Mercedes F 800 Style: Vision of a “green” Superclass

mercedes benz f800 style concept interior 300x191 photoWith a new research vehicle, Mercedes has an idea for a “greenluxury sedan in the E-class format. Thus, the platform enables the 4.74 meter five-seater different propulsion technologies.

The car can be a purely electric with a fuel cell powered or with a plug-in hybrid. The study style is F 800 (presented at the Geneva Motor Show March 4 to 14), tells the manufacturer.

The fuel cell sits under the front hood. The electric motor with around 100 kW/136 hp for speeds up to 180 km/h is mounted on the rear axle. The hydrogen tanks for a range of 600 kilometers stuck in the center tunnel and under the back seat. In the hybrid configuration, the front runs a V6 gasoline engine with around 220 kW/300 hp, the preliminary work a 80 kW/109 hp, electric motor integrated in the gearbox. Because it enough power and the battery under the trunk floor has sufficient capacity, the F 800 can go up to 120 km /h and up to 30 miles without the combustion engine.

For the plug-in hybrid, which goes in about three years with the next generation S-Class series, Mercedes gives a total consumption of 2.9 liters of (C02 emissions: 68 g/km). The consumption of the fuel cell is at 0.9 kilograms of hydrogen, or the equivalent of 3 liters of diesel.

In addition to the clean sources of Mercedes F 800 shows with the new information, operating amercedes f800 style concept photond assistance. So the cruise control the electric range for each environment calculates and displays the action in the Navi-Monitor. Instead, the driver touches the screen on a panel at the center tunnel. And in the jam, the automatic distance control takes over along with a stereo camera 40 corresponding to speed within the lane and driving. To facilitate the Approach to the fund to the abandoned Mercedes F 800 Style also drawn to the so-called B-pillar and rear mounted a door, and then only to soar like a sliding door slides backwards.

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