Turkish Anadolu Isuzu and American Proterra Inc, are collaborating to power the new generation of Anadolu Isuzu’s all-electric Citi VOLT public transportation buses with Proterra’s commercial vehicle battery technology.
Anadolu Isuzu will incorporate Proterra’s battery technology into its new 12-meter and 18-meter zero-emission Citi VOLT electric bus models. The Proterra battery system powering the next-generation Citi VOLT electric buses will enable a drive range from 200km to 405km on a single charge to meet the demands of the European public transportation market. This new partnership represents Proterra Powered’s entry into the European public transportation market were with this collaboration Anadolu Isuzu’s aims to increase influence and penetration in the EV market.
Being ambitious abroad as it is in the Turkish market, Anadolu Isuzu is currently focused on the development of new technologies for more environmentally friendly buses and received great appreciation at the Demo Tour held across Europe with its first 8-meter NovoCiti VOLT electric bus. Anadolu Isuzu aims to offer even lower operating costs, longer range and maximum efficiency with its new 12-meter and 18-meter zero-emission Citi VOLT electric bus models.