British Tradesmen's Van of the Year

BRITISH TRADESMEN’S
VAN OF THE YEAR

We’ve compiled official sales figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) to find the top-10 best selling UK tradesmen’s vans in the in 2019.

10. Vauxhall Combo - 8,987 sold
A new entrant to the top ten list, but popular in part to its fuel efficiency and decent payload.

Vauxhall Combo

9. Peugeot Partner - 9,415 sold
Retaining its position at number nine, the Berlingo is a stalwart of reliability for all types of tradesmen.

Peugeot Partner

8. Ford Transit Connect - 9,912 sold
A sleek design and plenty of cab space keep the Partner close to tradesmen’s hearts.

Ford Transit Connect

7. Citroen Berlingo - 10,129 sold
Slipping one place from last year’s number six, the Connect’s popularity might have decreased but its value and range of options keep it within the top 10.

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6. Vauxhall Vivaro - 14,633 sold
A sleek design and plenty of cab space keep the Partner close to tradesmen’s hearts.

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5. Ford Ranger - 15,302 sold
Built in Britain, the Vivaro has an impressive payload and fuel economy. It was also last years number 5.

Ford Ranger

4. Volkswagen Transporter - 18,708 sold
With its rugged appearance and impressive payload the Ranger has climbed one place from 2018.

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3. Mercedes Benz Sprinter - 19,005 sold
Moving into this year’s top 3, the spacious, ever-reliable Sprinter gets the respect it deserves.

Mercedes Sprinter

2. Ford Transit - 27,880 sold
One of the few vans whose sales whose sales continue to increase over the years. Still a solid choice for many UK tradesmen.

Ford Transit

1. Ford Transit Custom - 43,862 sold
For the second year, the Ford Transit Custom takes first prize, selling almost twice the number of second-place vans in the UK. It seems it cannot be beaten for reliability, payload and support through dealerships.

Ford Transit Custom

LAST YEAR'S RESULTS

Position Model Number Sold
1 Ford Transit Custom 43,551
2 Mercedes Sprinter 23,506
3 Ford Transit 21,724
4 VW Transporter 15,856
5 Vauxhall Vivaro 15,530
6 Ford Ranger 13,097
7 Citroen Berlingo 12,159
8 Ford Transit Connect 11,344
9 Peugeot Partner 11,174
10 Vauxhall Combo 11,118