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DVAZ at Toolfair

Tooled up for DVAZ!

If you are planning to visit Toolfair in Manchester today or tomorrow – be sure to visit DriveVansA2Z exhibitor Vantainer.  On the Vantainer stand you can register to become a reader of VansA2Z and receive a promotional code to claim your free entry ticket to Silverstone – normal price £25.  

1019 Test Drives – A great success

1019 test drives were completed during the two days of DriveVansA2Z at Silverstone last month and now we are back from our (well-earned) holidays the planning starts for the 2017 Show.  If you want to be one of the first to know when DriveVansA2Z will take place next year then you can follow us on Twitter, [...]

632 Test Drives – How many can we do today?

Hundreds of test drives were completed at Silverstone yesterday with visitors trying out all kinds of vans, conversions, 4×4 pick=ups on the Stowe circuit and other locations around this famous circuit in Northamptonshire. If you haven’t registered to attend to come and test a whole range of vehicles, there is still time or you can check [...]

The Sun Shines on DAY 1

DriveVansA2Z got off to a cracking start today, with dry conditions and some sunshine too! Perfect conditions for test driving the huge selection of Light Commercial Vehicles available. Yesterdays rain has added some extra challenge to the 4×4 Off-Road course too! With realistic and varied driving conditions, as well as the chance to take a [...] Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Silverstone Stowe Circuit Sunrise

Sun coming up over the Stowe complex.

Here is a nice picture of the sun rising over the Stowe complex. In 12 hours the paddock will have transformed into an exciting show ground. As build day progresses we will keep you updated. Don’t forget, show opens at 08:30 tomorrow morning. If you haven’t booked your tickets yet, don’t miss out. There is [...] Tagged With: , , , , , , , ,
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Mercedes lines up for DriveVansA2Z 2016

Mercedes-Benz Vans is attending this year’s hands-on LCV driving event at Silverstone (20 & 21 September 2016) with a full range of vans for visitors to put through their paces. Citan, Vito and Sprinter derivatives will be available to drive in real-world conditions on Silverstone’s perimeter roads, as well as a lap or two of [...]
4x4 course at SIlverstone DriveVansA2Z

Setting up the 4×4 course at Silverstone

In the company of ‘Mr. Van’ VansA2Z editor Neil McIntee, the DriveVansA2Z team have spent most of the day playing in a Mitsubishi L200 setting out the 4×4 course and Rough Terrain Centre and boy, are you going to enjoy it next week.  We have proper up hill, gravity defying downhill, water splashes, mud plugging woodland [...]

Free Tickets for Steve.

General Builder, Steve from Oxfordshire, has just sent us this picture of our poster at The Cherwell Valley Services on the M40. Thanks Steve we look forward to seeing you at Silverstone next week.
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Ford is ready for Silverstone, are you?

Ford has today announced plans for DriveVansA2Z in a couple of weeks.  Held at Silverstone, visitors will be given the opportunity to not only try out the award winning 4×4 Pick up, the Ranger on the 4×4 course but also the entire range of Ford Vans too.  This will include Fiesta, Courier and Transit in [...]
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Selling like hot cakes!

  Van Sales reach a decade long high – come and test drive many of the latest at DriveVansA2Z 20-21 September. August records best LCV performance in 11 years, with 15,385 new vehicles registered, up 6.3%. Vans weighing >2.5-3.5T see biggest rise, with demand growing 14.4% to account for 63% of the market. Year-to-date figures [...]
TBC Conversions DriveVansA2Z

TBC Conversions Show Guide Entry Live

TBC Conversions, stand number 40 has just published its show guide entry.  Check out what they do and if you haven’t already, book your tickets for the only dedicated light commercial vehicle show in the UK.  Come to Silverstone, meet the manufacturers, test drive their products and meet the suppliers of accessories and all the [...]
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Trackit247 Show Guide Entry Live

Check out Trackit247 in the exhibitor list on DriveVansA2Z – come to the exhibition and talk to them about GPS tracking solutions.  DriveVansA2Z is at Silverstone on 20-21 September.  Test drive a large selection of light commercial vehicles at this world-famous venue.
Charlie's pic from stansted DriveVansA2Z

