The latest van reviews and advice from our team

Best Of 9 months ago

Top 5 best Small vans

Sales of small panel vans have grown considerably over the past five years. We give you our pick of the best.
Best Of 9 months ago

New vans for 2018, 2019 and 2020

A whole range of new vans have been confirmed for the next few years, including a number of big players. We round up the best-of-the-best.
Best Of 10 months ago

Top 5 best Combi vans

Auto Trader has surveyed the full range of combi vans, to determine which are the best on the market.
Tachograph advice Advice 1 year ago

Do I need a tachograph for my van?

A tachograph automatically records speed and distance, together with the driver's activity. But do you need one for your van? Read our advice article to find out.
2016 Toyota Hilux pan Review 1 year ago

Toyota Hilux Pickup (2015 - ) MK8 review

Pick-ups appeal to style-conscious buyers wanting an alternative to an SUV, and cost-conscious company car users, so how does the Hilux compare to the Mitsubishi L200, VW Amarok and Nissan Navara?
2016 Toyota Hilux First Drive 1 year ago

2016 Toyota Hilux Double Cab first drive review

Anyone looking for a pick-up is spoilt for choice at the moment, with all the major models renewed or revised in the last 12 months. Latest to join the fray is the all-new Toyota Hilux, and we drive it in the UK to see how it rates against that competition
2016 Volkswagen Amarok 3.0 V6 TDI First Drive 1 year ago

2016 Volkswagen Amarok first drive review

There may be nothing shocking about a mid-life facelift, but what is surprising is that VW has gone against current practice by replacing the old 2.0-litre engine with a larger V6
2016 Ford Ranger ride Review 1 year ago

Ford Ranger pick-up (2015 - ) review

The Ford Ranger is a rugged, no-nonsense pick-up truck that competes with the likes of the Volkswagen Amarok, Nissan Navara and Toyota Hilux for buyers' affections
2016 Ford Ranger First Drive 2 years ago

2016 Ford Ranger first drive review

Ford’s face-lifted Ranger adds a revamped cabin, active safety functions and more fuel-efficient engines. With increasingly sophisticated opposition from Nissan’s Navara and Volkswagen’s Amarok, the Ranger’s upgrades haven’t come a moment too soon
Nissan NP300 Navara gearbox Review 2 years ago

Nissan Navara Pickup (2015 - ) review

The Nissan Navara is designed to appeal to commercial and leisure users alike. With this kind of duality in its locker, the Navara looks destined to make all other pick-ups seem like antiquated, one-trick-ponies