Ford Motor Company and Volkswagen have revealed more details of their joint alliance to develop commercial and electric vehicles. The agreement aims to support faster advancement of vehicle innovation, incorporating relevant new technologies, delivering better utility and offering more model choices. A city delivery van is planned to be available in 2021, based on the latest Caddy model and developed and built by Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles. A highly differentiated Ford electric vehicle for Europe will follow by 2023, built on […]
A £19.3bn plan to install overhead charging cables for electric lorries on the slow lanes of the UK’s motorways, which could help the UK meet its 200 zero carbon emissions target, has been published this week. If the plans get government approval a £80m pilot programme could to be rolled out along 40 miles of the M180 between the A156 and the M18 in South Yorkshire. The site has been earmarked because of its high levels of HGV traffic from […]
London haulier ELB Partners has hit out at the government for “moving the goalposts” on plans to phase out diesel engines.
Yorkshire duo Magtec and Paneltex are now ready to put their 7.5-tonne electric truck into series production.