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OSV Motoring News #2
If you're looking to find out the latest car news, we're posting the latest information for this week here.

Should I be looking at buying an electric car?

There are a lot of newer electric vehicles on the market, we break down the various qualities of those available.
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If you're thinking about purchasing an electric vehicle, but feeling a little bit anxious having heard various things about their limitations, we aim to alleviate some of that anxiety. In this article we look at the cars available, some of the grants that you can get if you decide to go electric, and plans being made for a more effective electric vehicle infrastructure in the UK.
Geneva Motor Show
Stick with us as we keep you up to date on all the Geneva Motor Show announcements before, during and after the event.
Plug ins and outs of electric cars
In the first article in a series about electric cars we look at the cars that are currently available to drive on British roads, some of the cars that are coming in the next 12 months and also some of the benefits to purchasing an electric car.

Volkswagen e-Up Vs Nissan Leaf Vs BMW i3: Review & Comparisons

Interested in an Electric vehicle? Explore in this article what we think of the Volkswagen e-Up! and how it compares to other similar cars in the market...
a metallic white volkswagen e-Up! parked in city street
The smiley new Volkswagen e-Up! Hatchback might be a bit unfortunately named (hey up!), but it’s based on one of the most popular city cars around. It’s a lot like the standard VW Up!, except it’s quieter and cheaper to run. That said, it’s also a lot more expensive to buy and depreciates badly. Is it worth making the switch from petrol to electricity? OSV takes a closer look at what it’s all about with our 2018 Volkswagen e-Up! Hatchback review.

Volkswagen e-Golf vs Nissan Leaf vs Renault Zoe: Review & Comparisons

Want to find over whether electric cars are worth it? Explore in this review which of the most popular electric cars comes out on top...
a metallic white volkswagen e golf driving on tarmac road with green bushes in the backrground
If you love the regular and super popular VW Golf but fancy making the switch to electricity, there’s no reason why you couldn’t love the new Volkswagen e-Golf Hatchback, too. It’s got all the hallmarks of a traditional Golf - including top-notch build quality and reliability - and emits absolutely no CO2 and gets energy-saving regenerative brakes as standard.

Vans for plasterers

In need of a new van? There are several van models out there to choose from but which one is the best for a plasterer?
When it comes to transporting essential tools and equipment for plastering, you need a van that offers a generous payload but is suitable for a variety of customer locations. Ladders and boards are crucial for the job at hand so you need a van that is wide enough and can take extra racking for essential large tools. There are several van models out there but which one is the best for a plasterer?

Vans for builders

Are you a builder in need of a van? We explore in this article all the information you need to know and the best vans for builders
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The building trade is becoming increasingly popular. This has been since the introduction of 'work and earn' learning incentives such as apprenticeships. Another contributing factor to this growing trade is the pressure on governments to build more housing. The UK simply does not have enough homes to house everyone living here. Combine this with the low mortgage interest rates which have also made the demand for property much higher and you can see why it's such a valuable trade. Builders undertake a variety of roles under their humble title and are often thought of as the glue that holds a construction project together. It is therefore imperative that builders have a trusty and reliable vehicle. The ability to get from job to job and between trade suppliers and site is essential. Because a builder typically sets their hand to most construction efforts they will need to be prepared with a full toolkit and enough space for the materials to fulfil a wide variety of jobs. A builder can construct anything from a garage, extension, even a home built from scratch so you can imagine the variety of materials needed to cover all of these jobs. Therefore their vehicle requirements can be a challenging consideration. Deciding between a pic [.

Best vans for carpenters

Are you a carpenter in need of a new van? In this article we explore all the information you will need and the best vans for the job
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Carpenters carry so many tools that they effectively need a mobile shed for a vehicle. What with routers, sanders, table saws, nail guns and so on it’s a wonder there’s any room left for all the tools they need to get through the day. Flexibility and space are vital and for most, the medium-sized panel van will do the job. But for those that do want to be able to work comfortably inside their van, a high roof option will help and a long wheelbase version will provide even more space to comfortably carry tools and materials.

Top vans for florists

Are you needing a van for your Florist Business? We take you through what to look for and the best vans for the job
Running a floristry business is more than just making stunning arrangements. This is why a good delivery vehicle can take your business to the next level. Offering a delivery service so that you can transport fresh flowers to your customers is great to improve your business. Here in this article, we have got you covered with everything you need to know about choosing the best delivery van for your flower business! It goes without saying that as a florist, you need a reliable van which can maintain the quality of your flowers. The van will need to keep your flowers at the correct temperature, allowing you to deliver fresh blooms in all their glory.
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