The US-Spec VW ID. Buzz & The Future of the Nomad

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Tue, 20 Jun 2023 14:02:18 +0000

Volkswagen ID. BuzzA couple of weeks ago, Volkswagen finally revealed the version of the ID. Buzz van we’ll get to purchase here in the United States. In this article, I want to discuss what we got compared to what the concept showed, and then focus on how the vehicle is still a big milestone for the industry. […]

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FedEx Canada Adds 50 Brightdrop Electric Delivery Vans, Merchants Fleet Orders 12,500 Electric RAM Vans

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Sat, 17 Jun 2023 01:12:27 +0000

electric delivery vanFedEx Canada this week is touting the fact that it has added 50 Brightdrop Zevo 600 electric delivery vans to service the needs of customers in Toronto, Montreal, and Surrey. The fact that the Brightdrop vans are manufactured in Canada is a plus. FedEx has set a goal of transitioning to an all-electric fleet of […]

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FedEx Deploys its First Ten Electric Delivery Vans in South Africa

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Thu, 15 Jun 2023 18:45:08 +0000

FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), has deployed its first 10 electric vehicles in South Africa, as part of the company’s continuing efforts to reduce its carbon footprint and promote sustainable logistics. FedEx says introducing EVs in South Africa marks an important milestone for the company as it works towards its goal […]

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NREL & Volvo Group To Chart Course Toward Zero-Emission Commercial Vehicles

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Thu, 01 Jun 2023 03:23:16 +0000

In collaboration with Volvo Group, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) researchers charted a path forward for achieving a zero-emission future for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles (MHDVs). Together, the industry/research team explored the current status and mapped the opportunity space and the requirements for various technologies that could help turn that vision into reality. A recent […]

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Compact Commercial Vehicle Makers Share Common Platform for Mini-Van BEV

Credit to Author: Raymond Tribdino| Date: Thu, 25 May 2023 21:35:28 +0000

Japanese car makers Daihatsu, Suzuki, and Toyota came together to launch a single platform mini-commercial van battery electric prototypes at the Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA) exhibit which ran along with the G7 Hiroshima Summit. The G7 Summit followed the ASEAN Summit in Jakarta, where EV and battery production was also one of the main […]

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SAIC’s Maxus Launches The eDeliver 7 Electric Van In the UK, Orders Open In July

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Mon, 24 Apr 2023 15:28:27 +0000

There is a lot of good news in the UK van market. Deliveries of battery-electric vans were up by 32.7% last month compared to March 2022. This was driven by an increasing choice of models, which makes switching to zero emission vehicles more compelling. 2,534 BEV vans were sold in March. The electric van market […]

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Battery-Electric Van Sales Continue To Grow In The UK, Up 32.7% For March Compared With Last Year

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Thu, 06 Apr 2023 13:30:39 +0000

Mercedes eSprinterThe overall UK new light commercial vehicle (LCV) market grew for the third consecutive month in March, rising by 17.3% to 47,634 units, according to the latest figures published today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). March is traditionally a high volume month due to the new number plate. Number plate changes […]

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