LDV EV30 (2020–)
LDV EV30 unveiled at CV Show Birmingham
The EV30 is advertised with a maximum range of 200 miles and will start from £22,000 (excluding VAT) when it goes on sale in early 2020.
LDV EV30 is manufactured by SAIC, the largest automotive company in China and distributed in the UK, Ireland, Channel Islands, Isle of Man, Malta and Cyprus by Harris Automotive Distributors UC t/a LDV UK & Ireland.
Offered in short and long wheelbase, the EV30 s powered by a lithium-ion battery pack that's placed under the loadspace floor. The smallest version has payload of 855kg and a loadspace of 5.0 cubic metres, while the long wheelbase van provides 1000kg payload and 6.3 cubic metres.
Two battery packs are available, with the smallest - 35kWh - providing an official 127 miles on a single charge. The larger 53kWh unit will provide up to 200 miles and LDV claims that a full AC charge will take five hours. A rapid fast charge will boost three quarters of the battery in just 45 minutes.