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Black Friday – New van sale bargains

At Vansdirect we’re slashing our prices this Black Friday on a range of brand new vans, grab a fantastic new van deal this Black Friday! Read more

new van

Mercedes vans to join the electric van revolution

Mercedes vans have announced that they will be joining the electric van market with three new vans and a five stage electric van strategy! Mercedes Read more

petrol vans

Diesel van drivers set for tax and fuel hike this month

Drivers of diesel vans are expected to incur a combination of higher fuel duty and higher taxes on their vans in the 2017 budget, to Read more


Vauxhall vans to launch electric vans from 2020

Vauxhall vans will put a new focus on their range of new vans, in conjunction with a number of changes brought in by the recent Read more

Isuzu D-max

Isuzu D-max new van review

Launched in 2012 and modified and face-lifted in 2017, the Isuzu D-Max is a tough pick-up van aimed at the most challenging of tasks. Vansdirect Read more

large vans

New van market declines in October

New van registrations experienced a decrease in demand in October, for the second month running! Statistics released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders Read more

what van

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

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 Read more

new van finance

The UK’s 20 scariest road names!

Halloween is upon us and to celebrate, Vansdirect is bringing you the 20 scariest road names in the UK! With a spook-tastic list certain to Read more

Citroen Nemo

Small vans – even smaller prices!

Check out the range of small vans available from Vansdirect, with a range of top spec models on offer at phenomenally low prices! Small vans Read more

Toyota vans

Toyota vans reveal D-Cargo Concept van of the future!

Toyota vans have used the Tokyo Motor Show 2017 to display their concept new van of the future, the Toyota D-Cargo concept van. Toyota LCV Read more

Nissan vans

Nissan vans unveil e-NV200 Fridge van concept

At the Tokyo Motor Show 2017, Nissan vans have unveiled an all-electric Nissan e-NV200 Concept fridge van! Nissan e-NV200 Fridge van concept Designed as a Read more

van insurance

Van insurance – How to keep premiums as low as possible

Those of you who caught our article in August are aware that van insurance premiums are rising, but is there anything new van drivers and Read more

sat nav new vans

Major retailer to stop selling sat navs!

John Lewis has announced that they are to stop selling satellite navigation devices in their stores, with a number of new vans fitted with built-in Read more

electric vans

London T-charge to begin next week

There is less than one week to go until London sees the introduction of the T-charge (toxicity charge) where older, more polluting vans will have Read more


Vansdirect sponsoring the Business Van Awards 2018!

At Vansdirect we are proud sponsors of Business Van of the Year Awards 2018, a vital indicator for tradesmen, small businesses and van fleets looking Read more

Mercedes Citan

Mercedes Citan – The upmarket small van

The first ever small van from Mercedes vans, the Mercedes Citan carries on the reputation of the Mercedes vans brand with a small van with Read more

Renault Kangoo

Renault Kangoo Z.E. 33 eclipses official range at MPG Marathon

Still sceptical of the feasibility of electric vans for business use? Renault vans and the Renault Kangoo Z.E. 33 has gone some way to answer electric Read more

new van deals

New van market declines in September

New van registrations suffered a decrease in demand in September, following three months of increased demand! Statistics released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Read more

volkswagen vans

Volkswagen vans expand New Crafter van range

Volkswagen vans have started offer automatic, rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive 4Motion versions of the new Volkswagen Crafter, joining the front-wheel drive version launched earlier Read more

Volkswagen Crafter

All-Wheel Drive MAN TGE van launches in the UK

Based on the New Volkswagen Crafter, MAN’s first entry into the new van segment the All-wheel Drive MAN TGE is now being launched in the Read more

van driving tips

Van drivers amongst the safest on UK’s roads

Research conducted by telematics company Quartix has shown that accident rates connected to new vans are significantly lower than those for cars! What the study Read more


Vansdirect – now on TV!

Vansdirect is back on TV! Years after the last television campaign featuring a well-known gardening show presenter, Vansdirect is back with a new 30-second advert Read more

mercedes sprinter

New Mercedes Sprinter revealed

Mercedes vans has released new sketches of its third generation Sprinter van, ahead of the North American Commercial Vehicle show in Atlanta, Georgia. Ever since Read more

ford vans

Ford vans available at rock bottom prices!

Ford vans have been around a long time, stretching right back to 1965 with the birth of the original Ford Transit van. Today, Ford remain Read more

renault kangoo

Renault Kangoo gets automatic transmission

Renault has added its efficient double-clutch automatic gearbox to its Kangoo small van range for the first time since launch. Available with the dCi 90 Read more

new van

New van infographic – August in numbers

Every month, we summarise the performance of the new van market based on figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). It Read more

new van

No more mobile phone distractions for new van drivers!

A number of businesses require constant contact with customers, however attempting to use your mobile phone when driving your new van is dangerous and illegal. Read more

pick-up van

Double cab pick-up van tax may rise

Double cab pick-up van tax will increase if HMRC alters new van status, Vansdirect explains all! Double cab pick-up vans When selecting a company van, Read more

Toyota Hilux pick-up van

Toyota Hilux celebrates half century with Invincible 50 model!

In 2018 the iconic Toyota Hilux pick-up van is 50 years old, Toyota vans has brought this Invincible 50 model to the Frankfurt motor show Read more

Ford Transit Custom

Ford vans reveal new Ford Transit Custom Tourneo

The Ford Transit Custom van is getting an update, the new passenger variant of the UK’s most popular new van has been revealed at the Read more

large vans battle

New van battle: Peugeot Boxer v Vauxhall Movano

Large vans are the real workhorses of the new van market, with the ability to carry the heaviest and most awkward of cargo. Vansdirect pits Read more

small vans

New van battle: Peugeot Bipper v Renault Kangoo

Time for another hard fought new van battle, this time from the category of small vans! With 10’s of new vans to choose from including Read more

new van

New van market continues to grow in August

New van registrations enjoyed an increase in demand in August, for the third consecutive month! Statistics released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders Read more

volkswagen vans

Volkswagen vans – quality personified

Volkswagen vans are renowned for their quality and reliability, Vansdirect takes a closer look at the Volkswagen vans range, from the Caddy to the Amarok! Read more

vans for sale

New vans for sale – Order your 67-plate van today!

The new 67-plate is finally here, Vansdirect brings you a whole host of cheap new van deals on new 67-plate vans for sale! Here are Read more

Renault vans

Renault vans postpone UK launch of Alaskan pick-up van

The Renault Alaskan was set to be launched in the UK later on this year, now Renault vans have confirmed that they have delayed the Read more

petrol vans

Petrol vans – is it time to buck the trend?

