French automobile manufacturer Renault is to launch its first hydrogen-powered vans – one at the end of 2019 and a second in 2020.
The Renault Kangoo Z.E. Hydrogen will be available from the end of 2019, boasting what the car giant says is the “best real-life range of any electric van on the market” at 370km.
Expected in the first half of 2020, The Renault Master Z.E. Hydrogen will be available in two van versions and two chassis cab versions.
It will be equipped with two hydrogen tanks located under the car body.
“Groupe Renault completes its range of electric light commercial vehicles with the launch of Renault Master Z.E. Hydrogen and Renault Kangoo Z.E. Hydrogen,” said Denis Le Vot, Alliance Senior Vice-President, Renault-Nissan LCV Business Unit.
“These vehicles provide professionals with all the range they require for their long-distance journeys as well as record charging times.”
“And the advantages do not stop there, as Renault Master Z.E. Hydrogen and Renault Kangoo Z.E. Hydrogen can run on decarbonised energy that respects the environment while offering all the comfort of electric driving.”