The latest van reviews and advice from our team

News 1 week 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 3 weeks 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 1 month 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 2 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 2 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 3 months 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 3 months 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 4 months 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.
Mercedes X-Class News 5 months ago

The most anticipated new pick-ups for 2018

Although the market for cars is showing some signs of decline, the opposite is true of the pick-up market, with more and more makers trying to satisfy the growing numbers of buyers.
Advice 6 months ago

Everything you need to know about how to tax a van

Just like cars, you have to pay tax on a commercial vehicle for it to be legal, and there is more than one type of tax to bear in mind. This guide explains what VED, VAT and BIK all are, and how much you have to pay.
News 6 months ago

Ford launches Qualified Vehicle Modifier scheme

Under the new programme, the first seven converters to meet Ford's standards can sell conversions of Ford vehicles that come with the same warranty as the manufacturer's own products
Advice 6 months ago

What you should consider when buying an electric van

Electric vans have compelling things in their favour, and big reasons why they are not going to be suitable for everyone. These are the main points to consider when assessing whether a plug-in van is right for you.