Spotted by Charlie at Stansted Services

Another one of our posters spotted just now.  Free tickets to you Charlie, you are on your way to Silverstone to test the latest vans, 4×4, pick-ups, etc at this world famous venue.  We look forward to seeing you and hope you have a great day at DriveVansA2Z. Keep the pictures coming in…free tickets to [...]
LDV at DriveVansA2Z

#LDV IS BACK – Test Drive the V80 at DriveVansA2Z

LDV is back, which is great news for both van drivers and for the future of the light commercial vehicle market in the UK and it is the first time the recently reformed brand has been represented at a test driving event Available for visitors to test at DriveVansA2Z is the highly spec’d LDV V80 (a faced-lifted version [...]
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SsangYong – Launching Musso at DriveVansA2Z

Be one of the first to test Drive the brand new SsangYong Musso at Silverstone this September. SsangYong has announced the launch of the Musso one-tonne pick-up. Powered by a smooth and refined 2.2 litre Euro 6 turbo-diesel engine, the new Musso pick-up delivers huge value.   Designed to appeal to those who need a [...]
Free tickets to DriveVansA2Z in The Sun

Free Tickets For DriveVansA2Z With Today’s Sun

In The Sun Motors column today you will not only find a great pre-show preview highlighting what the manufacturers have planned for you, but also there is a promocode which will provide you with 100% discount on the normal (£25) entrance fee. Pick up The Sun, get the promocode, go to the booking office, put the promocode [...]

Spotted In Corley Services

Spotted by Richard at Corley services on the M6 between Coventry and Birmingham – Tickets on their way and thanks Richard.  We will see you in September at Silverstone for a terrific day test driving the latest light commercial vehicles.

Look Out For Our Ads

A couple of weeks ago we posted a story on the DriveVansA2Z website. It showed some advertising material due to go live across the UK motorway service station network promoting the Show.  We said that we would give tickets to anyone who saw the adverts, took a pic and sent them into us and here is [...]
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Mercedes-Benz Vans at DriveVansA2Z

Mercedes-Benz Vans is once again exhibiting at DriveVansA2Z, which this year take place at Silverstone, on 20 – 21 September 2016, giving van operators the opportunity to test the award-winning range, including the Citan small city van, the versatile Vito, and of course, the mighty Sprinter. In addition to testing the vehicles on track, experts from Mercedes-Benz will be on [...]

Busting to go – to DriveVansA2Z.

If you visit a motorway service station or hostelry within a 250 mile radius of Silverstone during the coming 6 weeks you are more than likely to come across one of our advertisements promoting the show. Take a picture when you see our ads and send them to either our Facebook or Twitter feed and [...]

DriveVansA2Z: Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles’ Show of Strength

Shortly after the announcement that Ford and Fiat will be exhibiting at DriveVansA2Z comes an announcement from Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles that it will also be attending for the first time. Visitors to the exhibition will be able to test drive the iconic Transporter panel van; the current VansA2Z Van of the Year, the Caddy and [...] Tagged With:
Ford at Silverstone for Drive Vans A2Z

Test the entire Ford LCV range at DriveVansA2Z

Ford Motor Company has today announced its plans for DriveVansA2Z, the light commercial vehicle industry’s exhibition taking place on 20 & 21 September at the home of British motor sport, Silverstone. Ford will be making the full Transit range including Transit, Transit Custom, Transit Connect and Transit Courier, Fiesta Van and the Ranger 4×4 pick-up [...]

Pickup Systems

Pickup Systems in hall 5 showing off its capabilities for those company’s who want a pimped up pickup. From fire and rescue conversion to utility and search and rescue these guys provide a bespoke product offering. More from

Trakm8prime helping cut costs.

On stand 4F70 visitors to The CV Show will find Trakm8 who are demonstrating  Trakm8prime a system designed for small business to help reduce running and maintenance costs. The product costs £14.99 per month and there is no installation cost. Find out more at

Modul-Connect. A sparky idea from Tevo.

Van conversion company Tevo have unveiled a modular, digital wiring and control system. It’s main purpose is to provide an easy installation of electrical components or accessorise during van conversion work. It can control beacons, work lights, interior lights, power sockets, hand washers and a new range of modul-system inverters.

Rhino Products Impact Step

The main feature of the Rhino Stand in hall 5 at the CV Show is its brand new, UK designed and manufactured impact step. This impact absorption step can prevent damage to the chassis of the vehicle in slow speed knocks. It’s well worth a look if you are visiting the CV Show but if [...]