Mercedes-Benz partners with Chargemaster for home charging solution

Mercedes-Benz has announced a partnership with Chargemaster to provide customers in the UK with an easy home-charging solution.

After completing an online form, customers will be contacted by the dedicated Mercedes-Benz Homecharge team, who will assess the customer’s property and advise on installation and maintenance.

They will have the choice of either a tethered or non-tethered, 3.6kW or 7kW Chargemaster Homecharge unit, which Chargemaster will aim install within two weeks of an order being placed.

Prices start from from £279 for the 3.6kW Homecharge unit and £354 for the 7.0 kW version, will all units covered by a three year warranty.

In addition to the Homacharge unit, Mercedez-Benz Homecharge customers will also benefit from six months free access to Chargemaster’s POLAR network.

Mercedes-Benz currently offers four electric hybrid models in the UK, the C 350 e, E 350 e, GLE 500 e and S 500 e, as well as the all-electric B 250 e. Next year fully electric versions of the latest smart fortwo, fortwo cabriolet and forfour models will also join the line-up.

David Martell, Chargemaster CEO, said: “We are delighted to be named as Mercedes-Benz and smart’s official charging partner in the UK. Many UK motorists are choosing to switch to electric and plug-in power, with a suitable charging infrastructure central to market success. Chargemaster is committed to making charging easy and accessible for every EV motorist.”

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