Ford has been given £4.7million by the UK government to trial a series of plug-in hybrid vans across London in a bid to encourage the use of low-emissions vehicles. The vehicle manufacturer will trail 20 vehicles across the site, which are hoped to help tackle climate change and reduce the city’s levels of air pollution which currently break European standards.
Renault’s electric van offering is expanding once more with the release of its latest additions: The Kangoo ZE and the Master ZE.
The number of vans on UK roads is on the rise and as a result the number of drivers seeking customised, business-specific van shelving and storage is also on the up.
On January first each year millions of people make a promise to themselves to do better in the 12 months ahead. Whether it’s to change their life by losing weight, improve their health by quitting smoking, or to boost their CV by starting a new career. However, sadly, the majority of these promises simply don’t stick.
It’s easy to make a mistake or to bend the truth slightly, but don’t be tempted to tell a porky to your insurance provider or it could get you in serious trouble.
epending on the type of van insurance you take out, you may be covered to use your commercial vehicle beyond work-related use. Whereas for many this may mean a quick trip to the shops, a study by Direct Line has found that there are a number of weird and wonderful uses for vans.
According to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), November 2016 was a record-breaking month for the UK with nearly 30,000 new vans hitting the road.
There has been a lot of talk recently about driverless vans and commercial vehicles with drones, but Honda has decided to invest in the future of vans in a different way - vehicle manufacturing.