Ford will expose details of its brand new, zero-emission, all-electric E-Transit van on Nov. 12, 2020.
Ford President and CEO Jim Farley, alongside users of Ford’s Commercial Vehicle team, has a virtual unveiling for the brand new E-Transit on Nov. 12 at 8:00AM EST on Ford’s brand new digital platform, Ford Horizon.
Previously this year, Ford announced the Ford E-Transit would strike the U.S. marketplace for the 2022 model-year. It’ll be offered with several framework choices and is aimed at helping organizations attain sustainability goals and a lower life expectancy price of ownership, the automaker said.
The all-electric E-Transit, which is American-built, is part of Ford’s over $11.5 billion investment in electrification through 2022. The all-electric Ford Transit framework options includes cargo van, cutaway and framework cab, plus three roof levels and three human anatomy lengths.
A current study from Ford unveiled that clients around the world are increasingly taking into consideration the ecological impact of deliveries. The following is a snapshot below on some of the outcomes of the study:
- Worry about their carbon footprint. Over 60% of Americans and 68per cent of Uk citizens worry about environmentally friendly effect of delivering products for their homes.
- Open to electrified delivery services. In every three nations surveyed (U.S., U.K., Germany), half participants stated they’d choose a green distribution solution over a gas-powered one if cost and arrival times had been equivalent, with 54percent within the U.S. and almost 60% into the U.K. saying equivalent.
- Wait longer to be ‘green’: Even in the event they had to wait much longer for a delivery via zero emissions vans, close to 50 % of People in america and British citizens stated they’d achieve this.