What is MOT test?

MOT stands for Ministry of Transport and therefore MOT test is the ministry of transport annual test of the automobile safety, exhaust emissions aspects and the road worthiness of the vehicle. MOT test needs to be done for all vehicles which are more than three years old. MOT test is required in the … [Read more...]

Retrofitting a Van for Travel

Travel can be loads of fun—or drudgery. For the other women out there with husbands like men who love to drive, and do not believe in spending the night in a hotel en route to a destination, I feel your pain! I have been on many of these trips, and typically must sleep for the first day upon … [Read more...]

How To Avoid Your Van Being Nicked

Simple answer seems to be, buy the right kind. One that doesn’t appeal to the miscreant’s sense of style. Then look at all the other gizmos like alarms, immobilisers etc. But if you buy, lease or hire what the villains’ consider “too naff to nick” that’s probably the first most important … [Read more...]

The Best Vans For Business

For many (and in my view often unfairly) much maligned “white van men”, when you choose a van, there are a number of factors to consider.  Often it’s not the supposed "good all-rounder” that comes up trumps.  If price and spending a little as possible is what drives your van purchasing plan, there’s … [Read more...]

What are the best deals for van insurance?

Choosing one of the leading UK van insurance deals are a guarantee for the safety of your vehicle and yours, especially in these tumultuous times when we cannot possibly predict what we might run into. Owning a van or any other kind of motor vehicle has become a matter of necessity with a price of a … [Read more...]

Vauxhall’s Commercial Vehicle market share on the up

The latest figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) show that Vauxhall’s market share in the commercial vehicle sector is up to 17.77%, their highest ever share. They set their previous best market share back in March 2008 but haven’t done any better since … [Read more...]

Vauxhall Vivaro Voted No.1

The Vauxhall Vivaro ticks all the boxes for commercial vehicle drivers – Its comes in a range of styles and different door styles, which may not sound like a lot, but speaking from experience, dropping off furniture is much different than say, driving wedding cakes about the place. Ok, so I may have … [Read more...]

Top Ten Getaway Vans

Some of these have been pimped up and modified by the Japanese, it comes with lots of wings and with body kits that you’ll never have seen before! Some are quite cute and they’re all very noticeable....but you might as well get away in style! They certainly wouldn’t be giving off the usual … [Read more...]