August 31, 2021
Electric Pickups: Timelines, Use Cases, Performance
In this episode of Fast Forward, Fleet Group Editor, Chris Brown, speaks with Executive Analyst for iSeeCars, Karl Bauer, to discuss various electric pickups' timelines, use cases, and performance.
Today's topics include:
- What it will take for new EV OEMs to succeed in the market.
- If EV Pickups work in a last-mile delivery environment.
- Battery costs and battery ranges.
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The video was edited for time, but we spoke with Karl about a lot more in this conversation, including dealer cost structure, EV infrastructure, as well as production timelines. Check out the entire conversation below!
⏱ Timestamps ⏱
1:10 Thoughts on EVs Coming to the Market
3:20 How the New EV OEMs Can Succeed
4:25 How EV Pickups Fit into the Fleet Market
7:08 Does an EV Pickup Work in a Last-Mile Delivery Environment?
8:44 Thoughts on the F-150 Hybrid Truck
9:53 EV Pickup Performance Outside of the Urban Environment
11:28 Battery Costs and Battery Ranges