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Analysis and Comment
Latest Analysis and Comment
10 Apr 19
NEWS ANALYSIS: Counting down to the CV Show
As the biggest event in the commercial vehicle calendar draws near, James Dallas picks out some of the expected highlights.
03 Apr 19
SECURITY: Under lock and key
Theft from vans is increasing, so what can traders do to protect their tools and goods? Steve Banner investigates.
27 Mar 19
NEWS ANALYSIS: Creating a safe haven
In a turbulent market Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles is aiming to provide a stable environment for its customers, reports James Dallas.
21 Mar 19
JAMES DALLAS'S BLOG: Ford breaks further away from the pack
We take an in-depth look at the composition of the UK’s new light commercial vehicle market in 2018.
21 Mar 19
NEWS ANALYSIS: Collaboration of the titans
Two giants of the automotive industry are to join forces, with the focus on light commercial vehicles, reports George Barrow.
20 Mar 19
LCV SALES: When the going gets tough, Ford keeps going
The market leader’s strong performance propped up the sector in terms of sales last year, but other brands struggled to keep pace.
20 Mar 19
ANDY PICTON'S AUCTION BLOG: Prices higher across all auction sectors
Stock available at auction continues to grow, with bigger sales now commonplace.
14 Mar 19
REMARKETING: The Brexit effect
With Brexit looming we take a look at the past year and gaze into the crystal ball to consider how 2019 might shape up in the second-hand sector.
07 Mar 19
MENTAL HEALTH: Calm before the storm
The FTA is attempting to boost drivers’ mental health with its Calm Van Initiative and an app that checks their wellbeing and fitness to operate.
06 Mar 19
NGMC EVENT: Laying out roadmap for electric future
Collecting essential data and planning infrastructure early are among the key things fleet managers should do when they consider adopting elec...
01 Mar 19
WHAT VAN? AWARDS 2019: We salute the best in the business
The UK’s leading LCV title recognised the standout performers in the industry at the biggest-ever What Van? Awards ceremony.
25 Feb 19
JAMES DALLAS'S BLOG: Bearing up
The LCV sector held up remarkably well considering the backdrop of political and economic uncertainty eating away at business and consumer confidence ...
18 Feb 19
WHAT VAN? AWARDS - WINNER'S PROFILE: The Right Combination
Vauxhall’s affiliation into the PSA Group has got off to a promising start with the launch of the new Combo. James Dallas detects a renewed confidence...
05 Feb 19
ANDY PICTON'S AUCTION BLOG: Buyers become ever more selective
Volumes available at auction increased over the past two months of 2018 – however, numbers sold reduced significantly.
08 Jan 19
ANDY PICTON'S AUCTION BLOG: Buyers being selective
Recent attendance at auction has remained buoyant, although buyers are being more selective in what they want and certainly, in how much they will pay...
18 Dec 18
JAMES DALLAS'S BLOG: First Ford
Ford leads the field in the UK’s LCV market by a country mile, frequently monopolising the best sellers in every sector.
17 Dec 18
ANDY PICTON'S AUCTION BLOG: Price boom
October recorded a 6.2% decline in used sales at auction, with more than 700 fewer vehicles sold versus October 2017.
17 Dec 18
MANUFACTURERS' WEBSITES: Love at first site?
What Van?’s annual assessment of the top 10 LCV manufacturers’ websites is back for 2018.
28 Nov 18
REMARKETING: Will Clean Air Zones leave older van values gasping for breath?
Tightening emission legislation is likely to give the new van market a boost. But where does this place the market for older vans?
22 Nov 18
Judging the speed of progress at VW
VW Commercial Vehicles’ new boss must tread carefully in striking the right balance between old and new technologies.
