Ford will expose details of its new, zero-emission, all-electric E-Transit van on Nov. 12, 2020.
Ford President and CEO Jim Farley, and people of Ford’s Commercial Vehicle team, could have a virtual unveiling for the new E-Transit on Nov. 12 at 8:00AM EST on Ford’s brand new digital platform, Ford Horizon.
Early in the day this season, Ford announced the Ford E-Transit would hit the U.S. marketplace for the 2022 model-year. It is provided with a few chassis choices and is aimed at helping businesses attain sustainability objectives and less cost of ownership, the automaker stated.
The all-electric E-Transit, that will be American-built, is element of Ford’s a lot more than $11.5 billion investment in electrification through 2022. The all-electric Ford Transit chassis options should include cargo van, cutaway and chassis cab, plus three roof levels and three body lengths.
A recent survey from Ford revealed that customers around the world are increasingly taking into consideration the environmental effect of deliveries. Here is a snapshot below on a number of the outcomes of the survey:
- Care about their carbon impact. Over 60per cent of Us americans and 68% of Uk citizens value the environmental impact of delivering products for their houses.
- Available to electrified delivery solutions. In all three countries surveyed (U.S., U.K., Germany), half participants said they’d choose a green delivery solution over a gas-powered one if cost and arrival times had been the same, with 54percent inside U.S. and almost 60per cent within the U.K. saying exactly the same.
- Wait much longer become ‘green’: Whether or not they’d to hold back longer for a delivery via zero emissions vans, near 1 / 2 of Us americans and British citizens stated they might do this.