posted July 8, 2019 in

Commercial vehicles

Volkswagen

For the 20th anniversary of the VW subsidiary in California, the German carmaker has shown the legendary Type 2 T1 as an electric minibus. The VW Type 20 is just a concept. Type 20 is an electric minibus based on the iconic Volkswagen Type 2 T1 that in the… Continue reading

posted June 27, 2019 in

Commercial vehicles

MAN

MAN presented in its facilities in Madrid its new 100% electric MAN eTGE van. With a range close to 173 kilometers and a payload of approximately one ton, the 100% electric van is especially for urban distribution. The company begins today to… Continue reading

posted June 19, 2019 in

Commercial vehicles

Fiat

Fiat Ducato: the best seller of Fiat Professional commercial vehicles is renewed with the model year 2020, which introduces an updated design, more technology for safety and onboard connectivity, an updated gearbox with a 9-speed automatic transmission and… Continue reading

posted June 5, 2019 in

Commercial vehicles

BMW

Skai Flying Car is the mobility solution from BMW and Alaka'i Technologies that differs from the rest of flying cars that we have seen to date by one feature: it is powered by hydrogen fuel cells . It is an aircraft equipped with six… Continue reading

posted May 30, 2019 in

Commercial vehicles

Hyundai

Hyundai Motor has introduced its first electrically powered double-decker bus. From when and in which countries the new 70-seater is to be sold, is not yet known. The development of the vehicle began in 2017 and was funded by the South Korean… Continue reading

posted May 24, 2019 in

Commercial vehicles

Volvo

One of the noisiest, biggest and dirtiest vehicles that have been created is undergoing a hopeful transformation. And is that more and more companies are aiming to develop electric garbage trucks, and even autonomous as Volvo has done. Mack Trucks, part of… Continue reading

posted April 18, 2019 in

Commercial vehicles

Renault

Renault presents the experimental vehicle of a light commercial electric vehicle for urban traffic delivery: Renault EZ-FLEX. The EZ-FLEX comes with a purely electric drive and full network integration. A dozen models will soon go out to… Continue reading

posted April 4, 2019 in

Commercial vehicles

BYD

The Chinese company BYD has presented the K12A, an electric bus with a total length of 27 meters, which ensures that it is the "longest electric bus in the world". The K12A is the world's first 27-m pure… Continue reading

posted April 3, 2019 in

Commercial vehicles

Volkswagen

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has started its transition towards electric mobility. The German manufacturer has very ambitious plans for the coming years. The first one is already here. This is the new Volkswagen e-Crafter, the all-electric… Continue reading

posted March 25, 2019 in

Commercial vehicles

Airbus

European aerospace firm Airbus has now presented the electric air taxi CityAirbus in Ingolstadt, Germany, which will become a testing ground for testing this transport technology. Ingolstadt is a member of the Urban Air Mobility (UAM)… Continue reading

posted March 21, 2019 in

Commercial vehicles

Mercedes-Benz

The Geneva Motor Show has hosted the global presentation of the Mercedes EQV, a premium electric minivan. The electric passenger minivan EQV will be the first for the Mercedes in its class. The brand has declared that the final version ready… Continue reading

posted March 19, 2019 in

Commercial vehicles

Lion Electric

The Canadian manufacturer Lion Electric, which was previously known for its electric school buses, is expanding its range of electric utility vehicles with the launch of its first electric truck called Lion8 - a Class 8 vehicle -… Continue reading

posted March 11, 2019 in

Commercial vehicles

Aptis

These 12 Aptis will be the first electric buses that are incorporated into the vehicle fleet of the Strasbourg urban transport operator. The contract includes the purchase of 12 Aptis vehicles 12 meters long and equipped each with three doors… Continue reading

posted March 9, 2019 in

Commercial vehicles

Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz eCitaro proves itself in daily use in Germany. After the first deliveries of the Mercedes-Benz eCitaro to the German cities of Hamburg and Heidelberg, first orders are now also… Continue reading

posted February 22, 2019 in

Commercial vehicles

Volvo

Volvo Trucks has started delivering the first fully electric trucks. It is a garbage truck for the waste and recycling company Renova and a distributor truck for the Schenker service provider TGM operating in Sweden.  The electric… Continue reading

posted April 23, 2018 in

Commercial vehicles

Volvo

The truck manufacturer Volvo Trucks, which plans to start production of its first e-truck in 2019, intends to make battery technology available to its other brands in future in order to reduce development and production costs. According to… Continue reading

posted April 18, 2018 in

Commercial vehicles

Mercedes-Benz

After presenting the new range of Sprinter vans at the beginning of the year, which already included an all-electric version, Mercedes-Benz has revealed all the details of its new electric van for urban distribution. The new… Continue reading

posted April 13, 2018 in

Commercial vehicles

Volvo

Volvo Trucks introduced its first fully electric truck for commercial use. The truck is called FL Electric and is intended for use by urban services, in particular in the field of waste disposal, local delivery of goods and… Continue reading

posted April 6, 2018 in

Commercial vehicles

Kreisel Electric

Kreisel Electric has developed the first fully equipped all-electric fire-fighting truck. Kreisel Electric in cooperation with Rosenbauer and Linz AG joined together two years ago to realize the vehicle. The basis for the all… Continue reading

posted March 28, 2018 in

Commercial vehicles

Heavy vehicles are also part of the European plan to reduce CO₂ emissions, and for the first time, representatives of Parliament and the European Council have reached an agreement that affects trucks, coaches and buses. The new regulations… Continue reading

posted March 27, 2018 in

Commercial vehicles

CityQ

The Norwegian company CityQ will be presenting its electric light vehicle at the "E-mobility Reinvented" in April at Berlin. CityQ electric vehicle is a mix between an e-bike and a car. The so-called LEV (Light… Continue reading

posted March 23, 2018 in

Commercial vehicles

Hyundai

Hyundai accelerates the market introduction of electric utility vehicles such as e-vans, e-buses and e-trucks. According to "Business Korea", the South Koreans want to offer electric versions of the small truck Porter as well as the light… Continue reading

posted March 22, 2018 in

Commercial vehicles

FlixBus

Starting April, FlixBus will launch the first regular long-distance bus line operated by fully electric buses between Paris and Amiens, France (separated by some 155 kilometers away). This new line will save almost… Continue reading

posted March 6, 2018 in

Commercial vehicles

Mercedes-Benz

German bus manufacturer Daimler Buses wants to mass produce the electric version of the Citaro from the end of 2018, after having increased sales and maintained operating profit in 2017. The Daimler Buses bus division reported today that it… Continue reading

posted January 23, 2018 in

Commercial vehicles

Nissan

The Nissan technology used for the Leaf will be used on Japanese electric buses . This was announced by the same car manufacturer, which announced the launch of an experimental project in Japan next month. The goal is to… Continue reading