Ford announces a Ford Transit Custom plug-in hybrid electric van today at the Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle 2017 event in Millbrook, UK. The commercial van provides a glimpse at Ford's electrification technologies for the commercial van and truck market. Ford is expecting to put this van into production in 2019.
The van is
The Ford Transit has been king of commercial van sales in the US for many months. While it struggled in July, it is now back on top for the month of August. Although the numbers are down significantly when compared to last year.
The other notable figure on this list is the
The Ford Transit has been king of commercial van sales in the US for many months. However, in the month of July 2017 Ford reported a massive decline in sales of -67.3%. Due to this drastic drop-off, the Chevy Express was able to take the number one spot in commercial
What is the 2017 Mercedes-Benz Metris? Is it a minivan for families? Is it a commercial cargo vehicle? Is it a commercial shuttle vehicle. Mercedes designed it to be versatile. Team TFL has a couple of different views on how the Metris can be best used.
It is a "midsize" van with
When we think minivans, we usually think about the traditional market leaders -- Chrysler/Dodge, Honda, Toyota, Kia and Nissan. They all come with three rows of seats and are optimized to transport typically six or seven tall people in great comfort, with ease of ingress/egress, and ample space for luggage