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Europcar reports big annual increase in CV rentals
New electric Vauxhall Combo-e revealed
Sixt appoints new van and truck boss as it targets CV expansion
New 0% tax rate for electric vans underpublicised, fleet body warns
New rally-inspired Ford Ranger MS-RT unveiled
Riverdale and Drive support ABP fleet electrification
Mercedes-Benz joins Webfleet telematics programme
New Citroen e-Berlingo electric van unveiled
Mercedes-Benz Vans appoints new authorised repairer
Renault announces hydrogen LCV partnership
Analysis and Comment
09 Jan 18
ANDY PICTON'S BLOG: Used Values – Steady as they go
Attendances at auction – both physically and online – were steady over November.
03 Jan 18
JAMES DALLAS'S BLOG: Revisiting the Awards 2018
Celebrated at a prestigious and expanding event in central London, the What Van? Awards 2018 shone a light on the exceptional standards of quality, in...
19 Dec 17
ANDY PICTON'S BLOG: Used values – Auction sale prices up 15% year-on-year
Attendances at auctions across the UK have remained buoyant, with buyers continuing to search for the best stock on offer.
16 Nov 17
REMARKETING: Looking back to the future
How did the used van market fare this past year and what can we expect in 2018?
13 Nov 17
JAMES DALLAS'S BLOG: Web wars
This month sees the return of our in-depth analysis of the leading LCV manufacturers’ websites for the sixth consecutive year.
13 Nov 17
MANUFACTURERS’ WEBSITES: The life online
What Van? has once again compared and analysed the major manufacturers’ websites. Jack Carfrae reveals the best and worst online market stalls.
07 Nov 17
ANDY PICTON'S BLOG: Autumn’s auction action so far
Attendances at auction during September and October continued to be positive with buyers actively seeking out the best available stock.
24 Oct 17
Mercedes gets a crush on the environment
Mercedes-Benz Vans is the latest brand to offer a scrappage scheme to incentivise customers to upgrade their vehicles.
18 Oct 17
INSURANCE: Paying the premium
It’s bad news on the van insurance front, with premiums expected to rise by almost 30% year-on-year as new compensation rules and tax increase...
10 Oct 17
APPS & ACCESSORIES: Tap on the right application
From improving driver safety to carrying out stock inventories, there are all manner of van market apps available.
06 Oct 17
JAMES DALLAS'S BLOG: MAN up
While new model launches from established players are exciting events, it's even more intriguing when a brand enters the sector for the first time.
05 Oct 17
The trial of the hybrid plug-in Transit
A score of plug-in hybrid Transit Customs are about to hit London streets as part of a 12-month trial.
02 Oct 17
ANDY PICTON'S BLOG: Used Values – Buyers out in force
Attendances at auction during August and early September were surprisingly strong.
27 Sep 17
Awards winner profile: Nissan broadens its angles of attack
The manufacturer aims to remain at the fore of the pick-up market while increasing its influence across other market sectors, James Dallas reports
19 Sep 17
Tread dispute pumps up tyre giants
When is the best time to switch tyres on vans? Daniel Puddicombe hears contrasting views on a divisive issue within the light commercial industry
12 Sep 17
The telematics revolution
Now providing far more than track-and-trace functionalities, telematics has ushered in a revolutionary era for big data technology. Rachel Boagey inve...
04 Sep 17
James Dallas’s blog: A new benchmark in luxury
It seems like an awful long time since March 2015 when Mercedes-Benz announced it was to enter the pick-up market but we have finally got up close and...
04 Sep 17
Andy Picton's blog: Used values – Getting down to business before taking a holiday
Attendances at auction during July and early August remained positive with plenty of trade buyers stocking up before taking their summer holidays.
04 Sep 17
Up close and personal with the Mercedes-Benz X-Class
As you might expect from a marque that considers itself a maker of luxury products, when Mercedes planned its first ever pick-up – the X-Class that ar...
31 Aug 17
Awards winner's profile: Toyota plays the Proace card
With the new Proace light commercial vehicle on board toyota aims to finally make its mark in the panel van market, reports James Dallas
21 Aug 17
REMARKETING: Is used becoming the new new?
14 Aug 17
Electric vehicles: Getting the green light
14 Aug 17
Alternative fuels: To EV or CNG, that is the question
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