They’re not the types of vehicles usually seen on a military base.
One is a low-speed electric vehicle that averages 20 mph on flat terrain and 15 mph going uphill.
The other is a 2013 hybrid Ford Fusion that’s so quiet it’s hard to tell whether it is even running.
Ronald Price, the transportation chief at Fort Gordon, said both are the future at the Army post.
“Some people on post prefer larger trucks and vehicles, but this is what we are moving towards, because it better serves our purpose of carrying out missions more fuel efficiently,” Price said.