In the recent past if you were interested in petrol vans, you’d need to choose a base model of a car-derived van and these were Read more

renault kangoo

Renault Kangoo Electric van gets 50% range increase

The Renault Kangoo electric van has dominated the electric van segment for the last six years, now Renault vans have given their small electric van Read more

new van

New van infographic – July in numbers

Every month, we summarise the performance of the new van market based on figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). July Read more

Mercedes Vito – New van review

From the Mercedes vans brand renowned for safety, reliability and quality, Vansdirect reviews the Mercedes Vito van! Introduction to the Mercedes Vito Perhaps not as Read more

Ford Transit Electric van

Ford vans unveil electric delivery Transit van

Ford vans have collaborated with delivery giants DHL to jointly produce an electric Ford Transit based delivery van StreetScooter WORK XL The large van based Read more

small vans

Ford Transit Courier – Compact, but extremely versatile!

Panicking because you need to replace your fleet of Ford Fiesta vans? Your search is over.. Introducing the Ford Transit Courier! Ford Transit Courier – Read more

citroen dispatch

Clearance sale – 17 Plate vans for less than £50 per week!

The 67-plate is here, Vansdirect has a number of clearance sale bargains available on 17 plate vans, grab yourself a clearance van deal, while stocks Read more

van leasing

Alphabet unveils new online tyre service program for drivers

Taken out a van leasing agreement with van leasing company alphabet? Tyre changes will now be made easier, courtesy of their new online Tyre Replacement Read more


Signwriting your new van

Your van is your mobile billboard and your chance to get your business name out there. Vansdirect provides you with tips for signwriting your new Read more

ford vans

New van registrations show steady increase in July!

New van registrations enjoyed an increase in demand in July, for the second consecutive month in a row. Statistics released by the Society of Motor Read more

van driving tips

Van drivers – A guide to penalty points and endorsements

Van drivers beware! If you don’t obey the rules of the road, you may be subject to penalty points, endorsements or even driving bans. Vansdirect Read more

electric vans

Electric vans supported by government licence changes

Van driver licensing rule changes will make the switch to electric vans easier, if proposed government plans go ahead! Why are changes proposed? The changes Read more

citroen berlingo

Citroen Berlingo – a VansDirect special!

The Citroen Berlingo is a spacious and capable small van that shares a platform with another small van in the Peugeot Partner. Both vans are Read more

van insurance

Van insurance premiums to rise by nearly 30 percent

Van drivers are poised to see van insurance prices increase by nearly 30 percent year-on-year as tax escalations and new compensation regulations are implemented. Van Read more

peugeot partner

Peugeot Partner Electric van – New van review

The name probably gives it away, the Peugeot Partner Electric is the plug-in version of the popular small van from Peugeot. Vansdirect reviews the Peugeot Read more

Mercedes Sprinter Luton

Mercedes Sprinter Luton van – perfect for all your delivery needs!

We’ve all heard of the iconic Mercedes Sprinter van and are surely all aware of its reputation for quality and huge load volumes in the Read more

van finance

A Guide to PCPs and PCH

Car finance has been in the spotlight recently with fears over negative equity in car deals and the prospect of a Financial Conduct Authority investigation Read more

renault trafic

Renault Trafic – a VansDirect special!

The Renault Trafic is a superb medium van that has spawned a number of ‘copycats’ in the shape of the Vauxhall Vivaro, Nissan NV300 and Read more

new van

New van infographic – June in numbers

Every month, we summarise the performance of the new van market based on figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). June Read more


Ford Transit Custom – Up close and personal

The Ford Transit Custom is the UK’s most popular van and for some reason, today at Vansdirect we went up close and personal with the Read more

ford transit custom

New van market in the UK grows in June!

New van registrations enjoyed an increase in demand in June, following four months of declining demand! Statistics released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Read more

volkswagen vans

New Volkswagen Crafter – new van review!

For years the Volkswagen Crafter has been in the shadow somewhat of its ‘sister van’ the Mercedes Sprinter. But now the Volkswagen Crafter has branched Read more

Vansdirect MD interviewed by the LBF

In a male dominated industry, there are, alas, few females who head up leasing broker firms. I can count them on one hand – but one such Read more

Ford Transit Electric van

Ford Transit Electric van – Could DHL be about to bring it to the UK?

Logistics specialists DHL have indicated that they may bring a Ford Transit or similar sized electric van to the UK, with the aim of reducing Read more

peugeot partner crew van

Hands-on with the Peugeot Partner crew van

You’ve all heard of the Peugeot Partner van, today at Vansdirect we got hands-on with a five seater version of the Partner, the Peugeot Partner Read more

new van

New van infographic – May in numbers

Every month, we summarise the performance of the new van market based on figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). Here’s Read more

large vans

New van battle: Mercedes Sprinter vs Iveco Daily

New large vans have the capabilities to carry the heaviest and bulkiest of cargo. Vansdirect compares two of the big hitters from the segment that Read more

commercial van

New van registrations decrease in May

New van registrations suffered a fall in demand in May, as the new van market continues to stabilise after record breaking demand! Statistics released by Read more

volkswagen vans

New Volkswagen vans to be fitted with autonomous emergency braking

A new van range that is made up of the Caddy, Transporter, Crafter and new Crafter vans, all new Volkswagen vans will now be fitted Read more

euro 6

Booming new van sales not just down to online shopping

New research has found that the increase of online shopping and the increased requirement for delivery of goods is not the sole factor for thriving Read more

Fiat Fullback

4 reasons to purchase a new Fiat Fullback pick-up

A strong and reliable part of Fiat’s thriving van range, Vansdirect outlines 4 reasons to purchase a new Fiat Fullback pick-up! Fiat Fullback introduction Accompanying Read more

petrol vans

Van drivers may be about to pay more for fuel at peak periods!

Major British supermarkets are in late stages of talks about an overhaul of British fuel prices, with van drivers set to see a change in Read more

Citroen Nemo

5 reasons to purchase a new Citroen Nemo

The smallest van in the Citroen van range; alongside the Citroen Berlingo, new Citroen Dispatch and Citroen Relay, the Nemo has been around for approximately Read more

New Peugeot Expert

Hands-on with the new Peugeot Expert and Citroen Dispatch!

We’ve all heard of the new Peugeot Expert and new Citroen Dispatch vans, today at Vansdirect we go hands-on with both new vans and share Read more

euro 6

Increase in use of vans takes UK traffic to an all-time high

According to statistics from the Department for Transport (DfT), traffic in the UK reached a record-breaking high in the year ending March 2017, with vans Read more

renault trafic

Van leasing – End of season special offers!

