Electric Last Mile Solutions Inc., a commercial electric-vehicle startup, is poised to be first-to-market with a commercial Class 1 EV in the U.S.
It said it had received a binding purchase order for 1,000 units of the Urban Delivery from a distribution partner, Randy Marion Automotive Group. Shipments are expected to go out starting Sept. 28.
“From the outset, we stated that our goal was to deliver the first commercial Class 1 EV to the U.S. market, and with the start of production this week we will achieve that milestone,” ELMS CEO James Taylor said in a statement.
The Urban Delivery targets a range of about 125 miles and costs about $25,000 after an available federal rebate.
Read the article at The Detroit News.