Nissan has just announced that it will sell in Europe this summer the Townstar EV, an electric version of its Townstar utility. Services based on the Renault Kangoo, a popular car from the diamond maker. With its electric version, Nissan is also announcing that it is building on the success of its e-NV200 vehicle. Using his expertise in electric utility vehicles, he developed the reliable and durable Townstar EV. A car with good freedom and good loading capacity. It is sufficient to meet the needs of professionals when they have to deal with changes in production regulations. The sale of the new Townstar EV is part of the Nissan Ambition 2030 vision. It should allow it to reach 75% of its sales in Europe of electric vehicles.
A distance of 300 kilometers
The new Nissan Townstar EV has an improved powertrain and efficient energy management. Its engine produces 122 horsepower and 245 Nm of torque. Its battery with a capacity of 45 kWh allows a distance of 300 km with one charge in the WLTP cycle. Careful aerodynamics and thermal cooling of the battery increase this freedom. The battery can accept 22kW AC charging and 80kW DC fast charging (optional). It is enough to restore 150 kilometers of freedom in just 25 minutes. The comfortable freedom of the Nissan Townstar EV makes it possible to meet the needs of many professionals. In particular, the latter can easily carry out their daily delivery of the last mile.
The service was adapted to the needs of professionals
Nissan developed the Townstar EV to meet the needs of its customers. Japanese manufacturers also intend to increase demand for sustainable engine solutions. For Emmanuelle Serazin (LCV & Corporate Marketing Director, Nissan Europe): ” The Townstar EV will set a mark in its segment. It will help even more business owners discover the benefits of electrification. This is in line with the evolution of the European urban environment. The Nissan Townstar EV comes at a time when experts have to deal with changing emissions regulations. In particular, it will allow them to reach urban centers that have banned the circulation of hot cars. Additionally, the Townstar EV has advanced safety features and convenience capabilities that are perfectly suited for the future of sustainable business operations.
The Townstar EV has a modern design reminiscent of Nissan’s other electrified models. Therefore, the aerodynamic shield has a Kumiko design already on the Nissan Ariya grille. It features Japanese DNA and offers a modern and contemporary look. Inside, Townstar EV prioritizes customer satisfaction. It features twenty technological services, as well as many driving aids. Nissan offers blind spot warning, adaptive cruise control and emergency braking. This service also benefits from a unique 360° vision system. Thanks to 4 cameras, this system provides a clear view of obstacles around the car. What helps the driver in crowded city centers. Finally, to cope with the harsh winters, the Townstar has a heat pump that can distribute heat from the battery in the passenger compartment.
Good loading capacity
Another strength of the Nissan Townstar EV is its cargo capacity. Depending on the configuration, it can carry a load ranging from 600 to 800 kg. It is also capable of towing up to 1,500 kg. Regarding the amount of its cargo space, it varies between 3.3 and 4.9 m3. According to Nissan, this makes it possible to carry two euro pallets. Already benefiting from real expertise in the field of 100% electric vehicles, Nissan intends, with the contribution of the Townstar EV, to remain the benchmark for operators of last-mile equipment. This is more so since, like its other services, it offers a warranty of 5 years or 160,000 km. Additionally, the Townstar EV is backed by a warranty of up to 70% of the original battery capacity for 8 years.