Ideanomics & VIA Display VTRUX Platform at Work Truck Week

March 9, 2023 • By News/Media Release • Work Truck Magazine Ideanomics and its subsidiary VIA Motors jointly exhibited at Work Truck Week 2023 in Indianapolis. The Ideanomics and VIA booth introduced the VTRUX Class 3 medium-duty electric work truck, featuring a Knapheide stake body. Visitors also had the opportunity to take schedule a ride and drive. VIA Motors also partnered with Morgan […]

Ideanomics Completes VIA Motors Acquisition

January 26, 2023 • By Lauren Fletcher First announced in August 2021, Ideanomics has finalized the acquisition of VIA Motors. Ideanomics and VIA will now collaborate to pair VIA’s electric work trucks with Ideanomics Energy’s turnkey charging solutions.   As part of this, Ideanomics Energy will become Via’s preferred charging solutions provider. This relationship will enable customers to unleash the full […]

VIA Motors : VIA Delivers Electric Work Trucks.

VIA Motors : VIA Delivers Electric Work Trucks. By Marcus Kääpä/David Knott, Published January 13, 2023 VIA Motors stands at the forefront of electric truck chassis development with its revolutionary VDRIVE™ skateboard architecture and VTRUX® portfolio of EV work trucks. We speak to executive members of the company to learn more about the electric drive […]

VIA Motors: Class 2-5 Tailored Electric Work Trucks that Get the Job Done.

Class 2-5 tailored electric work trucks that get the job done. VIA Motors designs and manufactures class 2-5 electric work trucks, based on their industry leading “VDRIVE” skateboard platform. VDRIVE by VIA The VDRIVE Skateboard allows for a 21” low load floor height and a driver-forward design, opening up volume for the cargo area and […]

To lure EV jobs, Michigan promoting, training workforce

By Carol Cain Free Press Business Columnist Make no bones about it, one of Michigan’s calling cards for competing for manufacturers of EVs, trucks, batteries and related businesses gearing up for the power revolution is our unique talent base, specifically automotive engineering and technology, which are darn near embedded in our region’s DNA. It’s certainly […]

VIA Motors Is On Track To Deliver

While past experience doesn’t guarantee future success, it certainly does bode well if the objective is to build a company into a major OEM capable of competing with anything and everything out there. That is no small task when one considers the ever-growing list of EV players in the marketplace. However, VIA Motors is not […]

VIA Motors secures order for 2,000 Class 3 electric chassis cabs

by Charles Morris VIA Motors is one of the most venerable names in the commercial EV space—we’ve been covering the company since its 2010 founding. The company got a lot of early press, thanks to its mediagenic chairman, the unlikely EV pioneer Bob Lutz, but later dropped off the radar. The commercial EV market has been frustratingly […]

Q&A: VIA Delivers

By Lauren Fletcher ​ VIA Motors is not the newest entry into the electric vehicle market. It has more than a decade of experience in vehicle and fleet electrification. Founded in 2010, the electric vehicle development and manufacturing company began converting General Motors vehicles into plug-in hybrids but are now introducing a portfolio of fully electric commercial […]