A new version of electric van was introduced by Mitsubishi Motors Corp and Yamato Transport Co Ltd that has started a field test at Yamato Transport’s delivery center in Tokyo, Japan.


The new prototype Electric Vechile van, is designed using the Mitsubishi’s Minicab Van, has i-MiEV electric vehicle engine that uses lithium-ion rechargeable batteries. This is part of Yamato Transport’s effort to further reduce environmental load in its package delivery business, 10 units of i-MiEV has been introduced in the Yamato Transport’s delivery business among the 45,000 vehicles including 4,659 hybrid electric vehicles as of March 2010.

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[ Source: TechOn ; Yamato Transport ; Mitsubishi Motors Corp ]