The MWM Spartan 2.0: the electric G Wagon lookalike at half the price

  • The MWM Spartan 2.0, UK’s first electric 4×4, mirrors the iconic G Wagon but at less than half the cost – starting at £49,995 ($63,700).
  • Boasting 174 hp, 793 lb-ft of torque, and 150 miles of range, it outperforms with 4×4 capability, locking differentials, and rapid DC charging up to 90 kW.
  • The Spartan 2.0 boasts 1,718 L cargo storage, 6,600 lbs towing, and bi-directional 230V charging for tools and equipment.

Could the all-electric MWM Spartan 2.0 be your affordable G Wagon alternative?

Meet the game-changing MWM Spartan EV 2.0: the electric powerhouse from Czech startup, MW Motors. With the rugged appeal of a Mercedes-Benz G Wagon and priced at less than half, it’s the UK’s first electric 4×4, redefining off-road adventure with style and affordability.

Underneath the hood, the Spartan 2.0 packs a punch with a single electric motor replacing the traditional gearbox, boasting an impressive 174 horsepower (130 kW) and 793 lb-ft of torque. Equipped with a transfer case, drivers have the flexibility to manually switch between two or four-wheel drive modes, ensuring optimal performance in any terrain.

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The Spartan 2.0 also boasts front and rear locking differentials, Hill Descent Control, and regenerative braking for supreme control in any environment. Fuelled by a 61 kWh battery (57.4 kWh usable), it delivers an adrenaline-pumping range of around 150 miles.

MWM is confident that the Spartan 2.0’s range is tailored for the typical workweek. Plus – the DC charging rates soar up to 90 kW, allowing the vehicle to juice up from 20% to 80% in just 36 minutes. Seamless charging, swift adventures.

What’s more, with 230V bi-directional charging, it fuels tools, camping gear, and more. 

Priced at £49,995 ($63,700), the all-electric Spartan 2.0 is a steal compared to its counterpart, the Mercedes G Wagon, which starts at £131,335 ($167,300) in the UK. With less than half the cost, the Spartan 2.0 offers unparalleled value without compromising on performance or style.

The Spartan 2.0 EV offers up to 1,718 litres of cargo space and a towing capacity of 6,600 lbs (3,000 kg), rivalling the G-Class by just a notch at 7,000 lbs.

The MWM Spartan EV 2.0 sparks a new era in automotive innovation, where electric power and rugged performance converge to redefine off-road adventure. With its groundbreaking features and unparalleled value, it paves the way for a future where sustainability, affordability and style go hand in hand. 

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