Los Angeles, California, July 6, 2021 – GreenPower Motor Company Inc. (NASDAQ: GP) (TSXV: GPV) (“GreenPower”), a leading manufacturer and distributor of zero-emission, electric-powered medium and heavy-duty vehicles, today announced that it has teamed with WeDriveU to add EV Stars to its electric shuttle fleet. As the leader in transportation solutions for workplaces and campuses, the purpose-built all-electric EV Star will be integral in the expansion of WeDriveU’s zero emissions fleet for customers across the U.S. Greenpower expects to deliver the first EV Star to WeDriveU in the current quarter with additional units planned by the end of the calendar year.
Ryne Shetterly, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at GreenPower, commented, “WeDriveU has demoed our vehicle with accounts and the real-world data that was accumulated was certainly helpful in making this partnership happen.” Shetterly added, “The EV Star will be deployed and in service by the end of the year at one of the most recognizable companies in the world and we believe WeDriveU is the catalyst that will help grow similar relationships.”
Tim Wayland, Chief Commercial Officer at WeDriveU added, “Fleet electrification continues to expand as major companies and universities are advocating for a more sustainable approach. By securing vehicles and infrastructure, WeDriveU is positioned to be the zero emission shuttle operator of choice.”
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About GreenPower Motor Company Inc.
GreenPower designs, builds and distributes a full suite of high-floor and low-floor all-electric medium and heavy-duty vehicles, including transit buses, school buses, shuttles, cargo van, and a cab and chassis. GreenPower employs a clean-sheet design to manufacture all-electric vehicles that are purpose built to be battery powered with zero emissions while integrating global suppliers for key components. This OEM platform allows GreenPower to meet the specifications of various operators while providing standard parts for ease of maintenance and accessibility for warranty requirements. GreenPower was founded in Vancouver, Canada with primary operational facilities in southern California. Listed on the Toronto exchange since November 2015, GreenPower completed its U.S. IPO and NASDAQ listing in August 2020. For further information go to www.greenpowermotor.com.
WeDriveU is the leader in transportation solutions, specializing in shuttles for companies, universities and hospitals. Recognized as a pioneer in mobility, WeDriveU is a strategic partner to the world’s top brands, with client programs that consistently earn awards for excellence in commuting and sustainability. Visit https://www.wedriveu.com.
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