Mercedes-Benz continues to increase production and sales of electric vehicles, and in the second quarter of the year, Mercedes-EQ sales almost doubled to 23,500 units (+90%) and deliveries of xEV models (PHEVs and BEVs including smart) reached 65,400 units (+2%).

According to the company, during the first half of 2022, sales of battery electric vehicles (BEV) increased 134% to 45,400 units as volume models like the EQE started rolling off the production line. xEV deliveries reached 139,600 worldwide (+14%) during the same period.