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 side members of Ford’s Commercial car group, need a digital unveiling regarding the brand new E-Transit on Nov. 12 at 8:00AM EST on Ford’s new digital platform, Ford Horizon.
Earlier in 2010, Ford announced the Ford E-Transit would hit the U.S. market for the 2022 model-year. It’ll be provided with several chassis choices and is aimed at assisting organizations achieve sustainability goals and a lowered cost of ownership, the automaker stated.
The all-electric E-Transit, that will be American-built, is element 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 framework cab, plus three roof levels and three body lengths.
A recent study from Ford revealed that customers across the globe are increasingly considering the ecological effect of deliveries. Here is a snapshot below on a number of the outcomes of the study:
- Worry about their carbon impact. Over 60per cent of Americans and 68percent of Uk citizens worry about environmentally friendly impact of delivering goods for their homes.
- Open to electrified distribution solutions. In every three nations surveyed (U.S., U.K., Germany), 50 % of participants stated they’d choose a green delivery solution over a gas-powered one if cost and arrival times had been exactly the same, with 54per cent inside U.S. and nearly 60percent within the U.K. saying the same.
- Wait much longer become ‘green’: Even if that they had to wait longer for a delivery via zero emissions vans, near to 1 / 2 of Us citizens and British residents stated they’d do this.