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Ford Transit Connect updated with significant new capability for fleet customers

Ford has announced enhancements for Transit Connect, offering customers best-in-class fuel efficiency and introducing a 1.0-tonne payload for the first time. Class-leading fuel efficiency and low CO2 emissions will help minimise fuel costs for operators and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The Transit Connect light commercial vehicle now offers up to 2,501kg gross vehicle mass (GVM) on selected variants, increasing...

Enhanced versatility for Renault Master Dropside conversion

off-the-shelf Master Dropside
Renault PRO+ has announced the addition of an enhanced off-the-shelf Master Dropside option to the commercial vehicle range, offering greater versatility and options to van customers than ever before. The new Master Dropside expands the comprehensive offer of Master Conversions available on top of existing Tipper, Luton Box Van and Luton Low Loader conversions, as well as the...

New 5.0-tonne Transit is the most capable Transit load-hauler Ford has ever built

Ford have announced the introduction of the new 5.0-tonne Transit derivative, offering customers a van or chassis cab rated to 5,000kg GVM and available at Ford dealers from late November. Ford’s toughest Transit ever features significant mechanical updates to offer customers best-ever payload and vehicle capability, while maintaining the durability, refinement and car-like driving characteristics that have made...

UK Van Centres now able to take orders for the brand’s first all-electric van for the UK

Order books for Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles’ first fully electric van in the UK are now open. Prices for the zero-emission ABT eTransporter 6.1 start from £42,060 (exc. VAT)*. Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has also announced its finance packages, highlighted by a ‘zero per cent for zero emissions’ 0% APR offer on hire purchase**. The eTransporter has been developed in collaboration...

Introducing the new Volta Zero

Volta Zero
Volta Trucks, the start-up electric vehicle manufacturer, has revealed the new Volta Zero – its first vehicle and the world’s first purpose-built full-electric 16-tonne commercial vehicle designed specifically for inner-city parcel and freight distribution. From launch, the Volta Zero will be a significant contributor to the future vision of zero-emission cities all over the world.

A milestone for MAXUS: Meet the all-new fully electric e DELIVER 3

Deliver 9
The MAXUS e DELIVER 3 is a fully electric small van of zero emissions with a remarkable range, clocking up to 198miles /320km (NEDC) / (150 miles / 240km combined WLTP) on a single charge (52.5kWh battery).  It has been billed as the little brother to its predecessor, the EV80, but is the first vehicle by MAXUS that...

Live location data and geofence module automatically switches Transit Custom hybrid to electric drive mode in low-emission zones

Transit hybrid
The new Ford Transit Custom plug-in hybrid now comes with the option of geofencing technology to help improve urban air quality. Using live location data, the Transit Custom Plug-In Hybrid Electric (PHEV) automatically switches to electric drive mode whenever entering predefined areas such as congestion and low‑emission zones.** The geofencing tech need not only apply to city centres: vehicle...

Prices and specifications for the full electric, new PEUGEOT e-Expert van have been revealed

PEUGEOT e-Expert
Available across three trim levels, Compact, Standard and Long wheelbases and as a crew or panel van, the new e-Expert will suit a variety of fleet and business needs. Base prices for the new e-Expert start from £25,053 (excluding VAT, including PiVG), and is available to order now.                   ...

Unveiled in May, the all-ëlectric Citroën ë-Dispatch van is now available to order in the UK.

All-ëlectric Citroën ë-Dispatch van
THE Ë-DISPATCH RANGE: THE QUALITIES OF DISPATCH, BUT IN ALL-ELECTRIC MODEThe new all-ëlectric Citroën ë-Dispatch offers all the advantages of the combustion-engine versions of Dispatch van in terms of character, dimensions, load volume and payload. This compact van’s move to electric means users have the freedom to access urban centres, while allowing longer periods between charges. It...

Renault Master Z.E. offers the widest range of variants for an electric commercial vehicle including panel van, platform cab and now a new chassis cab version

Renault now offers the widest variety of conversions of large electric vans with its Master Z.E. This new range offers the choice of panel van, platform cab & chassis cab, with three lengths (L1, L2, L3), two heights (H1, H2) and a Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) of 3.1 or 3.5 tons, allowing up to 1,700kg of payload...