More Analysis and Comment
6 Nov 18
NEWS ANALYSIS: The highlights from Hanover
6 Nov 18
ANDY PICTON'S AUCTION BLOG: Overall demand remains positive
24 Oct 18
INSURANCE: The claim game
19 Oct 18
OPERATOR PROFILE ON... Hackney Council: East London's green zone
17 Oct 18
AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES: Autonomy for the city
16 Oct 18
ANDY PICTON'S AUCTION BLOG: Euro6 on the rise due to emissions restrictions
4 Oct 18
CONTRACT HIRE & RENTAL: When the price is right
1 Oct 18
TELEMATICS: Zoned out
21 Sep 18
JAMES DALLAS'S BLOG: Home of International Van of the Year
20 Sep 18
PSA and Vauxhall light van preview: The power of three
17 Sep 18
ANDY PICTON'S AUCTION BLOG: Crew vans in demand
11 Sep 18
ANDY PICTON'S AUCTION BLOG: Hot weather and football begin to blunt demand
7 Sep 18
WHAT VAN? AWARDS – WINNER'S PROFILE: Renault beyond the ICE age
29 Aug 18
REMARKETING: Buying used - a guide for the wary...
24 Aug 18
JAMES DALLAS'S BLOG: A step in the right direction
24 Aug 18
ELECTRIC VEHICLES: Is the sector growing up?
16 Aug 18
NEWS ANALYSIS: Schmitz Cargobull eyes LCV targets
6 Aug 18
WHAT VAN? AWARDS – WINNER'S PROFILE: Isuzu takes it to the D-max
30 Jul 18
BLUE LIGHT CONVERSIONS: Blue lights shine bright
20 Jul 18
JAMES DALLAS'S BLOG: A sustainable way
19 Jul 18
MAN TGE line-up expands
11 Jul 18
NEWS ANALYSIS: Beyond the last mile
9 Jul 18
ANDY PICTON'S AUCTION BLOG: £1k and climbing
22 Jun 18
APPS & ACCESSORIES: Application form
15 Jun 18
WHAT VAN? AWARDS – WINNER'S PROFILE: Citroen Dispatches a message of intent
14 Jun 18
JAMES DALLAS'S BLOG: Significant new vans
11 Jun 18
ANDY PICTON'S AUCTION BLOG: Volumes sold fall for fourth consecutive month
7 Jun 18
NEWS ANALYSIS: Ford Transit Custom gets a sports-style makeover
4 Jun 18
WHAT VAN? AWARDS – WINNER'S PROFILE: Proace provides platform for growth
25 May 18
REMARKETING: Time to sell?
18 May 18
NEWS ANALYSIS: Fleets shift telematics focus from economy to risk
10 May 18
ANDY PICTON'S AUCTION BLOG: Prices up, age up, mileage down
8 May 18
JAMES DALLAS'S BLOG: Looking back to Birmingham
30 Apr 18
WHAT VAN? AWARDS – WINNER'S PROFILE: Ready, steady, Doblo Cargo
23 Apr 18
LIVERIES & WRAPS: Signpost to the future
12 Apr 18
NEWS ANALYSIS: V2G tech could transform vans into mobile power stations
10 Apr 18
JAMES DALLAS'S BLOG: The burning issue
10 Apr 18
NEWS ANALYSIS: All set for the CV Show
9 Apr 18
ANDY PICTON'S BLOG: Used Values – The quest for quality
29 Mar 18
The tyre for all seasons
27 Mar 18
WHAT VAN? AWARDS – WINNER'S PROFILE: Leading from the front
15 Mar 18
NEWS ANALYSIS: Nissan targets city fleets with longer-range EV
13 Mar 18
JAMES DALLAS'S BLOG: A sales slide in 2017
12 Mar 18
LCV SALES FIGURES: Has the market passed its peak?
7 Mar 18
ANDY PICTON'S BLOG: Used Values – Picking up the pace
26 Feb 18
WHAT VAN? AWARDS – WINNER'S PROFILE: Automatic for the Daily people
15 Feb 18
REMARKETING: How to maximise residual values
9 Feb 18
NEWS ANALYSIS: Mercedes focuses on the high end with X-Class launch
6 Feb 18
ANDY PICTON'S BLOG: Difficult in December
5 Feb 18
JAMES DALLAS'S BLOG: Looking back and ahead
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