Los Angeles-based Battle Motors says it’s now selling its electric-powered refuse truck, the Battle LNT EV, in Southern California by way of Velocity Truck Facilities.
Battle Motors, which acquired Ohio-based refuse market truck maker Crane Service Firm (CCC) earlier this 12 months, moreover will present its Battle LNT EV (electrical car) on the Superior Clear Transportation (ACT) Expo in Lengthy Seashore, California.
The Battle Motors LNT EV choices an 82-inch cab, a customizable wheel base, multimode regenerative braking, a direct drive transmission, peak power of 500 horsepower, regular power of 310 horsepower, and a peak output torque of 1,700-plus kilos per foot, in response to the company.
Battle says it acquired CCC in order so as to add an EV offering to CCC’s current diesel and compressed pure gas (CNG) product traces. “CCC’s refuse vehicles have been by means of 75 years of steady enchancment, making them the perfect refuse truck in the marketplace,” states the company.
“Velocity is happy to work with Battle Motors CCC within the improvement, gross sales and repair of the brand new Battle LNT EV LCOE refuse truck,” says Eric Evans, nationwide refuse supervisor for Velocity. “Velocity is a frontrunner within the refuse phase, and our prospects are desperate to deploy zero emissions automobile merchandise as quickly as doable.”
Feedback Paul Marsolan, chief software program program officer of Battle Motors, “We wished to create a enjoyable, cool dynamic person interface in our vehicles. We offer all the knowledge on the truck in an easy-to-use interface that drivers are conversant in. In case you’ve used a smartphone, you’ll actually take pleasure in our Revolution working system.”
He continues, “Drivers will get efficiency knowledge on the instrument cluster. Service facilities and fleet managers aren’t disregarded both—components, right down to the precise automobile identification quantity, and repair historical past is correct at their fingertips. To make it as simple as doable we’ve included a QR code to simply share the components knowledge with a cellphone or desktop.”
Marsolan says the working system gives the automobiles “an onboard laptop system to move actionable efficiency, components, and repair knowledge to fleet managers, service sellers, and drivers through [the] onboard digital instrument cluster and hosted server surroundings.”
Battle Motors says it’s devoted to accelerating the world’s transition to sustainable vitality by way of manufacturing basically probably the most sturdy and performance-driven class 7 and eight electrical automobiles.