CES 2021: GM teases Cadillac Celestiq electric sedan, BrightDrop electric van brand announced | CarAdvice

US automotive giant details electric vehicle onslaught during the virtual CES event. General Motors has teased a number of its upcoming electric vehicles (EVs) during the virtual 2021 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), including the flagship Cadillac Celestiq sedan and what appears to be an SUV inspired by the mid-engined Chevrolet Continue Reading

London Electric Vehicle Company launches taxi-based VN5 van | CarAdvice

British-based taxi manufacturer enters the commercial vehicle segment. Geely-owned electric vehicle manufacturer, London Electric Vehicle Company (LEVC), has launched its VN5 medium-sized van. LEVC’s new commercial offering is underpinned by the same rear-wheel drive architecture as used with its TX London Taxi. It also employs the same running gear – Continue Reading

I love it when a plan comes together – Original A-Team van up for auction | CarAdvice

“In 1972, a crack commando unit was sent to prison by a military court for a crime they didn’t commit. These men promptly escaped from a maximum-security stockade to the Los Angeles underground. Today, still wanted by the government they survive as soldiers of fortune. If you have a problem, Continue Reading

2021 Ford E-Transit revealed overseas, but Australia could miss out on electric van | CarAdvice

Ford has launched an all-electric Transit commercial van, but don’t expect to see it in local showrooms anytime soon. The 2021 Ford E-Transit has been unveiled, offering around 350 kilometres of all-electric driving for European customers. Ford says the new electric Transit was measured using the newer and more accurate Continue Reading

2019-2020 Volkswagen Crafter van recalled for faulty window fitment | CarAdvice

Volkswagen says 45 Crafters built between 2019 and 2020 may have incorrectly installed windows. Volkswagen Australia has issued a recall of 45 examples of its Crafter van with Model Years from 2019 to 2020 (MY19-MY20) due to a fault with window fitment. The recall notice, lodged with the Australian Competition Continue Reading

2021 LDV Deliver 9 price and specs: China’s big van arrives | CarAdvice

The latest van from LDV has the VW Crafter and Mercedes-Benz Sprinter in its sights, offering a lot of metal for the money. 2021 LDV Delivery 9 offers big cargo capacity Dimensions comparable to Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Wheelbase, roof, bus, and cab-chassis options Priced from $42,095 to $59,990 drive-away, with special Continue Reading

Chrysler Drifter SRT imagined as modern-day panel van | CarAdvice

Gone are the bright colours of the surf culture panel vans – this modern interpretation of a panel van is for a new generation. Panel vans were an icon of Australian culture in the 1970s, providing young people with the freedom and accommodation to escape a more conservative society. While Continue Reading

2021 Amazon and Rivian all-electric delivery van unveiled | CarAdvice

Jeff Bezos’ trillion-dollar company will utilise 100,000 examples of the van across the United States by 2030. Amazon has unveiled the first functional example of its upcoming all-electric delivery van. Built in collaboration with California-based start-up Rivian – which is, itself, part-owned by Amazon – the vehicle features semi-autonomous highway Continue Reading

Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, a van for the ages | CarAdvice

There’s a near-100 per cent chance you’ve been impacted somehow in your life by a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter. From postal deliveries, to internet goodies arriving by courier, or – unfortunately – riding in the back of an ambulance, the ubiquitous van continues to serve our needs. And this year, it turns Continue Reading

2021 Hyundai iMax people-mover, iLoad van spied in testing | CarAdvice

A prototype of the next-generation Hyundai iMax/iLoad has been caught testing, and it could be moving to front-wheel drive. The 2021 Hyundai iMax has been seen testing in heavy camouflage overseas, giving us a glimpse of what we can expect as the all-new van nears production. The iMax is the Continue Reading