Volkswagen Group expands US ERL to become IECC; Type 20 BEV concept
11 automotive and mobility companies publish framework for safe automated driving systems: SaFAD

Fiat Ducato Electric van to be on market in 2020

Fiat has unveiled its first Fiat Professional electric model—an elecric version of the Ducato—coming to showrooms during 2020. The Ducato Electric is available in all body variants with the same load volumes as the conventional Ducato, from 10m3 to 17m3, and the best payload on the market, up to 1,950 kg.


Ducato Electric prototype.

Ducato Electric will offer a choice of battery options for a total range of 220 to 360 km (NEDC cycle).

The Ducato Electric was conceived and developed on the basis of a specific, detailed study of customers’ real use of their vehicles, involving a year of data gathering, which confirmed that more than 25% of the market already has a “BEV Attitude” in terms of use, routes, dynamics and performances, and is therefore ready and waiting for a mobility change.



I do not know what the cost of this vehicle is but the total cost of ownership may be close to break even compared with a similar diesel vehicle as apparently BE transit buses have already hit the break even point. Once this happens, there will be a reasonable demand for these vehicles. They probably make more sense than BE private cars for reducing fossil fuel consumption.

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been posted. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.


Post a comment

Your Information

(Name is required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)