Mar 21, 2018 - 03:33 pm

Bollinger Motors EV with bigger battery

Bollinger’s electric sport and utility truck (SUT) or simply off-road EV will get a bigger battery. The U.S. startup revealed as much in their making-of the B1 video and says the 120 kWh pack will last for a min! range of 320 kilometres.

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Mar 19, 2018 - 12:50 pm

VW Utility Vehicles to electrify across the board

Volkswagen’s utility vehicle division will offer an electrified variant for each model in the future. Brand chief Eckhard Scholz told media to “expect a lot” over the next few years and also commented on Deutsche Post/ DHL’s StreetScooter van.

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Mar 8, 2018 - 02:08 pm

RWTH Aachen and partners to create self-driving EVs

The RWTH Aachen University and partners are kicking off a project called UNICARagil to pool latest research findings in fields such as autonomous driving, connectivity and electric mobility. The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research is supporting the project with 23m euros.

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Mar 2, 2018 - 02:09 pm

Opel planning on electrifying transporters

Opel CEO Michael Lohscheller stated in an interview, that they were to look into electrifying vans. He declined to mention details regarding the long term planning by the German car manufacturer. They also plan an electrifiable SUV.

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Feb 24, 2018 - 06:21 pm

Mercedes eVito van undergoes winter testing

The development team behind the Mercedes electric van was in Northern Sweden testing the van during the past few weeks. The focus of the testing series in Arjeplog, near the arctic circle, was to test cold starts as well as charging and driving behaviour at minus temperatures.

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Feb 14, 2018 - 02:06 pm

500 H2 trucks by Dongfeng powered by Ballard fuel cells

Licensed, plated and deployed with fuel cell stacks by Ballard – 500 hydrogen trucks built by Dongfeng have hit the road in Shanghai. Each electric truck has a range of over 330 km. Operated by a new fuel cell EV operator, the fleet will be used for city deliveries mainly.

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Feb 12, 2018 - 07:15 pm

Dubai tests driverless electric pods that can couple

Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has started testing a fleet of autonomous electric pods. Using their own dedicated lanes, the prototypes can attach and detach to and from one another to form a mini tram while in Motion. They are built for Next Future Transportation in Italy.

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Feb 6, 2018 - 05:54 pm

Daimler announces a new electric Truck Actros

The head of the Daimler Trucks & Buses Divisions, Martin Daum, recently stated in a newspaper interview, that Daimler has plans to release an electric truck next to their electric buses this year! The model will be based on the already existing Actros Truck model, and is expected to be officially presented next to the […]

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Found on electrive.com
https://www.electrive.com/2018/03/22/man-planning-electric-transporter-for-summer/
22.03.2018 18:53