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Driving with a dirty number plate could land you a £1k fine!

Driving with a dirty number plate could land you a £1k fine! Washing your van probably isn't high on your priority list after a hard day at work and on the road but did you know that driving with a dirty ... Read More

Electric van launched at Frankfurt Motor Show

Electric van launched at Frankfurt Motor Show London EV Company (LEVC) launched its new zero-emission capable van at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The van is based on the same archit... Read More

In Stock Vehicles - what's available....now?

In Stock Vehicles - what A brand new addition to our website is the "In Stock" box - showing what vehicles we have in stock and available for quick delivery. ... Read More

What happens at the end of my lease? Your van leasing questions answered.

What happens at the end of my lease? Your van leasing questions answered. When you lease a van from Vans4Lease you have two or three years of zero-hassle motoring – especially if you took out a maintenance package. ... Read More

Could our Fleet Manager Plus system save you time?

Could our Fleet Manager Plus system save you time? What's your most valuable asset? Or should we ask, what's the most valuable asset in your business? Your stock? Maybe your IP? Your locatio... Read More

Drive on the motorway? Read this change in motorway lane closure enforcement.

Drive on the motorway? Read this change in motorway lane closure enforcement. NEWS If you are a driver you will likely have found yourself on a smart motorway in and around the UK. A smart motorway is on... Read More

Are vans going to be the real electric vehicle revolutionaries?

Are vans going to be the real electric vehicle revolutionaries? A very interesting article was published this week on Cityam.com looking at electric vehicles. It summised that "commercial delivery vehic... Read More

The Vans4Lease team at the Commercial Vehicle Show 2019

The Vans4Lease team at the Commercial Vehicle Show 2019 Sarah and Chris, two of our van experts, are at the Commercial Vehicle Show today - lots of electric vans on display! We've shared some picture... Read More

Are you up to speed with ULEZ?

Are you up to speed with ULEZ? If you’ve just read the title and thought “ULEZ…what on earth is that?” read on…. To help improve air qua... Read More

Fuel prices on the rise - so how can you drive for fuel efficiency?

Fuel prices on the rise - so how can you drive for fuel efficiency? Fuel prices have risen for the second consecutive month according to figures revealed by the RAC this month. The average price of pe... Read More

Are vans going to be the real electric vehicle revolutionaries?

14/05/2019

Are vans going to be the real electric vehicle revolutionaries?

A very interesting article was published this week on Cityam.com looking at electric vehicles. It summised that "commercial delivery vehicles will electrify much faster [than cars]."

It states that; "Companies that rely on large delivery fleets are aggressively converting their vans and trucks to electric."

It goes on to say: "Deutsche Post DHL have gone as far as committing to operating 70% of their own “first and last mile” services with clean delivery solutions by 2025" and " Amazon has recently announced plans to make 50% of all shipments carbon neutral by 2030."

Interesting times ahead - read the full article here