Production will begin for trucks with R and S cabs with 400 or 450 kW of engine power.
The low-entry 4×2 buses’ batteries offer up to 520 kWh energy storage capacity.
Mexican food giant Grupo Bimbo orders seven electric trucks – Scania’s first electric truck fleet in Latin America.
Scania says it has 640 orders to date and counting for the electric regional trucks.
The funds will be used for additional investment in the development of battery-electric vehicles.
Sundell will be part of Scania’s Executive Board.
Camilla Dewoon will also be part of Scania’s executive board, reporting to Christian Levin, president and CEO.
Effective October 1, 2022, Tällberg will also serve as a member of the Scania Executive Board.
Scania’s new Super engine, a 13-liter inline six, took part in this year’s Green Truck test held on German public roads.
Scania has now expanded its decarbonization targets to include targets for emissions in its supply chain.
Scania will invest about 975 million SEK (about $104 million USD) for a new test track, and to extend existing ones.
Scania’s average diesel consumption on the test track was 27.1 l/100 km, followed by Volvo (28.2) and MAN (29.8).