Hyundai’s XCIENT Fuel Cell arrives in New Zealand
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Hyundai’s XCIENT Fuel Cell arrives in New Zealand

Hyundai’s hydrogen-powered XCIENT Fuel Cell truck has landed in New Zealand.

The first of five XCIENT Fuel Cell vehicles that are set to run on the nation’s road next year, running freight across the country, the delivery marks a significant milestone for the decarbonisation of New Zealand’s heavy-duty transportation.

Already, the XCIENT Fuel Cell is running in Switzerland and has proved a great success.

In a statement, Hyundai New Zealand, said, “The XCIENT is powered by a 350kW electronic motor with 2237Nm of torque. Driving energy is provided by a 180kW hydrogen fuel cell system with dual 90kW fuel cell stacks combined with a 72kWh battery.

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