July 18, 2019

Northgate extends its EV offering

Northgate Vehicle Hire has extended its electric offering with a fleet of 25 Nissan e-NV200 Accenta vans.

Commercial vehicle manufacturing experiences substantial decline in May

UK commercial vehicle manufacturing fell by more than two thirds (-69.9%) in May, according to figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).

FTA reacts to omission of vans from 10-year tyre ban consultation

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has expressed concern at the government’s proposals to tighten tyre safety standards for lorries, buses and minibuses, but not for vans. 

Renault announces UK pricing for new Trafic and Master

Renault has announced the pricing and full specification for the new versions of its Trafic and Master light commercial vehicles.

Peugeot supplies specialist van fleet to Guide Dogs charity

Peugeot has begun a programme of replacing the vehicles used by the Guide Dogs charity to transport its dogs.

All-new Vauxhall Vivaro goes into production

Arriving in showrooms in July, Vauxhall’s all-new Vivaro van has gone into production at the company’s Luton plant, securing over 1,000 jobs.

BVRLA comment – Leeds and Birmingham CAZ delay

Clean Air Zones are being delayed due to a government vehicle checker that has not been developed on time.

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles introduce new Caddy conversion

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has launched a new Caddy conversion: a police dog van.

LEVC reveal new electric van

LEVC has revealed its new commercial vehicle, a zero-emission capable light van.

Mercedes-Benz Vans prepares to open Trinity Leeds Pop-Up Store

Following success in Manchester and Kent, Mercedes-Benz Vans UK Ltd is launching its third Pop-Up Store, this time at Trinity Leeds, from 1 July for six weeks.