Mullen Automotive to Debut Commercial EVs at Tunica Plant Event

What’s Happening

Mullen Automotive, Inc., an emerging player in the electric vehicle (EV) sector, has made public its plans for a commercial EV launch event. Scheduled to take place on August 24, 2023, this event will mark the roll-out of Mullen’s first Class 3 vehicles from the production line, all set for delivery to customers.

The launch event is slated to take place at Mullen’s assembly plant in Tunica, Mississippi. The agenda for the day includes a factory tour, company presentation, and demonstrations of the vehicles. The guest list will comprise a select group of media representatives, customers, dealers, vehicle upfitters, suppliers, and local leadership.

Why It Matters

Mullen’s CEO and Chairman, David Michery, expressed anticipation towards this significant milestone, stating, “We are now in the final stages of vehicle production readiness and look forward to customer deliveries. We are excited to open up the Tunica assembly plant for tours and vehicle demonstrations.”

The Tunica assembly plant is noteworthy, boasting over 120,000 square feet of space and occupying over 100 acres. Its primary focus is on the production of Class 1 and Class 3 commercial EVs.

Key Points

  • Mullen’s launch event is set for August 24, 2023, at their Tunica assembly plant.
  • The event will feature factory tours, a company presentation, and vehicle demonstrations.
  • The Tunica assembly plant is over 120,000 square feet and resides on over 100 acres.
  • The facility focuses on the production of Class 1 and Class 3 commercial EVs.

Bottom Line

The spotlight of the event will be on Mullen THREE, an efficient Class 3 low cab forward EV truck. The truck features an 11,000 Gross Vehicle Weight Rating, a tight turning diameter of 38 feet, and superior visibility for enhanced maneuverability on narrow city streets. It is equipped to handle bodies up to 14 feet long and over 5,800 pounds of payload. Its design allows for an estimated (EPA) range of 130 miles and more cargo volume within a given overall length.

The commercial launch event will serve as a testament to Mullen’s commitment to developing innovative EV solutions. It represents a significant step in Mullen’s journey to stake its claim in the thriving EV marketplace.


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