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Commercial Vehicles 

 

Commercial Vehicles 

Commercial Vehicles 

Commercial Vehicles 

 

Commercial Vehicles 

Commercial Vehicles 

 

Commercial Vehicles 

Which Vehicle is best for your business? 

With so many to choose from – where do you start? 
 
Different capacities, sizes, weights, heights etc 
Latest legislation 
Cost – capital vs whole life cost 
Environmental challenges 
Alternative fuels – Electric vehicles 
Manufacturer 

Vehicle Descriptions   What do all Those Letters Mean? 

 

Ford Transit Custom – 270 L1H1 105ps 

The ‘270’ again refers to the GVW i.e. 2700kg 
L1 refers to wheelbase ; L1=SWB, L2=MWB etc. 
H1 refers to roof height; H1=Low Roof, H2=Med Roof 
 
 
 

Renault Trafic - SL27dci 95ps 

The first letter refers to the wheelbase 
i.e. S = short, L = Long etc. 
The second letter refers to the roof height 
i.e. L = low, M = medium, H = high 
The next two numbers are the GVW i.e. 27 = 2700kgs, 
35 = 3500kgs 
Next is the engine size and fuel type i.e. dci 95 is a 95 
PS diesel common-rail engine 
 
 
 

Other manufacturers: 

L1, L2, L3 = SWB, MWB, LWB 
H1, H2, H3 = low roof, med roof, high roof 
 

The most popular manufactures are: 

Ford, Mercedes Benz, VW, Renault, Peugeot, Toyota, Citroen and Nissan but a number of these vans are now the same but carry a a different manufacture badge. 
 
Getting the right vehicle for your requirements is the first thing to consider, it may be a van, a van with a double cab, a van with a Tail Lift, it may be a Double Cab Pickup, a Flat Bed with a cab, a Tipper with a Cab or Double Cab or a van specialy built for your requirements. 

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