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Press Release: Zenith-Motors : Zenith Motors Electric Shuttle & Cargo Vans are now Eligible for The New York Truck -- Voucher Incentive Program

BROOKLYN, NY / ACCESSWIRE / March 4, 2015 / Zenith Motors LLC, an alternative fuel conversion manufacturer, has announced today the Zenith Electric Vans are now eligible for the New York Truck -- Voucher Incentive Program (NYS -- VIP). This VIP program is designed to encourage fleet owners to shift into more efficient and cost-effective alternative-fueled vehicles promoting a cleaner air and a sustainable future for New York.Fleet owners that operate Class 3 to Class 8 vehicles in a 30-County area can apply for funding to purchase an all-electric Zenith Shuttle or Cargo Van. The voucher will offset the purchase price up to $49,844*. With the voucher, the Zenith Electric Cargo & Shuttle Vans are now competitively priced compared to traditional gasoline-powered vehicles. After New York's truck voucher and a federal tax Incentive of $7,500, the Zenith Electric Shuttle Van can be purchased for $37,956. For more information on Zenith Motors' eligible vehicles, visit the NYS -- VIP web page, http://www. truck-vip.ny.gov."We are extremely pleased to be working with CALStart and the NYS -- VIP, offering our New York fleet owners a zero emission shuttle or cargo van that is competitively priced and less expensive to operate than gasoline powered vehicles," said William Yung III, CEO of Zenith Motors LLC.NYS ­-- VIP is supported by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA). The program is a "first come, first serve" incentive program for the purchase of alternative-fuel vehicles and diesel emission control devices. Vendors that market and sell these technologies can apply for a voucher incentive to reduce the cost to the purchaser.The Zenith Electric Shuttle and Cargo Vans are 100% electric. These electric vans can travel up to 60 miles per hour with a range from 90 to 120 miles per charge (depending on the battery options chosen). The van can fully charge in 6.5 hours; an upgraded on board battery charger can reduce this time to 4 hours. The shuttle van seats up to 11 passengers, while the cargo van sports a payload capacity of 3,000lbs. Zenith Electric vans are saving fleet operators an estimated $100,000** over 300,000 miles.About Zenith MotorsZenith Motors LLC is a Wilder KY manufacturer of electric shuttle and cargo vans. Zenith Motors is proactively helping companies reduce their fleet operating costs by eliminating the cost of gasoline, reducing the maintenance costs and maximizing the up-time between scheduled maintenance. In addition to reducing fleet costs, Zenith's customers create a healthier community by driving electric shuttle vans that help in the reduction of carbon emissions and noise pollution. Please visit www.Zenith-Motors.com or contact us at 800-630-9833 for more information.*$49,844 is for Cargo Van purchases. Alternative product incentives are available. Please contact Zenith Motors for New York Truck Voucher Incentive Program requirements.**$100,000 saving is based on $4.00 a gallon fuel cost.Contact: Christine SmithZenith MotorsPhone [email protected]: Zenith Motors

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