Mercedes-Benz Unveils Formula E Vehicle

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  • March 4, 2019
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Mercedes-Benz has unveiled its racing vehicle for the Formula E, the popular auto racing tournament where only electric-powered cars are used. The new vehicle is dubbed Silver Arrow, and will be on public display between 7 and 17 March 2019 at the 89th International Motor Show in Geneva. The car has been given a special ‘teaser livery’ for the public showcase to give an idea of Mercedes-Benz’ Formula E campaign to come.

Technical specifications of the vehicle include :

  • 385 kg battery weight 
  • 52 kWh battery capacity 
  • 45 minutes full charging time
  • 280 km/h maximum speed
  • 0-100 km/h in 2.8 seconds
  • 3100 mm wheelbase
  • 5160 mm overall length
  • 1770 mm overall width
  • 1050 mm height
  • 75 mm (max) ride height

image : Mercedes-Benz

image : Mercedes-Benz

image : Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz will be competing in the Formula E for the first time at the 2019/20 season. It’ll be entering not one but two all-electric racing cars, marking as the first automobile manufacturer in the world to compete in both Formula 1 and Formula E.


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