The Renault Kangoo Van Z.E. has been voted International Van of the Year 2012. It is the first time than an electric vehicle has won this prize competing against numerous internal combustion engined vans.
The Renault Kangoo Van Z.E. is the first of four vehicles in the Renault Z.E. range to be launched in the next 12 months. It arrives in UK dealerships on 1st December priced from £16,990 excluding VAT. The battery is hired for a monthly fee with a variety of mileage and duration permutations. For example, a 3 year/12,000 miles per annum contract is £74 per month excluding VAT.
The Kangoo Van Z.E. is equipped with a number of driving aids including an optional cruise control, speed limiter, automatic headlight and windscreen wiper activation and rear parking sensors. An audible system to warn pedestrians, cyclists and scooter/motorbike riders of the vehicle's presence when it is travelling at slow speed will be available as an option.