The Big Van World Blog
Motion R is a design company that designs improved Ford Transit Custom vans with style, comfort, durability and individuality in mind.
Laws and Regulations
Speed limits in the UK aren't universally applied - they vary depending on the vehicle you're driving. Most vans must follow the speed limits for goods vehicles based on their weight.
The "Expert Advice"
Planning how you secure the load in your van is an important step to keeping workers and road users safe. To secure a load safely, you need to make sure it's restrained and contained.
With 4.6 million vans on UK roads, it's interesting to see emerging trends in this important sector of the UK economy.
Having a van that meets the Euro 6 diesel emissions standards will put your business in a strong position for avoiding any current and future emissions-related charges. All new vans manufactured after September 1st 2016 had to be compliant with the Euro 6 emissions standards. At this point, there is now a range of used Euro 6 compliant vans available, but it's difficult to know which ones will be best for your business.
Ideas and Tips
Food trucks have become commonplace at festivals, street markets and private events across the UK as entrepreneurs look to capitalise on the rising foodie culture and people looking for an alternative dining experience.
The large van market is crowded and can be confusing with a wide range of dimensions, wheelbases, payloads, body styles and bespoke modifications, not to mention certain manufacturers joining forces to share development costs. Our guide serves to help you decide which of these big vans is best for your needs whether you're looking for load space, payload capacity or fuel economy.