XL Hybrids Lands Large Verizon Contract for New York City Vans
Published in Trucks.com by Craig Guillot
XL Hybrids landed a big contract from Verizon to convert 234 gas-powered cargo vans to run on electricity in New York City. It will be one of the most significant hybrid fleet deployments in the city. These hybrids will be especially useful in the stop-and-go traffic of New York City. The system can boost miles driven per gallon by 25 percent and also reduces carbon dioxide emissions.