Volkswagen and Ford to build vans and pick-ups together in new ‘global alliance’


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...