Electric police vehicles are something that we see from time to time, but an electric fire truck is a rare sight.
Kreisel Electric Fire Truck
This particular one was built by Kreisel Electric in Austria and is a fully functional vehicle in Linz.
According to Kreisel Electric, these types of vehicles are another perfect fit for electric conversions because typically a fire truck covers only short distances and charging can be done in between calls.
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The base for the conversion was a Mercedes Sprinter.
- up to 100 miles (160 km) of range
- 86 kWh battery capacity (pack weight: 620 kg)
- 120 kW electric motor
- fast charging in 1 hour and 20 minutes to 90% using 50 kW charger
- total weight: 5,300 kg