New Mercedes EQS REVIEW & tested 0-60mph - is it as quick as a Tesla?
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This is the all-new Mercedes EQS!
It’s Mercedes’ answer to the Tesla Model S and Porsche Taycan, and we think it might be one of the best-looking EVs we’ll see all year!
For starters, it more than looks the part… But then again, would you expect anything else from what's effectively an all-electric S-Class? What’s more, the performance stats are more than good enough. Powered by dual-electric motors, the EQS can deliver 523hp & 835Nm of torque! Not only that, but with an 108kWh battery pack hidden under the surface, it can also apparently provide you with 478 miles of range.
Ok so it may be a bit down compared to the Model S Plaid+, but let's face it, most electric cars will be! However, we think there’s one area where the EQS has the Tesla beat… The interior! Not only will you find high-quality materials throughout the cabin, up-front the dashboard is dominated by the Mercedes Hyperscreen, with a HUGE 18-inch touchscreen down the middle which is flanked by two 12-inch displays!
Surely the Hyperscreen is enough to convert you to an EV fanboy, right?! There's only one way to find out... Join Mat for this all-new review!
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  • Mat Watson Cars
    Mat Watson Cars

    Hi Mat here. Come on tell me... Are you a Mercedes fan or a Tesla fan? Pick a side!

    • PRAYASH Nayak
      PRAYASH Nayak


    • Jirachi

      No Mercedes-Benz is the best

    • Leonardo Vajzer
      Leonardo Vajzer


    • Reeze Vlog
      Reeze Vlog

      purists will,pick Mercedes....newbies will pick Tesla......

    • Jonathan waugh
      Jonathan waugh


  • Adam Asher
    Adam Asher

    Looks like a Glorified Honda Hybrid civic from the front!! With all that money and resources they had they could have atleast sussed that out 🤦‍♂️ Nice big screen with disco lights. We have a Merconda Ladies and Gents!!

  • Stephen Price
    Stephen Price

    This is so much better than a tesla

  • james

    The screen is awesome !! German carmaker + South Korea's advanced technology(LG, SAMSUNG, SK..) = The World's Best ! Mercedes-Benz= EQS = LG Display(JNTC) + LG Chem's batteries(EQC) BMW= LG Display+ Samsung SDI batteries Volkswagen= LG Display+ LG Energy Solution + SK Innovation batteries All HI-TECH Displays + Batteries = From South Korea's advanced technology. * Tesla's FSD (full self-driving) chips are manufactured through Samsung, + LG Producing Tesla Model 3’s Huge Touchscreen + LG batteries. * Apple iPhone (LG Display=IPS, Samsung Semiconductor), * LG TV, Smart Phone(LG Display IPS, + Samsung Semiconductor+ LG batteries) * Samsung TV, Galaxy S21 ( SAMSUNG display + Samsung Semiconductor + Samsung batteries) What is the future of electric vehicles? Alliance between Korea and Germany?

  • Mr Danon
    Mr Danon

    Test it with Teska model S?

  • montaser Up to
    montaser Up to

    الله ينصر أهل فلسطين

  • Venti go
    Venti go

    5:48 ✨ Hey Merceydis ✨

  • Mitchell Gray
    Mitchell Gray

    Range test and also more information on charging and availability of charging points in the uk and Europe.

  • David Gardener
    David Gardener

    Clever car and nice review, but the orange peel paint and finish is awful on the shots discussing the handle function at 50 secs.

  • Mike Lee
    Mike Lee

    I feel like an average fender bender will consider cars like this totaled...

  • One Life Live It
    One Life Live It

    To much distraction going on with that Display board. Sorry dashboard 🤪

  • Vihanga Hettiarachchi
    Vihanga Hettiarachchi

    Mercedes would be the first car brand to introduce " in-car-purchases" to unlock extra features.

  • Armin K
    Armin K

    We need a 2 door coupe version

  • Nam Ngo
    Nam Ngo

    The worse person to review this car. Can’t understand the accent with the mask over your mouth! Had to stop watching this vid!

  • Mr. R
    Mr. R

    Clearly I will have to choose between gas S500 or electric EQS for my next purchase.

  • Artur Artur
    Artur Artur

    Tesla quality is like dacia

  • Stephen Boylan
    Stephen Boylan

    The Alan Partridge of car reviewers......

