The all-electric Ford E-Transit has been named What Automobile? Van of the Yr.
Judges praised the E-Transit’s lengthy electrical vary of as much as 196 miles.
Along with taking the general Van of the Yr accolade, the Ford E-Transit was named Greatest Electrical Van and Greatest Giant Van.
The Ford Transit is the UK’s hottest giant van, with greater than 25,000 having been bought between January and September this yr alone.
Since manufacturing of the unique Transit started in 1965, greater than three million have been bought within the UK, spanning a number of variations and generations.
In 2021, gross sales of electrical vans have been up by 261.8% in contrast with the earlier yr, representing a market share of shut to eight.5%.
What Automobile? Vans editor Darren Moss mentioned: “The Ford E-Transit represents a watershed second for electrical vans. With a configuration accessible to go well with most companies, efficiency that may enable you to hold tempo with the minimize and thrust of city visitors or stand up to motorway speeds rapidly, and an extended electrical vary, the E-Transit leads in nearly each space.”
Full record of What Automobile? Van and Business Automobile Awards winners
- Greatest Compact Van – Ford Transit Courier
- Greatest Small Van – Renault Kangoo
- Greatest Medium Van – Ford Transit Customized
- Greatest Giant Van – Ford E-Transit
- Greatest Electrical Van – Ford E-Transit
- Greatest Business SUV – Dacia Duster Business
- Greatest Business Decide-up Truck – Toyota Hilux
- Greatest Automobile-based Van – Toyota Corolla Business
- Greatest Van-based MPV – Volkswagen ID Buzz
- Greatest Campervan – Mercedes-Benz V-Class Marco Polo
- Total Van of the Yr – Ford E-Transit