VW launches Converter Recognition scheme

Volkswagen launches Converter Recognition scheme

Following a recent trend, Volkswagen has launched it Converter Recognition scheme, providing customers with a list of approved vehicle converters.
Mercedes-Benz X-Class revealed | The Van Expert

Mercedes-Benz hoping X-Class marks the spot

Following last year's concept designs, Mercedes-Benz has revealed the production version of its first pick-up, the X-Class.
Ford Transit Custom facelift (The Van Expert)

Ford reveals new Transit Custom

Ford has revealed the latest version of its Transit Custom, with the new model boasting a refreshed design and improved fuel economy.

Green is the new black as London Taxi Company rebrands

69 years after building the original black cab, The London Taxi Company has moved in a new direction, rebranding as the London Electric Vehicle...
Ford Torneo Custom

Updated trim and tech for Ford Torneo Custom

Ford has announced details of its updated Torneo Custom people mover. First introduced in 2013, the model can carry up to nine occupants.
Ford Transit Custom was most popular LCV in June

Registrations of new LCVs pick up in June

Official figures released today show that LCV registrations rose by just under 2% in June, the first increase since January.
Blue Volkswagen Caddy

Model year updates for Volkswagen Caddy

The 2018 model-year updates for the Volkswagen Caddy boost standard safety and equipment levels across all models.

Deutsche Post and Ford to build new electric van

German logistics group Deutsche Post DHL and Ford have partnered to manufacture a battery-electric delivery van based on the Ford Transit.
Ford Transit Custom remains most popular LCV

Pick-up demand cannot combat LCV market downturn

Sales of new light commercial vehicles fell by more than 5% in May, despite a strong showing from the pick-up truck segment. All other LCV categories fell.
Volkswagen Crafter with autonomous emergency braking

Volkswagen to fit autonomous emergency braking to all vans

Volkswagen will become the first commercial vehicle brand to fit autonomous emergency braking systems on all its vans.
Decline in UK CV production continues (The Van Expert)

Decline in UK commercial vehicle production continues

Figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) show a continued pattern of decline in the production of commercial vehicles in...
A Renault Kangoo ZE van demonstrates dynamic wireless electric charging

Renault electric van charges wirelessly while driving

A Renault Kangoo ZE electric van has demonstrated dynamic wireless charging while driving along a specially-constructed road in France.
Renault Trafic SpaceClass (The Car Expert)

Renault to debut high-spec Trafic passenger van

Renault will debut its latest variation of the Trafic van, the Trafic SpaceClass passenger model, at the upcoming Cannes International Film Festival.
Hireway adds Volkswagen CVs to fleet (The Van Expert)

Hireway adds 50 new Volkswagen vans to fleet

Hireway, a vehicle rental business based in Wishaw, Lanarkshire, has added 50 new Volkswagen vans to its fleet to replace existing vehicles.
Ben and Mercedes-Benz have been research van driver mental health

Mental health of van drivers explored in new research

New research into the mental health of van drivers and operators has been commissioned by Mercedes-Benz Vans UK to mark Mental Health Awareness Week.
Premium Ford Tibbe Lock Pick and Decoder

Skeleton key causing van tool theft ‘epidemic’

Van tool theft in the UK has risen by more than two-thirds in the past two years. The surge is being blamed on a skeleton key available online for £20.
Dramatic drop in registrations of LCVs in April (The Van Expert)

Dramatic drop in registrations of new LCVs in April

Figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders show that registrations of new LCVs plummeted by 18.8% down to 22,625 units in April.
Vauxhall Vivaro on the Luton production line

March sees fall in UK CV production

Figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) show that UK commercial vehicle production fell by 4.3% in March.
DFSK C35 panel van reintroduced to the UK (The Van Expert)

CV Show: DFSK vehicles to return to the UK

DFSK is reintroducing its vehicles to the UK with a new importer and distributor: Vehicle Import & Distribution Ltd, established by Bassadone Automotive.
Ford Mobile Service programme set for nationwide launch at CV Show 2017 (The Van Expert)

CV Show: Nationwide coverage for Ford Mobile Service

Ford is rolling out its Mobile Service programme after a successful trial in the Greater London area. The programme is being launched at the 2017 CV Show.