage
  • What's the price again ?

    Anil KumarAnil KumarVor 2 Tage
  • Miles/ kWh- What is the number for EQS. Only metric that matters .Everything else is B.S

    AvacodoAvacodoVor 2 Tage
  • As they say : ''Real beauty is inside''

    Étienne DesjardinsÉtienne DesjardinsVor 2 Tage
  • wow dude that was one terrible video only because of boaring & not funny jokes

    AAMIR MALIKAAMIR MALIKVor 2 Tage
  • best thing of it is the screen, the ice version of the s-class has a screen that looks like a tablet computer that was simply slapped on the dashboard, to unharmonic to the eye and not what a s-class would supposed to be. the screen of the eqs is integrated into the instrument board, looks so much better, more harmonic, the curves between the doors and the dashboard looks fine too. the driver has to turn his back to reach the seatbelt, there mercedes from like 30 years ago had an electric motor that pushed the seatbelts a bit forth for the driver to easily grab the seatbelt, without having to turn over. i think an s-class shouldnt get less luxurious with time, that belt feature should be added back to the package. how does the eqs compare to the Tesla Model S Plaid + ? so far I've seen, i like the Model S Plaid + better.

    Ghostwriters in the SkyGhostwriters in the SkyVor 2 Tage
  • Such a boringly ugly car.

    Rob KitchenRob KitchenVor 2 Tage
  • wunderbar !

    bouytt guytbouytt guytVor 2 Tage
  • Stickshifts and safetybelts, Bucket seats have all got to go. When we're driving in the car, It makes my baby seem so far. I need you here with me, Not way over in a bucket seat. I need you to be here with me, Not way over in a bucket seat. But when we're driving in my Malibu, It's easy to get right next to you. I say, "Baby, scoot over, please." And then she's right there next to me. I need you here with me, Not way over in a bucket seat. I need you to be here with me, Not way over in a bucket seat. Well a lot of good cars are Japanese. But when we're driving far, I need my baby, I need my baby next to me. Well, stickshifts and safetybelts, Bucket seats have all got to go. When we're driving in the car, It makes my baby seem so far. I need you here with me, Not way over in a bucket seat. I need you to be here with me, Not way over in a bucket seat.

    bikebudha01bikebudha01Vor 2 Tage
    • Electric car companies, need to learn from their ancestors, they need to have standard chargers for all-electric cars.

      bouytt guytbouytt guytVor 2 Tage
  • What? It DOESN'T wipe my ass for me?!?! Hard pass then....

    bikebudha01bikebudha01Vor 2 Tage
  • Price difference between EQS and Tesla?

    Sean MomoSean MomoVor 2 Tage
  • Best time for Limousine 4 seconds for 60 miles

    Dragos FlorianDragos FlorianVor 2 Tage
    • 2.3 Model S

      John SmithJohn SmithVor Tag
  • Tesla has auto pilot 😈💪..Elon musk is a genius 👏

    rakesh genrakesh genVor 2 Tage
  • It‘s rivaling the Tesla Model S from 2012, and I have to admit, it‘s coming close.

    JeanJeanVor 2 Tage
  • Wtf is that blue shit on your face?

    Jonathan HerreenJonathan HerreenVor 2 Tage
  • Its such a nice car but the ui looks really old they should really look mutch more modern

    Jasper JansmaJasper JansmaVor 2 Tage
  • x < Tesla

    Markus OpsahlMarkus OpsahlVor 2 Tage
  • This car is so awesome

    Kayderro CHKayderro CHVor 2 Tage
  • Electricity statics/radiation to the max for everyone in the car. Let's go and enjoy GREEN.

    T GT GVor 2 Tage
  • I'm genuinely impressed with the interiors and the drag coefficient, absolutely love those wood trims mixed with technological features like the screens and leds. However the exteriors leave me kind of "meh", I wish they retained that luxury throwback design they've been using on the S-classes of the last decade, with the iconic hood adornment and chrome grill. I just hate that every car manufacturer making an EV has to exaggerate with the futuristic look, can't we just have a model S with Mercedes interiors?

    SeigmaSeigmaVor 2 Tage
  • The model 3 will do just as much or probably more for 1/3rd the price

    Partha ShettyPartha ShettyVor 3 Tage
  • Stupid ugly car..with 3 huge screens in the name of tech..nowhere close to a TESLA

    Partha ShettyPartha ShettyVor 3 Tage
  • ❤️🔥

    Prabhath ChathurangaPrabhath ChathurangaVor 3 Tage
  • Ja te ni u štalu ne bih pustio a kamo li u ovakav auto.

    pedjarudnikpedjarudnikVor 3 Tage
  • Electric car companies, need to learn from their ancestors, they need to have standard chargers for all-electric cars.

