September 17, 2019

New Transporter piles on the tech

VW has revised its Transporter with new engines – and a focus on technology. Dan Gilkes reports.

Loading bay parking tickets cost UK van drivers almost £600,000 a year

New research from Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has revealed that van drivers in the UK have been hit with fines worth £1.7m in the last three years for incorrectly parking or stopping in a loading bay.

VW strengthens its conversions range

Peter Ringham reports from Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles Converter Expo.

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles launches buy online service

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles and Volkswagen Financial Services UK have launched a new digital platform that allows customers to lease vans on contract hire from the comfort of their home or office.

New Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles authorised repairer opens in Leeds

A new Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles Authorised Repairer and Used Van Centre has opened in Leeds.

Volkswagen: Almost 260,000 delivered commercial vehicles in first half-year

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles delivered 259,400 Transporter, Caddy, Amarok and Crafter models to customers worldwide from January until June this year.

Mobile servicing saves UK businesses more than £1 million a year

New research by Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles shows that demand for mobile servicing has surged in the past year, resulting in an estimated £1.1m  saving for UK businesses.

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles introduce new Caddy conversion

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has launched a new Caddy conversion: a police dog van.

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles celebrates family-owned businesses

Figures show there are 4.8 million family-owned firms in the UK, employing 13 million people.

Van drivers cause 10 injuries a week from tailgating on UK roads

Research from Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has revealed that tailgating is one of the most common causes of van accidents on UK roads, causing 10 injuries a week.