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Free electric van trial offered to fleets

The opportunity for operators to trial electric vans for up to two months in West Yorkshire has been launched by Leeds City Council and Highways England.

Goodyear Total Mobility signs two-year haulage deal

Goodyear Tyres is proud to announce a new two-year partnership with H. Parkinson Haulage.

Increased connectivity for Sprinter, Vito and eVito models

Mercedes-Benz Vans UK has added two new services to Mercedes PRO connect – Remote Access and Digital Drivers’ Log.

Weighing rubbish for recharging

Safe loading: how to avoid loads of trouble

It may be done to gain competitive advantage, but overloading isn’t worth it

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Conversions and racking: weighing in with systems that allow bigger loads

Every kilo saved on racking counts in the quest to steer clear of breaking load rules

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Factors that influence current RVs

Powertrains are as important as the condition of the vehicle, but consider how cool it is to spec an air-con

DPD eVitos can travel 93 miles before needing a recharge

Fuelling the pursuit of green fleets

There are many powertrain options to consider as van and truck fleets bid to clear the air

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