Saturn EV City Van

Go Green Autos Ltd is an authorised dealer for the new Saturn City Van

New to the UK in 2020, the Saturn City Van is a compact utility commercial vehicle available in two body styles and Go Green Autos Ltd is the first UK dealer. Assembled in the UK to a unique specification, these 100% electric commercial vehicles are ideal for local authorities, urban deliveries, universities, schools, airports, hotels, site work or within parkland & estates. With a range exceeding many other currently available electric utility vehicles in this class and a top speed of 53 mph, they can be used for any urban commercial work, particularly in zero or low emission zones.

One of the most cost effective electric commercial vehicles in the UK

These compact two seater vehicles have a long life lithium battery pack and are available with either a dropside or box van body. Running costs are extremely low with minimal maintenance required, zero road tax, congestion & ULEZ exemption and a full charge costing only around £1.95 or less.(based on 15p per kWh and fully charging a 13kWh battery)

They are ideal for short distance work were modern diesels suffer from clogged particulate filters and pollute!

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Specification

  • 13kWh or 23kWh lithium battery pack

  • 52.8 mph (85 kph) top speed

  • 65 mile range (13kWh battery) or 125 mile range (26kWh battery) *

  • Charge time around 6-10 hours depending on charge rate (typically overnight)

  • Type2 AC 3.3kW on board charger

  • 500kg payload

  • 1,070kg tow capacity

  • Unladen weight 1,070kg for 13kWh version

  • Total mass 1,700kg

  • Max passenger weight 130kg

  • Rear wheel drive

  • AC motor

  • L7e-CU type approval, i.e. heavy quadricycle

  • Body colour white only

  • 3 year warranty


*As with all EVs, the range does depend on driving style, temperature and payload. But the quoted figures are real world range with urban driving.

Standard equipment

  • Reversing camera

  • Touch screen radio with bluetooth, USB & SD slots

  • Remote central locking

  • Front & rear disc brakes

  • Alloy wheels

  • ABS (anti-lock braking system)

  • Front LED daytime running lights

  • Rear LED lights

  • Type2 to commando plug 16A charge cable

  • Type2 to UK mains plug 10A charge cable (granny cable)

Optional upgrades

  • Air conditioning

  • 26kWh battery

  • Type2 to type2 charge cable

Two body options

The CityVan is available in two body styles - a box van or dropside body. If you wish to build your own customised body, then the dropside body can easily be removed to leave a chassis cab.

Box van body

Internal cargo space in 3.36 m3 (222.5 cm length x 136.6 cm width x 110.6 cm height)

Rear door access: 126 cm wide x 104.7 cm height

Load height at rear doors (unladen): 81 cm

Side door access: 80 cm wide x 92.5 cm height

Load height at side door: 84.5 cm

Maximum height of vehicle (unladen): 193 cm

Minimum width of vehicle: 140 cm with mirrors folded in

Maximum width of vehicle: 170 cm with mirrors out

Dropside body

Bed size: 221 cm long x 132 cm wide

Side panels 40cm deep

Load height at rear (unladen): 78 cm

Load height at sides (unladen): 75 cm over rear wheels

Maximum height of vehicle (unladen): 190 cm

Minimum width of vehicle: 145 cm with mirrors folded in

Maximum width of vehicle: 170 cm with mirrors out

Pricing

All prices exclude delivery & DVLA registration fee

Dropside body with 13kWh battery
£18,952+VAT

Box body with 13kWh battery
£19,402+VAT

Air conditioning
£1,200+VAT

Upgrade to 26kWh battery
£4,801+VAT


First registration fee £55. Number plates FOC when purchased from Go Green Autos. Delivery depends on distance, so quoted at time of order. Rather than charging a fixed price delivery fee, it is priced fairly based on the mileage. Due to the classification, these vehicles do not quality for the new vehicle OLEV grant.

Ordering

To order please email or call Matt on 07516 471 656.

30% deposit required for factory orders. Finance can be arranged if required.

Availability

Available to order now. Lead time typically three months for factory orders if stock not available within the UK at the time.

Comparisons

The Saturn EV City Van is the most affordable compact electric commercial vehicle in the UK with the most practical driving & battery specifications. Shown below are the comparisons between the City Van and other electric vehicles in this sector.

Saturn City Van

Battery: 13 or 26kWh lithium

Range: 65-125 miles

Top speed: 52 mph

Payload: 500 kg

Price: £18,952+VAT

Goupil G4-N1-02

Battery: 9kWh lithium

Range: 49 miles

Top speed: 31 mph

Payload: 1,264 kg

Price: £26,600+VAT

Piaggio Porter

Battery: 17kWh lead-gel

Range: 45 miles

Top speed: 34 mph

Payload: 520 kg

Price: £19,100+VAT

Garia Utility LWB City

Battery: 5.1 or 10.2kWh lithium

Range: 24-46 miles

Top speed: 28 mph

Payload: 723 kg

Price: unknown

Page last updated 07/10/2020