Mercedes-Benz efficiently exams eActros electrical truck, Auto Information, Automobilnews
New Delhi: Mercedes-Benz has efficiently examined the eActros electrical truck for greater than a 12 months, claims the German firm in a launch.A fleet of 18 and 25-tonne eActros electrical truck has been going by means of real-world trials in Germany and Switzerland since fall of 2018 and Mercedes-Benz claims heavy-duty short-radius distribution is already doable with native zero emissions and quiet operation.
Sequence manufacturing for the electrical truck is scheduled to start out in 2021.
Andreas von Wallfeld, Head of Advertising, Gross sales and Providers at Mercedes-Benz Vans, stated, “We’re on completely the appropriate observe with the idea behind the Mercedes-Benz eActros. For me, that is the important thing discovering after greater than a 12 months of extraordinarily intensive real-world trials with our battery-electric heavy-duty short-radius distribution truck.”
The eActros is predicated on the body of the Mercedes-Benz Actros. The automobile’s structure has been resolutely designed round an electrical drive system and thus incorporates a excessive share of vehicle-specific elements.It will get energy from two electrical motors close to the wheel hubs of the rear axle present the drive, every delivering an output of 126 kW and 485 Nm most torque. It will get lithium-ion batteries with 240 kWh capability offering the eActros with the required vitality.
Relying on the accessible charging output, the batteries could be charged utterly inside as little as two hours (at 150 kW).