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Euromotive launches LDV EV80 electric minibus

UK-based Euromotive has introduced its first electric minibus conversion, based on the LDV EV80.

The electric bus is a wheelchair-accessible eight-seater and is Euromotive’s first pure EV, with bodywork based on the high roof version of the LDV EV80, the zero-emission version of the V80 panel van

The conversion includes a sliding door entrance and underfloor cassette-style wheelchair ramp to aid access to and from the vehicle, while it also features double rear doors accessible via an integrated tail-lift, which is concealed within the back door of the bus.

The interior of the vehicle is ply-linedand trimmed in carpet over a plywood floorfor extra insulation and soundproofing, with an anti-slip flooringsurface on top.The floor tracking is tested to comply with M1 (commercial minibus) standards.

A certificate of conformity and supported documentation from tests successfully carried out at MIRA and witnessed by the VCA is supplied with each vehicle.