New Vans, Products & Services
Nissan NV200 Fridge Van now on sale

Nissan NV200 Fridge Van now on sale

Thursday, September 26 2013

The long-awaited Nissan NV200 Fridge Van is now ready to order from dealerships, with prices stating from £19,375. SO, what’s involved? The load area is lined with high thermal efficiency moulded panels which form an insulated cell. Its load volume comes in at 2.2m3 and its temperature control can be reduced to zero degrees. It […]

Used vans from Volkswagen

Used vans from Volkswagen

Thursday, September 5 2013

Volkswagen has extended its Das WeltAuto approved used car service to include small vans, meaning its customers can buy top quality used vans. Available at Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles’ Van Centres, the new programme re-markets LCVs which have fewer than 100,000 miles on the clock and reach the Das WeltAuto standards. All vans will undergo technical […]

Another contract for the Sprinter

Another contract for the Sprinter

Friday, August 23 2013

The Mercedes-Benz Sprinter has gained another contract thanks to drain maintenance specialist EEG. The company has taken delivery of seventeen 5.0 tonne Sprinters to add to its existing fleet of fifty of the vans and three-hundred trucks. So far, the vans help EEG with jobs where space is at a premium. Fleet Manager Douglas Stewart […]

Citroen vans get the sat-nav treatment

Citroen vans get the sat-nav treatment

Thursday, August 22 2013

Fitted as standard to Citroen’s Berlingo, Dispatch and Relay vans, the Trafficmaster Smartnav sat-nav has undergone a makeover, with its screen increased to five inches and a brand new colour scheme. The resolution is also improved with better clarity and space for journey info at the bottom of the screen. As a special bolt on, […]

Sprinter heads to Russia

Sprinter heads to Russia

Tuesday, August 13 2013

Mercedes-Benz has started building its popular ‘Sprinter’ vans in Russia as a part of its ‘Vans Go Global”strategy. Labelled as Classic for the Russian market, the vans will be built in conjunction with its partner GAZ in an assembly plant based in Nizhny Novgorod, 250 miles east of Moscow. Going on sale in September this […]

Dealership finder from Iveco

Dealership finder from Iveco

Monday, August 12 2013

Iveco has launched a new webpage which makes it easier for customers to locate their local dealership. Each individual webpage has also been updated to ensure it’s incorporated with the main site. As well as vans, Iveco also offers trucks, so every dealership is equipped to provide everything a truck operator is likely to need. […]

Telematics helping the AA

Telematics helping the AA

Friday, August 9 2013

Trakm8′s ecoN telematics system is helping out the AA after 2,500 of the breakdown services vans were fitted with the system. Since the fit out, the fuel figure usage has been impressive! The efficiency scores of the system were calculated over a three month period via the system, which is able to provide extremely accurate […]

Nissan LCVs notch up more business

Nissan LCVs notch up more business

Thursday, August 8 2013

Nissan has done it again when it comes to supplying quality vans to businesses across the UK. Long-established laundry and dry-cleaning company Barker Group and Vinshire Plumbing and Heating have placed an order with the manufacturer for six Nissan Primastar vans and one NV400 to add to their respective fleets. Purchased on three-year Nissan Business […]

Clubvan Camper from MINI

Clubvan Camper from MINI

Wednesday, July 24 2013

If you’ve been making the most of camping under the stars this summer, then you’ll love MINI’s latest concept, the Clubvan Camper! As the world’s smallest luxury single berth camper, the Clubvan is the perfect solution for those of you who prefer ‘glamping’ to slumming it out in a tent! With fold-down passenger seats providing […]

Have you got your WheelRight?

Have you got your WheelRight?

Tuesday, July 23 2013

Tyre maintenance specialist WheelRight, has launched a tyre-monitoring system that it’s hoped will save fleets money. With no need for sensors, tyre characteristics can be sent directly to the driver’s mobile phone without the driver ever having to leave the vehicle. The sensory unit itself is embedded into the ground at a point where the […]

Breakdown deals for Allstar fuel users

Breakdown deals for Allstar fuel users

Friday, July 19 2013

If you’re an Allstar fuel card user you can now have access to AA Breakdown and Fuel Assist services. The best part is, you can use the services whenever you need them and on a pay-as-you-go basis. There’s no need for users to sign up to an extra account or pay any card fees with […]

Fleet operators choose speed limiters

Fleet operators choose speed limiters

Tuesday, July 16 2013

Fleet operators choosing to hire from the UK’s largest van rental supplier, Northwood, are opting for speed limiters to be fitted in their hire vans. Currently, the limiters come as an option to fit in with existing health and safety or environmental factors, but it seems that more and more customers are selecting them for […]

British Gas launches first EV charging package

British Gas launches first EV charging package

Friday, July 5 2013

British Gas has launched the very first free nationwide charging package for electric vehicle owners. The package will include a home charge point and access to the POLAR public charging network. Avaialble from 1st July – 31st March 2015, the package includes: Installation of a home-charge point and an earthing connection. Access to the POLAR […]

Place your orders for Transit Custom high-roof

Place your orders for Transit Custom high-roof

Thursday, July 4 2013

Ford has now started taking orders for a high-roof version of its new multi award-winning one-tonne Transit Custom. Production is scheduled to kick off in October, and deliveries will be made before the end of the year. The van will be available as a £500 option on short and long-wheelbase models and the high roof […]

Crafter vans 'Engineered for You'

Crafter vans ‘Engineered for You’

Tuesday, July 2 2013

NCH UK have chosen ten Luton-based Volkswagen Crafters for its PureSolve divisions fleet. The vans were a part of Volkswagen’s bespoke ‘Engineered for You’ bodywork range, which supplies conversions designed exactly to company’s specifications. Matt Rivers, NCH operations manager said; ‘We wanted to acquire a fleet with an all-round performance and excellent fuel economy…The Volkswagen […]