  • Martin McDonald
    Martin McDonald

    This Merc achieves what it sets out. More than enough excelleration hitting 60 m.p.h. in under 4 seconds for a luxuary limo and not an AMG badge anywhere!

  • it'sMe TheHerpes
    it'sMe TheHerpes

    it's a nice beautiful TOY. that's what it is, it's a toy to drive sometimes. as far as cars go, it's... not even 20% as useful as a car. try driving that in the winter and you will see that the batteries tend to discharge faster in cold weather, like all batteries do. so that will trim about a third from the 400 miles range. then you have to blast the heating system which again reduces the range. at the end of the day you'll see you have... idk 100 miles range ? so yeah... not fun. you will all be forced to accept them tho, because the alternative they put on the table is HYDROGEN which tends to go BOOM very often. yeah... the future looks bad... very bad and inefficient.

  • What Ever
    What Ever

    The freggin car memorizes where the pot holes are on a road you've previously travelled and adjusts your suspension in real time if you drive over them..... I am speechless.

  • Troy Mclore
    Troy Mclore

    Make an AMG Coupe & I'll buy one

  • Audiotronix SA
    Audiotronix SA

    I'm not a huge Merc fan, but this car looks shweeet.

  • Walter Donald
    Walter Donald

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    • Freddie Willo
      Freddie Willo

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      Amelia Isla

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      Michael James


    • Peter Jackson
      Peter Jackson

      + 1=3=8=6=7=4=2=8=0=2=9

    • Peter Jackson
      Peter Jackson

      @Michael James his availability is on whatsapk👇

  • Виктор Шишков
    Виктор Шишков

    The stupid Dacia face mask makes half the review muffled and hard to understand

  • Tylor Miranda
    Tylor Miranda

    James May wants his mask back.

  • Ulrich

    Shows an actual EQS - 478 miles range, shows an actual Taycan - 290 mile range, shows a render of a model S plaid +...............What the hell. I mean where is the plaid? Where are the Semis? Where are the Cybertrucks. I'm sure a s***show like Tesla are taking pre orders i.e. money for all this trash.

  • Van Doesselaere Willem
    Van Doesselaere Willem

    Please stop comparing this car with the Tesla crap !!!!

  • Kevin Whitney
    Kevin Whitney

    All above test.

  • Ahmed Adnan
    Ahmed Adnan

    Mercedes of course. The best or nothing

  • Malek Ahmed
    Malek Ahmed

    Hello my name is malek I am from Egypt I love u soooooooo mutch more than any one

  • Kunta Kinte
    Kunta Kinte

    15:34 ... didnt see what car because there is no banner in video 😢

  • R S
    R S

    Probably the worst looking Mercedes ever made. Looks like a Honda Accord with a S Class interior.

  • January Morris
    January Morris

    Compare it to a rolls

  • AB Jollof rice & chicken
    AB Jollof rice & chicken

    The worst design Mercedes ever made

  • S M
    S M

    my guy, if you gonna insist on wearing a mask in the car rather do a voice over. the muffled mask is difficult to understand

  • Moni Toni
    Moni Toni

    How can you compare Mercedes to Tesla? How can you even put "Tesla" and "Mercedes" in the same sentence?

  • M Katney
    M Katney

  • Femz A
    Femz A

    I always knew Teslas game would be up once the big car companies start making their ask electric cars.

    • R S
      R S

      Just wait until the actual sales figures come in. It looks like a Honda Accord.

  • Spenny

    the 2013 samsung tablet in the back is very modern

  • jlarm3

    Why does it have to be as quick as a Tesla? Your way of thinking says that a Mercedes S class gas should compete with a Corvette on performance. If I am able to buy the EQS, it won't bother me that you drive around with your hair on fire, going 0-60 at almost the speed of light. I am an older driver who wants to be wrapped in luxury. Besides--the EQS is not a slug.

  • LightYears Away
    LightYears Away


  • Cyapow

    Never thought Id say this but the Tesla looks nicer on the outside.