Vansdirect brings you end of season van leasing special offers, so that you beat the bank holiday rush! At Vansdirect we stock: small vans, medium vans, Read more

renault kangoo

Renault vans demonstrate electric van that charges while driving!

Tested at a 100-metre test track in Versailles, Renault vans revealed a way for electric vans to be charged up to 20 kilowatts at speeds Read more

new van deals

5 reasons to buy a new Ford Ranger pick-up

Available in the UK since 1998, the new Ford Ranger pick-up van is the third generation sold by Ford on our shores. Developed independently by Read more

renault trafic

Renault Trafic to add SpaceClass van to its range

The Renault Trafic is a medium van designed for professionals. From September this year professionals will have another Renault Trafic to choose from, in the Read more

large vans

Large vans – A guide to towing capacities

Looking for a new van for towing? You may be best choosing a large van, with certain large vans being able to tow up to Read more

mercedes x-class

Mercedes X-Class pick-up – what do we know so far?

Mercedes vans have announced their entry into the pick-up market with the new Mercedes X-Class pick-up van. Vansdirect reveals everything we now know about the Read more

commercial van

Van leasing – best deals of the week!

Vansdirect brings you the latest van leasing deals of the week, whether you are looking for a small van or a conversion, Vansdirect has the Read more

new van infographic

New van infographic – April in numbers

Every month, we summarise the performance of the new van market based on figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). Here’s Read more

medium vans

Renault Trafic – Your perfect business partner!

The Renault Trafic is part of the incredibly competitive segment of medium vans which includes the incredibly popular new Ford Transit Custom and Volkswagen Transporter, Read more

van driving

Mercedes vans investigates mental health of van drivers

  In aid of mental health awareness week 2017, Mercedes vans has carried out research to investigate the mental health of van drivers.. The results Read more

medium vans

Medium vans – A guide to payload

Want to find out which of the medium vans that we sell has the highest payload? At Vansdirect, we have vans for sale, however we Read more

Everything you need to know about van speed limits!

You may have caught our blog about new speeding fines, but did you know on certain roads the van speed limit may differ? Vansdirect outlines Read more

new van

New van registrations drop in April

New van registrations showed an expected decrease in demand from March for new vans, with the effect of the new registration plates in March clear Read more

new van

New van battle: Ford Transit Custom vs Volkswagen Transporter

The medium new van segment is exceptionally competitive, with huge industry names including the Peugeot Expert, Renault Trafic and Vauxhall Vivaro all fighting it out Read more

Fiat Fullback

The Fiat Fullback – No job too tough!

Based on the Mitsubishi L200, The Fiat Fullback is strong and capable of carrying out the toughest of tasks in the most challenging of conditions. Read more

van insurance

Be smart – Protect your new van from theft!

Your van is your livelihood and your business partner, with van theft at an all-time high, Vansdirect advises how you can protect your van from Read more

cv show

CV show 2017 – Highlights (Part 2)

Yesterday as the CV show concluded, we brought you some of the highlights of this year’s event. With so many highlights to bring to you, Read more


CV show 2017 – Highlights (Part 1)

Now that the CV show has concluded, Vansdirect looks at some of the highlights of Britain’s largest commercial vehicle event. CV Show introduction Held at Read more

euro 6

Van manufacturers collaborate at CV show to promote Euro 6

The ongoing CV show yesterday opened its doors, with van manufacturers coming together to promote Euro 6 engines as the driving force behind the UK’s Read more

new van

New van battle: Fiat Fiorino v Ford Transit Courier

Time for another intriguing new van battle, this time from the small van segment! The small van segment is extremely competitive, with 10s of vans Read more

Ultra Low Emission Zone – Be Prepared with a Euro 6 van

The Ultra-Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) will be a region in London where all vehicles will need to adhere to new exhaust emission standards or pay Read more

cv show

CV Show only 5 days away!

With less than a week until the CV show arrives back in Birmingham this year, Vansdirect provides a comprehensive preview of everything to expect when Read more

fiat fiorino

Fiat Fiorino – a VansDirect special!

The Fiat Fiorino is a compact city van that also has a couple of ‘copycats’ in the shape of the Citroen Nemo and Peugeot Bipper. Read more

peugeot expert

New Peugeot Expert review

Vansdirect reviews one of the medium van segment’s big hitters, the Peugeot Expert. Vansdirect also discovers what gives the Peugeot Expert its very relevant name. Read more

driving test

Driving test changes – what to expect

As a van driver you’ll already possess a valid driving licence, therefore it’s easy to read this headline and simply think, “Doesn’t affect me…don’t need Read more

new van

New van infographic – March in numbers

Every month, we summarise the performance of the new van market based on figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). This Read more

Eggs-traordinary new van bargains!

Easter is here once again, and to celebrate we have some great deals on brand new vans! Whether you need a small, medium or large Read more

New van battle: Renault Trafic v Toyota Proace

The medium van segment is incredibly competitive, with the UK’s best-selling Ford Transit Custom amongst a whole host of big-hitters in this category. Two of Read more

petrol vans

Diesel engines – the facts

Last year, over 375,000 new vans were registered in the UK. The vast majority of these new vans will be powered by diesel engines. But Read more

euro 6

Get ready for the CV show!

The Commercial Vehicle (CV) show takes place 25th-27th April at the NEC in Birmingham. With increased floor space for this year’s event, it promises to Read more

electric vans

London Mayor’s war on pollution outlines benefits of Euro 6 vans

Vansdirect outlines how the war on pollution could affect your daily commute and why transferring to Euro 6 can ensure you don’t continually pay a Read more

new van

LCV market stabilises in March as new van demand dips slightly

March showed a marked increase in demand from February for new vans, as buyers snapped up new 17-plate vans. Vansdirect reports on March LCV sales Read more


Brexit may enhance SMEs

On 23rd June 2016, the result of the UK referendum did more than raise a few eyebrows and has divided opinions throughout the United Kingdom. Read more

crew vans

Crew Vans – A van for everyone’s needs

Require a van with the ability to carry cargo and passengers? With seating for up to 6 and a practical loadspace? Vansdirect searches for the Read more

new van deals

This week’s best new van deals

It’s time for another round up of the week’s best new van deals. From small vans to pickups, we have the new van for you! Read more

new van

New van battle: Renault Trafic v Vauxhall Vivaro

Medium vans are among the most popular on the market. It’s no surprise; the medium van segment includes big hitters like the best-selling Ford Transit Read more

van leasing

Get a new van this March and save yourself thousands

If you’re planning to buy a new van, you should probably get a move on. Why? Because it could save you thousands of pounds in Read more

citroen relay

The Citroen Relay – more than just a van

The Citroen Relay has been around since 1994, when the Relay name was first introduced to the public. For its entire life, the Citroen Relay Read more

fiat fiorino

New Fiat Fiorino review

The Fiat Fiorino is the smallest van in Fiat’s commercial vehicle range, sitting below the Doblo Cargo, Talento, Ducato and Fullback. It’s a compact ‘city Read more


