Tag: Volta trucks

May 6, 2022 - 12:41 pm

Volta Trucks presents market entry strategy for the USA

Swedish electric truck start-up Volta Trucks has announced the strategic roadmap for its entry into the North American market. According to the plan, the company will initially launch a pilot fleet of one hundred 16-tonne Volta Zeros (Class 7) in the US in mid-2023. They will be evaluated by customers in Los Angeles and later […]

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Apr 27, 2022 - 01:09 pm

Volta Trucks presents two new electric truck models

After the Swedish electric truck start-up Volta Trucks presented its 16-tonne version of the Volta Zero in November last year, the company has now presented the second model series in its range of all-electric commercial vehicles. The 7.5- and 12-tonne models will remain closely aligned in appearance to the larger vehicle.

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Feb 21, 2022 - 01:58 pm

Volta Truck closes funding round with €230 million

Swedish electric truck startup Volta Trucks has closed its €230 million Series C funding round. This latest capital raising will fund the company’s entire engineering and business operations until after the start of series production of the 16-tonne version of the Volta Zero at the end of 2022.

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Nov 30, 2021 - 03:30 pm

DB Schenker pre-orders 1,470 Volta trucks

The logistics service provider DB Schenker has pre-ordered almost 1,500 electric trucks from Volta Trucks. As part of the partnership, DB Schenker will use the first prototype of the Volta Zero under real distribution conditions in the spring and summer of 2022.

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Nov 3, 2021 - 04:04 pm

Volta Trucks presents production-ready Volta Zero truck

Swedish start-up Volta Trucks has unveiled the final design of its Volta Zero electric truck, specifically the 16-tonne version. The design will also be applied to the future 7.5 tons, 12 tons and 18-ton versions. Production of the first 25 prototypes in the final design is beginning.

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Oct 5, 2021 - 03:41 pm

Volta Trucks expands UK team

The Swedish electric truck start-up Volta Trucks wants to expand its research and development team in the UK to accelerate the development of the Volta Zero. The company is therefore launching a recruitment drive with the aim of employing more than 280 people by the end of 2021.

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Sep 16, 2021 - 03:13 pm

Volta Trucks gathers 37 million euros

Swedish electric truck start-up Volta Trucks has raised 37 million euros in its Series B funding round. Pre-orders for the Volta Zero now exceed 2,500 vehicles with an order value of more than 600 million euros and have doubled in the last three months.

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Aug 25, 2021 - 04:53 pm

Volta Trucks begins testing its 16-ton truck

Volta Trucks has confirmed the start of engineering evaluation and development testing of the first prototype Volta Zero at Horiba Mira in Nuneaton, UK. Series production should begin in December 2022. The company will also be giving a UK customer roadshow next month.

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May 6, 2021 - 01:17 pm

Volta Trucks aims to sell 27,000 e-trucks by 2025

Volta Trucks widens its product portfolio to include all-electric trucks from 7,5 tons over 12 and 19 tons, building on its 16-ton model. The start-up’s new Road-to-Zero Emissions strategy also details a much-accelerated sales approach until 2025.

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Feb 18, 2021 - 12:15 pm

Proterra to supply batteries for the Volta Zero

Volta Trucks has appointed Proterra as battery supplier for the Volta Zero electric truck. The Proterra batteries will help the all-electric 16-tonne truck, which is designed for inner-city freight transport, to achieve a real-world range of up to 200 kilometres.

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Feb 4, 2021 - 02:13 pm

Meritor to launch electric drive production in summer

US American vehicle supplier Meritor plans to begin production of its new electric drive for medium- and heavy-duty commercial vehicles in mid-2021 and has already announced three customers: Volta Trucks of Sweden, Lion Electric of Canada, and Autocar Trucks of the United States.

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Found on electrive.com
https://www.electrive.com/2022/05/06/volta-trucks-presents-market-entry-strategy-for-the-usa/
06.05.2022 12:22