Ford will reveal details of its brand new, zero-emission, all-electric E-Transit van on Nov. 12, 2020.
Ford President and CEO Jim Farley, along with users of Ford’s Commercial car team, has a digital unveiling regarding the brand new E-Transit on Nov. 12 at 8:00AM EST on Ford’s brand new electronic platform, Ford Horizon.
Earlier in the day this season, Ford announced the Ford E-Transit would strike the U.S. market for the 2022 model-year. It’ll be provided with several chassis choices and is aimed at assisting companies attain sustainability objectives and a lowered price of ownership, the automaker said.
The all-electric E-Transit, which will be American-built, is section of Ford’s significantly 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 current study from Ford revealed that customers throughout the world are increasingly thinking about the environmental effect of deliveries. Listed here is a snapshot below on a few of the results of the survey:
- Care about their carbon impact. Over 60% of Us citizens and 68per cent of Uk citizens value environmentally friendly effect of delivering items to their houses.
- Available to electrified distribution solutions. In all three countries surveyed (U.S., U.K., Germany), 1 / 2 of participants stated they’d choose a green delivery solution over a gas-powered one if cost and arrival times had been similar, with 54% within the U.S. and nearly 60per cent into the U.K. saying the same.
- Wait longer to be ‘green’: Even if they had to attend much longer for a delivery via zero emissions vans, close to half People in the us and Uk citizens stated they might do this.