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Review 3 weeks ago

Ford Transit Custom Trail Panel Van (2020 - ) review

For the Transit Custom buyer in need of something a little tougher looking - and capable of getting its tyres muddy - the new Trail and its higher-spec Active brother are great additions to an already impressive range
Advice 1 month ago

Van insurance explained

Insuring any vehicle can be a headache, but van insurance is especially complicated. You’ll need to know the make and model, what the van will be used for and the level of cover you require. Here we explain everything you need to know about van insurance to help you get a good deal...
Van Finance Explained Advice 1 month ago

Van Finance Explained

If you’re starting a new business and need to have trusty transport to make it work, a van is a great option. Whether you’ve been eyeing up a used Ford Transit or a brand new shiny Vauxhall Vivaro, you have the option to spread the cost. Here we explain the different types of finance available for vans.
Advice 1 month ago

Tips for cheaper van insurance

Have you recently discovered the insurance premium for your van has risen? As a van owner with a high insurance premium, you will no doubt be looking for ways in which to reduce the costs of your van insurance, and in this article, we will take a look at some top tips to help you get the cost down.
Advice 1 month ago

Applying for van finance

Getting a new van onto the road could be possible with the backing of finance. But what do you need to consider as you research the finance options available?
Feature 2 months ago

More than a Citroën Relay

In ‘more than a…’, we look at ordinary vehicles that have been converted into something extraordinary. Here we catch up with Emily from Van Life Conversions, a van conversion company based in Chelmsford, Essex, to see what they did with a Citroën Relay...
Advice 2 months ago

Will my van insurance cover my tools?

If you rely heavily on tools that are stored in the back of your van, you’ll want to make sure that they are going to be covered while you're working, on the road and parked up at the end of a long day. Read about how you can make sure your tools are covered here...
Your van finance options Advice 2 months ago

Your van finance options

When it comes to financing a van, there are quite a few options, and the differences between them can get confusing. Below, we help you get your head around the ins and outs of van finance.
Ford Transit Custom PHEV Review 2 months ago

Ford Transit Custom PHEV (2020 - ) review

The best of both worlds? The Ford Transit Custom combines battery and petrol power to let appeal to those who drive in town but need longer range ability from time to time. Read all about it here...
2 months ago

An A-Z of Van Terms

With a vast range of terminology used to describe van features and specs, it can become extremely tiresome frantically googling them. Look no further than our extensive list, covering the 19 most important van terms you need when deciding which vehicle suits your needs best.
Best Of 3 months ago

Top 5 delivery vans

Home delivery was rocketing in popularity even before the coronavirus lockdown forced vast amounts of people to work and shop from home. Companies that would have relied on walk-in customers have diversified and taken to the streets. If you’re looking for a delivery van for your business then one of these five vans will likely offer what you’re looking for.
Best Of 3 months ago

Top 5 vans under £10,000

The importance of a delivery van has rocketed in recent months, particularly as we have all been working at home more and more. Whether you’re new to the market or here to find your next van, we’ve found five great vans to help you out here…
Feature 3 months ago

Royal Mail trial new electric vans for deliveries

In a bid to reduce emissions associated with its operations, Royal Mail are partnering with London Electric Vehicle Company to trial their new VN5 prototype electric vans. These vans, based on a typical London taxi cab, will be used for parcel and letter deliveries later this month.
The top 5 electric vans Best Of 4 months ago

The top 5 electric vans

There might not be a big history of electric vans in the UK, but expect this to change rapidly as the number of battery-powered commercial vehicles is set to grow in the coming years. Here we recommend 5 great electric vans...