The story of Britain's battery-electric commercial vehicles

August 8, 2021

Bedford to Energyelec

Bedford Vauxhall Motors, Bedford’s parent company, began collaborating with Lucas around 1975.  The first Lucas conversion was of a CA van.  Lucas-Chloride EV Systems provided the […]
August 8, 2021

Enfield to Leyland-W&E

Enfield The Enfield 8000 electric car was the product of a scheme backed by John Goulandris, a Greek shipowner.  It was designed by British and Greek […]
August 8, 2021

M&M to Wales & Edwards (W&E)

M&M M&M Electric Vehicles was founded in 1975 in Atherstone and rapidly became a major force in the British electric vehicle industry.  M&M incidentally had nothing […]