Cummins put on display the company’s latest near-zero natural gas engine technology, super-efficient diesel engines (with plans to introduce a new heavy-duty diesel engine in 2022), and a fully-electric class 7 demonstration tractor. Read about it at EVmeme.com.
Mercedes-Benz has unveiled a new smart vision EQ fortwo urban mobility concept vehicle. This autonomous, flexible-use, public transportation vehicle is an on-call taxi cab that requires no driver. The car can be individualized by its passengers through smartphone connections and front grille and side panel projectors. The show car is the …
Dominos Pizza and Ford are collaborating on a study to understand the role that self-driving vehicles can play in pizza delivery. The autonomous vehicle study includes researchers from both companies investigating consumer reactions to interacting with a self-driving vehicle as part of the delivery experience. Read more at EVmeme.com.
The 2018 Nissan LEAF was unveiled with pomp and flair. As the best-selling electric car on record, the LEAF is often Nissan’s showcase of new technology. With the 2018 model redesign, Nissan went premium-level while lowering the LEAF’s price tag. Read more at EVmeme.com.
Deutsche Post DHL Group and Ford have presented a jointly-produced electric delivery van in Cologne, Germany. The van is called the StreetScooter Work XL and is based on a Ford Transit fitted with an electric powertrain under battery power. The bodywork is designed to fit Deutsche Post DHL specifications. Read …
A California-based, Hong-Kong-owned company called Chanje has emerged and plans to begin production on a new electric delivery truck this year. The truck, the V8070 panel van, has volume orders already, the company says. Read more at EVmeme.com.
Bollinger has introduced an adventure-ready, battery-powered truck called the B1. Aimed towards outdoor enthusiasts and adventurous environmentalists, the B1 can be had with either a 120-mile or 200-mile estimated range per charge. Read about it on EVmeme.com.