The latest van reviews and advice from our team

6 days ago

An Auto Trader Vans Guide To ULEZ

In a bid to improve air quality, London Mayor Sadiq Khan launched ​an Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) which operates central London (within the same area of as the Congestion Charge), 24 hours a day, 364 days a year. If your vehicle doesn’t meet the ULEZ standards , you must pay a daily charge to drive within the zone.
Review 1 week ago

Renault Master Panel Van (2019 - ) review

Rejigged engines and updated safety technology are the highlights of a 2019 update that make the Master a bit more compelling, but still short of the class best.
Volkswagen Transporter Review 2 weeks ago

Volkswagen Transporter (2020 - ) review

One of the longest lasting and most popular vans in the UK has had a significant update for 2020, with the changes visual, technical and mechanical.
Feature 3 weeks ago

Van security

Find out how to keep your van safe, including tips on van alarms, van locks and security systems. Plus: take a look at how burglars will try to break in and learn some top tips to deter them
How Does Euro 6 Effect You? 3 months ago

How Does Euro 6 Effect You?

If you are buying a van, there are so many different things that you need to consider. Not only do you need to choose a van that is the right size and make sure it is efficient but you also need to consider the different rules and regulations that are in place for van drivers as well. Here we discuss Euro 6 and what it means for van buyers.
Review 3 months ago

Toyota Hilux pickup (2016 - ) review

Pick-ups appeal to style-conscious buyers wanting SUV alternative, and cost-conscious company car users. So how does the Toyota Hilux compare to its rivals? Read our review to find out.
2019 Vauxhall Vivaro Life MPV Review 3 months ago

Vauxhall Vivaro Life Combi Van (2019 - ) review

The Vauxhall Vivaro Life is based on a panel van, but with windows and seats fitted, it’s used to carry people rather than payload. In that regard, it’s a rival for cars such as the Mercedes V-Class and Volkswagen Caravelle.
How to stay safe when selling your van privately Advice 7 months ago

How to stay safe when selling your van privately

If you’re looking to sell a van for the first time, you’ve probably got a lot of questions, which is why we’ve created this guide of things to consider, to make sure you stay safe during the sale.
How to prepare your van for sale Advice 7 months ago

How to prepare your van for sale

A little bit of effort could add value to your van, or at least help prevent buyers finding reasons to haggle chunks off the asking price.
Review 8 months ago

Mercedes-Benz V Class MPV (2019 - ) review

It might not look like a traditional luxury car – in fact, it’s based on the Vito van – but the Mercedes V-Class is one of the best. Find out why with out expert review.
Fiat Doblo van Review 10 months ago

Fiat Doblo Panel Van (2015 - ) review

The Fiat Doblo Cargo has been around a while now, and it's starting to look a bit long in the tooth compared to rivals. However, it comes in a range of sizes, and has a good ride and good fuel economy.
Review 1 year ago

Peugeot Partner Panel Van (2018 - ) review

Peugeot aims to set itself apart from its small van partners – Citroen and Vauxhall – by appealing to buyers’ sense of style, with a cabin that borrows heavily from its passenger car range.
Volkswagen Caddy Panel Van Review 1 year ago

Volkswagen Caddy Panel Van (2015 - ) review

VW’s smallest panel van, the Caddy, isn’t a class topper when it comes to practicality, but a strong on-road manner, solid and well laid out cabin, and appealing looks, help boost its popularity.