Van News

MOT Test Essential During Lockdown 3

15th January 2021

Car owners in England have been told that their MOT test is still essential during the 2021 national lockdown.  We understand that some may be confused by this, since during the first national lockdown in 2020, the need for the annual check was placed on hold. Drivers were granted a six-month extension if their MOT was due to expire before …


Ford 50 years on: 1969 vs 2019

7th August 2019

  Manufacturers are always looking at ways to improve all aspects of their vehicles. From tweaks in colours of paintwork to major advances in safety, audio and general chassis design. Ford has made significant changes to their vehicles over the years both aesthetically and mechanically, meaning that motorists can enjoy the very latest in …


The April Used Event

1st April 2019

Ladies and gentlemen… Today sees the start of our HUGE April Used Car Sale event. This is no April fools’! With over 450 vehicles in stock, with daily price revisions, you’ll be sure to find your perfect car or van this month!   Due to the large amount of part-exchanges built up through March, we have a wide selection of …


Raptor swoops on its pick-up rivals

23rd August 2018

Everyone knows the Ford Ranger can work hard – now Ford is ready to show how it can play hard, too.   It has chosen the Gamescom trade fair to give the new Ranger Raptor its European debt ahead of its launch into the market in 2019, a move likely to reinforce Ranger’s domination of the European pick-up market and the first time …


Ford continues its custom of leading the van sales charts

29th May 2018

  Ford shows continuing strength in new van sales, leading every sector of the market both in April and for the whole of 2018 so far.   The launch of new Transit Custom, Transit Connect, and Transit Courier has brought increased traffic to Foray Motor Group’s commercial vehicle dealerships and Foray Motor Group commercial sales …


Foray Four witness surprise Fiesta unveil

27th April 2018

  Four members of the Foray Motor Group team have been at the CV Show, where Ford surprised everyone by revealing the New Fiesta Sport Van. The small but powerful addition to the Ford commercial vehicle range was shown alongside new Transit Custom, Transit Connect, and Transit Courier, all of them fresh to the market. But while the other …


Petrol or diesel power – it’s a personal choice

28th February 2018

It’s easy to be swayed one way or another in the current debate about whether to buy a petrol or diesel engine with your next car.   But far from emotive arguments swaying the decision, it’s really down to what you need from your car and what you expect it to do.   Choosing the petrol option may seem politically correct but if…


Nobody does vans better… Ford dominates 2017 sales

16th January 2018

Ford has again dominated the light commercial vehicles sector in Britain, showing a sales increase in a 2017 market that showed a slight overall decline.   Transit Custom, Transit Connect, Transit, and Ranger all led their relevant market sector taking Ford to a combined total of 117,831 units for the year, virtually 33 per cent of total UK …