100% Electric Van
+VAT & 1st reg fee
The EC 35 can travel up to 166 zero emission miles on a full charge. *Just like petrol & Diesel vans, range will reduce with heavy loads and using cab air con, plus cold ambient temperatures will reduce. 166 mile wltp range with 50mph speed limiter, 101 mile range with 62mph speed limiter.
Equipped with CCS Type 2 charging. A 100% recharge takes 6hrs from a 7kw AC home/business or service station / public charging point. Alternatively, just 60 minutes to achieve 80% capacity using a DC rapid charger.
The DSFK E35 is ideal for the urban environment with its compact manoeuvrable footprint. Twin sliding side doors and practical lift up tailgate give pragmatic access to a generous 2,470mm load length perfect for multiple trades and city use.
Don’t let the EC35’s compact 4500mm length and 1680mm width disguise its small and mighty ability to carry heavy loads over 1,000kg, ideal for engineers, grounds maintenance utility companies and councils.
For your peace of mind, all Innovation Automotive DFSK E35’s come with a 5 year / 75,000 mile warranty through IA’s partnership with Motor easy.
Drive with confidence and without the risk of unexpected issues on the road in the knowledge your EV battery warranty extends to a 8 year / 100,000 mile traction warranty.
All new DFSK E35’s come with 3 years AA roadside assistance, covering your vehicle in the unlikely event of a breakdown. Servicing is annually, or every 15,000miles and available from Roy Wood Transits, appointed innovation Automotive Dealers or Halfords Autocentres.
Comfort starts with two adjustable seats protected by a robust noise insulating load area bulkhead. Convenience is in abundance with EC35 including: Air conditioning, auto lights & Wipers, electric windows, Multimedia system with 6.8” touchscreen, USB connectivity and full size spare wheel, warning triangle & florescent waistcoat. Specification includes: Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, 5mtr type 2 to type 2 32A charging cable, remote central locking and immobiliser. Plus rear parking sensors and reverse camera.
Outright purchase typically by bank transfer is a hassle free way to buy your electric van and saves paying interest. YOU OWN THE VAN from day one.
From a taxation perspective you may be able to reclaim all of the VAT and claim back the write down allowance.
Van cost £18,495.00, 1st reg fee £55, zero road fund tax, VAT £3,699.00, Total £22,249*
*VAT reclaimable if VAT registered, actual cost £18,550 excluding VAT.
Hire purchase, is another option for private individuals or businesses that gives you OWNERSHIP once all the repayments have been made.
Typically, a deposit includes all the VAT, 1st reg fee and 10% of the vehicle cost, the balance including interest is then typically spread over 36,48 or 60 payments.
From a taxation perspective you may be able to reclaim all the VAT and claim back the write down allowance.
One advantage of Hire purchase is your capital is not tied up in a depreciating asset.
Registered companies have the option to Finance lease a vehicle with no mileage restrictions or damage recharges at the end of the lease.
A key advantage for a company to Lease hire is the minimum capital expenditure, this is because you NEVER OWN the vehicle, initial rentals are typical lower than HP.
At the end of the lease, a final rental is payable, usually this means the vehicle is sold to a 3rd party and a proportion of the proceeds are returned to the Lessee, typically the lease company will retain 2% and the customer receives 98%
You NEVER OWN the vehicle, one disadvantage is you must sell at the end of the lease to a 3rd party and manage this element, other considerations are you remain responsible for servicing and running costs.
Contract Hire is a long-term fixed term contract, with many advantages such as fixed cost for simply budgeting, low initial rental, no exposure to a weak residual value, VAT payable on each rental, plus Corporation tax relief is available against each rental.
Some of the above advantages can also be disadvantages such as fixed contract, no opportunity to profit from strong residual values. The Company NEVER OWNS the vehicle, mileage needs to be forecast to avoid excess mileage fees. The vehicle must be returned at the end of the contract free from damage other than BVRLA fair wear & tear guidelines and well maintained to avoid costly charges.
Innovative Automotive are the sole importers for DFSK.
Founded in 2003, DFSK is now one of China’s “big three” automotive brands, the company is recognised for its high-quality manufacturing and Innovative designs with sale across 30 countries around the world with 3,000,000 users and 10,000 employee’s. The DSFK EC35 is one of the top selling vans in China.
The obvious positives are the EC35 is environmentally great for our planet, lower fuel costs, exemption from London congestion charge and lower service costs, the more challenging question is: who can I trust to make the switch to Electric simple?
Roy Wood Transits have an outstanding 5 star reputation for customer service. Trust us to listen to you needs and expectations and use our decades of experience to question if the EC35 van and charging options are a positive investment for you and your business.
Roy Wood Transits have a demonstrator available for a 24hr test drive and as a courtesy van when your EC35 is with us for servicing.
Undoubtedly @ £18,495 + VAT including Government Plug in grant represents the best value new 100% electric van by a considerable margin, with such a small capital investment, reduced serviceable components and supported by a 5/8 year warranty and 3 years AA cover, the cost of ownership is minimal. At just £18,495 your capital investment is lower than most diesel equivalents, servicing costs are lower, Electric is cheaper than diesel, the DFSK warranty is typically 24 months longer and your AA cover is typically 24 months longer. Save £12.50 daily congestion charge and save £305 annual road fund tax
Roy Wood Transits have done this work for you, we will support you with a step by step plan to integrate the appropriate charging options for your home or business, the options for charging are as important as your electric van and should be thought about in parallel.