March 25, 2019

Give your brakes a break with Ford’s EcoGuide

Ford is introducing commercial vehicle-first technology that will help drivers economise by letting them know when to slow down in good time to avoid hard braking, based on the road ahead.

Mitsubishi L200 eSports concept declared winner of the ‘Truck King Battle’

The Mitsubishi L200 ‘eSports Concept’ has emerged as the winner of the brand’s inaugural ‘Truck King Battle’.

Gunn JCB opts for Mercedes-Benz Sprinters

One of the oldest JCB dealers, Gunn JCB, has taken delivery of its first Mercedes-Benz vans.

MoT at two years for new vans, urges Honest John Vans

A leading automotive advice website is calling on government to modernise MoT rules after official data revealed a quarter of vans fail their first MoT.

Over half of van drivers risk fine for using mobile phones

More than half of van drivers admitted to making calls behind the wheel without using a hands-free device, according to research from Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles.

Mitsubishi Motors in the UK launches the ‘Truck King Battle’

Mitsubishi Motors in the UK has given its dealership staff the opportunity to get creative and design their own bespoke Mitsubishi L200, with the winning design being voted for on social media.

New Citroën Berlingo vans join Europcar fleet

Vehicle hire specialists Europcar have added 100 new Citroën Berlingo vans to its nationwide hire fleet, as well as introducing several Berlingo Electric vans.

Why CAZs are good for the environment but bad for van operators

By James Davis, customer strategy and insight director, commercial vehicles at Cox Automotive.

Balancing act

Effective fleet managers will be cost-conscious and risk averse, says Dan Gilkes.

X-Class V6 takes pick-up to new levels

Mercedes has piled on the power with its V6 X-Class – and it feels as luxurious as one of its SUVs, says Dan Gilkes.