In a recent survey carried out by a nationwide vehicle insurer, all the figures point to the fact Britain van drivers have more fun driving around in their vans than they do in their private cars. Well, with the cheap van insurance on offer here at Van Compare, is it really any wonder?
Finding cheap van insurance is the least of van buyers’ and van retailers’ worries these days. Thanks to the simple Van Compare solution to finding cheap van insurance, this concern can be safely put to the back of drivers’ minds and be replaced by concerns about van stocks, and the current demand for vans massively outstripping supply.
If you’ve been looking for cheap van insurance you may have read our article a few weeks back about the new charges which will fine van drivers in central London. This news has now reached the majority of city drivers and is causing real anger. Many London van drivers are now searching for cheap van insurance in a desperate bid to reduce the cost of driving a van in the Big Smoke.
Thorough, helpful van insurance comparison sites could help London van drivers lower the costs of driving a van in the big city. Drivers of trucks, minibuses and large vans are already highly taxed when they drive in the city’s low emission zone, but now they will be banned altogether, unless they fork out for a particulate trap for their exhaust pipes. These can cost anything from £1,500 to £2,200.
If you are thinking of buying a new truck or van there is plenty of demand for these vehicles right now. The SMMT has revealed this month that truck and van sales continue to perform well and that registrations in the month of August were up 22.8% compared to the same time last year.
They have long been the most hated road users in the UK but, according to new van insurance comparison site statistics, white van men are actually the safest van drivers on the roads! According to these interesting van insurance comparison site numbers, white vehicles are less likely to be involved in crashes than vans in alternative colours!
News from Gloucestershire may make you want to get a new van insurance comparison quote, quick! Very few providers insure items kept in vans as standard, and judging by Gloucestershire’s spate of van robberies, it may be time to get a fresh van insurance comparison to get you the best van insurance comparison quote to protect your belongings.
Van Insurance Comparison News has heard so much doom and gloom about the car and van industry in the UK in recent years that is truly brilliant to hear a little good news from the Vauxhall plant in Luton. This week Van Insurance Comparison News learned that the UK-based factory has just created its five-hundred-thousandth Vauxhall Vivaro! That’s half a million UK-made vans!
Recent figures show that the motor market may well be experiencing a bit of recovery, increasing the number of van insurance comparison requests and quotes. The statistics give cause for both vehicle dealers and van insurance providers to be tentatively hopeful. Last August vehicle registrations had risen by 7.3% when compared to the same figures for August 2010. This September has also been looking good in terms of both the number of vehicle sales and van insurance comparison quotes requested.