Fleet News

Ford hots up panel van race

GROWING competition in the van market has prompted Ford to issue the new Transit with a three-year/100,000-mile warranty package. The previous generation Transit came with a one-year/unlimited mileage package in line with the rest of Ford's range in the UK.

But with Mercedes-Benz's new Sprinter model offering a three-year/unlimited mileage warranty, Ford has been forced to bring its own package up to scratch.

Ford of Britain director of Commercial Vehicles, Robin August, said the company had taken action to create a 'level playing field' for customers.

Leave a comment for your chance to win £20 of John Lewis vouchers.

Every issue of Fleet News the editor picks his favourite comment from the past two weeks – get involved for your chance to appear in print and win!

Login to comment

Comments

No comments have been made yet.

Compare costs of your company cars

Looking to acquire new vehicles? Check how much they'll cost to run with our Car Running Cost calculator.

What is your BIK car tax liability?

The Fleet News car tax calculator lets you work out tax costs for both employer and employee