PREVIOUS: How To Get A Great Buy On A New Cargo Van – The Purchase Waiting on your factory ordered vehicle is not a time to sit still. Keep the dealer engaged and be sure to regularly verify the status of the car. VIN number, build date and actual delivery date will become available at… Continue reading The Waiting Game
PREVIOUS: How To Get A Great Buy On A New Cargo Van With the homework done and the spreadsheet and prepared emails ready, it was the right time to initiate the purchase of the van. It ended up, a matter of just following my detailed plans. The Purchase It was about 10 days before the… Continue reading The Cargo Van Purchase
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) listed a recall affecting the 2015 Sprinter 2500 and 3500 models manufactured February 28, 2014, to January 22, 2015. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area, which might lead to fire. More recall information can be found on the Cargo Van… Continue reading 2015 MB Sprinter Recall
Those planning to buy a new Transit cargo van have to make up their mind: purchase the van now or wait a little and go for the new 2016 model. Ford just announced the changes for the 2016 Transit cargo vans: The all-new Ford SYNC 3 infotainment system is a complete upgrade from the SYNC… Continue reading Ford Transit: 2015 Model Now Or Wait For The 2016 Line-Up?
After many rumors and an appearance at the IAA Commercial Vehicles 2014 in Hanover, Germany, Hyundai finally started production of its first light commercial vehicle (LCV). The vehicle is manufactured in Europe for the European market. The H350 is built on a platform that supports three body styles – Van, Bus and Chassis Cab and… Continue reading The All-New Hyundai H350
Finding a good deal on a new vehicle has always been a challenge and the Internet has only made things more complicated. OK, now you can research the invoice price of any vehicle, but when you try three separate websites, you’ll probably get three different invoice amounts. And you may still have to do some… Continue reading How To Get A Great Buy On A New Cargo Van!
In recent weeks, I evaluated four out of five cargo van candidates for my RV conversion project. I reviewed the 2015 Ford Transit, Ram ProMaster, MB Sprinter and the Nissan NV. I left out the Chevy Express, mainly because it is quite dated and doesn’t fulfill my minimum requirements. I quickly came to the conclusion,… Continue reading Count Down To Cargo Van Purchase
This is the forth cargo van review that focuses on the 2015 Nissan NV, Ram ProMaster, Ford Transit, Chevy Express and MB Sprinter. It is part of the buying process of a new van, that will be converted into a nicely finished, one-person RV. Ford Transit Review Ram ProMaster Review MB Sprinter Review These reviews… Continue reading First Look: 2015 Nissan NV Review
This is the third cargo van review in a series that focus on the 2015 MB Sprinter, Ram ProMaster, Ford Transit, Chevy Express and Nissan NV. It is part of the buying process of a new van, that will be converted into a nicely finished, one-person RV. Ford Transit Review Ram ProMaster Review Nissan NV… Continue reading First Look: 2015 MB Sprinter Review
The three major brands have introduced their new European style Cargo Vans to the American market and I am finally ready to pick the best one that fits my requirements. Yet I may have to hold off for a little longer, as rumors persist of several new entries that may tease the American buyer. As… Continue reading Hyundai H350: Will This Change My Mind….?