Xos Adds New Classes 6-8 BEVs, Software

Xos McLane Co. agreed to a pilot program with 10 Xos HDXT vehicles. (Xos Inc.)

Xos Inc. announced two new commercial medium- and heavy-duty electric vehicles as well as its connected vehicle ecosystem.

June 7, 2022
Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel

Xos, Allison to Partner on Classes 7-8 Electric Vehicles

Xos The Xos HDXT is a Class 8 heavy-duty electric tractor designed for regional-haul fleets. (Xos Inc.)

Xos Inc., a manufacturer and services provider of Classes 5-8 battery-electric vehicles, powertrains, charging infrastructure and fleet management software, announced a strategic partnership with Allison Transmission Inc. to jointly develop heavy-duty Classes 7-8 commercial electric vehicles.

May 16, 2022
Business, Technology, Fuel

Xos Sends Out BEVs to Help Feed Those in Need

Xos volunteers Xos volunteers and a group from Compton Elementary School at the Race to Feed event on Nov. 21. (Xos Inc.)

Employees at electric truck maker Xos decided something was equally vital as strong financial metrics: performing acts of generosity within the community.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
November 23, 2021
Business, Technology, Equipment

Xos Adds Additional Proprietary Battery Systems

Xos Lyra Series battery pack Batteries of the Lyra Series come in two sizes: Lyra 30 (29.4 kWh) and Lyra 60 (61.8 kWh). (Xos Inc.)

Electric truck maker Xos Inc. announced its second series of proprietary battery systems.

November 15, 2021
Business, Technology, Fuel

Xos to Use Cox Automotive Mobility for Battery Remanufacturing

Xos A Xos truck on display. (TT File Photo)

Xos Inc., a manufacturer of Classes 5-8 battery-electric commercial vehicles, announced a collaboration with Cox Automotive Mobility to leverage the automotive services provider’s remanufacturing capabilities for Xos battery packs.

September 27, 2021
Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel

Xos Introduces Mobile Charging Station

Xos Hub mobile charging station Xos Hub can can charge up to five vehicles at a time and fit in the space of about two parking spots. (Business Wire)

Xos Inc., a manufacturer of Classes 5-8 electric commercial vehicles, announced the Xos Hu mobile charging station. It is intended as a custom-built alternative to installed charging infrastructure.

September 10, 2021
Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel

Xos Is Latest Electric Truck Maker to Debut as Public Company

Xos An Xos electric truck on display at an industry show. (TT file photo)

Los Angeles-based Xos Inc., which is developing fully electric Classes 5-8 commercial vehicles for last-mile service, announced the completion of its business combination with NextGen Acquisition Corp. The combined company will have the name Xos Inc. and its shares began trading Aug. 20 on the Nasdaq Capital Market under the symbol XOS.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
August 20, 2021
Business, Technology, Equipment, Top 100

Xos to Supply FedEx Ground With 120 Medium-Duty EVs

Xos truck An Xos truck at an industry trade show. (TT File Photo)

Xos Inc., a manufacturer of Classes 5-8 electric commercial vehicles, announced an agreement to deliver 120 zero-emission, medium-duty electric trucks to 35 different FedEx Ground operators in five states.

August 9, 2021
Business, Technology, Equipment

Xos Forms Powertrain Division

Xos truck An Xos truck on display at an industry trade show. Powered by Xos, the new powertrain division, will have offerings that include high-voltage batteries, power distribution and management componentry. (TT File Photo)

Electric truck manufacturer Xos Inc. announced it established a new powertrain division called Powered by Xos.

June 18, 2021
Business, Technology, Fuel

Commercial Vehicle Group Partners With Xos

Xos truck Xos via YouTube

Commercial Vehicle Group announced a partnership with commercial electric vehicle manufacturer Xos Inc. to develop sustainability initiatives intended to champion innovation and solutions for growing macro-trends in the marketplace.

March 5, 2021