Van News 24 Mar 2023
Sevic V500e compact electric van achieves European type approval
German electric vehicle (EV) brand Sevic has obtained European type approval for the V500e compact van.
Truck News 23 Mar 2023
Fleet deal struck for Daf tractor units from Hexagon Leasing
WB Power Services has taken delivery of two new 44T 6x2 Daf FTG XF 480 Super Space Cab tractor units from Hexagon Leasing on contract hire.
Truck News 27 Feb 2023
New tippers and gritters join Essex Highways fleet
Essex Highways has introduced new tipper trucks, gritters and electric vans, to its fleet as part of a refresh.
Van News 16 Feb 2023
Watt Electric Vehicle Company unveils eCV1 van and chassis cab
Watt Electric Vehicle Company (WEVC) has revealed a line-up of new electric commercial vehicles based on a modular platform.
Truck News 14 Feb 2023
Brakes accelerates electric fleet transition with new Daf LF
Brakes has taken delivery of a new Daf LF electric truck that has been converted to support refrigerated food distribution.
Van News 10 Feb 2023
New Mercedes eSprinter will have 248-mile range
Mercedes-Benz Vans has unveiled an updated version of its electric eSprinter van with a significantly improved range.
Van News 8 Feb 2023
Sky electrifies its fleet with Mercedes-Benz eVito vans
Sky has added 11 new Mercedes-Benz eVito electric vans to its fleet, as part of a drive to cut carbon emissions.
Van News 7 Feb 2023
UK new van market expected to see double digit growth this year
The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders is also predicting that the uptake of electric vans will increase by 64.5% in 2023, to 28,000 units.
Van News 26 Jan 2023
UK commercial vehicle production best in a decade
The sector recorded its best annual output since 2012, up 29.8% on 2019’s pre-pandemic production figures.
New Contracts 18 Jan 2023
Ogilvie supplies surveying vans to 40Seven and IETG
Ogilvie Fleet has delivered the first batch of new surveying vans to 40Seven and IETG as part of a new tender agreement.
Van News 9 Jan 2023
UK new LCV registrations fall by a fifth year-on-year
New light commercial vehicle (LCV) registrations fell by a fifth last year, with 282,139 units registered in the UK, according to the SMMT.
Van News 4 Jan 2023
More than 90% of businesses that try an electric van opt to keep them
More than 90% of businesses that try out an electric van using its medium-term rental product – Arval Flex EV – are opting to keep them, Arval UK has said.
Van News 28 Nov 2022
UK commercial vehicle manufacturing increases again in October
However, while overseas demand grows by 50.2%, production for domestic market falls by more than a quarter (28.4%).
Van News 17 Nov 2022
AO strikes fleet deal with Fraikin for 130 new vans
Online electricals retailer AO has struck a deal for 130 new home delivery vans from Fraikin, as part of an ongoing contract hire agreement.
Latest News 11 Nov 2022
Rygor announces management buyout
Rygor Group, which includes Mercedes-Benz dealer Rygor Commercials and newly launched Rygor Maxus, has undergone a management buyout for an undisclosed sum.
Van News 27 Oct 2022
UK van production highest for more than a decade
September output levels reached their highest since 2011, marking nine months of consecutive growth.
Truck News 24 Oct 2022
New gritters join National Highways network
A set of 252 gritting vehicles have been assembled at National Highways and will be operating on motorways and A-roads in England this autumn and winter.
Latest News 24 Oct 2022
Europcar Mobility Group UK launches new online resource
Europcar Mobility Group UK aims to 'make commercial vehicle rental easier' with the launch of a new online resource.
Truck News 21 Oct 2022
Lunaz progresses testing of upcycled electric refuse truck
Lunaz is progressing the development of its upcycled electric vehicles (UEVs), having completed a “demanding” hill-climb as part of its extensive testing programme.
New Contracts 20 Oct 2022
Solomon strikes fleet deal with Brakes for 70 new delivery vehicles
Brakes has agreed a deal with Solomon Commercials to supply more than 70 vehicles including 10 temperature-controlled 7.2t Iveco Dailys.