  • I come from the Future
    I come from the Future

    03:30 That "additional glass" you like there is actually present on all other Mercedes, Audi and BMW sedans. Only difference: they all do NOT have those ugly, ugly, ugly glass separators/guiding rails. Those rails were eliminated some 30 years ago even on Golf class cars which was a huge step up, and now, 30 years later, some stupid lazy design people bring them back because they are not capable of making a sleek and esthetic design.

  • Ian Lee
    Ian Lee

    I know you are asking for ideas on what to testthe EQS on. Could you kindly crash test it? XDDD

    • yasio bolo
      yasio bolo

      Looks so much better than the overhyped Tesla. Mercedes is the King of cars.

  • Eli Charlton
    Eli Charlton

    How much though👀

  • Refke van Lavieren
    Refke van Lavieren

    Don't just put water in the washer fluid reservoir, that's not going to clean anything, use proper washer fluid!

  • eioshen boboi
    eioshen boboi

    When that hyper screen is up to date, this is the one

  • kevin.T

    looks like Honda! civic design.

  • Jumary Jaapar
    Jumary Jaapar

    LOL when look vedio start THE NEW MERCEDES and MERCEDES talk LOL

    • eioshen boboi
      eioshen boboi

      It looks like a honda civic in the front end

  • Monde Tsheqo
    Monde Tsheqo

    Mercedes all the way

  • David's World
    David's World

    why can't we have the assistance computer be named by the owner instead of the brand name then you could call it kitt from knight rider

  • jabhip

    Didn’t understand a word

  • Eric B.
    Eric B.

    When you test the EQS do a Motor Trend figure 8 for time and lateral Gs. Then take it to a British race track with a loooong straightaway (or an old airport runway) and test for top speed. Then try it out for drifting ability (;o) - or not. Finally test out that trunk with rear seats laid down for "fooling around" and see if it is feasible with the trunk privacy tonneau cover on. Gives "privacy cover" a whole new meaning. .

  • dcoog anml
    dcoog anml

    So silent that I literally finally fell asleep in the morning that I just woke up hours later


    Mercedes fan 😍

  • Lawrence Roberts
    Lawrence Roberts

    Range test please and what's it like to live with.

    • dcoog anml
      dcoog anml

      Noise test on the M6. Comfort test if possible.

  • Cri cho
    Cri cho

    Great car - dramatic stupid ergonomics. It's future in every detail, but a funtional step back in the 80ies - sure with a plus in size and resolution - but still way to stupid for a car with this price. I think it's understandable that Tesla chose this route. They simply don't have many years of experience in interior design (you can tell at first touch). So it's obvious that they'd rather control everything with software than with rickety buttons. But what Mercedes, with their know-how and already below-average software ergonomics, was thinking by ignoring all progress and taking this huge step backwards is completely unclear to me. Especially now that even Audi and VW understand their mistakes and are coming back to manual controls. As I said - the EQS is a groundbreaking basic idea, but at least the alternative of this game console (I like it in the living room, but I don't drive 200 km/h + there either) would have deserved decent controls. Instead, the same rubbish as in the S-Class. My hopes of driving the next E-Class are fading.

  • bonomo mo
    bonomo mo

    My mate took one of these out at night, he killed 15 wombats.

  • TheGolfdaily

    Drive it to Marbella south of Spain, play a round of golf and come back. Accompanied by a diesel S class. See how long they take, compare the two.

  • hdidane00

    Looks so much better than the overhyped Tesla. Mercedes is the King of cars.

  • Banjo Patterson
    Banjo Patterson

    Hey Matt, lose the mask.

  • Datta James
    Datta James

    AI is still a baby...

  • princerms6

    Mercedes-Benz, it's about that finer things and prestige symbol status which comes with the brand and it gives you sense of reliability and great after sales service.

  • Abhinav rajesh
    Abhinav rajesh

    It looks like a honda civic in the front end

  • Claude Montezin
    Claude Montezin

    I STILL have to make my own cappuccino every morning...

  • Claude Montezin
    Claude Montezin

    Oh boy I want one! Funny how Tesla took the lead, and after a decade now MBenz come up with this AWESOME car! Benz raised the bar on what more can clever electronics do for the driving experience (that is the appeal of the ESQ, over TESLA at this moment). It's a healthy competition, so Elon will come up with matching upgrades - some, at least, short of becoming a super luxury class vehicle. Fortunately for us, the electronic part is very cheap to produce! Okay, you asked, so my vote is still for Tesla: price range, less costly to repair, more me (average joe). But that two tone paint job.... You're witty, great, smart, interesting. My vote's on your side. We want to see you in the driving seat and test drive SpaceX SN16 or SN17. Fear not! SN15 safely landed back. Just take Premium car insurance and your family, cats and dogs will be fine. I texted Elon. He's fine with it. More from you please!

