Tag: LCV sales

Ford Transit Custom sales

Consistent van market growth ends in June

Following 17th consecutive months of sales growth for the new light van market, LCV registrations fell by a rather worrying 5% in June.
Ford Transit Custom sales

March marks best first quarter for LCV market since 2021

New LCV sales were up 11% in March, as the SMMT announces that the light van sector has delivered its best first quarter for three years.

LCV market growth continues into February

The LCV market has recorded its second consecutive month of growth - light van sales grew by 9% in February year-on-year.

Britain’s best-selling LCVs for 2022

After another year of Ford dominance in the LCV market, the Transit Custom has been crowned the UK's best-selling van for 2022.

LCV market shrinks by 21% in 2022 after December slump

The LCV market shrank by 20% in 2022, which concluded with a slow December in which 25% less light vans were sold compared to December 2021.
Ford Transit Custom range

LCV sales shrink by a fifth in October

After September growth, British LCV sales decreased by 18% year-on-year in October according to the SMMT's latest figures.

September sees LCV sales grow for the first time this year

After successive months of declining sales, the LCV market actually grew by 11% in September, but this isn't as impressive as it seems.
Ford Transit Custom

LCV market falls in July but electric sales climb

The LCV market shrank for the seventh month in a row year-on-year in July, but monthly electric van registrations continued to grow.

LCV market declines for sixth consecutive month

New light commercial vehicle registrations fell by 23% in the month of June compared to the same time last year, as supply shortages continue.
Ford Transit Custom

LCV sales in fifth consecutive month of decline

New light commercial vehicle registrations fell by 25% in May compared to the same month last year, though electric sales continued to climb.

LCV market continues steady sales decline in April

April 2021 saw the highest monthly registrations since records began, but this April's sales numbers are nowhere near as promising.

Buying a new van? Always test drive it first

It might only be your work tool, but a van is important to your business and buying one is an exciting time. So asking for a test drive is essential.

Used vans: is it ok to buy an insurance write-off?

It’s one thing buying a second-hand van for your business – especially when you’re looking for a bargain – but is an insurance write-off OK to consider?
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LCV demand falls in August as buyers wait for new plates

Demand for light commercial vehicles (LCVs) dropped by 16% in the UK in August, as fleet operators wait for the new September plate, new figures have revealed.
Renault Trafic is included in the new scrappage scheme

Renault joins the 67-plate scrappage scheme party

Renault has joined the legion of manufacturers offering scrappage schemes to coincide with the new 67-plate registrations that commenced today.

Volkswagen launches CV scrappage scheme

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles is following the lead of the car sector and launching a scrappage scheme for older vehicles. The scheme will offer incentives of...
Toyota Hilux

Toyota offers scrappage bonus on Hilux and Proace

Toyota has become the latest manufacturer to offer a scrappage scheme for customers part-exchanging an older vehicle on a new LCV.