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SsangYong Musso

Competitively priced, well-equipped and backed by an unbeatable seven-year-warranty, the SsangYong Musso is a competent pick-up that's easy to recommend. Admittedly, it lacks the refinement and style of its rivals, but it is difficult to deny that the Musso is excellent value for money. SsangYong makes no bones about the fact that the Musso is designed for businesses who want an affordable and dependable 4x4 one-tonne pick-up. The seven-year/150,000...

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Government urged to update MoT rules for vans

Experts call for MoT revisions after Government data reveals a quarter of vans fail their first MoT.

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One in five small business leaders say they do not think van fleets will ever be fully electric

UK small business leaders have doubts over fleets becoming fully autonomous or electric.

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Driven: Mercedes-Benz X 350 d 4Matic

Powered by a the same 3.0-litre V6 engine used in the Sprinter and the last generation E-Class, the X 350 d rivals the most powerful Volkswagen Amarok for power

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Volkswagen builds T2 camper vans out of 400,000 Lego bricks

400,000 Lego bricks were used to recreate the Type 2 camper vans, which feature pop-up roofs and working lights.

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Majority of van drivers unaware of heavy load risks

A survey of 500 van drivers by Volkswagen found that more than half couldn’t identify how much longer it would take to brake when driving a loaded van.

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ULEZ van checker - Will you have to pay the low emissions charge?

Use the ULEZ vehicle checker to see if your van is up to the ultra low emissions zone standard.

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Government planning van road tax shake up

Vans and pick-ups could soon be taxed according to their emissions rather than the current flat VED rate.

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Budget 2018: How much will it cost to tax your van in 2019?

How much will you pay for road tax for your van or pick-up in 2019 and 2020?

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Van tax explained – what you have to pay

Don't know your BiK from your VAT? Let us help you with our simple guide to van tax.

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Is buying a van always the right thing to do? We explain when you should buy, lease or hire a van.

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Read our finance guide to get the best deals on a new or used van. From cheap lease deals to the best bank loan rates, our tips and advice will help you make the most informed decision when it comes to funding your next vehicle.

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Top 10 tips for buying a used van

Thinking of buying a used van or pick-up? Honest John Vans reveals the golden rules to staying safe when buying a used commercial vehicle.

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Should I buy a petrol, diesel or electric van?

Before buying a new or used van and choosing between petrol, diesel or electric, make sure you know the pros and cons of each.

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Everything you need to know before towing with a van or pick-up

Check out our essential guide to towing with a commercial vehicle, van or pick-up.

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What type of licence do you need to drive a van?

Want to know if you can drive a van on your car licence? Honest John Vans explains the laws around licencing and light vans.

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Do you need a tachograph to tow?

Tachographs are usually associated with lorries, but some vans legally need them too.

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Van drivers urged to be aware of DPF problems

Looking for a new van, but only cover a few miles each day? A diesel might not be the wisest choice.

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Camper Vans & Motorhomes

How to buy a used camper van

Everything you need to know when buying a used camper van from a private seller or dealer.

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