Do you hear it? That’s the sound of a cleaner, quieter energy. Energy that restores the environment and the soul – positive energy. It’s the sound of the revolutionary, all-electric MT50e walk-in van chassis from Freightliner Custom Chassis.

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150 — 170 Miles


70 mph @ 23,000 lb. GVWR


50–60% less maintenance


8-year/150k-mile battery warranty


Less noise, heat and vibration


Zero emission

MT50e Chassis diagram

Positive Operation

The MT50e is the result of a collaboration between three of the industry’s most innovative engineering leaders – Daimler Trucks North America, Proterra and Freightliner Custom Chassis – to create a fully-electric chassis that meets the rigorous demands of last-mile delivery without sacrificing power and performance.

Exclusive Proterra Battery System

  • 226 kWh = 303 HP
  • Up to 170 mile range
  • Full charge in 3 hours
  • 70 mph @ 23,000 lb. GVWR

Walk-In AdVANtages

  • Class 5/6
  • 16,000–23,000 lb. GVWR
  • 178” wheel base
  • No reduction in cargo volume capacity

Dana S9000r eAxle

  • Connects directly to motor
  • No power loss

OptiView Instrument Cluster

  • Fully-integrated all-digital LCD
  • Real-time efficiency feedback
  • Clear navigation
  • Turn signal cameras

Additional Features

  • Traction & stability controls
  • Premium 4-wheel hydraulic disc brakes
  • Single-piece steel straight-rail frame

Positive Ownership

A low-maintenance design backed by the industry’s best warranty coverage and a national support network make the MT50e the perfect answer for a practical, all-electric alternative to gas-powered delivery fleet vehicles.


  • Up to 60% less powertrain service
  • Up to 50% cheaper than diesel


  • Easily accessible components
  • Liquid cooling package
  • Minimal additional technical training


  • 50-state EPA and CARB certified
  • Reduces greenhouse gas emissions
  • Complies with governmental guidelines


  • 8-year/150k mile battery warranty
  • Industry-leading chassis warranty


  • FCCC 24/7 Support
  • 700+ Location Freightliner service network
  • Detroit eFill charging network

Positive Impact

The MT50e is designed to be kind – to the drivers that spend many hours behind the wheel, the communities they serve and the planet we all share.

Reduced Driver Fatigue

  • Low heat
  • Low noise
  • Low vibration
  • High ceiling, low entry

Increased Driver Safety

  • Traction and stability controls
  • 360° camera
  • Turn signal camera
  • Curbside exit


  • Zero emissions
  • Decreased noise pollution
  • Improved air quality
  • Reduced fossil fuels
Positive Investment

Take a behind-the-scenes look at how the all-new, all-electric MT50e commercial-grade walk-in van chassis combines Freightliner Custom Chassis’ legendary performance with Proterra’s advanced EV technology to generate incredible power and range – with zero emissions.

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The world is ready for the MT50e. Are you?

Experience the positive energy of the MT50e for yourself. FCCC MT50e Specialists are ready to answer your questions today.

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