The Mercedes-Benz brand will become a purely electric brand by 2030, and the EQ line is expanding at the forefront of the attack.
For her, as well as for hybrids such as Plug-in, the company has created a universal charger with adapters for a whole bunch of sockets – household and industrial, wall boxes, sockets in garages, public speakers.
The adapters are connected to the charger according to the principle of Plug and Play, and on the car side, the kit is crowned with a Type 2 connector, allowing you to charge the battery with alternating current at up to 22 kW. The total length of the cable is about five meters, so the machine may not stand near the outlet. At the same time, the company announced the expansion of cooperation with GROB-WERKE, whose production equipment will be used in new battery plants.
The universal device called Flexible Charging System works at a temperature from -30 to +50 ° C is equipped with the built-in protection against overheat, automatically adjusts charging power under the available socket (plus there is a possibility of manual adjustment), and maintains mechanical loading of 1,1 t (it is possible to move). wheel). The device will also survive a short immersion in water. The price of the set in Germany is 1225 euros. As options, you can buy adapters for exotic types of sockets (such as in the UK and Switzerland).