Van News 20 Oct 2022
Readypower Group swaps diesel vans for Toyota Corolla Commercial hybrids
Readypower Group has replaced its fleet of diesel vehicles with 45 new Toyota Corolla Commercial vans.
Truck News 4 Jan 2022
Scania introduces hybrid and plug-in hybrid truck powertrains
Scania has launched a new range of hybrid and plug-in hybrid trucks that can reduce fuel consumption by up to 40%.
Electric and alternative fuel vans 16 Jul 2021
LEVC VN5 van review
Longer ‘taxi-based’ electric van will travel far to assuage any range or charging anxieties
Truck News 13 Jan 2021
New engine technology could help heavy-duty vehicles go ‘fossil free’
Powertrain specialist Libertine has demonstrated new technology that could help truck manufacturers to make all heavy-duty vehicles fossil free by 2040.
Truck News 7 May 2019
Murphy adds 20 Fuso Canter Eco Hybrids to London fleet
Construction and engineering contractor J Murphy & Sons has added 20 Fuso Canter hybrids to its fleet, in response to London’s Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ).
Van News 10 May 2018
Ford expands Transit Plug-in Hybrid van trial
Ford will begin testing its plug-in hybrid Transit Custom van in Valencia, Spain, in addition to the ongoing trial taking place in London.
Latest News 3 Apr 2018
Government seeks EU approval to relax licensing for electric vans
The Government will seek agreement with the EU to permit drivers with category B licenses to drive electric and hybrid vans weighing up to 4.25 tonnes.
Van News 7 Sep 2017
Ford Transit plug-in hybrid makes public debut
Ford’s new plug-in hybrid electric (PHEV) Transit Custom van has made its public debut at the Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle event in Millbrook, UK.
Van News 19 May 2017
Hybrid van trial hopes to provide answers in quest for cleaner air
Capital-based test will evaluate practicalities and benefits of 20 Transit PHEVs.
Van News 24 Apr 2017
Ford confirms first fleets to join Transit plug-in hybrid trial
The first wave of fleets participating in the Ford Transit plug-in hybrid van (PHEV) London trial, starting this autumn, have been confirmed.
Truck News 21 Oct 2016
New Horizon Logistics reduces fuel bills with Fuso Canter Eco Hybrid
New Horizon Logistics has introduced a new Fuso Canter Eco Hybrid from local Mercedes-Benz dealer Midlands Truck & Van.
Truck News 28 Apr 2016
Scania hybrid truck wins green award
Scania’s recently-launched hybrid distribution truck has been awarded Green Truck Future Innovation 2016, by German trade magazine Verkehrsrundschau
Van News 30 Aug 2013
First hybrid vans for Ashfield district council
A Nottinghamshire council is cutting carbon emissions and saving fuel after adding five new Ashwoods Hybrid Transits to its fleet.
Van News 27 Aug 2013
Hybrid vans generate strong bidding
A recent commercial vehicle sale at Manheim showed strong demand for two used AshWood hybrid Transits, with the vans achieving significant premiums over their standard cousins.