Chanje Energy unveiled its Class 5 battery-electric commercial van at an Oct. 18 media and customer event in Fullerton, Calif. The vehicle provides 100 miles of electric range with 3,000 pounds of payload, and can reach a top speed of 80 mph. Read more here. Photos by Chris Brown, Paul Clinton, and Amy Hercher.
Tags: Chanje Energy, Cargo Vans, Battery-Electric Vehicles, Full-Size Vans, Class 5
Siemens has begun testing a zero-emissions highway concept in California that allows trucks to use diesel engines part of the time and run on electric power supplied by overhead power lines to save fuel and reduce emissions.
Tags: Infrastructure, Electric Vehicles, Future Trucks, Zero-Emission Vehicles, California
The 2018 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter will launch in early 2018 as a more connected and versatile cargo van. The company gave automotive journalists a few early details at a Dec. 4 event in Stuttgart, Germany, called Sprinter Innovation Campus. Read the full story here. Photos by Paul Clinton and courtesy of Mercedes-Benz.
Tags: Cargo Vans, Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, Full-Size Vans, Mobility, Connected Car