BREA, Calif., Dec. 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via InvestorWire — Mullen Automotive, Inc. (NASDAQ: MULN) (“Mullen” or the “Company”), an emerging electric vehicle (“EV”) manufacturer, today announces that initial validation testing of the Class 2 EV cargo van has begun at Mullen’s Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering Center (AMEC) in Tunica, Mississippi.
Mullen’s Class 2 EV cargo van (ONE®) is based on a 144-inch wheelbase, 78.8-kWh battery pack, rear-wheel drive and modular 460-cubic-foot cargo area. Vehicle range is estimated at over 200 miles, with a max payload of 3,296 pounds. The Class 2 EV vans are equipped with modular cargo areas that can be easily adapted to different client configurations.
Mullen is currently on track to deliver initial vans to existing fleet order customers starting in Q2 2022.
“Our Class 2 EV cargo van initial validation testing has begun at our AMEC facility in Tunica,” said David Michery, CEO and chairman of Mullen Automotive. “The Mullen One is our first major manufacturing program out of our Tunica facility, and the entire team in California and Mississippi is excited to be working on the EV Cargo Van program.”
The Mullen FIVE EV Crossover will be at the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show (CES®) in Las Vegas from Jan. 5-8, 2022. Mullen will be featured in the West Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center for the duration of CES®, showcasing the FIVE and upcoming technology for the vehicle as well as powertrain and battery components.
Mullen is a Southern California-based automotive company that owns and partners with several synergistic businesses working toward the unified goal of creating clean and scalable energy solutions. Mullen has evolved over the past decade in sync with consumers and technology trends. Today, the Company is working diligently to provide exciting EV options built entirely in the United States and made to fit perfectly into the American consumer’s life. Mullen strives to make EVs more accessible than ever by building an end-to-end ecosystem that takes care of all aspects of EV ownership.
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