From Angry Birds to booking a cab, it seems there’s an app for everything.
Next year, in 2015, the Ford Transit will turn 50 years old.
After a successful six-month winter trial, British Gas has ordered 50 all-electric e-NV200 vans, with a further 50 to be delivered by the end of the calendar year.
Insurance is a huge part of driving. Not having it is illegal and irresponsible, which means that everyone tries their best to find the lowest premiums possible. One of the best ways to reduce your premium is to install equipment and protection measures that reduce the chance of theft or damage occurring to your vehicle. One of the latest measures in security is CCTV, here is why it can lower your premium:
It’s the dilemma we all come up against when it’s time to upgrade your vehicle - what van matches your needs? For thousands of van drivers the answer is simply replacing your old van with the newer model or possibly finding the next largest or smallest model in the range. But is that what you really need? The problem truly lies in all the technical little details. You need to be thinking about things like fuel efficiency, load capacity and most importantly - running cost!
According to ATS Euromaster, one in three van fleet operators risk paying over the odds for their tyres...because they don’t have a formal tyre policy in place.
In a new agreement with North Lanarkshire Council, Volkswagen has secured a deal to provide the 224 commercial vehicles...supplying nearly 45% of the council’s 500-strong fleet of vans.
Despite the challenges of the economy, Bolton-based van hire specialist U-Drive is thriving...and founder Stuart Lever feels this bodes well for the health of the Bolton economy as a whole.