MITSUBISHI FUSO TRUCK * USA: All eletric one
* Kentucky - Fuso to show all-electric e-cell medium-duty truck
--- Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America Inc., will display its FUSO eCanter all-electric truck in its booth at GIE+Expo 2016, October 20-21 at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville... Its parent company, Daimler Trucks Asia/Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation is well along in the development of an all-electric, battery-powered FUSO eCanter cabover work truck, and a year of in-use testing has demonstrated that FUSO eCanter all-electric trucks can generate a 64% savings in operating costs compared to an equivalent diesel-powered vehicle in the same service... In addition to in-depth performance data, the company elicited customer evaluations of the vehicles’ practicality, suitability for their specific operating requirements and their ease of use. Results have been quite positive, with all customers reporting that, when used as intended, the trucks performed well. Types of service included express package delivery and freight forwarding in urban environments, municipal refuse and public works service, and forestry service equipment and debris hauling...
(Photo courtesy of Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America) -- Louisville, KY, USA - Worktruck on line - October 19, 2016
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