January 23, 2019

Vauxhall Motors launches new Combo Cargo campaign

Vauxhall Motors has launched a new campaign for its Combo Cargo, calling it the van that ‘carries British business’.

Driving on gas

With many companies in the transport and logistics business looking for an alternative to diesel, European truck and van manufacturer Iveco believes the future is gas-powered. Dan Gilkes reports.

Costs set to rise as emissions zones bite

Transport for London (TfL) and the British Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association (BVRLA) have sent out a warning to van operators that the London Ultra-Low Emission Zone, and the numerous Clean Air Zones that are being proposed in cities around the UK, will have a real financial effect on businesses.

Raft of changes set to broaden L200’s appeal

Forty years after its launch, Mitsubishi has revamped its workhorse pick-up, the L200. George Barrow looks at what’s changed on this sixth generation model.

Pick-up specials offer distinctive appeal

New editions of two popular pick-ups – from Volkswagen and Isuzu – have been announced with delivery expected early in the new year.

Volkswagen e-Crafter to debut at Milton Keynes EV Experience Centre

Volkswagen’s e-Crafter will be on show at the EV Experience Centre in Milton Keynes this weekend (8-9 December).

Van man’s best friend – dogs are keeping our van operators company

Van operators are battling loneliness by taking their dogs on the road with them for company, with more than 200,000 hosting canine companions on any given day, according to Mercedes-Benz Vans latest Business Barometer.

UK CV manufacturing up in October as demand grows home and abroad

British CV manufacturing grew 31% in October, with 9,066 vans, trucks, buses and coaches leaving production lines, according to figures published by the Society of Motor Manufactures and Traders (SMMT).

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.

Mercedes-Benz Vans launches Black Friday offers

Mercedes-Benz Vans is releasing a limited number of Storm Edition X 250d 4Matic models as a Black Friday offer, featuring enhanced specification, branded graphics and an exclusive off-road customer driving experience.