Joining the variety of e-LCV vans in the UK is the brand-new Peugeot e-Boxer LCV, a completely electrical van that continues with the business’s electrification technique of a minimum of one EV alternative throughout all its lorries by 2025.
The e-Boxer will be specifically offered in just the Professional trims. Adjustments within those are still possible.
Design & Variants
The e-Boxer is a big van, and thus there are no substantial modifications in regards to the shape. The front includes a big windscreen, smooth headlamps and a big blacked-out bumper. The e-Boxer will get 3 body designs and 3 length alternatives.
The e-Boxer will be offered in Panel Van, Window Van and Chassis Cab alternatives and lengthwise consists of the L2 (5,413 mm), L3 (5,998 mm) and L4 (6,363 mm) choices. The battery pack lies below the car’s flooring, consequently triggering no issues when it pertains to usefulness. The e-Boxer can an optimal volume of 15 cubic metres and an optimum payload of 1,150 kg. The internal width of the Panel Van setup steps 1.87 m.
Like we discussed previously, the e-Boxer is offered in 3 length choices. This likewise chooses in between the 2 battery capability alternatives readily available. The L2 variation includes the smaller sized battery, a 37 kWh system, while the L3 and L4 choices include the bigger 70 kWh pack. Both batteries, nevertheless, power the very same 90 kW electrical motor that produces 350 Nm of torque. In regards to variety, the 37 kWh alternative can take a trip approximately 73 miles, licensed by WLTP, on a complete charge. The 70 kWh choice, on the other hand, can a WLTP accredited series of 139 miles.
The e-Boxer, as basic, includes a 22 kW Mode 3 Type 2 Charging Cable. This works with both single in addition to three-phase wallboxes. According to journalism release provided by the business, a 7.4 kW single-phase wallbox can totally charge the 37 kWh battery pack in practically 6 hours and the 70 kWh battery pack in 12 hours. The EV likewise supports 50 kW quick charging providing a 0-80 percent charge in simply one hour.
As for functions, the Puegeot e-Boxer is offered in just one premium trim and, as such, gets interior tech such as a 5-inch touchscreen infotainment system, Bluetooth, DAB radio, satellite navigation and an interior rear-view mirror that likewise shows automobile details to the driver.
Peugeot e-Boxer Price
The Peugeot e-Boxer begins at GBP 49,335 This is the rate after the Plug-in Van Grant however omits VAT. Journalism release likewise mentions that the purchasers of Peugeot’s complete electrical or plug-in hybrid cars are likewise qualified for a complimentary six-month membership to the UK’s biggest public charging network, BP Pulse. Another point journalism release makes is that due to the full-electric nature of the e-Boxer’s powertrain, the van is exempt from blockage charge or Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ) payment, enabling more cost savings for consumers.
|Peugeot e-Boxer Variant||Basic MRRP ( ex. BARREL, after PiVG)|
|Panel Van L2H2 435 37 kWh Auto Professional||₤49,335|
|Panel Van L3H2 435 70 kWh Auto Professional||₤55,085|
|Panel Van L3H2 440 70 kWh Auto Professional||₤58,355|
|Panel Van L4H2 440 70 kWh Auto Professional||₤59,255|
|Window Van L4H2 440 70 kWh Auto Professional||₤59,750|
|Chassis Cab L3 435 70 kWh Auto Professional||₤52,010|
|Chassis Cab L3 440 70 kWh Auto Professional||₤55,280|
The Peugeot e-Boxer will be offered throughout picked display rooms in the UK later on this year.
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