November 01, 2017

The 5 best vans for passing the first MOT in the UK

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Using MOT figures from the government, these new vans are top of the pile when it comes to passing the first MOT test and will stand the test of time

Here are the top 5 new vans

5. Nissan Navara

The Nissan Navara pick-up van has a 79.1 percent pass rate when going through its first MOT. The Nissan Navara is a strong and robust pick-up van, with particularly strong performance on the body and structure count, with pass rates for drive shafts and leaf springs also very strong.

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4. Isuzu D-Max

The Isuzu D-Max is a tough and reliable new pick-up van, with a 80.1 percent pass rate when encountering its first MOT. The Isuzu van excels in the testing for brake wear and tyre problems.

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3. Toyota Hilux

The third pick-up van in our top 5 list, the Toyota Hilux is yet another new pick-up van which performs strongly under the first MOT test. Delve deeper into the individual figures and you’ll find that the Hilux performs particularly well on the area of electrics, brakes, tyres and suspension.

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2. Ford Ranger

The iconic Ford Ranger is the top placed pick-up van in our list, with a pass rate of 80.9 percent. The Ranger fares well in all testing areas, especially lighting and electrical equipment.

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1. Fiat Doblo Cargo

Top of the pile when it comes to passing the first MOT goes to an entry from the small vans segment, the Fiat Doblo Cargo has a pass rate of 83.7 percent on its first MOT, excelling particularly in the areas of lighting, tyres, suspension and brakes.

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