Navistar joins forces with VW for electric truck

LISLE, Ill. — Navistar International and Volkswagen Truck & Bus have announced plans to partner on a new electric-powered truck, new powertrains and connectivity technology.

Expecting to launched the electric medium-duty truck in the North American market by late 2019 or early 2020, Navistar chairman, president and CEO Troy Clarke says the partnership “with Volkswagen Truck & Bus is allowing us to move much more quickly into electric propulsion thanks to our ability to leverage their technology investments and components in segments of the market where we’re already a leader.”

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Rebecca Smith

Rebecca Smith

Rebecca Smith is a Wisconsin native currently living in Illinois with her husband, Eric, and two dogs, Maggie and Grace. She enjoys hiking, biking, kayaking and, of course, camping in cabins and park models.

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