Press Releases
March 20, 2017

Motiv Power Systems Approved as a Ford Qualified Vehicle Modifier for Electric Powertrains for Commercial Work Trucks and Buses

At The Work Truck Show in Indianapolis, IN, Ford announced the selection of Motiv Power Systems in their new eQVM program. With eQVM, Ford has expanded their Advanced Fuel Qualified Vehicle Modifier (QVM) program to include forward-thinking companies like Motiv that develop and install electrified and hydraulic hybrid powertrains for commercial use. Read more
August 18, 2016

Motiv Power Systems Opens New Headquarters to Support Electric Truck and Bus Growth and Jobs in California

Motiv Power Systems, leading manufacturer of electric truck and bus powertrains, is opening its new headquarters at 330 Hatch Drive in Foster City, California, today. Read more
May 3, 2016

Motiv Power Systems All-Electric Powertrain Integrated Into New Electric Truck Types Using Ford E450 Chassis

California Truck Equipment Company (CTEC), Downey, CA and Rockport Commercial Vehicles, Elkhart, IN are two of the latest vehicle builders to offer all-electric versions of their existing commercial vehicles - maintenance work trucks and box trucks respectively. Read more
March 1, 2016

Morgan Olson and Motiv Power Systems Partner on All-Electric Delivery Trucks

The award-winning and extremely versatile all-electric powertrain supplier for trucks and buses and North America's leading manufacturer of walk-in vans announced today a partnership to put more all-electric delivery trucks on America's roads.  Read more
February 16, 2016

AmeriPride Services Receives First of 10 New All-Electric Delivery Trucks from Motiv Power Systems

AmeriPride Services, a leading textile rental services and supply company in North America, today announced plans to replace 20 percent of the fleet at its Vernonbranch with electric delivery trucks equipped with Motiv Power Systems All-Electric Powertrains. Read more
January 20, 2016

Motiv Power Systems and Creative Bus Sales Partner to Build a Zero-Emission All-Electric School Bus

Continuing to demonstrate its collaborative approach to greening America's fleets, Motiv Power Systems and Creative Bus Sales, Inc announced they will partner on a new all-electric school bus. Read more
January 13, 2015

Motiv Electric Bus Technology Powers Mountain View Community Shuttle Buses

Four new all electric community shuttle buses, funded by Google in a two year pilot project, are on the road in Mountain View, California. Read more
November 12, 2014

Motiv Power Systems Wins Popular Science’s 2014 Best of What’s New Award in Green Category

Motiv Power Systems, the electric truck leader and top supplier of control systems to the growing electric truck market, is proud to announce that its electric Powertrain Control System (ePCS) has been awarded a 2014 Best of What's New Award in Green Technology from Popular Science. Read more
September 16, 2014

First All-Electric Garbage Truck in North America, Developed by Motiv Power Systems, Hits the Road in Chicago

The City of Chicago is now home to the first and only all-electric garbage truck in North America.  Designed by Motiv Power Systems, the Electric Refuse Vehicle, or ERV, was made possible using Motiv's modular, plug-and-play electric Powertrain Control System (ePCS) technology and in collaboration with Chicago's existing refuse truck vendors.  Read more
June 30, 2014

Motiv Power Systems Raises $7.3 Million for Electric Truck Powertrain Production

The electric truck leader and top supplier of control systems to the growing electric truck market, Motiv Power Systems, raised $7.3 million in growth capital from investors led by Colorado's Magness Investment Group. Read more

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