This article first appeared in The Fuse on August 24, 2016.
Bravo to Elon Musk and President Obama. They continue to think big by setting ambitious goals for U.S. vehicle electrification, backed by multi-billion dollar commitments to various all-electric vehicles and charging stations.
Last month, the Obama administration announced loan guarantees of up to $4.5 billion to build electric-car charging stations, and support broader electrification. Back in June, Mr. Musk unveiled Teslaâ€™s Master Plan Part Deux. Besides calling for an audacious solution of vertically-integrated solar panel-charged Tesla sports cars, Part Deux also includes plans to build an all-electric pickup truck, an electric heavy-duty semi-truck, and an electric bus concept that would turn a bus driver into a â€œfleet manager.â€ Musk said his overall goal is for Tesla to offer an array of products and services to accelerate the transition away from oil.
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Questions we at XL Hybrids often hear from fleet customers about the XL3 Hybrid Drive System include:
– â€œHow do I wrap XL Hybrids upfits into my new vehicle purchases?
– â€œHow do I retrofit my vehicles already in service?â€
– â€œCan XL Hybrids systems be installed on leased vehicles?â€
– â€œDoes XL Hybrids offer hybrid systems in Canada?â€
Our goal is to make it simple. Yes, on new vehicle purchases, you can order XL3 systems at the same time as you order your vehicles. We can work directly with your preferred dealer to provide quotes, detailed production information, and the right upfitter ship-thru codes. In terms of upfitters, we have sales and installation partnerships with Ford and General Motors ship-through partners such as Leggett & PlattÂ® CVP, the Knapheide Manufacturing CompanyÂ®., Adrian SteeleÂ®, and , FarmbroÂ® in Canada. These installation partners can upfit new vehicles or retrofit existing ones and are located throughout the US and Canada.
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