According to the Detroit Free Press, Chrysler wants to build a battery-powered version of its ENVI Chrysler Town & Country minivan to become the mail delivery vehicle of choice for the U.S. Postal Service.
The automaker will apply for funding from the Department of Energy’s program that would enable it to build a demonstration fleet. Chrysler hopes to have as many as 250 ready for next year.
And USPS will be working with utility companies to develop recharging stations at Post Officesin Ann Arbor, Detroit, North Carolina and Long Island, NY.
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