Renault Nissan alliance to consolidate van businesses

As part of a plan to reduce costs and maximise co-operation, the Renault-Nissan alliance has announced that it will be combining the light commercial vehicle Read more

van security

Van security: How to keep your van safe

Vans equal value. We’re not just talking about the cost of a van, or the equity you may have in it. For small businesses, their Read more

van insurance

Van insurance costs rise by 14 percent in 2016

Van insurance costs rose by 14.1 percent in the year ending January 2017 according to research from Consumer Intelligence, with the average policy costing an Read more

fiat fullback

New Fiat Fullback Cross model unveiled

Fiat has revealed a brand new version of the Fullback pickup at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show. The Fiat Fullback was made available to order Read more

new van deals

The best new van deals this week

You know how this works by now…we round up the best new van deals, so you don’t have to! Whether you’re looking for a small Read more

large vans

Large vans lead the way

Despite driving the new van market during the back-end of 2016, large vans still lag behind their medium-sized counterparts in terms of sales. Little should Read more

new vans

New vans see drop in demand as buyers wait for new 17-plate vans

February saw a drop in demand for new vans as buyers wait for the new 17-plate models, which are now available to buy. Statistics published Read more


Peugeot Citroen PSA group acquires Vauxhall/Opel brand

After weeks of speculation, the PSA Group (Peugeot Societe Anonyme) has finally confirmed that it has come to an agreement to buy the Vauxhall/Opel brand. Read more

volkswagen vans

Volkswagen Crafter to make UK debut at CV Show

The new Volkswagen Crafter will make its long-awaited UK debut next month – at the NEC in Birmingham for the CV Show 2017. Having been Read more

peugeot partner

Peugeot and Citroen vans get an electric boost

PSA group partners Peugeot and Citroen have launched new longer-wheelbase versions of their small Partner and Berlingo electric vans. Both models are due to make Read more

van driving

Van driving tips: Staying safe in high winds

You can’t see it, but you know it’s there. The sudden ‘wobble’ of your van tells you as much. It may look like any other Read more

small vans

Small vans – bigger than you think?

There are all kinds of vans available in today’s market, from small vans to pickups. For some van operators, huge volumes and payloads are not Read more

new van

New van battle: Vauxhall Vivaro vs Ford Transit Custom

British-built versus British favourite… The medium van segment of the market is the most fiercely contested, with big names like the Volkswagen Transporter, Renault Trafic Read more

euro 6

Get a new van before the London T-Charge comes into force

A new surcharge will be implemented on motorists travelling through London’s Congestion Charge zone from October this year. The ‘T-charge’ – or Emissions Surcharge – Read more

toyota proace

Toyota Proace van review

The Toyota Proace is a brand-new medium van developed alongside the new Citroen Dispatch and Peugeot Expert, so each of the three models is based Read more

new van deals

Ford Ranger pickup review

The current generation Ford Ranger pickup is the third version sold by Ford in Europe, having launched here in 1998. While the first two were Read more

medium vans

Medium vans – a big year ahead

The competitive medium vans segment of the van market is probably the most ferociously contested. According to data published by the Society of Motor Manufacturers Read more

new vans

When it comes to large vans, is bigger, better?

Large vans are currently driving the van market, and have been for some time – along with pickups. This increased demand is a result of Read more

new van

How to choose the right new van for your business

You’ve decided you need a new van. Your old one may be on its last legs, or you might just fancy a new and improved Read more

volkswagen amarok

Reviewed – the Volkswagen Amarok

When you think of Volkswagen, a pickup truck is not the first thing that comes to mind. Traditionally dominated by the likes of Mitsubishi and Read more

cv show

New pickup incoming – the Isuzu D-Max MY17

There’s another new pickup on the way this year. Well, not entirely new – the Isuzu D-Max is getting a facelift and an engine overhaul Read more


Van leasing deals under £50 per week

Inspired by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders’ (SMMT) monthly top ten new van sales chart, we decided to create our own top ten Read more

ford vans

Ford vans strengthen their grip on the van market

The latest figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) show that 2017 has picked up where 2016 left off, as over 20,000 Read more

renault kangoo

The small vans to consider for your new 17 plate van

Buying a new van has never been easier – as evidenced by last year’s sales figures of over 375,000 units. With so many different options Read more

van leasing

Van finance options – which is best for you?

There are many ways to finance a new van, and each option will offer certain features that distinguish it from the others. Finance options are Read more

new vans

New vans – 2016’s big winners

As you know, 2016 was a record year for registrations of new vans. Over 375,000 new vans were sold last year as the van market Read more

peugeot bipper

Peugeot Bipper review

The Peugeot Bipper is one of three small vans that are practically one and the same – albeit with different branding – the other two Read more

van drivers

Tough new driving laws could spell trouble for van drivers

Van drivers who break the law are to face harsh new punishments starting this spring. Drivers who are caught using a mobile phone or speeding Read more

ford vans

Ford vans for under £50 per week!

It’s no secret that Ford is the leading manufacturer of commercial vehicles in the UK. Its vans regularly out-sell their rivals by significant margins – Read more

new van

London trials for Ford Transit Custom plug-in hybrid

Ford is to trial 20 plug-in hybrid Transit Custom models to meet rapidly-approaching new limits on vehicle emissions in order to improve air quality in Read more

contract hire

Control your costs with Maintenance Inclusive Contract Hire

At Vansdirect, we offer many finance options through a number of lenders when you buy a new van – one of whom offers Maintenance Inclusive Read more

new van

The best new van deals from an award winning retailer

As you know, here at Vansdirect we love a bargain. From small vans to pickups, we stock the best new vans from all of the Read more

van racking

Van racking – how do you do yours?

