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The 2022 Mercedes-AMG EQS is a hotter electric luxury sedan

With up to 751 horsepower, unique motors and a retuned chassis, this EQS is a true AMG.

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Daniel Golson
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The Mercedes-AMG EQS is Affalterbach's first electric car.

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It has two electric motors, one at each axle, that put out a total of 651 horsepower and 700 pound-feet of torque.

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But when the Race Start function is activated, that boosts to 751 hp and 752 lb-ft and the AMG EQS rockets to 60 mph in 3.4 seconds.

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Styling changes are minimal, with the EQS getting vertical slats in the "grille," a larger rear spoiler and different wheel designs.

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The AMG EQS comes with the Hyperscreen as standard.

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The front seats have a sportier design, and there's lots of microsuede trim.

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It comes with all the same tech and safety features as the regular EQS.

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The AMG EQS has an overhauled air suspension setup, and it comes standard with 9-degree rear-axle steering.

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While it's badged as an EQS53 in these photos, it'll just be called AMG EQS in the US.

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The AMG EQS will go on sale in the US in early 2022.

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