Monday 22nd Oct 2018 - Logistics Manager Magazine

Ford delivers first electric vans

Ford and Azure Dynamics have begun shipping the first Ford Transit Connect Electrics to early customers in the UK and North America for a demonstration project.

The all-electric commercial vans are built on the Ford Transit Connect vehicle body and , equipped with Azure Dynamics’ Force Drive battery electric powertrain.

They are being assembled by AM General at its facility in Livonia, Michigan and are reaching the market 13 months after the collaboration to develop the zero-emissions vehicle was first announced.