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The Van Expert provides news and reviews about LCV manufacturers, from all over the automotive world.

Isuzu distributor to take over Mitsubishi aftersales

As Mitsubishi Motors departs the UK, what can existing Mitsubishi owners expect for servicing and parts for their vehicles?
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Dacia offers a fresh load of Duster

Dacia has announced the latest Duster Commercial model, which is available to order now with first deliveries expected in December.
Nissan Townstar, September 2021

New Nissan Townstar leads refreshed LCV range

Nissan has unveiled its new Townstar small van, based on the Renault Kangoo, along with new model names for its entire van range.
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Ford launches revised Fiesta Van

With a whole host of new upgrades and features, Ford is set to release a revised version of the Fiesta Van in the UK.

New Renault Trafic panel van available to order

Renault’s updated Trafic van, featuring refreshed styling, a wider range of engines and new driver assistance systems, is now on sale.
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Ford releases teaser for the 2023 Ford Ranger

Ford has released a video teaser for its new Ranger pick-up truck, and it's expected to reach UK roads in 2023.
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Land Rover Defender attracts business users at CV Show

Land Rover made a return to the CV Show this year, displaying its all-new Defender Hard Top commercial models to potential customers.

Ford announces Transit upgrades

Ford has announced a major technology and specification upgrade for its Transit large van range.
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LEVC shows UK-built range-extender van at CV Show

LEVC has been showing off its new VN5 range-extender petrol/electric van at the 2021 Commercial Vehicle Show at the NEC in Birmingham.
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Vauxhall prices Combo EV but hydrogen sparks interest

The all-new Vauxhall Combo-e electric van has debuted at the 2021 CV Show, as Vauxhall announces a starting price of just over £25K.
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Maxus plugs in all-electric display at CV Show

Maxus has revealed a stand consisting solely of electric vehicles at the 2021 CV Show, announcing that 54% of its sales are now EV models.
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Two debuts For Isuzu at CV Show

Isuzu has given CV Show visitors a first look at the next Arctic Trucks version of the D-Max, as well as a tipper conversion concept.
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Electric Transit unveiled at CV Show

The electric version of the mass-selling Ford Transit van has made its European debut at the CV Show in Birmingham.
All-new Mercedes-Benz Citan unveiled | The Van Expert

Mercedes reveals new Citan small van

Mercedes-Benz has released the first details of its new Citan van, replacing the original model that dates back to 2012.
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Corolla goes commercial

Toyota has revealed a new Corolla Commercial van, based on the hybrid-powered estate version of the popular passenger car model.

Citroen e-Relay hits UK showrooms

Citroën’s biggest 100% electric van, the ë-Relay is in UK showrooms now, with first deliveries commencing in the plate-change month of September.

Peugeot launches e-Boxer

Peugeot has launched its largest fully electric van, the e-Boxer, in the UK, with a range of up to 139 miles and prices starting from £49,335.
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Innovation to bring new electric van brands to UK

Former Mitsubishi management are behind a new company set up to import and market electric vehicles in Britain.
2021 Vauxhall electric LCV range

CV Show debut for Vauxhall electric and hydrogen vans

Electric and hydrogen additions to the Vauxhall LCV range will make their global debut at the CV Show later this month.
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Peugeot cuts £1,000 off Expert van prices

Peugeot has applied a £1,000 price cut across the entire model range of its Expert van, including the fully electric e-Expert.

New FUSO Canter goes on sale

FUSO’s updated version of its venerable Canter light truck, which includes a redesigned cabin plus enhanced safety and comfort, is now on sale in Britain.
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New van registrations fall in July as supply shortages bite

Registrations of new light commercial vehicles declined by 14.8% in July as supply issues – notably of semiconductors – bit into the availability of new vans.
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Vauxhall opens orders for electric Movano

Vauxhall is taking orders for its new Movano range and, for the first time, the brand's largest van model now includes an electric version.

Ford conversion specialist MS-RT to establish £4 million facility

Ford conversion specialist and engineering company MS-RT has announced that it is to establish a new £4 million vehicle conversion facility at Ford Dagenham.
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Renault adds to electric LCV conversions

Renault is expanding the range of PRO+ conversion options offered on the brand's Master E-Tech chassis cab electric LCV.