Mullen Automotive (NASDAQ: MULN), an emerging electric vehicle (“EV”) manufacturer, has started the initial validation testing of its exclusive Class 2 EV cargo van. The testing is taking place at Mullen’s Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering Center (“AMEC”), which is located in Tunica, Mississippi. Based on a 144-inch wheelbase, Mullen’s Class 2 EV cargo van features a 78.8-kWh battery pack as well as rear-wheel drive and a modular 460-cubic-foot cargo area. In addition, the vehicle offers a range of more than 200 miles and a maximum payload of 3,296 pounds.
“Our Class 2 EV cargo van initial validation testing has begun at our AMEC facility in Tunica,” said Mullen Automotive CEO and chair David Michery in the press release. “The Mullen One is our first major manufacturing program out of our Tunica facility, and the entire team in California and Mississippi is excited to be working on the EV Cargo