Chinese electric vehicle manufacturer BYD has set its sights on the European market with plans to launch a range of electric trucks later this year. BYD Europe said it will launch a full range of battery electric commercial vehicles (BEV) in Europe this year, including a panel van, a yard tractor and 7.5-tonne and 19-tonne rigid distribution trucks. The move follows BYD’s announcement last week that it has signed a joint venture with Toyota’s commercial and diesel vehicle subsidiary Hino […]
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Construction firm FM Conway has installed technology to its electric vans to ensure they are audible when operating on noisy building sites.
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