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GM Unrolls New Vehicle Location App Service

GM is releasing a vehicle location app. Now, car owners are notified any time their vehicle enters or leaves a preset area. GM aims to give users “peace of mind in a variety of different drive-related scenarios” with this new feature. This ‘vehicle locate’ service is being made available to those who own 2012-model or newer Cadillacs, GMCs, Buicks and Chevrolets in Canada, the US and Mexico. Upgrade from the family link service The vehicle locate app replaces the family link service that was a solely web-based service that let you view the vehicle’s exact location online. It was powered ... Read more

Vauxhall Movano Freezer Van 2018 Review

The Vauxhall Movano provides a comfortable driving experience and a variety of silhouettes from which customers can choose. Engines provide four different power outputs, with front-wheel drive and rear wheel drive options, powerful brakes and good traction. The cabin has a solid and simple design, maximised for comfort. A range of safety features are also provided to keep your mind at ease and fully focused on your refrigeration business.  Vauxhall Movano Freezer Van 2018: Engine The Vauxhall Movano runs on 2.3-litre CDTi common rail turbocharged diesel engines, with four different power options: 108hp, 125hp, 136hp and 161hp. Each van comes ... Read more

Volkswagen Caddy Maxi Freezer Van 2018 Review

There are many reasons why the Volkswagen Caddy Maxi should be your next choice of freezer van. From the ease of driving to the large cargo space and fuel efficiency, there’s no other freezer van that combines affordability with functionality and class to match. 2018 Volkswagen Caddy Maxi Freezer Van: Engine This feisty freezer van is a lot smaller than the Volkswagen Transporter, but not as big as the regular Caddy. Powering this van is a 1.4 litre turbo petrol engine that produces 92kW power at 220Nm of torque. You may think this small, but it’s actually enough to zip ... Read more

Fiat Doblo Freezer Van 2018 Review

The Fiat Doblo is a major contender in the compact van sector, boasting high performance engines, various body types and one of the largest load capacities in its class. Older versions have been a favourite for our customers in the refrigerated van business and we are certain that this one would be as well. Fiat Doblo Freezer Van 2018: Engine The Fiat Doblo features a variety of Euro 6 engines, offering different power outputs suitable for transporting its weight around. The 1.4-litre petrol engine offers 95hp, though customers tend to opt for one of the three more economical MultiJet II ... Read more

Volkswagen Crafter Freezer Van 2018 Review

The Crafter freezer van is the Volkswagen brand’s attempt to step out of the shadow of the Mercedes Sprinter freezer van, which it has managed spectacularly.  It is an excellent fit for most refrigerated van businesses. Volkswagen Crafter Freezer Van 2018: Engine Volkswagen Crafter engines are designed to complement the van’s large payload. 2.0 TDI commercial diesel engines provide power outputs of 100hp, 120hp, 138hp and 174hp. The two larger engines come in rear-wheel drive and four motion all-wheel drive variants, while front-wheel drive is standard for all vans. Engines are compliant with Euro 6 regulations, with a stop-stop system ... Read more

Iveco Daily Freezer Van 2018 Review

The Iveco Daily is something of a trendsetter in terms of size, boasting the largest gross vehicle weight and load capacity amongst panel vans currently on the market. In addition to its considerable size, high performance engines and a durable build make the Iveco Daily a strong contender for your refrigeration transport business. Iveco Daily Freezer Van 2018: Engine The Iveco Daily runs on two four-cylinder Euro 6 engines. The 2.3-litre turbocharged diesel engine provides power outputs ranging from 116hp to 156hp, while the 3-litre engine generates a powerful range of 150-205hp. The 3-litre is also available with compressed natural ... Read more

Ford Transit Jumbo Freezer Van 2018 Review

If your experience with Ford is limited to their old E-Series, then you’re in for a pleasant surprise, because their 2018 models bring attractive qualities such as fuel economy, interior versatility and ease of use that can compete with any other brand on the market. If you don’t need your large freezer van to have a four-wheel drive, you can benefit from an interesting range of configurations and options. Ford Transit Jumbo Freezer Van 2018: Updates There numerous small updates to the 2018 version of the Ford Transit, including Bluetooth; an option for leather seats; a dual alloy rear wheel ... Read more

