Mercedes are already planning how they will be their future cars. It seems that the sustainable mobility is one of the solutions and the mark of the star is betting on the hydrogen. In this way it appears the Mercedes GLC F-Cell Plug-In, a version of the SUV powered by a fuel cell. But there is not the thing, since this prototype will also be plug-in hybrid, an unusual combination.
This GLC special will have an electric range of about 48 miles thanks to a lithium ion battery. It also has two tank of hydrogen with a capacity of 4 kg each one made in carbon fiber. The full recharge will take about three minutes, a little more than refueling a traditional, and once full will allow the vehicle to travel a distance of 500 miles approximately.
Although it is still in the development phase, it is expected that there will be a production version this Mercedes GLC F-Cell Plug-In. Would come in to the 2018 to some markets such as Germany, united Kingdom, United States or Japan. Although on this occasion receives a decoration specific, externally will be almost equal to that of the GLC, unlike the takes charging of reduced dimensions that is situated in the rear.
the price Of the vehicle it is still early to talk, however, some sources of the brand claim that will not be too expensive and you will have a “price that customers will accept”. The Mercedes GLC F-Cell Plug-In will make its debut in October in the Paris. You will not be alone, since the mark of the star will also present there a new SUV fully electric with a range of about 500 kilometers.
Source – Mercedes