How Fast is the Performance-Tuned 2022 Mercedes-Benz AMG® EQS?

March 16th, 2022 by

2022 Mercedes-AMG® EQS 0-60 mph time and top speed

We all know that the 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS is the most luxurious electric sedan on the market today. However, drivers in New York who crave performance and speed may want to consider the 2022 Mercedes-AMG® EQS – a high-performance variant built by Mercedes-Benz’s high-performance subsidiary AMG®. And, if it’s an AMG®, it’s got to be fast. Keep reading this blog from Silver Star Motors in Long Island, NY, to find out the 0-60 mph time and top speed of the 2022 Mercedes-AMG® EQS and see if it’s fast enough to electrify your future rides.

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2022 Mercedes-AMG® EQS Performance

Mercedes-AMG® GmbH has worked its magic and bestowed the 2022 Mercedes-AMG® EQS with extra power and all the performance-oriented bells and whistles that tell you it’s an AMG®. The track-tuned AMG® EQS comes with some of the most impressive specs of any electric vehicle, and why not? It is the first fully electric model to be built by AMG®, and being AMG®’s first all-electric project, the 2022 Mercedes-AMG® EQS comes with a wealth of performance benefits. Here’s a quick look at performance specs to help you decide if it’s got what it needs to be your next luxury car.

2022 Mercedes-AMG® EQS Specs

  • Front and Rear Permanently Excited Synchronous
  • 107.8-kWh Lithium-Ion Battery
  • 4MATIC®+ AWD Drivetrain
  • 751 horsepower with AMG® DYNAMIC PLUS in RACE START mode
  • 752 lb.-ft. of torque with AMG® DYNAMIC PLUS in RACE START mode
  • Top speed – 155 mph
  • 0 to 60 mph in 3.4 Seconds
  • Electric Range – TBD

As you can see, the 2022 Mercedes-AMG® EQS has tremendous amounts of power and torque, which, combined with its aerodynamic design, takes it from 0 to 60 mph in a mere 3.4 seconds. Its top speed has been electronically controlled to 155 mph, which is still faster than most luxury cars in its class.

Is it faster than the 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS?

Well, the 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS comes in two other models – EQS 450+ and EQS 580 4MATIC®. According to Mercedes-Benz, the EQS 450+ takes 5.9 seconds to accelerate from 0-60 mph, while the EQS 580 can make the 0-60 sprint in 4.1 seconds. So yes, the 2022 Mercedes-AMG® EQS is the fastest EQS of them all.

Read More: What Powertrain Options are Available in the 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS Sedan?

Test Drive the 2022 Mercedes-AMG® EQS in Long Island, NY

Interested in finding out how electric power translates to heart-pounding performance in the 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS and Mercedes-AMG® EQS? Contact Silver Start Motors in Long Island, NY, and schedule a test drive of the all-new, all-electric Mercedes-Benz EQS today!