Peugeot Expert Freezer Van 2018 Review

New improvements to the Peugeot Expert position the freezer van favourably to compete with its German counterparts. From handling to storage and payload, there is a huge difference between this newer model and older versions. For practicality and good design, this is a van that comes highly recommended for all businesses that use refrigerated and freezer vans. Peugeot Expert Freezer Van 2018: Engine With this van, Peugeot meets Euro-6 emissions standards by updating the Expert with BlueHDI units. The five-speed manual gearbox accompanies a 1.6-litre 95bhp entry-model, with the option of a robotised auto. For more thrust, a higher-powered 115bhp ... Read more

Vauxhall Combo 2018 Freezer Van Review

If you’re in the market for a small sized, yet highly effective vehicle for your refrigerated van business, you’ll do well to consider the 2018 Vauxhall Combo Freezer Van. This model combines the very best of Peugeot and Citroen technology, making it one of the most impressive small vans around. There are two different versions available:  the short-wheelbase (SWB) and long-wheelbase (LWB), offering you the benefit of choosing the most suitable body-length for your refrigerated van business. This model is also accompanied by certain improvements, such as its electric power steering, which will save on fuel costs when you’re on ... Read more

Citroën Nemo Freezer Van 2018 Review

A compact van like the Nemo is hard to pass by, especially for a refrigerated business looking for something efficient, but affordable. Driving the Nemo feels like driving a car; meanwhile, its reasonable fuel economy is another notable plus point.  In addition to good fuel economy, it is relatively cheap and easier to navigate around the UK’s streets than a full-size panel van. We like the Nemo, as it offers more space whilst offering the same advantages as supermini vans like the Vauxhall Corsavan and Ford Fiesta. Citroën Nemo Freezer Van 2018: Driving and Performance The Nemo drives like a ... Read more

2018 Ford Transit Connect Refrigerated Van Review

If you’re in the market for a freezer van that provides ample space at a reasonable price, the 2018 Ford Transit Connect freezer van should certainly be on your radar. This freezer van is versatile, practical and has been kitted out to serve as an incredible load mover. Designed for urban European roads, the 2018 Ford Transit Connect freezer van is possibly one of the most polished vans on the market. 2018 Ford Transit Connect Refrigerated Van: Engine The 2018 Ford Transit Connect refrigerated van comes with a single 169hp, 2.5 litre four cylinder power-train engine, controlled by a six ... Read more

Review of the Renault Trafic Refrigerated Van 2018

The Renault Trafic 2018 refrigerated van is undoubtedly a strong contender in the commercial refrigerated vans niche, thanks to a host of improved features, excellent driving capabilities and plenty of other useful additions. Renault is no stranger to the commercial vans industry, having been making efficient commercial and private range vans for decades. However, the Renault Trafic 2018 refrigerated van fits the bill perfectly for a freezer van that combines high level efficiency with commercial functionality. The much improved engine and subtle security upgrades make it the perfect van for your refrigerated business. 2018 Renault Trafic Refrigerated Van: Engine The ... Read more

Citroën Dispatch Freezer Van 2018 Review

Fuel efficient and designed for lean operations, the mid-size Citroën Dispatch offers impressive safety features and a reasonable degree comfort. Unlike many of its rivals, driving the Dispatch feels more like driving a car, which is mainly due to the fact that it uses the same PSA platform as the Citroën C4 Picasso and the Peugeot 308.  This is a van that will undoubtedly improve your refrigerated van business. Citroën Dispatch Freezer Van: Engines A 94bhp 1.6 litre BlueHDi engine is available in both the 95 and 115 guises, which is accompanied by either a six-speed ETG6 auto or a ... Read more

2018 Renault Master Freezer Van Review

If you’re in the market for a freezer van that combines practicability with massive storage and cost efficiency, the new 2018 Renault Master Freezer Van will make for a great choice. The Renault Master range of vans has come a long way since its launch in 2010 to compete favourably with other competitors in the market. 2018 Renault Master Freezer Van compared to previous models The 2018 Renault Master freezer van boasts many new features not available in previous versions. For one thing, this new model is Renault’s debut entry into the battery powered large van range. This conveniently makes ... Read more

Review of the Peugeot Partner Refrigerated Van 2018

If you are considering getting a van for your refrigerated business, The Peugeot Partner 2018 refrigerated van will meet your needs perfectly. This mid range, smooth riding and efficient commercial van has benefited from a major facelift and is packed with a lot of tech upgrades including a digital i-Cockpit dashboard and the standard overload warning system. Available in two versions, standard and long, the Peugeot Partner is large enough to meet your refrigerated delivery needs regardless of distance. Banking on decades of vehicle manufacture experience, Peugeot Partner has been one of the most sought after commercial vans since its ... Read more