The fifth-generation Caddy has been redesigned from the ground up, with increased space, more efficient engine options, additional driver assistance systems to improve safety and a new connected cabin to turn the vehicle into a smartphone on wheels.
The distinction between a van and a car can have significant implications for tax particularly with respect to how they are treated for benefit in kind purposes – a van would generally have a lower benefit in kind charge than a car.
Many manufacturers have conversion programmes on offer through their van centres which guarantees the quality of products available.
LARGE trades vans are the real workhorses of the UK roads and adaptable for all sorts of business, whether it’s removals, parcel delivery or white goods etc. Like any vehicle for your business, you need to start by looking at what you need the van for and how it is going to be used. The important thing with a large [...]
NEED a new van? Question is do you buy new outright or are there other options that would better suit the needs of your business. For an SME or sole trader, buying and running a van is often necessary and not that cheap, so selecting the best option is critical – and there are various finance options available. These will [...]
Despite just 102hp from the 2.0-litre TDI motor, the Transporter’s 250Nm of torque makes light work of shifting away from the traffic lights up to legal urban speeds aided and abetted by a comparatively sylph-like gross weight of just 2,800kgs. Compact it may be, but most business users will be satisfied with a 5,800-litre load volume even in this low [...]
There are many vans in this segment but none, the Transit apart, can claim cult status among private owners thanks to successive generations of the camper conversions. Volkswagen's Transporter Kombi is best-described as part-van and part-people carrier. It's based on the company's commercial vehicle, retaining sliding side doors and large rear opening, but has the interior fittings of a car. For [...]
Best Large Trades Van – Volkswagen Transporter T28 low roof 2.0 TDI and Peugeot Expert Blue S&S 1000kg professional
The Expert had a complete overhaul in 2016, with a new platform, improved looks and a range of safety equipment. It can cope with heavy commercial loads, with heavy-duty suspension and revised power steering designed to handle bigger loads. The rear suspension set-up has been designed to reduce intrusion into the load bay. As for the VW, despite just 102PS [...]
IF you want a panel van that lifts you above the mundane, gives you the edge for your trade, reflects the values of your business, then often there is only one choice: a Volkswagen Transporter. Smart, dependable, neat. Yes all of those, as well as the Business Van of the Year in 2017. After the Ford Transit and Custom, the [...]
Check out Volkswagen's electric van at the Milton Keynes EV Experience Centre But do it now: Volkswagen e-Crafter on display from Friday December 07 to Monday December 10 EV Gurus on hand to offer impartial advice on going electric CAN you imagine not having to fill up your van again with diesel? No more queuing up at the pumps. And [...]