The subcompact electric SUV will use two motors and shall offer a range of 310 miles .
Sales of the electric Mercedes EQC will start in the US in 2020.
The Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 starts at €63,546 in Germany and $56,250 in the United States.
That most likely means the Audi e-tron electric crossover will beat the EQC to market.
Daimler is storming Paris with two crossovers, a hot hatch and an electric roadster.
The new B-Class will be joined by the new AMG A35, GLE, EQC, Silver Arrow Concept, A-Class Sedan and a new show car from Smart.
Mercedes’ new EQ family will include a compact hatchback, but they don’t plan to launch an electric pickup truck yet.
The company wants to ensure the EQC will offer the quality its customers expect from a Mercedes .
A compact crossover with 407 PS’ worth of electrified power coursing through its chassis is not going to come cheap.
Mercedes wanted to align electric vehicle production to its current assembly lines .
The automaker says the NEDC estimate of 279 miles should be used as a reference until the definitive numbers are out.
The EQC is just the beginning, as Mercedes is preparing a flood of EVs in the next four years.