  • 252Scooby

    I never thought I’d say this but I prefer the review from unbox therapy, covers more and shows the air freshener also the how the lights look in the dark .

  • Jerry Ball
    Jerry Ball

    I was fine until you put on a stupid MASK ... I ejected the video

  • nieooj gotoy
    nieooj gotoy

    Neah! I chose Nio ET7 😍😍😍😍😍😍😍😍😍

  • Dread InNY
    Dread InNY

    Nice vegan car

  • Santa Clause
    Santa Clause

    Noise test on the M6. Comfort test if possible.

    • nieooj gotoy
      nieooj gotoy

      ı liked elon musk

  • John Doe
    John Doe

    I can't understand him with the mask on. It's difficult enough with it off.

  • Victor

    Not a good design. And these unibrow taillights are already getting outdated. If every brand is going to make them it's not a cool feature.

  • Okay Boomer
    Okay Boomer

    If I had that kind of money, I would hope to have more sense than to buy future auto junk-that will max-out on depreciation.

  • Abhimanyu Sarkar
    Abhimanyu Sarkar

    I think you mean't to say like the Tesla Model S instead of like the S class

  • Peter G
    Peter G

    This IS MB’s LUDICROUS MODE... Tesla will have a very hard time keeping ahead of the pack...

  • Mr. Finance
    Mr. Finance

    Range test!

  • joshua johnson
    joshua johnson

    It looks expensive to repair

  • Ionuț Pistol
    Ionuț Pistol

    Mask Dacia

  • BushcraftingNL

    10 hours to fill your "tank" to go no further than 480 miles. Ridiculous! It's time for hydrogen.

  • Mohammed Faisal
    Mohammed Faisal

    Does this have autopilot

  • John French
    John French

    I think the Germans are actually starting to lose the plot.

  • John French
    John French

    Milk floats have come a long way since I was a kid. I can't even hear the bottles rattling on this one.

  • Borna Asi
    Borna Asi

    Take notes tesla

  • Jerry Man
    Jerry Man

    All cool ... but ... the price.

  • Rock girl
    Rock girl

    Please do a night drive to show us the ambient lights

  • yasser allawy
    yasser allawy

    drag race between tesla

  • yasser allawy
    yasser allawy

    better than a Tesla

    • Rock girl
      Rock girl

      As they say : ''Real beauty is inside''

  • Jack Dorsey
    Jack Dorsey


  • hateu3000 1
    hateu3000 1

    eqs: bye bye tesla

  • Super Leeds
    Super Leeds

    This is Alan Partridge as a car salesman.. I'd buy off him...

  • Carlos Anthony Vasquez
    Carlos Anthony Vasquez

    Car companies please stop making concept cars. It’s not a good strategy to over promise and under deliver. This is a mucking fugly car compared to the concept. I’m so let down and hurt inside that I now will do everything in my power to NOT buy a Mercedes for my next car.

  • Zuzuleac Leonard
    Zuzuleac Leonard

    Nice shoutout to Dacia 😂😂

  • Little Monsters
    Little Monsters

    Mercedes EQB review?Agree?

  • Imantha Fonseka
    Imantha Fonseka

    Didn't hear jack😑

  • Justin van Nierop
    Justin van Nierop

    How can a car look so good from behind and side view, but so shite from the front? It looks like a conservative version of a Honda Civic. Bad show EQ.

  • Richard S Wiggins
    Richard S Wiggins

    I think you need to pass this on to someone who doesn’t have any dislike of electric cars. Just slip back into your nice comfortable ice and let the tech boys take over, there’s a nice Grandpa.

  • Márió Dukay
    Márió Dukay

    do a range test

  • Public Sector Direct
    Public Sector Direct

    Hideous looking car

  • Tz 6
    Tz 6

    Hate the trend of touch buttons. Try adjusting the heater when driving , it sucks.