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Commercial Motor
October 17, 2016


Is it possible to buy a decent second-hand van for £500, and more importantly will it be capable of taking some serious abuse on a test track?

This is the question that CM set out to answer in its Daf Trucks-sponsored A Week in Trucks video. If you’d like to know whether an LDV Pilot will fit under a 2m height restriction, discover how much rubbish you can fit on a Vauxhall Combo’s dashboard, and find out which van is the best for tailgating, then see our Desperate Van Challenge at

This article was published in the 6 October issue of Commercial Motor. Why not subscribe to get 12 issues for just £12?

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