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Analysis and Comment
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29 Aug 18
REMARKETING: Buying used - a guide for the wary...
What are the pros and potential pitfalls for small businesses wanting to acquire a used LCV? Tim Cattlin explores the available options.
24 Aug 18
JAMES DALLAS'S BLOG: A step in the right direction
There’s no getting away from the issue of fuel in the industry at the moment and the question of what powertrains will propel the LCVs of the future.
24 Aug 18
ELECTRIC VEHICLES: Is the sector growing up?
Arval's LCV boss explains how existing electric vans can work within fleets and why larger models are crucial to the success of the plug-in scene.
16 Aug 18
NEWS ANALYSIS: Schmitz Cargobull eyes LCV targets
A giant in the heavy truck sector, the German bodybuilder is aiming to flex its muscles among LCVs, as Steve Banner reports.
06 Aug 18
WHAT VAN? AWARDS – WINNER'S PROFILE: Isuzu takes it to the D-max
The brand is confident it covers all bases with the hardest-working pick-up truck in the business, reports James Dallas.
30 Jul 18
BLUE LIGHT CONVERSIONS: Blue lights shine bright
The blue-light conversion business is a complex and mature one affected by shifting customer demands, as well as legal and political pressures.
20 Jul 18
JAMES DALLAS'S BLOG: A sustainable way
Finding a sustainable way to get retail goods delivered and to ensure builders etc. can get access to people’s homes and businesses in our cities is o...
19 Jul 18
MAN TGE line-up expands
As a newcomer to the LCV market, MAN is confident its HGV-derived servicing provision will attract fleet customers as its range expands.
11 Jul 18
NEWS ANALYSIS: Beyond the last mile
With its taxi-based hybrid van, LEVC aims to provide a practical solution for operators working within cities.
09 Jul 18
ANDY PICTON'S AUCTION BLOG: £1k and climbing
Following another buoyant month of trading both in the auction halls and online, buyer demand during May remained strong for the best stock.
22 Jun 18
APPS & ACCESSORIES: Application form
Some might view them as a gimmick, but smartphone apps are becoming greater in number and increasingly tailored to van operators.
15 Jun 18
WHAT VAN? AWARDS – WINNER'S PROFILE: Citroen Dispatches a message of intent
The What Van? Award-winning brand has established a foothold in the medium LCV sector and is targeting further growth.
14 Jun 18
JAMES DALLAS'S BLOG: Significant new vans
We've recently run the rule over what are, without doubt, two of the most significant new vans that will come to market this year.
11 Jun 18
ANDY PICTON'S AUCTION BLOG: Volumes sold fall for fourth consecutive month
While auction stock levels remained relatively high during April, volumes sold decreased for the fourth month in a row.
07 Jun 18
NEWS ANALYSIS: Ford Transit Custom gets a sports-style makeover
A South Wales-based conversion company is producing a rally-themed version of the UK’s best-selling van. James Dallas reports.
04 Jun 18
WHAT VAN? AWARDS – WINNER'S PROFILE: Proace provides platform for growth
Toyota’s medium van has given the brand a foothold in the mainstream of the LCV market – and now it is looking to step up, reports James Dallas.
25 May 18
REMARKETING: Time to sell?
Tim Cattlin looks at the various methods of disposing of wholly-owned vans and how there is often a trade-off between time and money
18 May 18
NEWS ANALYSIS: Fleets shift telematics focus from economy to risk
An increasing number of large van fleets are citing risk and accident rates as reasons for buying into telematics, eschewing traditional, economic mot...
10 May 18
ANDY PICTON'S AUCTION BLOG: Prices up, age up, mileage down
Although volumes sold at auction were down 2.6% on February, stock availability during March was not an issue.
08 May 18
JAMES DALLAS'S BLOG: Looking back to Birmingham
The LCV sector’s community of manufacturers, suppliers and service providers were out in force at the NEC in Birmingham.
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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
9 Jan 18
ANDY PICTON'S BLOG: Used Values – Steady as they go
3 Jan 18
JAMES DALLAS'S BLOG: Revisiting the Awards 2018
19 Dec 17
ANDY PICTON'S BLOG: Used values – Auction sale prices up 15% year-on-year
16 Nov 17
REMARKETING: Looking back to the future
13 Nov 17
JAMES DALLAS'S BLOG: Web wars
13 Nov 17
MANUFACTURERS’ WEBSITES: The life online
7 Nov 17
ANDY PICTON'S BLOG: Autumn’s auction action so far
24 Oct 17
Mercedes gets a crush on the environment
18 Oct 17
INSURANCE: Paying the premium
10 Oct 17
APPS & ACCESSORIES: Tap on the right application
6 Oct 17
JAMES DALLAS'S BLOG: MAN up
5 Oct 17
The trial of the hybrid plug-in Transit
2 Oct 17
ANDY PICTON'S BLOG: Used Values – Buyers out in force
27 Sep 17
Awards winner profile: Nissan broadens its angles of attack
19 Sep 17
Tread dispute pumps up tyre giants
12 Sep 17
The telematics revolution
4 Sep 17
James Dallas’s blog: A new benchmark in luxury
4 Sep 17
Andy Picton's blog: Used values – Getting down to business before taking a holiday
4 Sep 17
Up close and personal with the Mercedes-Benz X-Class
31 Aug 17
Awards winner's profile: Toyota plays the Proace card
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
7 Aug 17
The rise of the machine
31 Jul 17
James Dallas’s blog: Sweep clean the soot
31 Jul 17
Andy Picton's blog: Old-shape Ford Transits do the business
17 Jul 17
Focus on conversions: Big brands bodybuilding for the future
10 Jul 17
Awards winner's profile: Citroen aims to Dispatch the competition
3 Jul 17
James Dallas’s blog: We need a ‘clear’ Brexit plan
3 Jul 17
Focus on: How to stay road legal
3 Jul 17
Online remarketing firm opens new centre for vans
26 Jun 17
Andy Picton's blog: Four medium models shine
19 Jun 17
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