Vehicles

7 essential van checks to make before returning to work

Van drivers are being urged to check their vehicles are in top condition before they head out on the roads...

Five tips to help tradespeople keep safe post Covid-19

Keeping anti-bacterial wipes handy, refusing cups of tea and purchasing PPE are among some ways tradespeople can try to reduce...

Risk of 1.1 million unroadworthy vehicles returning to the streets

New research by Kwik Fit has revealed that almost 1.1 million unroadworthy vehicles are set to return to the UK’s...

Vehicle owners to be granted MOT exemption in battle against coronavirus

The government has announced that vehicle owners will be granted a 6-month exemption from MOT testing, enabling them to continue...

More than two million potholes a year could be left unprepared – Says new research by Citroën UK

More than two million potholes a year could be left unrepaired on UK roads, even after the announcement of £500...

Don’t be a victim – 6 ways to prevent tool theft

Van theft is on the rise in the UK, with vehicles and tools being stolen every 23 minutes. Richard Harvey,...

FOI request reveals that January is the worst month for tool theft

January is the worst month for tool theft in the year, with London suffering more than 16,700 thefts over 12...

Nine top tips for driving in the rain

Drivers have been urged to take precautions if they find themselves on the roads during the downpours forecast across the...

There’s “shocking variation” in actual van NOx emissions compared with the official results – says new research

Independent real-world rating system puts emissions of best-selling vans in the spotlight with some encouraging and some shocking results. The...

Seven guidelines for van drivers to winter-proof their vehicles

Motoring experts from LeaseVan.co.uk have released seven guidelines for UK van drivers to winter-proof their vehicles, inside and out. Driving...