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Europcar extends van presence in Scotland

Jan 23, 2019Comments off

Van Hire Specialist, Europcar, has opened its second location offering commercial vehicle rental in Scotland. Responding to demand from Scottish businesses, the new site in Lancefield

Van drivers urged to use winter tyres

Jan 09, 2019Comments off

Van and truck drivers are being warned to make sure their tyres are fit for winter conditions amid fears of increased accidents on icy roads.

New 2-tonne Ford Transit makes its debut

Sep 20, 2018Comments off

THE new 2-tonne Ford Transit was unveiled at IAA Commercial Vehicle show in Hannover, Germany (September 19-27, 2018). Among the key features of the new

Van VED reform rethink advised to help smal...

Aug 06, 2018Comments off

Plans to reform the VAN Vehicle Excise Duty (VED) regime could hurt small businesses and should be postponed until there is a greater supply of

Silvey launches fuel card and management sy...

Aug 06, 2018Comments off

If you run a commercial fleet of vans then they need to be fuelled. Right? But how do you manage that process? More to the

Fleet risk survey shows some operators fail...

Jul 12, 2018Comments off

Almost one in five fleets do not carry out walkaround checks on vehicles, a new survey suggests. The study into fleet risk, conducted by ProVision

Online shopping helps to double the number ...

Jul 06, 2018Comments off

The number of vans on UK roads has almost doubled in a decade, Government figures reveal today. The statistics show that road traffic reached a

10 Commandments for choosing a commercial F...

Jul 05, 2018Comments off

Commercial vehicles are booming. There are 3.8 million vans (goods vehicles below 3.5 tonnes in weight including their cargo) now registered in the UK, an

Van speed awareness campaign launched by Fl...

Jun 26, 2018Comments off

An awareness campaign focusing on van speed limits for drivers of daily rental vehicles is being launched by fleet software specialist FleetCheck. It has been

Global launches make CV Show headlines

Apr 25, 2018Comments off

The Commercial Vehicle Show 2018 is open for business, with a raft of new van launches bringing crowds flocking to the NEC in Birmingham. Making