    James ChristianJames ChristianVor 3 Tage
  • Flushed the Vid because of silly maskwearing. 8-( Thumb down too.

    Der GutmenschDer GutmenschVor 3 Tage
  • The door feature is very „inspired“ by the Tesla Model X hahah

    Hans SchmidtHans SchmidtVor 3 Tage
  • Without that horrific pointless face diaper your voice would be much more clear. Very unpleasant.

    alpcnsalpcnsVor 3 Tage
  • Neah! I chose Nio ET7 😍😍😍😍😍😍😍😍😍

    bcvbb hyuibcvbb hyuiVor 3 Tage
  • Price ? (Pounds or Euros), real autonomy in real life usage?? Everyone try to beat Tesla on range distance but all fake in real...

    S TS TVor 3 Tage
  • Driving from the back seat... very impressive Mercedes

    FreshlySnipesFreshlySnipesVor 3 Tage
    • as well then go all the way to and have the S badge of pride.

      bcvbb hyuibcvbb hyuiVor 3 Tage
  • At the end of the video the Mercedes EQS looks giant!

    Celso Alexandre da SilvaCelso Alexandre da SilvaVor 3 Tage
  • Model S rival? Oh puuuulease. Tesla is garbage compared to most midrange cars never mind luxury.

    john gordjohn gordVor 3 Tage
    • Garbage in luxury, but better as a car.

      Miguel lopezMiguel lopezVor 3 Tage
  • Looks ugly

    Mehdi toumiMehdi toumiVor 3 Tage
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      Matthew AllenMatthew AllenVor 3 Tage
  • Range test with lights, air con and music on pls. If you get 200 miles I'll change my name to Billy Bulbhead

    Bertie BlueBertie BlueVor 3 Tage
  • Looks like a 2012 civic 😛

    Illuminati VaccineIlluminati VaccineVor 3 Tage
  • If it just wasn't that god damn ugly

    Flo MöllerFlo MöllerVor 3 Tage
  • Drag coefficient doesn't have a unit, it's just a number. Not 0.2 C_D, just 0.2.

    Bourgond AriesBourgond AriesVor 3 Tage
  • Totally desirable for most people, totally unaffordable for most people - Oh well...what did I expect.

    Erik WoodsErik WoodsVor 3 Tage
  • A model S rival ? i love teslas but this is way ahead of everything else .

    El Mehdi TaloumiEl Mehdi TaloumiVor 3 Tage
  • Was so excited for the concept - how the hell did it end up being this kind of rounded, boring family bus from the outside? Better than their stinkers, sure but why not make it look good?

    Alex KAlex KVor 3 Tage
  • Very nice

    shmOOnGod7shmOOnGod7Vor 3 Tage
  • He's never like mercedes anyway

    abzinho10 karimabzinho10 karimVor 3 Tage
  • Do a comparison with the S class maybe? I think this is now officially in that price range and lets be honest, if you are buying one of these, you are doing it for the comfort. Might as well then go all the way to and have the S badge of pride.

    dipro001dipro001Vor 4 Tage
  • Range test would be good, but might take a while 😂

    Trevor EnglandTrevor EnglandVor 4 Tage
  • Please dont put that water on charging place 😂

    Track ForceTrack ForceVor 4 Tage
  • Nobody opens the hood. Why?

    BBNBBNVor 4 Tage
  • So.... after almost a decade of delay, they finally catch up, now they see they can make a buck with electric cars. Shame on all "big" manufactures, who don't have the balls Tesla has. Big in size, small at heart. Still happy with this development though. The less VW diesels in city environment the better. But for sure there will be another scam with these ill "wir werden die groesste sein!" companies.

    Jesus DeityJesus DeityVor 4 Tage
  • Tesla is Still Better.

    The Wandering SufiThe Wandering SufiVor 4 Tage
  • It looks like an oversized corolla

    Sapp ZappSapp ZappVor 4 Tage
  • When the mercedes logo occupies whole of your car .

