B.C.’s Vicinity Motors touts growth with US$100-million order for its new Class 3 electric truck

The agreement, between Vicinity and B.C. automotive retailer Pioneer Auto Group, will see at least 1,000 VMC 1200 Class 3 electric trucks delivered by the end of 2023

Electric pickups have the range and economy to replace most combustion pickups, says Geotab study

Fleet tracking firm’s research shows that early adopters — like the City of Richmond, which recently bought four Ford F-150 Lightnings — are making a prudent choice, with electric pickups currently able to do the job of combustion engine pickups in 76 per cent of use cases studied