Company to Offer Test Drives to Fleet Managers; Participate in Urban Mobility Panel Discussion
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Electra Meccanica Vehicles Corp. (SOLO) (“Electra Meccanica” or the “Company”), a designer and manufacturer of electric vehicles, today announced that the Company will showcase the breakthrough SOLO single-passenger EV at the 2019 Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) EXPO in Long Beach, California on April 23-26th, 2019.
The ACT EXPO is the largest event for clean fuels and new transportation technologies, attracting over 3,000 transportation stakeholders and fleet managers annually. The 2019 ACT EXPO will focus on connected vehicle technologies, fuel efficiency improvement equipment and strategies, and drivetrain electrification.
Lorenzo Capilli, Sr. Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Electra Meccanica, will speak on an industry panel at the conference, titled “Innovative Fleet Applications in Light- and Medium-Duty Urban Mobility.”
“Our breakthrough single passenger EV, the SOLO, has seen great success to-date as a delivery vehicle in both Canada and the United States,” said Lorenzo Capilli, Sr. Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Electra Meccanica. “Brands both large and small have used the SOLO for urban package delivery – and as a result have both improved their brand image while drawing additional positive media coverage. We believe that our cost-effective, environmentally friendly and bold SOLO can offer unique benefits as a delivery vehicle that no other vehicle can.”
The SOLO single-passenger EV has a range of 100 miles per charge, travels at highway speed and retails for $15,500. Fleet sale discounts are available for qualified customers. For more information, please visit: www.EMVAuto.com.
About Electra Meccanica Vehicles Corp.
Electra Meccanica is a designer and manufacturer of electric vehicles. The Company builds the innovative, all-electric SOLO, a single passenger vehicle developed to revolutionize the way people commute, as well as the Tofino, an elegant high-performance two seater electric roadster sports car. Both vehicles are tuned for the ultimate driving experience while making your commute more efficient, cost-effective and environmentally friendly. Intermeccanica, a subsidiary of Electra Meccanica, has successfully been building high-end specialty cars for 60 years. For more information, visit www.electrameccanica.com.
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