February 27th 2012
Hazelwood, Mo. (Feb. 27, 2012) - Emerald Automotive, the low emissions van company, today released the first photographs of its demonstrator vehicles, currently being tested at the world-renown Millbrook Proving Ground in the United Kingdom.
"I am delighted to see the vehicles in action, being put through their paces as part of the van development program." said Emerald Automotive CEO Andy Tempest. "Full credit must be given to our engineering team and technical partners who have worked tirelessly over the past 18 months to meet all our demanding cost, design and milestone targets. This is a considerable achievement given that the t-001 is an all new vehicle designed from the ground up. This is a very proud moment and another significant achievement in our company's development."
About Emerald Automotive
Emerald Automotive, based in Hazelwood, MO, is the development and production company that will bring to market the all new, lightweight, electric range extended, low emissions delivery vehicle the t-001 for global distribution beginning in 2014. The vehicle, specifically designed for global fleet customers, will reduce emissions by 80 percent and reduce lifetime costs for fleet operators. The t-001 has a range of more than 450 miles with no compromise on performance and payload.