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The Best Medium Sized Vans For Your Trade Business

Rhino Trade Insurance 02 March 2024

If you're in the market for a new set of wheels to elevate your trade business, you've come to the right place. In this blog post, Rhino Trade Insurance is diving into the world of medium-sized vans, exploring the latest and greatest options that 2024 has to offer. Whether you're a plumber, electrician, builder, carpenter, or any other tradesperson, your van is your mobile office and a vital tool for your business. So, let's rev up the engines and explore the best medium-sized vans that can take your trade business to new heights!

Ford Transit Custom: The All-Rounder

Kicking off our list is an old favourite that continues to dominate the market - the Ford Transit Custom. Known for its reliability, versatility, and sleek design, the Transit Custom is a top choice for tradespeople across the UK. In 2024, Ford has upped the ante by adding a hybrid option to their lineup, making an eco-friendly choice for those who want to reduce their carbon footprint. With loads of cargo space and advanced safety features, this van is a true workhorse that won't let you down.

Volkswagen Transporter: A Touch of Class

If you're looking for a van that seamlessly blends style with functionality, the Volkswagen Transporter is your go-to option. In 2024, the Transporter boasts a revamped interior with a focus on driver comfort. The ergonomic design of the driver's cabin makes those long journeys between job sites a breeze. With a range of engine options, including an electric version, the Transporter is a versatile choice that caters to both traditionalists and those embracing the future of electric mobility.

Mercedes-Benz Vito: Luxury on Wheels

Elevate your trade business with a touch of luxury in the form of the Mercedes-Benz Vito. This medium-sized van combines a sleek exterior with a plush interior, creating a comfortable and professional mobile workspace. The Vito also offers advanced connectivity features, turning your van into a mobile office. With the reliability that comes with the Mercedes-Benz badge, the Vito is a statement of success for any tradesperson.

Peugeot Expert: Compact Yet Roomy

For those navigating tight city streets without compromising on cargo space, the Peugeot Expert is a game-changer. This medium-sized van is designed for urban warriors, offering nimble handling without sacrificing the capacity to carry your tools and materials. The 2024 model comes with a host of safety features and a fuel-efficient engine, making it an economical choice for tradespeople who spend a significant amount of time on the road.

Renault Trafic: Tech-Savvy and Practical

In a world where technology is king, the Renault Trafic stands out as a tech-savvy option for tradespeople who want to stay connected on the go. The 2024 model comes equipped with an intuitive entertainment system and a suite of driver-assistance features, ensuring a safe and enjoyable driving experience. Combine this with the Trafic's practical design and generous cargo space, and you've got a van that ticks all the boxes for your trade business!

Nissan NV300: Reliable and Affordable

If you're on a budget but don't want to compromise on reliability, the Nissan NV300 is the medium-sized van for you. Known for its durability and low running costs, the NV300 is a workhorse that won't break the bank. With a user-friendly interior and a range of customisation options, this van allows you to tailor it to your specific trade needs without burning a hole in your pocket.

Citroën Dispatch: A Van for Every Trade

Citroën has stepped up its game with the Dispatch, creating a van that caters to the diverse needs of different trades. Whether you're hauling heavy equipment or transporting delicate materials, the Dispatch has you covered. The modular design of the cargo space allows for easy personalisation, and the efficient engines ensure you get the job done without guzzling fuel - saving you more money for down the pub (just don't drink and drive, please!) 

Toyota Proace: Built to Last

Toyota's reputation for building reliable vehicles extends to its medium-sized van, the Proace. Known for its robust build and low maintenance costs, the Proace is a van that's built to last. With a variety of body styles and payload capacities, it's a versatile choice that adapts to the unique demands of any trade business. The 2024 model also features improved fuel efficiency, helping you save money in the long run. Cha-ching! 

Switch Your Trade Insurance To Rhino This Year

There you have it, folks - the cream of the crop when it comes to medium-sized vans for your trade business in 2024. Whether you prioritise reliability, luxury, or affordability, there's a van on this list that's tailor-made for you. Your van is more than just a means of transportation; it's your mobile headquarters, your toolbox on wheels. So, choose wisely and invest in a van that not only gets the job done but also makes your life on the road a little more enjoyable.

With all that said and done, don't forget to shop around for quality trade insurance for your business this year. At Rhino Trade Insurance, we guarantee a low-cost but high-quality insurance policy tailored to your trade. Just give one of our lovely team members in Leicester a call, and they will sort you a price in less than a minute or take matters into your own hands and get a quote via our easy-to-use online quote form.

About The Author Phil McCormick

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