January 28, 2020

New Vauxhall van rental scheme is Ready4Business

Vauxhall says its new Ready4Business rental programme offers small businesses affordable contract hire options on its vans, including Combo Cargo and the all-new Vivaro.

Protect your trade from being a victim of tool theft

With up to 22 vans being stolen every day in the UK, and a 54% rise in tool theft since 2016, safe.co.uk is offering advice to keep tradespeople and their vans safe.

Bevan Group enters the electric vehicle arena with Nissan e-NV200 conversion

Commercial vehicle body builders Bevan say its customers can now choose a fully electric van which offers up to twice the cargo volume of similarly sized competitors.

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles helps find future plumbers and electricians

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles is helping unearth the tradesmen and women of the future with sponsorship of the HIP and SPARKS Apprentice of the Year 2020 competitions.

Van drivers spend 6.99 billion hours a year looking for a parking space

A study by Vanarama has revealed UK van drivers collectively spend 6.99 billion hours every year looking for a parking space.

Ben is increasing its mental health services for automotive industry

Automotive industry support service, Ben, has announced it is increasing its mental health and wellbeing support.

January is ‘riskiest month of the year to drive’

New analysis from UK telematics insurance company, insurethebox, reveals five out of the 10 riskiest days of the year to drive fall in January. 

North East Ambulance Service adds 44 Mercedes-Benz Sprinters to frontline fleet

North East Ambulance Service says new regional response time targets for accident and emergency provision prompted the addition of 44 Mercedes-Benz Sprinters to its frontline fleet. 

Dry vanuary: British van drivers embracing healthier lifestyles

With millions of Brits taking part in initiatives like Dry January and Veganuary this month to improve their health and wellbeing, inspiration can be taken from the nation’s van drivers, who are embracing healthier habits all year round, according to new research by Vauxhall Motors.

Citroën UK supports Go Ultra Low for a clean start to 2020

Citroën UK is providing a Berlingo Electric van to Go Ultra Low to support its ‘Clean Start for 2020’ campaign.