Freightliner Announces Electrified Versions Of Its Popular Heavy-Duty & Medium Duty Trucks
Full story at Clean Technica.Freightliner Trucks took to the stage recently to take the wraps off of two new fully-electric truck offerings. The Freightliner eCascadia is a heavy-duty truck (>15 t GVW), while the Freightliner eM2 106 is a medium-duty truck (9 to 12 t GVW), and the company says they mark the beginning of a new era in trucking.
Freightliner will have the first 30 vehicles to customers later this year for testing in real-world conditions as part of its Electric Innovation Fleet. Building on the learnings from the real-world testing, Freightliner is currently planning to commence series production of the new trucks in 2021.