Caterpillars new electric drive

AFTER years of monitoring industry developments Caterpillar concluded in 2004 that the time was right to develop Caterpillar electric-drive trucks. And while expected this was its most significant news at the show. After four years of development and thousands of hours of testing the new trucks - 793F AC and 795F AC - were finally unveiled the larger of which is a completely new size class for Caterpillar which will allow it to compete directly with the Komatsu 930E and Hitachi EH5000.

AFTER years of monitoring industry developments, Caterpillar concluded in 2004 that the time was right to develop Caterpillar electric-drive trucks.

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