Admiral Insurance Magazine Features – 2021

23rd September 2021 | General

I’m continuing to write regularly for Admiral Insurance, supplying topical features relating to all aspects of LCV’s. Here’s a summary of those published so far in 2021. Buying or Leasing a Van – Which is best? https://www.admiral.com/magazine/guides/van/buying-or-leasing-your-new-van Clean Air Zones: where, when and how to avoid the charges… https://www.admiral.com/magazine/guides/van/clean-air-zones Medium Van Comparison: Ford vs Volkswagen…

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WhatVan? – When the chips are down…

13th August 2021 | General

In the July 2021 edition of WhatVan?, I take a look at the implications to the new and used van markets from the global semi-conductor shortage. https://www.whatvan.co.uk/analysis-and-comment/2021/remarketing-when-the-chips-are-down

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Road Test and Review – Isuzu D-Max (2021MY)

13th August 2021 | Road Tests and Reviews

First introduced in 2012 to replace the Rodeo, the success of the Isuzu D-Max seemed to surprise even the UK’s importers and dealers, not to mention some established competitors who saw the truck nipping at their heels in the sales charts and undoubtedly causing a few awkward conversations in the boardrooms. Swiftly gaining a foothold…

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Vannow – Launch Content

28th June 2021 | General

Vannow approached me to write some content prior to the launch of their new van finding service earlier in 2021. Subjects covered included vans for tradesmen, towing legislation, a guide to electric vans, vans for couriers and a feature on taxation… https://vannow.co.uk/author/tcattlin/

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Minibus Options Ltd – Electric Minibus pilot project

28th June 2021 | General

In early 2021 I was asked by Fred James of Minibus Options to interview Stephen Elsden of Compaid to get his experiences and opinions in the first 18 months of operating a fully electric Renault Master minibus on behalf of Kent County Council… https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/electric-minibus-pilot-18-months-fred-james/?trackingId=rFsXrlJXLPYgsMrYHn2rRQ%3D%3D

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WhatVan? – It’s all about the spec

28th June 2021 | General

April 2021 saw my feature published which looks at how to enhance returns at disposal time by getting the spec right at the outset. https://www.whatvan.co.uk/analysis-and-comment/2021/remarketing-its-all-about-the-spec

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