May 22, 2018

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.

CV Show preview

The 2018 CV Show may be set against a backdrop of uncertain times, but nevertheless reveals an optimistic and innovative vision for the future of the commercial vehicle sector. In this preview, we present a snapshot of the main players that will showcase their products and services at Birmingham’s NEC.

Can-do Korando

To be perfectly honest, we didn’t approach the launch of the SsangYong Korando Sports pick-up last year with that much enthusiasm. Recent exposure to a certain low-cost Chinese pick-up had dimmed the desire for Far Eastern newcomers.