Category: Vauxhall

Vauxhall leading UK van manufacturer for 11th year running

When it comes to buying a commercial vehicle everyone has their favourite manufacturer, however it seems that some are often more popular than others. This is true for Vauxhall who once again have been named as the UK’s leading manufacturer for commercial vans for the eleventh year in a row. Naturally, those that work for Vauxhall are extremely pleased with the news, especially as it means that the company has some sort of stability when it comes to sales figures which many other […]

Vauxhall sells highest amount of Vans in 2012

Figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders this week have shown that Vauxhall sold the most amount of vans during 2012 compared to any other manufacturer. This means that Vauxhall is the favourite manufacturer for commercial vans for the second year in a row, and they also topped the monthly retail sales charts in March, April, September and December.
Around eleven thousand vans were sold by Vauxhall in 2012, meaning that its market share was an impressive 16.11%. Vauxhall claimed that […]

December caps a great year for the van sector

Despite the new car market still being on the slide, van dealers have rather more reasons to be cheerful. Last month saw a 7.8% jump in sales for the van market, crowning an excellent twelve months in which the sector grew almost 17%.
According to the latest figures from the SMMT (Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders) a huge 260,153 vans were registered during the year and December contributed 18,415 to the total. Despite the good year no one involved in the commercial van sector is […]

Capital commercial van drivers offered deal by Vauxhall

The changes to the LEZ (London Low Emission Zone) are less then seven months away and Vauxhall Commercial Vehicles are offering any owner of an older van the chance to take advantage of the special discounts on offer from their range.
From January next year all vans which are 3.5 tonnes and below and were registered as new before January 02 will no longer have the luxury of being exempt from daily London Low Emission Zone charges. Vauxhall want to help the owners of commercial […]

Vauxhall launch green Corsavan

Van drivers, looking to embrace the new technologies that provide more environmentally friendly vehicles, have a new option to consider when making a new purchase.
Vauxhall motors have released its first new van to have stop/start technology this week. The new Corsavan ecoFLEX should prove to be a big success for city drivers especially, as this is where the stop/start technology will operate most successfully.
The principle behind stop/start is really commonsense. When a driver gets stuck in traffic, within seconds of the vehicle being put in […]