Tatra Trucks completing first hydrogen vehicle prototype

Published: 16.05.2023 Related countries:  Japan Japan

Tatra Trucks plans to complete the first prototype of a hydrogen carin September or October 2023.

Research and development directorRadomir Smolka specified that the automaker is now working onseveral alternative drive systems for its cars. The most advanced isthe project of a heavy truck with hydrogen fuel cells, which is beingbuilt in cooperation with its partners on the chassis of the newgeneration of the Tatra Force model series in the 8x8 design. Thevehicle is intended for operation in mines and will carry theelectricity source with it. A fuel cell propulsion system is one way toachieve this.