Getting The Job Done.
Having the right van is all about getting the job done right first time. When comparing large vans there aren’t hundreds to chose from, the choice usually comes down to personal driving preference, specification and practicality.
Key factors when comparing large vans are space, payload, access and running costs. Comfort is another consideration when you spend a lot of hours driving, lumbar support seating, adjustable steering wheel and decent leg room are top of the list for our clients.
Out on the road the van also becomes a mobile office, you’ll need the latest technology to keep you connected and practical features that help your business function out and about.
Here’s a look at our pick of the top selling large vans:
2016 LDV V80
LDV V80 vans have been a mainstay on UK roads for decades and are now proving popular in NZ since being introduced a few years ago. They run an Italian designed 2.5L four cylinder turbo diesel engine that produces 100kW of power and 330Nm torque. Available in a huge range of configurations from SWB low roof to LWB high roof, auto and manual variants. The smaller size vans can easily load and carry 2 standard pallets, the larger can carry 3 pallets.
Space: up to 11.6M3
Payload: between 1.2 – 1.4 tonnes
Access: double side sliding doors and dual rear barn doors (180 degrees)
Fuel efficiency: 8.9 – 9.4L/100Km
Top features: low floor clearance, 8-way adjustable driver’s seat, fog lamps, LED running lights, rear park sensors
SmartLease from $580 a month
2016 Renault Master
Hit the road in style with the Renault Master, available in a range of bright colours to suit your brand and a choice from MWB to ELWB. Under the hood there’s an efficient 2.3L direct injection turbo diesel engine delivering 110kW of power and 350Nm of torque.
Space: up to 17M3
Payload: between 1.6 – 2.5 tonnes
Access: dual rear barn doors (270 degrees), left side sliding door as standard with other options available.
Fuel efficiency: 8.3 L/100Km
Top features: bluetooth, parking sensors, 2 x 12 v dashboard power outlets, good practical storage including an A4 compartment bin, refrigerated glove box for lunch / drinks, and under seat storage.
SmartLease from $799 a month
2016 Volkswagen Crafter
The Volkswagen Crafter combines German engineering with European style. Available in high roof and manual as standard with a choice of MWB or LWB. A four cylinder turbo diesel common-rail 2.0L engine will keep you running efficiently with between 80-105Kw of power and 300-340Nm torque.
Space: up to 17M3
Payload: between 1.1 – 2.4 tonne
Access: left side sliding door and dual rear barn doors (260 degrees) as standard. Option to add double sliding side doors
Fuel efficiency: 8.4 – 8.6L /100Km
Top features: reverse camera, bluetooth, adjustable steering column
SmartLease from $885 a month
2016 Ford Transit Cargo
The Ford Transit Cargo is one of the top selling vans in NZ. Available in LWB or Jumbo and medium or high roof there’s a configuration to suit every business. Previously only available in manual the LWB / medium roof 350L model is now also available in auto. The 2.2L TDCI engine delivers 114kW of power and 385Nm of torque.
Space: Up to 15.1 m3
Payload: between 1.3-2.5 tonne
Access: left side sliding door, dual rear barn doors (180 degrees) as standard with other options available.
Fuel efficiency: 8.9 – 9.0L/Km
Top features: rear view camera, parking sensors, fully adjustable driver’s seat and steering column, integrated Ford SYNC technology allows you to connect bluetooth with your phone and it will cleverly read out texts received while you’re driving, and even respond with one of 15 preset text replies.
SmartLease from $898 a month
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Pricing in this post is exclusive of gst, on a 48 month SmartLease with no deposit intended for business use only. Click through to the vehicles for specific terms and conditions.