Car review: The Mercedes-Benz EQC is an almost exquisite EV

The EQC400 clocks a century sprint of 5.1 seconds.
The EQC400 clocks a century sprint of 5.1 seconds.ST PHOTO: ARIFFIN JAMAR

SINGAPORE - When I started test-driving electric cars more than 10 years ago, range anxiety was an issue.

The first model, a cute subcompact by Mitsubishi called the i-MiEV, had a real-world range of around 80km. Others which followed, such as first generations of the Nissan Leaf and the BMW i3, were not much better. So, glancing at the trip meter was a preoccupation.

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