UNITING advanced, modern technology with a rugged design dating back to the 1970s, the MW Spartan EV might be the first electric 4x4 fit for use in UK forestry.

On a foggy and windswept hillside in Galloway Forest Park, a group from Forestry and Land Scotland recently had the chance to try it for themselves.

Below you can watch the vehicle in action or read more about it across our channels. 

FULL FEATURE: MW Spartan EV: Forest and Land Scotland using first of its kind 4x4

REVIEW: Spartan EV: We take the electric 4x4 making waves in forestry and arb for a spin