Mullen, Phenix partner on Class 3 EV truck bodies

Mullen, Phenix partner on Class 3 EV truck bodies

Upon upfit completion, the Class 3 vehicle will be made available to Phenix commercial fleet customers.

Mullen Automotive has announced the development of a lightweight truck body for its Class 3 EV with Phenix Truck Bodies & Van Equipment (“Phenix”). Phenix will develop a unique, lightweight body configuration designed to satisfy the needs of Class 3 service body truck fleets, with the goal of offering an EV alternative to ICE vehicles. Upon upfit completion, the Class 3 vehicle will be made available to Phenix commercial fleet customers for evaluation and pilot programs.

Long-term customers of Phenix Truck Bodies & Van Equipment, based in Southern California, include: Southern California Edison, Southern California Gas Company, Los Angeles County Fire Department, San Diego Gas & Electric, USDA-Forest Service and the cities of Los Angeles and San Diego. Phenix is a California Public Utilities Commission (“CPUC”) Clearinghouse Certified Minority Business Enterprise (“MBE”).

Production of the Mullen Three will take place at Mullen’s manufacturing facility in Tunica, Mississippi, with deliveries expected in August and September 2023.

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