Aug 12, 2022 - 02:50 pm

Foxconn to build electric tractors for Monarch in the USA

The Taiwanese contract manufacturer Foxconn will in future also build electric tractors and batteries for them in the USA. An agreement now concluded with tractor supplier Monarch Tractor provides for Monarch’s MK-V series electric tractors to be built at the Foxconn plant in Ohio from 2023.

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Aug 12, 2022 - 02:07 pm

Arrival confirms focus on electric delivery vehicles

In its latest quarterly report, the British electric vehicle start-up Arrival has confirmed the recently leaked strategic realignment, according to which the company will fully concentrate on the launch of its electric transporter for the time being and put its bus and car project on the back burner.

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Aug 5, 2022 - 12:27 pm

Nikola delivered 48 electric trucks over Q2

The American electric truck builder Nikola Motor built 50 units of the Tre BEV truck in the second quarter and delivered 48 of them to its dealers. The production rate is to be increased significantly by the end of the year.

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Aug 2, 2022 - 01:13 pm

Nikola acquires Romeo Power, takes batteries in-house

Electric truck maker Nikola has agreed to acquire Romeo Power, thus taking battery development and manufacturing in-house. The agreement is definitive. Romeo specialises in batteries for commercial EVs, and their Cypress factory will become Nikola’s Battery Center of Excellence.

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Jul 28, 2022 - 03:02 pm

Yutong presents new electric bus in Chile

Yutong recently held a release conference to present its new ‘YESS technology’ and its new battery electric bus in Santiago, Chile. The YESS technology is a proprietary safety technology for traction batteries. 

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Jul 25, 2022 - 12:17 pm

Series production of the Mercedes-Benz eEconic starts in Germany

Daimler Truck has started series production of the Mercedes-Benz eEconic. The electric special truck for inner-city municipal use is being produced at the Wörth site in the southern Rhineland-Palatinate. The first vehicle from series production will be delivered to the waste management company Urbaser A/S in Denmark before the end of the year.

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Jul 20, 2022 - 03:56 pm

ZF announces new CeTrax drive generation

ZF has announced the next generation of its CeTrax electric drive system for heavy commercial vehicles at an annual global technology event. According to ZF, the new CeTrax 2 system combines a favourable power-to-weight ratio and a compact design.

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Jul 12, 2022 - 02:45 pm

Jebsen & Jessen signs on as Mellor sales partner

The English bus manufacturer Mellor has entered into a sales partnership for its battery-electric buses in Germany and Austria. The Hamburg-based company Jebsen & Jessen Industrial Solutions will take over the sales and service of Mellor’s electric buses in both countries.

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Jul 12, 2022 - 11:33 am

Opel Vivaro-e now available as flatbed truck variant

The battery-electric Opel Vivaro-e is now also available as a flatbed truck with folding side and rear walls. The flatbed version of the Vivaro-e equipped with the 50 kWh or 75 kWh battery is built by the certified Opel partner Schoon Fahrzeugsysteme & Metalltechnik.

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Jul 9, 2022 - 01:13 pm

Volvo Group, Traton & Daimler Truck kickstart CV Charging Europe

Daimler Truck, Traton and the Volvo Group have received regulatory approvals for their electric truck charging joint venture announced last winter. As a result, the three partners have established CV Charging Europe (CVCE), with headquarters in Amsterdam. As suspected, Anja van Niersen, formerly Allego, acts as CEO.

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Jul 8, 2022 - 11:57 am

VW Commercial Vehicles stops production of the e-Crafter

UpdaVolkswagen Commercial Vehicles has discontinued sales of the fully electric e-Crafter. According to the online configurator, the electric van can no longer be configured as a new vehicle. The manufacturer refers those interested in the vehicle to used and annual vehicles.

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https://www.electrive.com/2022/08/12/foxconn-to-build-electric-tractors-for-monarch-in-the-usa/
12.08.2022 14:06