LDV – Out of Time

Could this finally be the end of LDV, as we know it? Many people have written the organisation off time and time again throughout its chequered history. The Birmingham van maker is no stranger to administration, but if no money appears before the 6th May deadline surely this must be the final time.

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TRANSIT FIRST TO EURO 5

* Low CO2 Ford ECOnetic technology joins Transit range
* Based on Transit 280 SWB Van with 2.2-litre 115PS Duratorq TDCi
* Combined fuel economy of 39.2mpg*, (average 189 g/km CO2)
* Transit is first Ford commercial vehicle to achieve Stage V emissions
* On sale Autumn 2009. Prices revealed nearer on sale date

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NEW TRANSIT CONNECT IMAGES RELEASED

Fresh design and new features for new Ford Transit Connect range

* New fresh look for the Connect family

* Improved interior with all-new instrument panel and cluster
* Improved safety features, with standard ESP, Traction Control and
Hill Launch Assist
* On sale summer 2009. Prices available nearer on sale date

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BUDGET 2009 INSIGHT

The Chancellor’s Budget delivered yesterday heralded the introduction of the long-awaited vehicle scrappage scheme.

To our utter shock and surprise, vans up to 3.5 tonnes are included in the deal as well. Usually commercial vehicle owners are the first in the Firing line for financial penalties.

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ADDITIONAL PERSONNEL REDUCTIONS WITHIN THE VOLVO GROUP

As a result of the sharp decline on world markets for heavy vehicles, the Volvo Group is being forced to implement new personnel reductions within its Swedish operations.

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BUDGET – Capital Allowances doubled Good For CV Dealers

The Chancellor has doubled the first year capital allowance to 40 per cent. This will hopefuly be an incentive for business to make capital investments. This measure will be particularly welcomed by commercial vehicle dealers who have been hard hit by the recession and have seen sales fall by nearly 50 per cent.

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David Morgan joins Keltruck’s board as New & Used Sales Director

David Morgan, 43, has been promoted to New & Used Sales Director for Keltruck Limited, the largest privately owned Scania dealer in the world.

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Trailer market collapse

Europe’s leading trailer maker, Schmitz Cargobull says the European trailer market has collapsed. The firm says registrations are down “drastically” and trailer makers have seen orders drop 94% in the first quarter of the year

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HUGE INTEREST IN TINY TRUCKS

Micro Trucks – Tiny Utility Vehicles From Around The World is a brand new book by lifelong car enthusiast Norm Mort and is the first to fill this unusual niche.

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CITROËN BERLINGOS DELIVER HEWER FM GREEN EFFICIENCY GAINS

Major financial, environmental and productivity benefits have been gained with a new fleet of Citroën Berlingo vans just in service with Hewer Facilities Management Ltd (Hewer FM).

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