May 19, 2019

Vauxhall reveals images of new Movano

Vauxhall has revealed the first images of its new Movano large van, which goes on sale this summer.

Cameras to enforce motorway red ‘X’ offences from June, warns AA

Drivers who flout lanes that are closed on motorways with a red ‘X’ may be handed a Fixed Penalty Notice (FPN) of a £100 fine and 3 penalty points from 10 June 2019, according to legislation from the Home Office.

UK new van market grows 4.7% in April as strong start to year continues

Demand for new light commercial vehicles (LCVs) grew by 4.7% in April, according to the latest figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).

Nissan reveals new NV250 compact van

Nissan has unveiled the latest addition to its LCV line-up: the new NV250 compact van. Featuring enhanced safety and on-board technologies, the NV250 will be on sale in the UK from September 2019, replacing the NV200.

Growth in UK CV production continues in March

New figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) show that British commercial vehicle production increased by 24.5% in March to 9,098 vehicles.

Evie leads charge in greener deliveries

Sainsbury’s is claiming a UK supermarket first with the latest recruit to its home delivery fleet – an electric van. Affectionately called Evie, the van will deliver to customers across central and east London.

Renault renews LCV range

Renault has unveiled facelifted Master and Trafic models, which will go on sale later in the year.

Vauxhall/Opel reports LCV sales gains of 35% in first quarter

Vauxhall/Opel have registered global LCV sales of almost 33,000 units in the first quarter of 2019 – an increase of 35 per cent compared to the same period last year.

Renault EZ-Flex: An experiment to better understand last-mile urban deliveries

Renault has revealed the EZ-Flex, a compact electric van created for efficient manoeuvrability in city centre deliveries.

Vito variants streamlined following success of trim line launch

Following the launch of the Vito Pure, Progressive and Premium trim lines earlier this year, Mercedes-Benz Vans has now announced engines that are Euro 6c compliant (previously Euro 6b), alongside the introduction of Mercedes Pro connect.