No matter what you use your van for, van racking can be a conveniently useful addition to any van. But, it’s easier said than done. Read more


Renault Kangoo ZE updated with Master ZE to follow

Renault has revealed two new vans at the Brussels Motor Show today – both electric versions of their existing models, the Kangoo and Master. Renault Read more

vauxhall vivaro

Vauxhall Vivaro remains a big hit with small retailers

Vauxhall vans are the vehicles of choice for small retailers in the UK. After a record-breaking year in which 375,687 new vans were registered, Vauxhall Read more

Can I drive a van? The new vans you can drive on a regular licence

Whatever you need to use a van for – no matter whether it’s a transporting a team, a house move or a new job – Read more

ford vans

The top 10 best-selling new vans of 2016

New vans are currently riding the crest of a wave – and have being doing so for the last four years, it seems. 2016 was Read more

new vans

New vans enjoy a record-breaking 2016

New vans and pickups hit record levels in 2016, despite December experiencing a drop in demand of over 10 percent when compared to the same Read more

ford transit custom

Ford Transit Custom plug-in hybrid due in 2019

The Ford Transit Custom will soon come complete with a new accessory – an extension lead! As part of Ford’s ambitious plans to launch THIRTEEN Read more

big vans

Big vans, tiny prices!

To bring in the New Year with a BANG, we’ve slashed the prices on our big vans! These big beasts drove (sorry!) the market in Read more

new vans

New Year Sale – brand new vans for less than £50 per week!

So, another year has passed. 2016 was eventful, for reasons both good and bad. But now it’s a new year – a fresh start, a Read more

smart van

The smart van is the mobile office of the future

The term ‘mobile office’ was commonly used to describe an old portakabin that functioned as an extension to the main office and could be moved Read more

new van

Christmas clearance deals – new van bargains!

This Christmas we’ve got a host of brand new vans in our clearance offers. From small vans to large vans, there’s something for everyone! What’s Read more

van insurance

Have you got the right van insurance cover?

You may have recently read about the cost of van insurance premiums and how van drivers are paying twice as much as car drivers for Read more

what van

What Van Awards 2017 – The Winners

Small Van – Fiat Fiorino The Fiat Fiorino now features Euro 6 engines, and part of the reason that the Fiorino took the award was Read more

crew vans

Crew vans tax confusion – is it a car or a van?

Crew vans make brilliantly convenient working vehicles. With space for people and cargo, crew vans can be used both at work and at home. There Read more

new van

The new Ford Transit Custom AUTO

Ford’s flagship vans, the Transit and Transit Custom, are about to be made available with six-speed transaxle (transmissions, differential and driven axle components) automatic transmissions. Read more

ford vans

New vans enjoy record month while Ford pass 100,000 sales

Last month was a record-breaking one for sales of new vans, according to data published today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). Read more


Does your van have the right tyres?

If you’re a van or fleet operator, you’ll be all too aware of the demands placed on it every single day. Now that winter is Read more


Isuzu celebrates its birthday with a new pick-up, the Centurion

Isuzu has announced a limited edition D-Max pick to commemorate the company’s 100th anniversary. Staying with the theme of ‘100’, Isuzu has named the new Read more

commercial vans

Do you drive commercial vans? Be smart – know the limits

As a driver of commercial vans, you’ll be aware of the different speed limits for each van class. Now, a van driver who ignores speed Read more

van driving

Is your van driving position affecting your health?

Have you found the right driving position in your van? It could be affecting your health… Many of us spend at least an hour in Read more

air conditioned van

Give your air conditioned van some attention

You may have recently bought a new van with air conditioning. Or maybe you’re thinking about buying one. Or, maybe you already had one and Read more

new van

Mobile phones and penalty points – the new rules

The British Government has announced that drivers caught operating a handheld mobile device will face ‘severe penalties’, starting from 2017. Under new rules scheduled to Read more

citroen dispatch

Deal of the day: Citroen Dispatch Enterprise

The Citroen Dispatch is one of the most rounded vans on the market. Offering a choice of two lengths and two heights, the Dispatch shares Read more

van safety

Why van safety matters

This year has seen the number of vans on UK roads surpass 4 million. You may see that as a sign of thriving business and Read more


Van drivers are on the fence over Brexit

We’re now just over two weeks away from the EU referendum and a critical vote on whether we as British citizens wish to remain in Read more

van safety

Van safety could be revolutionised with this new black box

In a world first, a 3D ‘black box’ for vehicles using a solitary dash cam has been demonstrated by Roke Manor Research. Developed from a Read more

petrol vans

How to easily reduce your van running costs

Your van is a vital asset to your business – without it, you can’t work. So, with ever-increasing costs associated with operating a van, running Read more

Need to sell a van at auction? Here’s how

If you have a van that you need to shift quickly, an auction is an ideal way to sell a van as it will be Read more

van driving

Van driving hours: the law

How much time do you spend driving your van? Did you know that there’s a limit to the amount of time you can spend behind Read more

ford vans

Company van tax: Do you know the rules?

If you’ve ever had a company car, you’ll know that tax is paid on a sliding scale based on a number of things; the vehicle’s Read more

electric vans

Sales of new vans soar as new emissions tests apply in 2017

New vans sales continue to grow Sales of new vans hit record levels in the first six months of 2016, according to the latest data Read more

new van deals

Van tax and pick-ups – How does it work?

Everybody likes a pick-up. They look good while retaining the ability to carry or tow heavy loads. But do you have to pay tax on Read more

new van

New van technology – what’s next?

With every year that passes, there are new advances in technology. Ten years ago, smartphones were less common, and mp3 players enjoyed huge popularity. Fast Read more

peugeot boxer

Best-seller battle: Ford Transit vs Peugeot Boxer

We’re sure that by now, you’ll have read about how the demand for large vans is not only growing, but driving (ahem!) the growth of Read more

contract hire

Car contract hire from Vansdirect

We might be known for our vans, but did you know that we now offer car contract hire options, too? That’s right, you can now Read more


PSA Peugeot Citroen announces new pick-up

PSA Peugeot Citroen is to launch a 1.0-tonne pick-up truck under the “Push to Pass” plan that outlines the group’s strategy for the next five Read more

van maintenance

Van maintenance: Operators face the spotlight

A ‘master class’ arranged by ACFO to tackle the issue of van maintenance and the rising numbers of vans unfit for the road will take Read more

van maintenance

Van maintenance: Summer suggestions

We are about half way through the traditional summer months, and as the heat rises so does the risk of your van breaking down. The Read more


Telematics – what is it and why should you care?

What is Telematics? Telematics is nothing new – in fact, it’s been around for years – yet a lot of drivers still don’t know what Read more

van leasing

Van Contract Hire explained

Vansdirect takes a closer look at Contract Hire… As many of us know, choosing and buying a new van for your business can be exciting, Read more

new vans

New vans for under £200 a month: Our top 5

Finance for light commercial vehicles comes in many forms. Because vans tend to be business purchases, lease and hire agreements are an attractive method for Read more


3 things you should know if you want to buy a van for the first time

When you buy a van for the first time, it’s easy to assume that driving your new van will be the same as driving your Read more

van leasing

How much is the deposit on a new van? Your questions, answered

When looking to finance a new van, it’s inevitable that you’ll have a lot of questions. New vans on finance come with many options, so Read more

toyota proace

New vans, new records – 2016 so far

2016 has seen a number of new records set by commercial vehicles. How so? Well, demand has continually risen over the past couple of years Read more

Citroen Nemo

The best new van deals of 2016

This year has been awash with announcements of new vans and pickups coming to market – not forgetting the imminent Euro 6 legislation – so Read more

euro 6

What does the London ULEZ mean for your business?

