Size of Luxury Battery Pack

This, we at DbC believe, is a photograph of the physical size of the battery in the Mercedes EQS, a forthcoming $96,000 “electric” vehicle:

photo of workers assembling car battery

This is the size of the entire under-carriage of this car. Among other things, this suggests big trouble upon every medium-impact collision.

Money, apparently, does not cancel the laws of physics, as Mr. Galileo once observed.