Ranking The Range Of Electric Vans

According to statistics gathered by Nextgreencar.com, the electric vehicle market is strong. With the number of electric vehicles on our UK roads increasing year-on-year, it is clear the market is growing.

Their data shows that the number of new registrations of plug-in cars has increased from just 3,500 in 2013 to over 85,000 by the end of 2016. In addition, there are around 5,000 registered electric vans across the UK as well.

Ranking The Range Of Electric Vans

With interest and demand for electric vehicles on the rise, it’s no surprise that more businesses consider adding an electric van to their fleet. With so much choice, buyers can face a tough decision when choosing the right van for them. To help you along, commercial vans specialist Van Monster has some of the most popular electric vans against key characteristics such as battery range, speed and power.

Table 1

Name of van Release date Battery range (miles) 0-62mph time (secs) Top speed (mph) Minimum kerb weight (kg)
Renault Kangoo Z.E. All models out now except for revised model, which is due to arrive in late 2017 106 (Though a revised model revealed at the 2017 Brussels Motor Show is claimed to offer a range of 168 miles) 20.3 (for standard model)

 

22.4 (for Maxi Z.E., Maxi Crew Van Z.E. and Kangoo Maxi Crew Van Cab Z.E. models)

80 1,426 (for standard model)

 

1,505 (for Maxi Z.E model)

 

1,553 (for Maxi Crew Van Z.E. and Kangoo Maxi Crew Van Cab Z.E. models)

Renault Master Z.E. Late 2017 124 TBC 71 TBC
Nissan E-NV200 Out now 106 14 76 1,517 (for ACENTA, ACENTA RAPID, ACENTA RAPID PLUS models)

 

1,542 (for TEKNA RAPID, TEKNA RAPID PLUS models)

Peugeot Partner Electric Out now 106 18.7 68 1,589

Table 2

Name of van Maximum power (hp) Maximum torque (Nm) Gross vehicle weight (kg) Gross train weight (kg) Maximum payload (kg)
Renault Kangoo Z.E. 60 226 2,126 (for the standard model)

 

2,175 (for the Maxi Z.E. model)

 

2,260 (for the Maxi Crew Van Z.E. and Kangoo Maxi Crew Van Cab Z.E. models)

2,500 (for the standard model)

 

2,497 (for the Maxi Z.E model)

 

2,260 (for the Maxi Crew Van Z.E. and Kangoo Maxi Crew Van Cab Z.E. models)

595-632
Renault Master Z.E. 75 TBC TBC TBC Between 1,000 and 1,100 (in van form)

 

1,400 (in flatbed form)

Nissan E-NV200 107 254 2,220 Information not available 770
Peugeot Partner Electric 67 215 2,225 Not suitable for towing

636