Sadiq Khan, the new Mayor of London, has made public his desire to introduce the new Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ) in 2019 – a Read more

big vans

Our highest capacity commercial vans

Different people have different requirements, therefore the answer to this question will differ, too. But what if you need a decent amount of both? For Read more

van leasing

How to finance your new van

New van finance explained Whether your business is large or small, buying new equipment and deciding on how you’re going to pay for it are Read more

medium vans

Looking for a new van? Here are this week’s red hot van offers

Looking to buy a new van? Then check out our offers – you may find the van you’re looking for! Whether you’re a plumber, caterer Read more

new van deals

Commercial vans with the highest torque – our top 6

Commercial vans, as the name suggests, are vans used for commercial purposes. Due to the nature of their work, commercial vans need enough ‘grunt’ to Read more

euro 6

What does the Euro 6 regulation mean for van drivers?

The European Emission Standards were originally implemented in the 1990’s in order to reduce air pollution – especially in urban areas. The legislation was intended Read more

commercial van

Parking your commercial van at home

If you have a commercial van for work, there’s a chance that you’ll be parking it at home. There’s nothing wrong with that – many Read more

new vans

The best new van deals

At Vansdirect, we don’t just sell vans and cars. We are here to help you buy a van, by providing independent, impartial advice to help Read more

new van

6 simple steps to a brand new van

Choosing a new van can be tricky, especially if you aren’t sure what you need. There are so many things to consider, like payload, volume Read more

commercial vans

Your favourite commercial vans

After last week’s news that there are now over four million commercial vans on the UK’s roads, we found ourselves wondering which vans are on Read more

ford transit custom

The Ford Transit Custom: Why is it so popular?

The Ford Transit Custom is arguably the most popular van on the market. The mid-sized, one-tonne panel van is the only van in its class Read more

vauxhall vans

Want to buy a van? Make sure you get the right one

When you buy a van, there are a number of things you should do before going ahead and committing to a lengthy agreement. As a Read more

new vans

New van of the year? The Fleet Awards winners

The FleetWorld Awards 2016 have been and gone for another year. Categories including best car-derived van, best new van and van manufacturer of the year Read more

small vans

Most economical small vans

Cost-cutting is high on everyone’s agenda. After all, who doesn’t want to save money? It’s easy to think that vans don’t come anywhere close to Read more

new vans

Large vans drive LCV growth

Almost 28,000 new vans were registered in April, an 11.8 percent increase on the same month in 2015, according to new figures released by the Read more


August’s most popular new vans

Here are August’s best-selling new vans at Vansdirect. Citroen Berlingo August’s ‘Champion’ is the Citroen Berlingo. Recently available with Euro 6 engines, the Berlingo is Read more

new vans

New vans, new offers!

When it comes to new vans, at Vansdirect we love a bargain. Whether you want a new van on lease, hire or to purchase – Read more

euro 6

Help reduce air pollution with a Euro 6 compliant van

Air pollution, along with Euro 6 compliant vans are back on the agenda in Britain as London’s new mayor, Sadiq Khan, announces a consultation to Read more

citroen berlingo

New vans: Vansdirect’s best-sellers of 2016

It’s now September, and we’re pretty much three-quarters of the way through the year. A quick scan of the news reveals that 2016 has been Read more

new van

Deal of the day: Ford Transit L3H2 Trend

The Ford Transit needs no introduction. When it comes to vans, there is no bigger name. Having been around for over 50 years, the Transit Read more

what van

New units for the Ducato and Doblo Cargo

Fiat Professional has announced upgrades for its Ducato and Doblo Cargo vans. The medium and large vans will get new Euro 6-compliant engines. The new Read more

peugeot bipper

Small vans – little but not limited

Small vans may not be able to carry heavy duty payloads like their bigger counterparts, but that doesn’t mean that they don’t have their uses. Read more

van insurance

Van insurance: How to save money on your policy

Buying a van insurance policy is not difficult. You don’t even need to speak to anyone nowadays with plenty of online options for insuring your Read more

euro 6

A host of new vans will debut at the CV Show 2016

Next week sees the start of this year’s Commercial Vehicle show at the NEC in Birmingham. We take a look at who’s scheduled to appear, Read more

new van

Why buy a new van?

Why should you buy a new van? Any vehicle purchase is a major investment, so it makes sense to do your research before committing to Read more

peugeot partner

5 reasons to buy a Peugeot Partner

The Peugeot Partner has been around for 20 years now, having been launched in 1996. The Partner received a facelift in 2004 before a ‘phase Read more

new van

Five things you didn’t know about the Ford Transit van

The Ford Transit van is arguably the most popular van on the market, having been around for over 50 years. The range has evolved over Read more

peugeot boxer

Looking to buy a van? Check out the Peugeot Boxer

If you’re looking to buy a van, then it’s worth taking a look at the Peugeot Boxer. As far as large commercial vans go, it’s Read more

citroen dispatch

New Citroen Dispatch to launch at CV Show 2016

This year’s CV Show will see Citroen launch the new Dispatch, featuring new technology, design and architecture as well as some exciting functions new to Read more

petrol vans

Van drivers hit in the pocket as fuel prices increase

FairFuelUK have found that retailers have been charging more for diesel than petrol, even though the wholesale fuel prices were cheaper in recent weeks. Retail Read more

ford transit custom

A closer look at the Ford Transit Custom

In case you didn’t know – which is very unlikely – the Ford Transit Custom is one of Ford’s four different Transit models, one for Read more

van leasing

Van leasing, hire or purchase?

Buying a new van can be stressful. If you’re a business owner looking for new vans for sale, there’s a lot to consider. Cash purchases, Read more

volkswagen vans

The best new vans and pickups for 2017

Sales of new vans hit record levels in 2016, with over 370,000 new vans and pickups sold in the UK alone. The market is booming, Read more

van insurance

Making sense of van insurance

When insuring a van, there is far more to consider than there is with a passenger car. Vans are generally used for business purposes, which Read more

peugeot bipper

Top 5 shortest small vans

Depending on your business, you may have certain requirements of your van. If you’re based in, or your work involves a lot of city travelling Read more

So what is Euro 6 legislation?