    Баварски Моторни ЗаводиБаварски Моторни ЗаводиVor 4 Tage
  • I'm sorry, but the mask made me unsubscribe

    Paul WhatPaul WhatVor 4 Tage
    • I heard from a global pandemic. Maybe this is the reason why he wears a mask

      TobiTobiVor 3 Tage
    • Did you get your wittle feelings hurt you baby?

      Miguel lopezMiguel lopezVor 3 Tage
  • Not even close... TESLA!!!!

    SteelflexSteelflexVor 4 Tage
  • Actually you only have to look into the direction of the mirror you want to move, so it is not necessary to choose it by a lever or button. Just look and move - that's awesome!

    kolim jonekolim joneVor 4 Tage
    • TESLA FAN BUT DO YOU THINK THAT 1 IN A 100 PEOPLE SHOPPING FOR A LUXARY CAR CARE IF THE CAR THEY BUY CAN ACCELERATE QUICKLY ENOUGH TO SEND

      kolim jonekolim joneVor 4 Tage
  • With this new EQS look like Merc is losing Identity and a class of it caliber interior yes but exterior is like all normal cheap cars. Audi maintain their Identity even made it even better on EQVs.

    Bonginkosi DumaBonginkosi DumaVor 4 Tage
  • I will feel cheated because there's no soul in this car.

    Indian_youthIndian_youthVor 4 Tage
  • Where is the Vision EQS concept car ?? #ugly #disapointed

    Dre MosleyDre MosleyVor 4 Tage
  • You put covid all over that recharge port 🤣

    Anfal ShamsAnfal ShamsVor 4 Tage
  • I used to have a car like this at uni in the late 80s. Yes. My Opel Manta GT Hatch back also had frameless windows. It did. And it was electric. You needed to hot wire it to start. And a Rick James cassette was stuck in the player for 2 years, which boost the overall electricity. A real Super Freak. All true.

    Oscar EgboguOscar EgboguVor 4 Tage
  • Group test with drag included

    Reinier ClaasenReinier ClaasenVor 4 Tage
  • Servicing this car.. 😮😦

    Wingers WorldwideWingers WorldwideVor 4 Tage
  • what is it like to run EQS and advertise at Dacia, I really subscribed :)

    stiubea adrianstiubea adrianVor 4 Tage
  • All good but I don’t like sound of someone talking through the mask...

    MusicismyremedyMusicismyremedyVor 4 Tage
  • The hood is made so big and comfortable just in case if Americans decide to sell their houses and live in their cars.

    surfersurferVor 4 Tage
  • From front it looks like honda city

    Ak ThingsAk ThingsVor 4 Tage
  • For sure it's going to be the world's best car

    Bo-Laurids JähdeBo-Laurids JähdeVor 4 Tage
  • Love the car but please stop with the mask programming. It's demeaning to the car and your channel. Thx.

    roybdamanroybdamanVor 4 Tage
  • Ugly, kitsch.

    dePlantdePlantVor 4 Tage
  • Better version of Honda Civic

    Sudhanshu GordeySudhanshu GordeyVor 5 Tage
  • I really don't think the EQS is meant to compete with the Model S. It's on another level of luxury and targets a different clientele. It's competitor is more likely the Lucid Air

    Kalombo ChilongoshiKalombo ChilongoshiVor 5 Tage
  • Electronic failure potential nightmare. Can you imagine the costs of replacing all the screens as they die???

    Jason ChrismanJason ChrismanVor 5 Tage
  • MAT, I LIKE YOUR REVIEWS BUT WHY DOES THE TITLE OF YOUR ARTICLE REFER TO WHETHER OR NOT THE EQS IS A FAST AS THE TESLA? I'M BOTH A MERCEDES AND TESLA FAN BUT DO YOU THINK THAT 1 IN A 100 PEOPLE SHOPPING FOR A LUXARY CAR CARE IF THE CAR THEY BUY CAN ACCELERATE QUICKLY ENOUGH TO SEND THEM TO THE CHIROPRACTOR FOR A NECK RE-ALIGNMENT? IT IS ALMOST AS IRRELEANT AS WHAT THE EXHAUST SOUND IS LIKE IN AN EXPENSIVE INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE CAR.

    Mike PetroffMike PetroffVor 5 Tage
  • These test models look so ugly with the pattern, it's like they did it on purpose. Strange.

    BigBoss7777777BigBoss7777777Vor 5 Tage
  • range test mat

    Anton GibbsAnton GibbsVor 5 Tage
  • The tricks with the door definitely got me

    mikin liroumikin lirouVor 5 Tage
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