The latest van reviews and advice from our team

Long-term Review 1 month ago

Living with a… Volkswagen Amarok

Can a pick-up truck really replace an SUV as an everyday car, rather than a company workhorse? We’re driving one for six months to find out.
2015 Nissan e-NV200 Combi Review 1 month ago

Nissan e-NV200 MPV (2015 - ) review

Looking for an all-electric seven-seater MPV? Well, you’d better hope the Nissan e-NV200 is the car for you, because it’s the only one (short of very expensive Teslas) on the market.
Best Of 3 months ago

Most popular used vans on Auto Trader

Which vans are used buyers most keen on? These are the models that come top of searchers’ wish lists when hunting down their new second-hand purchase.
Review 5 months ago

Mercedes-Benz Sprinter van (2018 - ) review

Even though it remains behind the Ford Transit in the UK sales charts, the arrival of a new Sprinter is an important event for the European van market, and it brings a host of new tech to the class.
News 5 months ago

New van tax system to be decided

The government is asking for feedback as it looks to determine the future of VED, or vehicle tax, for the van market.
Review 6 months ago

Renault Master Panel Van (2018 - ) review

Renault is the first to market with a battery powered large van, but it has taken a few shortcuts in the process. The Master Z.E. isn’t a polished product, but it will work for a few
Feature 8 months ago

Mercedes showcases the X-Class at the Trafford Centre

Mercedes-Benz Vans UK Ltd has launched its first Pop-Up Store in the intu Trafford Centre, Manchester, designed to bring the Brand to the public in what is believed to be a ‘first’ for the vans industry.
News 9 months ago

2018 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

The all new version of Mercedes-Benz’s flagship van, the Sprinter has been revealed, bringing with it a brand-new look and a host of new technology inside and out.
Advice 9 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.
Advice 10 months ago

Used van buyers guide

These are the things you need to bear in mind to ensure you don’t end up with buyer’s remorse because you have chosen a dud, or a vehicle that really doesn’t suit your daily requirements.
Advice 11 months ago

Commercial vehicle terminology explained

Need a van, but baffled by all the jargon? There are several words and terms that you will see crop up regularly while searching the classifieds, and many are confusing and particular to commercial vehicles. We’ve rounded up the most common and most confusing, and put them into plain English.
Feature 11 months ago

The rise of the White Van Woman

According to Auto Trader research, 32% of van owners in the UK are women. And 40% of van drivers use the van for activities outside of business. Is the humble van finally diversifying?
2017 Mercedes X-Class Review 1 year ago

Mercedes-Benz X-Class pickup (2017 - ) review

The Mercedes X-Class is a one-tonne pickup truck, meaning that rivals include the Toyota Hilux, Mitsubishi L200, Nissan Navara and Ford Ranger. However, it sits at the premium – and more expensive – end of the spectrum, so its closest rival has to be the Volkswagen Amarok.
Advice 1 year ago

Which van body style is right for me?

If you’re picking a vehicle for work then there is much more on offer than just the standard panel van – here’s our guide to the different styles available and which is best for your job
Review 1 year ago

Mercedes-Benz Vito Panel Van (2015 - ) review

The Mercedes Vito faces up to some stiff competition in the medium-sized van sector, but it brings a selection of quality touches to help it make its case against more popular rivals.