You’ll have no doubt seen the term ‘Euro 6’ more and more over the last few years. You’ll also have seen articles explaining how it Read more

new vans

Large vans, small prices

With the recent news that large vans are doing rather well in driving the growth of the LCV sector, we decided to take a look Read more

vauxhall vivaro

Van leasing advice for start-up businesses

In the last two years, new start-up business registrations have increased with 2014 seeing 581,000 new companies in the UK. Registrations continue to grow as Read more

toyota proace

New van specification guide – what exactly do you get?

Knowing one model from another is one thing. Knowing your trim levels is quite another. What is a trim level? You know, that unique word Read more

new van

How to look after your shiny new van

We’re sure you’ll have recently heard that there is now a record number of vehicles on Britain’s roads. Due in part to increased demand for Read more

cv show

CV Show 2016: New vans, new pickups, new engines

Yesterday, Vansdirect headed up to the CV Show 2016 at the NEC in Birmingham with eager anticipation of the new van models on show at Read more

volkswagen vans

Five new vans in contention for International Van of the Year

In a week’s time, the International Van of the Year (IVOTY) will be announced at the Commercial Vehicle Show in Hannover, Germany. We’re guaranteed a Read more

new van

New vans for less than £50 per week!

As you know, at Vansdirect we love two things – vans and bargains. Especially when you combine the two! Our range covers small vans, medium Read more

The five best vans to have graced the European Championships

Now that the European Championship is just a day away, we found ourselves wondering about the best vans to have graced the final tournament. After Read more

66 plate vans

66 plate vans are here!

It’s that time of the year again – yes, that’s right – new registration plates! September is just around the corner and will bring with Read more

euro 6

What is AdBlue, and how does it work?

By now, you’ve probably heard of AdBlue. We’re fast approaching September and the implementation of strict new Euro 6 regulations – and if you’re planning Read more

towing restrictions

Towing restrictions? Avoid that hitch

Recent research conducted by Volkswagen has revealed that 53% of van drivers do not know their vehicle’s maximum legal capacity – especially when towing. British Read more

winter driving

The van driver’s guide to winter driving

Now that the trees are bare and the nights are cold, it’s time to make sure you’re ready for winter and all that comes with Read more

new vans

Van leasing – what is a broker?

Vansdirect is a leasing broker. But what exactly is that? A leasing broker is an intermediary (or ‘middleman’) that sits between the customer, the new Read more

diesel vans

Diesel vans face congestion charge in SIXTEEN different cities

Owners of diesel vans may soon have to pay an ‘emissions surcharge’ in order to drive in sixteen of the UK’s biggest cities, following a Read more

medium vans

New vans: the medium segment’s big hitters

The traditional one-tonne van is in decline, according to recent data published by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). In October, demand for Read more


The van driver’s guide to ‘wear and tear’

If you’re financing a new van through contract hire it’s important to understand the potential for unexpected expenses. As a van driver, you may not Read more

toyota proace

New vans from Citroen, Peugeot and Toyota coming soon

Three big name manufacturers have announced brand-new versions of their flagship vans ahead of their debuts at next month’s Commercial Vehicle Show in Birmingham. The Read more

66 plate vans

66 plate vans drive strong September for LCVs

Statistics published today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) revealed that the new van market experienced a moderate spike in demand of Read more

iveco daily

Iveco Daily: Strong, versatile and capable

The Iveco Daily is one of the most unique vans in the UK market, in part due to the fact that it doesn’t share a Read more

big vans

Mercedes Sprinter at a glance

The current-generation Mercedes Sprinter launched in 2013 with a facelifted version of the previous van. That’s not to say that the changes were insignificant – Read more

pick-up van

Mercedes join the pickup party

Mercedes is to reveal a new pick-up truck concept later this year in a move that will create even more competition in the sector, following Read more

new vans

Large vans: Our top 5

The latest figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) show that large vans are driving the growth of the LCV sector. In Read more

euro 6

Nissan Navara gets Euro 6 compliant engines

Nissan has announced that their flagship pickup, the Navara NP300, will receive an engine upgrade to bring it in line with Euro 6 requirements. The Read more

new van deals

Fiat Fiorino gets a facelift

Fiat is updating its Fiorino small van with a range of styling and mechanical improvements. Appearing for the first time on the New Fiorino are Read more


Euro 6 engines – new Renault van range

Renault has enhanced its entire van range to bring them in line with Euro 6 regulations. The Renault van range comprises of the Kangoo, Trafic Read more

euro 6

Euro 5 vs Euro 6 – what’s the difference?

As you’ll have heard, Euro 6 engine regulations came into force for new vans this month. Euro 6 regulations mean that all new vans sold Read more

euro 6

Euro 6 on the agenda as fleets encouraged to give their views

Fleet operators are being asked to give their opinions on the expansion and earlier implementation of the Ultra-Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ) in London. It’s expected Read more

mitsubishi l200

Mitsubishi L200 Barbarian at a glance

The Mitsubishi L200 has been around for over 30 years now and is in its fifth generation, which was launched back in 2015. A five-seat Read more

new van

Mercedes’ new van delivery concept

Mercedes-Benz has revealed a brand new concept van and a wider strategic outlook for urban deliveries, which they call adVANce. Clever. The intention of the Read more

IAA commercial vehicles show

Vansdirect at the IAA Commercial Vehicles Show in Hannover

The 66th IAA Commercial Vehicles Show in Hannover has just come to an end after a week of premieres, awards and concepts. Vansdirect sent a Read more

Volkswagen Crafter

MAN’s new van

Truck manufacturer MAN revealed its first ever light commercial vehicle in a world premiere at the 66th IAA Commercial Vehicle Show in Hannover, Germany. The Read more

euro 6

AdBlue – use and storage guide

As you’ll no doubt have heard, strict new Euro 6 regulations have now come into force. These regulations have been put in place in order Read more


How to prepare your van for winter

November is fast approaching, and that means winter isn’t too far behind. As we all know, conditions can change dramatically during the winter months – Read more

new van deals

Today’s cheapest new van deals under £150 per month

Every week Vansdirect brings you the best van finance deals. Whether you want to lease, hire or purchase a new van we have a great Read more

electric van

Self-driving electric van to go on sale in 2017

A self-driving electric van designed by British autonomous technology company Charge could go on sale as early as next year, it has been revealed. The Read more

new van

New van sales remain strong despite October slump

New van sales dipped this past month, with demand dropping 4.5 percent when compared with the same period in 2015. In October, almost 27,000 new Read more

fiat fullback

The new Fiat Fullback pick-up debuts at CV Show 2016

Fiat’s first ever pick-up, the new Fullback, is to make its UK debut at next week’s Commercial Vehicle Show at the NEC in Birmingham. The Read more

euro 6

Nissan’s NP300 Navara awarded International Pick-up of the Year 2016

Nissan’s all-new NP300 Navara has been awarded the International Pick-up of the Year for 2016 at a ceremony in Lyon, France. The new NP300 Navara Read more

peugeot boxer

5 reasons to buy a Peugeot Boxer

The Peugeot Boxer has always been a popular choice within the large panel van sector, being a serious contender alongside the Ford Transit and Mercedes Read more

peugeot bipper

Small vans – where next?

