September 26, 2018

Ford to sponsor Road Safety Week 2018

Ford is a headline sponsor of this year’s Brake Road Safety Week, the largest road safety campaign of its kind in the UK. The week-long national campaign – coordinated with the support of the Department for Transport – will take place from 19 to 25 November 2018.

Fleets think again to get the right size of van

Fleets are changing the size of the vans on their fleets with many downsizing. According to new research conducted by Arval, 17% of fleets have changed the size of vans they operate in the last year, with 9% saying they had chosen smaller vans while 8% said they had gone bigger.

Relax… you’re in a Custom

Dan Gilkes takes a closer look at the latest changes made to the Transit Custom.

Pick-ups: the popular choice

The popularity of pick-ups has been further bolstered, with the Ford Ranger, Toyota Hilux, Nissan Navara and Mitsubishi L200 ranking among the top 10 most desired used vehicles in Britain.

New Ford Transit skeletal chassis cab offers 200kg additional payload

Ford has introduced a new Transit skeletal chassis cab derivative that provides a versatile, low-height platform for a wide variety of body conversions – ideal for applications ranging from general delivery and distribution to removals.

Volkswagen AG and Ford to explore strategic alliance to extend capabilities

Volkswagen AG and Ford Motor Company have announced they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding and are exploring a strategic alliance designed to ‘strengthen each company’s competitiveness and better serve customers globally’.

The Selector: Conversions

Buying a panel van can be a complex business, finding the right wheelbase, roof height and load volume for your individual application, that can haul the payload that you need to move. Move into the world of the chassis cab, with the vast range of conversions and bodies available from a variety of suppliers and […]

Ford expands Transit plug-in hybrid van trial to Valencia

Ford, which is already investigating how plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) could help in London, has announced it will also begin trials in Valencia, Spain.

MS-RT Transit Custom makes its debut

Launch pricing and official photographs of the new motorsport-inspired MS-RT Ford Transit Custom have been revealed as the model made its official debut.

CV Show – and the public – celebrate commercial vehicles

While official figures have not yet been released, around 21,000 people were expected to attend the CV Show 2018, held last month at the NEC, Birmingham. Now in its 19th year, some 460 companies exhibited.