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Vans win prizes

Vans win prizes

SEVERAL manufacturers scooped awards at last week’s Commercial Vehicle Show at the Birmingham NEC courtesy of Professional Van and Light Truck magazine. Citroën’s new C2 Enterprise van got off to a winning start by taking honours in the Light Van sector. The title for Small Van of the Year went […]

New deals on Vauxhall vans

New deals on Vauxhall vans

PRIVATE buyers or small companies that place an order for a new Vauxhall van before the end of June 2005 are being offered an attractive zero per cent finance deal, which is available across the range. The offer is subject to a 20 per cent deposit and prior payment of […]

A new menace: ‘white van woman’

A new menace: ‘white van woman’

STUDIES of young drivers in America and Japan have revealed that females are now just as aggressive as males and display similar levels of competitiveness and sensation-seeking behind the wheel. According to the latest edition of Advanced Driving, the magazine of the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM), this trend is […]

Iveco launches special edition daily navigator

Iveco launches special edition daily navigator

IVECO has launched a special edition Daily van which gives operators the chance to buy four of its most popular 3.5 tonne models with a better specification, which includes satellite navigation. The Daily ‘Navigator’ has a safety package which includes ABS brakes with EBD and ABD traction control. Other features […]

Movano gets no-clutch gear shift

Movano gets no-clutch gear shift

ORDER a Vauxhall Movano van with the 2.5 litre CDTi common rail diesel engine and you now get the option of a new 6-speed clutchless Tecshift transmission. Vauxhall says Tecshift offers both ‘auto’ and ‘manual’ modes, saves around 8% on fuel and cuts wear and tear on driveline components as […]

New heart for Jeep van

New heart for Jeep van

JEEP’S award-winning Cherokee Pioneer commercial – basically a Jeep with no rear side windows – has gained a new 2.8-litre diesel engine, which has increased both the payload and towing capacity of the four-wheel drive motor. The Cherokee Pioneer is now based on the 2.8-litre CRD Sport model, and the […]

New van from LDV

New van from LDV

BIRMINGHAM-based van maker LDV has announced its long awaited new van range, called Maxus. “This new van range can and will compete head on with the best in the business for years to come,” said LDV boss Allan Amey. The front wheel drive Maxus panel van range starts with two […]

Van man gets a boost

Van man gets a boost

OWNERS of the Mercedes-Benz Vito 111 CDI can now improve their van’s power and torque by an astonishing 43 bhp and 81 Nm, with no adverse effect on fuel economy. These astonishing gains are available from Superchips, a specialist in engine management system tuning. Reprogramming the engine control unit (ECU) […]

20 years of the C15 (Citroen)

20 years of the C15 (Citroen)

THE popular Citroën C15 van, of which a remarkable 1.2 million models have already been sold around the world, is celebrating its 20th birthday this month. Despite its age – or perhaps because of it – latest versions of the commercial classic are still available in the UK for under […]

Specs up for Terrano (Nissan Terrano Van)

Specs up for Terrano (Nissan Terrano Van)

NISSAN’S Terrano Van has been given a double rise – in price, but also in standard specification. The standard model now costs £14,125, with the higher-specification 3.0 Di SE available from £16, 245. Safety upgrades play a major part in the 2004 changes to Terrano Van. The entry level Standard […]