Headline LCV values improve in July

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The average van at BCA sold for £5,498 in July, an increase of £99 (1.8%) compared to June.  Year-on-year values remain well ahead by £726 (15.2%), with both age and mileage falling and performance against CAP declining slightly.  However, the month-on-month rise was largely due to a change in the … Continue reading

Ford Transit on patrol with the AA

Transit

Ford is supplying 343 Ford Transit Custom vans to the AA to join its fleet of patrol vehicles. They will raise Ford’s share of the 2,100-vehicle AA patrol fleet to more than 50 per cent. Ford secured the order from the AA following an exhaustive analysis of whole-life costs. Sarah … Continue reading

CV manufacturing down 23% in first half of year

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“UK commercial vehicle manufacturing figures continue to be swayed by operational restructuring in 2013 and the pull-forward of demand in the heavy commercial sector,” said Mike Hawes, SMMT Chief Executive. “There are signs of optimism, however, with double-digit growth in European commercial vehicle registrations, and the emergence of new products … Continue reading