Mercedes-Benz just got serious about beating Tesla to the punch with an electric truck
|09/21/2016||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Mercedes-Benz just got serious about electric trucks.
The Daimler subsidiary unveiled its all-electric truck at IAA, an international motor show in Hannover, Germany that runs until September 29. The truck, dubbed the Urban eTruck, runs on three lithium-ion batteries that provide 124 miles of range — considering the truck is meant for urban environments, not highway driving, that range isn’t bad by any means.
But Carscoops reports that the eTruck has a modular design so you can add an extra battery packs to slightly bump that 124-mile limit.
The Urban eTruck has been going through testing in Stuttgart, Germany since April, read more >>>