Jeremy Clarkson: The Ford Ranger Raptor is for townies, but I’m sold on pick-ups


Jeremy Clarkson is now a farmer, but he's never wanted a pick-up before. Then he got sent a Ford Ranger Raptor by mistake.
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Morris revived as a retro electric van maker


The Morris name is set to once again return to UK roads with this, the ultra-cute retro Morris JE, after a British-based investment firm announce

Van thefts in the UK rise by 50% in four years


According to figures sourced from UK police forces, there has been a spike in van thefts across the country over the last four years.

Plug-in London taxi now comes as a panel van, too


The London Electric Vehicle Company (LEVC) is no longer exclusively a manufacturer of London's iconic black cab — it now makes a panel van, too.
Volvo used electric excavator to dig Chelsea Flower Show garden

Volvo puts electric digger to work at Chelsea


Volvo's ECR25 electric excavator has been set to work ahead of this week's prestigious Chelsea Flower Show.
Van driver back pain costing the UK £21bn per year

Van driver back pain costs the UK £21bn per year


The majority of British van drivers have had to take time off work because of back pain caused by an improperly-adjusted driver's seat.

Volkswagen and Ford to build vans together


As a result of this new partnership, Ford and Volkswagen will work together on releasing new vans and pick-up trucks as early as 2022.
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VW and Ford to form "strategic alliance"


In a sign of the ever-changing face of the modern motor industry, car giants VW Group and Ford are joining forces in "strategic alliance".
Melanie Reid in praise of white-van man

Melanie Reid in praise of white-van man


There is fellowship, and then there is white-van-man fellowship. One of my happiest alter egos is out driving my Mercedes Sprinter, alone...
Electric taxi factory expands into vans

Electric taxi factory expands into vans


Geely, the Chinese car maker, has revealed plans to launch Britain’s first dedicated electric van manufacturing plant in the factory it built...
Rail grant cut to put 190,000 trucks on road

Rail grant cut to put 190,000 trucks on road


British roads could be hit by up to 190,000 extra lorry journeys a year after “penny-pinching” ministers cut £4m of subsidy for rail freight...
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News: Mercedes pick-up truck is just the job for Bob...


It may not be the most obvious choice for Mercedes-Benz, but the German maker of posh cars...
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Restaurant owner uses Rolls-Royce as fruit and veg...


It's not every day you see a gold Rolls-Royce stuffed with vegetables. Incredibly, I see just such a sight at least once a week on my way to work...