The new van market is currently enjoying increased growth and demand, but for some reason small vans seem to be the odd ones out. Recent Read more

citroen berlingo

Citroen Berlingo Euro 6 upgrade – what’s new?

Launched over 20 years ago, the Citroen Berlingo has accumulated many awards from publications such as Vans A2Z, BusinessVans and Fleet News’s small van of Read more

petrol vans

Fuel prices slashed at UK supermarkets

You’ll no doubt have noticed that fuel prices are on the rise again, approaching £1.20 per litre at some filling stations. Fuel prices are now Read more

Van towing capacities – which vans are the best?

At Vansdirect we are in constant dialogue with our customers. Whether it’s on the internet, social media or via the good old telephone we get Read more

van driving tips

Road Safety Week – van driving tips

This week is Road Safety Week (21-27 November) and as usual, the focus is on prevention. Founded by Brake, a road safety charity, in 1997 Read more

new van deals

Black Friday new van deals

We don’t need to tell you – it’s Black Friday! We’ve got a number of great vans in our sale, with huge savings available. From Read more

van leasing

Leasing Broker Federation Awards – Van leasing broker of the year!

Last week saw the Leasing Broker Federation – formerly the Small Fleet Leasing Federation – Awards ceremony, held at London’s Covent Garden. A total of Read more

Payload: Do you know your limits?

Understanding payloads and why they’re important… When it comes to buying a van, a number of things may influence your decision. If you’re frequently working Read more


New Trafic Sport added to Renault family

Welcoming the Renault Trafic Sport to the fold With the Renault Trafic recently named as Medium Van of the Year during the recent WhatVan? awards Read more

renault trafic

5 reasons to buy a Renault Trafic Business+

The Renault Trafic first launched in the UK almost 35 years ago and is one of the most popular medium vans on the market. It’s Read more

The Renault Master at a glance

The Renault Master has been a staple of the large van market for over 30 years now, along with its near-identical twins, the Nissan NV400 Read more

Peugeot vans are just perfect

Much like other manufacturers, Peugeot have a van to cater to each of the van size segments. Whether you need a compact, small, medium or Read more

peugeot expert

The Peugeot Expert – Expert by name, Expert by nature?

The Peugeot Expert is a medium sized panel van with a difference. When you choose an Expert as your business’ van, you benefit from a Read more


Peugeot Boxer gets a new range of engines

Peugeot has added ‘BlueHDi’ engines to its Boxer van range. The latest update rounds-off Peugeot’s roll-out of Euro 6 engines to its light commercial vehicle Read more

vans for sale

New Volkswagen Amarok pickup gets a new engine

After the recent release of the first new images of the Volkswagen Amarok pickup, the German manufacturer has published full details on the new pick-up. Read more

Volkswagen Transporter

Volkswagen Transporter: The best van on the market?

The new Volkswagen Transporter has been awarded Honest John’s ‘Most popular van’ award for 2016, beating off competition from the Ford Transit Custom, Mercedes Vito Read more

new vans

A look at the new Volkswagen Transporter T28 Highline

The Volkswagen Transporter Panel Van T28 Highline SWB 2.0-litre TDI 102PS is the most compact panel van (in the short wheelbase variant) in the Transporter Read more

ford vans

Ford vans continue to dominate the CV market

May’s commercial van sales figures reveal that Ford’s domination of the market shows no sign of slowing down as Ford vans continue to perform strongly. Read more

ford transit custom

5 reasons to buy a Ford Transit Custom

The Ford Transit Custom is the UK’s most popular, best-selling van. So, you may be wondering why we need to go to the effort of Read more


5 reasons to buy a Citroen Berlingo

The Citroen Berlingo got a minor facelift back in 2015. With a refreshed look and enhanced equipment the Berlingo really is a capable van. Versatile Read more


Peugeot Boxer – large vans built for tradesmen

The Peugeot Boxer is a capable and versatile large van. It comes in a range of lengths and heights making it an excellent choice of Read more


New Volkswagen Crafter – International Van of the Year

Volkswagen has taken the International Van of the Year crown for a second successive year with their brand new large van, the Volkswagen Crafter despite Read more


Fiat Doblo Cargo – at a glance

The Fiat Doblo Cargo has TWO International Van of the Year awards to its name. That’s right, two. While it may be a little odd Read more

commercial van

Ford Transit Custom Euro 6 upgrade – what’s new?

One of Britain’s best-selling vans, the Ford Transit Custom, has been upgraded with new and efficient Euro 6 engines. The Ford Transit Custom’s three engines Read more

Nissan EnGuard rescue vehicle concept

Nissan has revealed an emergency rescue concept vehicle based on its Navara pick up at the IAA Hannover Motor Show. The concept features two portable Read more

Citroen Nemo

Citroen Nemo review

The Citroen Nemo has now been around for nearly ten years, having launched way back in 2007. It’s the entry-level van in the Citroen van Read more


Vauxhall Vivaro van flies the flag for Britain

The Vauxhall Vivaro van will feature a ‘Made in Britain’ badge on its rear doors as Vauxhall joins the Made in Britain campaign. Founded in Read more

Vauxhall Movano

5 reasons to buy a Vauxhall Movano

After launching in 2010, the Vauxhall Movano was given a minor upgrade in 2015. The Movano has been given a front-end facelift as well as Read more

vauxhall vans

Vauxhall Vivaro van: Versatile, valiant, valuable

Hard work. Performance. Flexibility. Versatility. These are just a few of the things that Vauxhall claims that the Vivaro is built for. Given the number Read more

Ford Transit

Ford Transit sets the bar – again

Ford has topped yet another sales chart with almost 400,000 registrations of their flagship Ford Transit panel van last year. The last two years have Read more

vauxhall vivaro

Vauxhall Vivaro – Built to work

The latest generation Vauxhall Vivaro launched two years ago, succeeding a van that saw almost a million models produced at Vauxhall’s Luton plant. Since then, Read more