Ford is making the vast majority of its commercial vehicles connected as standard to help fleet operators maximise uptime.
Ford has increased its fleet of Mobile Service vans by a third to support fleet operators in the growing home delivery sector.
Ford has expanded the Transit model range with two new rough-road focused models, the Trail and Active.
Ford and Volkswagen Group have signed a new agreement to extend their global alliance and jointly develop a range of new commercial vehicles.
Ford has added a new mild-hybrid engine to the Fiesta Van that promises better fuel consumption and lower emissions.
Ford is now offering a 10-speed automatic transmission on the Transit for heavy-duty rear-wheel-drive applications.
Ford has supplied the RNLI with 20 new four-wheel-drive Ford Rangers to support beach patrols across the country.
Changes to Ford’s revised Transit see it offer greater efficiency, payload and advanced connectivity than before, says the manufacturer.
Ford will share its latest thinking on how commercial fleets can leverage data and technology to operate efficiently in cities of the future at Fleet Live.
July returned the seventh consecutive month of growth for new Light Commercial Vehicles (LCVs) as registrations rose by 10.95% versus July 2018 with 25,862 new vehicles registered.
Three-quarters of all mileage travelled by vans in Central London could be done using the fully-electric range of a plug-in hybrid van, a trial suggests.
Manufacturers take opportunity to demonstrate advances they are making towards clearing the air at Birmingham NEC event
By Tom Roberts, van expert at Vanarama
Ford says they are “the ideal solution” for urban and extra urban operations, as it moves into the latter stages of its pilot programme with 15 fleet operators.
Online shopping and the trend for self-employment are among factors that are driving huge growth in the use of vans, according to a new report from Ford.
Ford will introduce bespoke light commercial vehicle service and maintenance scheduling via its FordPass Connect app later this year.
The Outward Bound Trust has renewed its 20-strong fleet of Ford Transit Minibuses with FleetEurope as part of a four-year contract hire arrangement.
Ford is trialing a new ‘warehouse on wheels’ digital delivery service with Gnewt which it says could cut traffic and emissions and improve delivery times.
Ford has added 10 liveried trailers to act as mobile billboards to raise awareness of the Time to Change campaign to end mental health discrimination.
The partnership between Ford and Volkswagen has served to highlight the strong global demand that both companies foresee in the van and pick-up segment, reports Frost & Sullivan.