November 17, 2018

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles marks Motability milestone with new offers

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has announced new offers on mobility models to celebrate 40 years since the first Motability vehicles were delivered to customers.

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles partners with Balls to Cancer charity

To mark Male Health Awareness month, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has launched a campaign to help tackle testicular cancer, partnering with charity Balls to Cancer.

Volkswagen provides fleet support at wood-chopping championships

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has provided fleet support for the Stihl Timbersports World Championships, which were recently held in the UK for the very first time at the Liverpool Echo Arena.

Van drivers advised to change air filters after record hay fever year

Following a record summer for hay fever, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles is now advising van drivers to change their air filters to avoid getting ‘air filter flu’.

IAA review: Show sets its sights on the future

This year’s IAA Commercial Vehicle Show in Hanover highlighted the industry-wide search for an alternative to diesel, despite the fact that many in the logistics and delivery business recognise that the fuel will be the mainstay of the truck and van business for many years to come.

Tool theft from vans hits record three-year high

According to research by Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, tool theft from vans has soared by 15% in the last three years, costing businesses over £46m.

VW’s Crafter joins growing ranks of electric vans

As the pace of demand for electric vehicles continues to rise, VW announces roll-out of its e-Crafter, reports Dan Gilkes.

Parking and reversing ‘to blame for almost one in 10 serious van accidents’

An investigation by Volkswagen Commercial vehicles has found that parking and reversing account for almost one in 10 serious van accidents.

Fitting AEB as standard on all vans could stop almost 2,500 crashes per year

Fitting autonomous emergency braking systems (AEB) as standard on all commercial vehicles in the UK has the potential to stop almost 2,500 crashes per year, according to the Department for Transport.

Volkswagen delivers 41,900 commercial vehicles globally in July

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has supplied 41,900 vehicles to customers around the world in July, up 13.4 per cent on the previous year.