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XL Hybrids Shows Pepsi Van

May 17, 2014 in ACT Expo 2014, batteries, Electric Drive, Hybrids by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Also Displays Lithium Ion Battery from Johnson Controls

Massachusetts-based XL Hybrids, which has promoted such major fleet customers as FedEx and Coca-Cola for its hybrid retrofits, and recently said its customers had logged more than a million miles of hybrid operation, showed a Chevrolet Express 2500 cargo van in Pepsi colors at ACT Expo 2104.

XL Hybrids showed this Chevrolet Express 2500 cargo van in Pepsi colors at ACT Expo 2104 in Long Beach, Calif.

XL Hybrids showed this Chevrolet Express 2500 cargo van in Pepsi colors at ACT Expo 2104 in Long Beach, Calif.

XL says that its third-generation XL3 aftermarket drive is available on such cargo vans and wagons as the

  • XL displayed the battery pack from Johnson Controls it employs in its hybrid vehicles at ACT Expo too.

    XL displayed the battery pack from Johnson Controls it employs in its hybrid vehicles at ACT Expo too.

    Chevy Express 2500/3500;

  • GMC Savana 2500/3500; and
  • Ford E-150/E-250/E-350;

and on cutaway and strip chassis vehicles including the

  • Ford E-350 cutaway;
  • Ford E-450 cutaway; and
  • Ford E-450 strip chassis.

XL uses a 40-kilowatt permanent magnet traction motor and 1.8-kilowatt-hour lithium ion battery pack from Johnson Controls. The arrangement is said to increase city mileage by 25%.

XL displayed a lithium ion battery pack from Johnson Controls at ACT Expo too.


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Source: Fleets & Fuels at ACT Expo 2014 in Long Beach, Calif.

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