Mullen Automotive (NASDAQ: MULN), an emerging electric vehicle (“EV”) manufacturer, is partnering with Rapid Response Defense Systems (“RRDS”) to produce Class 1 EV cargo vans for federal government orders, including potential large-scale vehicle fleet orders. According to the announcement, RRDS is one of the country’s leading small business federal contractors and has been awarded and delivered on more than 2,500 federal government delivery orders since 2014. The company has stated that Mullen’s commercial Class 1 EV cargo van, which launches this year and is the only Class 1 EV van in the space, is a strategic fit for its federal government business. “RRDS is all about providing solutions to the federal government,” said Mullen Automotive manager of government sales Ronald Dixon in the press release. “Whether its designing products to meet Department of Defense mission requirements or enhancing supply chain logistics, they have a remarkable success record. In addition, RRDS will be a key vehicle supplier to the General Service Administration in an awarded five-year, multibillion-dollar vehicle contract. We are focused on selling our EV products to the federal government and view this relationship as a strategic step in accomplishing that goal.”
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About Mullen Automotive Inc.
Mullen Automotive is a Southern California-based automotive company building the next generation of electric vehicles (“EVs”) that will be manufactured in its two United States-based assembly plants. Mullen’s EV development portfolio includes the Mullen FIVE EV Crossover, Mullen I-GO Commercial Urban Delivery EV, Mullen Commercial Class 1-3 EVs and Bollinger Motors, which features both the B1 and B2 electric SUV trucks and Class 4-6 commercial offerings. On Sept. 7, 2022, Bollinger Motors became a majority-owned EV truck company of Mullen Automotive, and on Dec. 1, 2022, Mullen closed on the acquisition of all of Electric Last Mile Solutions’ (“ELMS”) assets, including all IP and a 650,000-square-foot plant in Mishawaka, Indiana. To learn more about the company, visit www.MullenUSA.com.
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