Citroën continues to innovate for professionals with the launch of My Ami Cargo, a unique and clever electric delivery solution, offering all the benefits of Ami and total useful loading volume of over 400 litres and payload of 140 kg thanks to optimised modular space in place of the passenger seat. This new electric offer is a convenient and modern response to the new mobility concerns of local service companies, delivery services, tradesmen, craftsman, self-employed professionals, local authorities and administrations and even manufacturers. My Ami Cargo combines loading capacity, mobile desk functionality and the benefits of electric mobility, including zero CO2 emission for clean mobility and free access to regulated traffic areas, easy charging in just 3 hours on a standard socket, the peace of mind that goes with electric driving and controlled costs of use. For €400 more than the Ami Ami version, it offers greater protection against collisions and inclement weather, and improved loading capacity compared with a 2 or 3 wheels vehicle, and it proves to be more agile than a commercial vehicles from a higher segment thanks to its ultra-compact shape and road handling features. For its sales launch slated for early June, the innovative digital experience, developed for Ami through the dedicated online sales site, will be open to My Ami Cargo with the related offers and services accessible to all professionals.
Plug-in hybrid model rounds off the Q8 model line - The Audi Q8 TFSI e quattro
Up to 59 kilometers electric range in the NEDC, sporty character and high everyday usability: Audi presents the Q8 with plug-in hybrid drive. The new model closes the last gap in the Q8 range - bringing together efficiency and power in a new way. The SUV coupe is available in two performance levels. The Q8 55 TFSI e quattro3 comes with 280 kW (381 hp) of system output. The Q8 60 TFSI e quattro2 even has a system output of 340 kW (462 hp). Audi is continuing its electrification offensive with the Q8 TFSI e quattro: the SUV coupé is already the seventh model with plug-in hybrid drive to be newly launched on the market since mid-2019. Audi places this drive technology entirely at the service of the customer: It offers him a superior electric driving experience, simple charging management and high everyday usability.
As the first pre-production F-150 Lightning trucks roll out of Ford’s new Rouge Electric Vehicle Center and demand soars for the all-electric truck, Ford today said it will increase investment and add jobs to boost production. Ford is investing an additional $250 million and adding 450 more direct jobs across the Rouge Electric Vehicle Center, Van Dyke Electric Powertrain Center and Rawsonville Components Plant. The investment and added jobs will help increase production capacity to 80,000 trucks a year.