Peugeot and Citroën develop all-electric business automobiles.
PSA Group plans to supply electrical variations of all of its business automobiles by 2025 and supply them at aggressive costs in comparison with diesel counterparts.
In 2020, the dual manufacturers are anticipated to introduce Citroën Jumpy and Peugeot Knowledgeable, which might straight compete with Nissan e-NV200. Jumpy/Knowledgeable are available three variations with cargo quantity between four.6 and 6.6 m3 and payload of as much as round 1,400 kg. The vary of these BEVs is unknown for the time being, however PSA apparently targets 85% of functions.
One other step shall be to extend the vary of Citroen Berlingo Electrical and Peugeot Accomplice Electrical, which since inception a number of years in the past has been geared up with a 22.5 kWh battery. After Renault elevated battery capability of Kangoo Z.E. to 33 kWh, these two should not aggressive.
The ultimate transfer can be electrification of larger Citroën Jumper and Peugeot Boxer, based mostly on the Fiat Ducato, so possibly even Fiat would contemplate electrification of Ducato on its facet.
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