UK-Based Electric Van Maker Suddenly Needs to Actually Make 10,000 of Them

The geniuses behind electric vehicle startup Arrival have pulled off an almighty win, managing to convince delivery giant UPS to order 10,000 of the (potential future) carmaker's all-electric delivery vans – despite Arrival having not yet built anything at all. Read More >>

Citroën Has its Sights on the White Van Man Who Overloads

Langley Park Rally School is certainly out in the sticks. So much so that even Google Maps can’t find it. Were it not for the cardboard arrows nailed to lampposts when we get close we’d probably have been rattling around the backroads of Essex, well, forever. The school sits on the site of an old WW2 airfield, and part of the course layout straddles what was the original apron where fighters would leave to take on the might of the Luftwaffe. Read More >>

Nissan Demos an All-Electric Ice Cream Van

There's to be no more gassing kids as they queue for a £4 Feast in Nissan's dream of the near future, as it's using today -- a day that people whose job is to be on the internet all the time are calling Clean Air Day – to demonstrate a concept all-electric ice cream van. Read More >>

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Slytherin to These Harry Potter-Themed Vans That Are Siriusly Awesome

Vans announced its Harry Potter collaboration last month, and this week it's given us a sneak peek at the shoes ahead of their release - which still don't have a release date. Read More >>

Protesters Picket London Police’s Facial Recognition Van

This very out of place, unmarked, bright green, coned-off van bang in the middle of London's tourist and shopping district is rightly arousing suspicions, not because people think it might be packed with terrorists psyching themselves up enough to leap out and make everyone spill their festive lattes in shock, but because we know it's the Met Police testing mass surveillance/facial recognition technology on the ruddy-cheeked festive passers-by. Read More >>

Woman Arrested for Slagging Off an Ambulance

An angry woman has been arrested for allegedly shouting at a paramedic crew and leaving an aggressive note on the windscreen of an ambulance parked near her house, in which she warned the driver of the "van" that they had no right to be parked where they were parked. Read More >>

Land Rover Now Does a Very Posh £50k Van

If you have a business based around selling very expensive items to rich people in parts of town with quite high kerbs, here's a thing for you to put on expenses -- the latest van version of the current Land Rover Discovery. Read More >>

The Mercedes-Benz “Van of the Future” Has Rooftop Drones for the Kids to Vandalise

A really quite beautiful upgrade of the white van has been assembled by the futurists and conceptualists at Mercedes-Benz, who've imagined up a van that loads itself and has rooftop drones for picking out the packages and dumping them on the inaccessible rooftops of shoppers. Read More >>

These Classic Nintendo Game-Themed Vans Trainers Are Too Beautiful for Words

Dear readers, welcome to geek heaven. Vans has created a range of footwear based on classic Nintendo gaming loveliness, including Super Mario Bros., The Legend of Zelda and Donkey Kong, and we honestly don’t have enough superlatives for them. Just look (and don’t be too ashamed to weep). Read More >>

Shoe or Shoe Not: The New Star Wars Collection From Vans

Vans and Star Wars have collaborated on a new series of trainers featuring art from A New Hope, classic graphics of original characters and, well, Yoda chilling out in a laid-back Hawaiian print. Would you wear them? Read More >>

I Need This Vans Waffle Sole iPhone Case To Be Real

Until today I've never even considered putting a case on my iPhone. Naked and free is the way I prefer to use it. But that all changed when I gazed upon this case featuring Vans' iconic waffle sole tread. Read More >>