May 19, 2019

Ford identifies most beneficial places to locate EV charging points

In an effort to allay concerns about a lack of convenient charging stations for electric vehicles, Ford have identified the most beneficial places to locate new rapid-charging points.

CV Show 2019: Preview

The 2019 Commercial Vehicle Show will open at the NEC in Birmingham from April 30-May 2. With more than 400 exhibitors, the show is almost sold-out once again, providing an opportunity for van operators to see the latest vans and trucks, along with a wide range of services. The show will incorporate separate Workshop and […]

Fiesta Sport Van lives up to its name

Dan Gilkes enjoys the pace in Ford’s baby.

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.

Ford’s new take on getting parcels delivered

Ford is trialling a new “warehouse on wheels” digital delivery service in London with Gnewt by Menzies Distribution, which it says has the potential to help cut traffic, reduce emissions, and improve delivery times.

Vivaro in the vanguard of 2019’s new releases

Leading with Vauxhall’s long-awaited new Vivaro, 2019 kicks off with some key new model news. Here’s a flavour of what’s to come.

LGV drivers and cyclists swap wheels for road safety week

Ford’s Transport Operations team and the London Cycling Campaign (LCC) have collaborated in a ‘changing places’ initiative launched as part of Road Safety Week.

Ford Transit Custom is Britain’s second best-selling vehicle in October

The Ford Transit Custom was Britain’s second best-selling vehicle among all vehicles sold in October, only outsold by the Ford Fiesta.

Ford’s ‘dirty van art’ raises mental health awareness

Ford continued its ‘Elephant in the Transit’ campaign for yesterday’s World Mental Health Day, using van artist Ruddy Muddy to communicate the message of its charity campaign partner, Time to Change.

Transit PHEV delivers the best of both worlds

Interest in electric vans continues to rise as operators look for vehicles able to meet stringent emissions limits in cities. But it is tempered still by range anxiety. Ford’s Custom PHEV aims to address the problem. Dan Gilkes reports.