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The Business Van blog - or BV Blog - is where the editor Martyn Collins gives us the behind-the-scenes glimpse into the world of vans and commercial vehicles. Or one of our contributors has their say on a business van subject that they want to air in The Business Van Blog. The BV Blog covers a variety of topics, but all based on the world of business vans. Occasionally we also invite guest bloggers to the BV Blog to provide their own insight on commercial vehicles and the world of business vans.

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What is the average lifespan for commercial vehicle tyres?

Truck and other commercial tyres are usually associated with light, medium and heavy vehicles, usually over 4,500kg. In this article, we take a look at some of the best commercial tyres on the market and how long the average one lasts.

Beginner’s Guide to Buying and Financing an RV

Recreational Vehicles (RV) were popularised by the US. It started on August 21, 1915, when the Conklin family decided to leave Huntington, New York,...
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What You Need to Know About Guaranteed Car Loans

A guaranteed car loan is a type of loan where a third party will guarantee the loan if the borrower defaults. If the loan...
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Shipping a motorcycle from the USA to the UK

International shipping can be expensive. Costs can accumulate when shipping a motorcycle to a foreign country. Luckily, professional motorcycle shipping companies can help with navigating these costs and can help you ship cheaply to the UK.
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Fleets of vans set to drive forward the UK’s electric vehicle transition

The UK Electric Fleets Coalition has called on the government to bring forward a full electric vehicle switchover to 2030 as part of the push to ‘build back better’ from the COVID-19 crisis.
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Van Safety: How to keep your van safe

Your van should not only be safe, but you have to maintain it to work correctly on the road. If you get inconveniences, the less money will come in. So, make sure you consider security and safety a top priority.
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Four things you should do after an accident

Although you should drive carefully, to begin with, and take care of yourself and everyone else on the road, you still need to know what to do in case you end up in a collision. Here are four things that you must do after an accident so that you can protect yourself. 
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Guide to scrapping your old van for cash

Most people agree that scrapping is a suitable option when there is no life left in a vehicle. So if you have made your mind to scrap your van, there are a few things that you must consider.
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Could a VW Transporter be a sound business investment post-COVID-19? 

The T5 is very much what you want it to be. But does this mean it could help prime your business for success when the COVID-19 pandemic finally subsides? 
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Which vans can hold and transport the most volume?

While the Transit remains arguably the most iconic van, however, there is an incredible range of options to choose from on the modern market and this is something for both personal and business users to give careful consideration too.
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Could coronavirus be driving down insurance premiums?

Latest data showed that April premiums were at their lowest for five years suggesting that due to reduced vehicle usage during Covid-19 lockdown, there have been fewer accident claims.
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How to Calculate CO2 Emissions From Your Fuel Consumption

It may seem daunting, but with a few handy tools and a calculator close to hand, you can’t go wrong. Here’s how to use your vehicles’ fuel usage to calculate their CO2 emissions, in two simple steps..
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What should I know about van racking systems?

Everything you need to know about the Sortimo van racking systems; Made by professionals; Increased safety and organisation. Find out more now!
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Guide to buying a used van during the pandemic

MEASURES against the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus have been introduced worldwide. I  When you think which vehicle is right for you, remember that you...

What you should know about van racking systems

Everything you need to know about the Sortimo van racking systems. ✓ Made by professionals. ✓ Increased safety and organisation. Find out more now!