Field Support Vehicle

Enhance your research with our state-of-the-art field support Ford Tourneo Hybrid 8-seater van


This field support vehicle provided by University of Bristol’s Hot Robotics Facility serves as a mobile research lab, enabling on-site robotics testing and development, facilitating field activities in remote environments, and supporting educational outreach. It helps collaborative projects between departments and provides crucial logistical support. Additionally, it is used for conducting deployments, workshops and demonstrations, to promote hands-on learning and practical exposure in robotics.

Kit contents

  • 6 removeable seats
  • 25 miles electric range
  • 200 miles petrol range
  • Automatic
  • CCS and UK mains sockets charging cables
  • *Coming soon*
    Onboard Starlink & mains power

Required skills & qualifications

UK driving licence

Additional considerations

Only available to University of Bristol staff or PGRs

Daily hire cost inc. VAT



Field Support Vehicle is available at the following facilities:

  • University of Bristol, Fenswood Facility
    On Site Use & Delivery Available