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Plug-in hybrid Ford F-250 to debut in March

A hybrid version of the Ford F-250 pick-up truck will make its debut at the NTEA Work Truck Show this March. XL, formerly XL Hybrids, will show the plug-in F-250 that employs its electrification platform. The company had previously released a plug-in hybrid F-150 and a standard hybrid F-250. The company caters to municipal and utility fleets, according to a…

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Hybrid pick-ups hit the market in California

XL Hybrids will introduce a hybrid F-250, in addition to both a hybrid and hybrid plug-in F-150, in Indianapolis next week. XL Hybrids was the first modifier to attain certification in Ford’s Electrification Qualified Vehicle Modifier (eQVM) program. XL’s hybrid advantage allows its modified vehicles to attain up to a 25% increase in mpg. For pick-up trucks, this mpg increase…

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XL Hybrids to provide F-250 hybrid vehicles

XL Hybrids has announced it will begin producing a hybrid electric drive system for 2018 Ford Super Duty F-250 pickups in 2018. The company has adapted its XL3 powertrain technology for the F-250 trucks based on demand from fleet customers who are seeking even better fuel efficiency from Ford’s popular work trucks. This will be the first time that Ford…

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Fleet customers can soon choose Ford F-150 with hybrid powertrain

Gas 2.0 reports that fleet customers will soon be able to choose the popular Ford F-150 pickup truck with a hybrid powertrain. XL Hybrids turns a standard vehicle into a plug-in hybrid electric pickup truck. The system delivers a 50% increase in fuel economy while reducing carbon dioxide emissions significantly. Read more.

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