January 23, 2019

Hard-working truck delivers sure-footed comfort

Toyota’s Land Cruiser Commercial Utility is a strong contender in an albeit specialist sector, says Dan Gilkes.

Toyota’s X factor

Toyota doesn’t disappoint when it comes to high end pick-ups, says Dan Gilkes.

Road test: Renault Master Z.E

With the growing demand for electric vehicles, van manufacturers are eventually bringing larger models to market. One of the issues preventing take-up of heavier vans has been just that, the weight. Adding heavy batteries to a 3.5-tonne van results in a greatly reduced payload potential.

Transit PHEV delivers the best of both worlds

Interest in electric vans continues to rise as operators look for vehicles able to meet stringent emissions limits in cities. But it is tempered still by range anxiety. Ford’s Custom PHEV aims to address the problem. Dan Gilkes reports.

Smart Master takes on light truck sector

A 6×2 conversion of the Renault Master offers a frugal alternative to the traditional 7.5-tonner, says Dan Gilkes.

Relax… you’re in a Custom

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

A matter of choice

VW is scaling up the flexibility it offers customers to specify its vans, writes Dan Gilkes.

Come over to the dark side

Dan Gilkes takes VW’s latest Amarok special edition for a spin.

Master of the off-road

Renault Trucks gives its Master off-road appeal, reports Dan Gilkes.

First drive: Sprinter raises the stakes

Mercedes’ Sprinter was a great van that just got better, says Dan Gilkes.