Volkswagen Caddy 2015

Volkswagen has increased the number of new Euro-6 engines available in its new Caddy van.


French bodybuilder Gruau, best known for its varied van conversions, has turned its attention to electric vehicles.

Mercedes-Benz Vito Sport X

Mercedes-Benz has finally released its eagerly anticipated Sport model of the new Vito.

Volkswagen Transporter T6

Volkswagen secures third International Van of the Year title for the Euro-6 Transporter T6

Nissan Navara 2016

The all-new Nissan Navara NP300 has been awarded the International Pick-Up Award 2016 at a ceremony in Lyon

Isuzu D-Max Fury

A six-fold increase in sales in just six years has helped Isuzu prosper in the pickup sector

Some UK Caddy and Amarok owners may have to wait 10 months before their vehicles are given remedial ‘service action’


Specialist high volume and low payload body builders Maxi-Low are to introduce a new model on to the market offering greater payloads than a standard panel van.

Volkswagen Caddy 2015

Volkswagen has admitted that the carbon dioxide levels and fuel consumption figures for some 800,000 cars were “set too low”

Vauxhall commercial vehicles is enjoying a bumper year with fleet sales up by 52% and retail sales up 20%. The increased volumes can largely be attributed to significant gains made by both the Movano and new Vivaro models. While sales of Corsavan is up 13% and Combo numbers have increased by 7%, it is Movano (+44%) and Vivaro (+51%) that are leading the way.

Renault has revamped its Kangoo van range, altering the trim levels of the small city van to bring the model more closely in to line with the larger Trafic and Master vans.

Fiat has released the first images and details of its new pick-up truck that will be based on the recently revamped Mitsubishi L200

Ford Environment Agency

The Environmental Agency is to take delivery of 55 new all-wheel-drive Transit vans in order to help with flood and coastal defence programs.

Volkswagen has again declined to address the issue of potential compensation relating to the recent emissions scandal, insisting that it is “too early” to discuss the matter, despite a number of legal firms starting to call on VW owners to register an interest in making a claim.

Pick-Up Award

Testing for the International Pick-Up Award has began in Oslo, Norway, with three brand new vehicles up for contention.

Volkswagen Crafter 2016 spy

Spy photographers have captured the new Volkswagen Crafter testing in the Alps ahead of its launch next year. 

The latest versions of Volkswagen's Caddy and Transporter models made their UK debut when they were launched at van centres across the UK on 7 September, exhibiting design and technology enhancements including upgraded engines, further improved safety features and increased levels of comfort.

Thames Water to buy 900 new Fiesta Van, Transit Connect, Transit Custom, Transit and Ranger LCVs. 

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has delivered 285,000 vans so far this year

New Volkswagen Caddy storms into British Gas fleet with 1,000 van orders