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NISSAN TO LAUNCH ELECTRIC BUS WITH LEAF TECHNOLOGY
Headed by Kumamoto University, the testing of the Yoka ECO Bus is to commence this February. The bus comes with three electric drives, batteries as well as the inverter of Nissan’s bestselling EV.Read article
HALF MILLION ALLISON 4000 SERIES TRANSMISSIONS SOLD
Allison Transmission recently produced its 500,000th fully automatic 4000 Series transmission.
Benefiting a wide range of commercial-duty vehicles, the transmission series is used in applications that include refuse, construction, fire and emergency, distribution, coach and transit bus, and motorhomes.
10,000TH VAN HOOL BUS DELIVERED IN THE USA
ABC Companies chose the 2018 UMA Expo as the stage to celebrate the 10,000th Van Hool delivery in North America to DC Trails. Combining two existing motorcoach operations Bill and Liliana Torres formed DC Trails in 2002. Since then, they've built one of the largest and most multifaceted operations on the East Coast.Read article
PROTERRA ELECTRIC BUS ON TRIAL IN ALASKA
The Municipality of Anchorage, the largest city of Alaska, with some 300.000 inhabitants, has put a new 40-foot Proterra Catalyst E2 electric/battery powered bus on trial. The bus will be serving routes for the general public for a four-month trial period.Read article
TOYOTA LAUNCHES E-PALETTE AUTONOMOUS ELECTRIC MOBILITY CONCEPT
At the CES (Consumer Electronics Show) in Las Vegas, USA Toyota Motor introduced the autonomous electric e-Palette Concept Vehicle, which is designed to meet the demands of future multi-mode transportation and business applications.Read article