September 29, 2023

Hyundai Australia’s Mighty electrical indicative retail pricing is from $150,000 (plus on highway prices), the EV unveiled on the Brisbane Truck Present (Might 18-21).

The sunshine-duty 7.3-tonne heavy truck is on sale from July 1 and can be utilized with a tray, tipper or pantech for final mile deliveries.

It has a payload of round 4 tonnes (together with the tray or physique construction.

The Mighty electrical truck has an estimated 200km working all electrical vary when totally loaded, totally charged and with the air-con working. This determine has been validated by greater than 5000km of real-world testing in New South Wales, utilizing a pre-production truck with a tray configuration.

When linked to an 800V ultra-rapid (DC) charger, the battery will be replenished from 8% to 100% in 71 minutes.

The 120kW/320Nm electrical motor is powered by a 114.5kWh battery system, driving via a single-speed discount gear transmission.

It can even be supplied with a factory-fitted pantech or refrigerated pantech, with pricing to be confirmed.

As well as, Hyundai will provide a real accent tray physique as a value choice, which will be fitted on the port of entry, for purchasers on the lookout for a built-to-go resolution – a tipper choice can also be into consideration.

By 2030, Hyundai Motor Group can have 31 EV fashions globally.

The corporate is on monitor to attain carbon neutrality by 2045, by neutralising CO2 emissions in any respect levels of manufacturing and operation.

“Hyundai Motor Firm Australia is delighted to welcome the Mighty Electrical Truck to the Australian market,” says Hyundai Motor Firm Australia chief govt Ted Lee.

“The zero-emission truck market is gaining momentum in Australia, and as a key driver of EV adoption within the passenger and SUV market, bringing this automobile to native truck operators is a logical step for us,” he says.

The Mighty electrical truck comes with an eight-year/400,000km high-voltage battery guarantee and a five-year/200,000km guarantee, consistent with inner combustion engine (ICE) variations already out there.

An additional check programme will likely be opened for purchasers in June, to gauge suggestions on the truck’s efficiency, options and potential purposes.