Top 5 best small vans
5. Mercedes Citan
The Citan comes in two variants, long and extra-long, offering impressive flexibility to suit the specific needs of delivery and trade workers.
Loading and unloading has never been easier thanks to the ladder flap and folding co-driver seat, and in the extra-long variant, there's up to 3.8 metres of capacity. And with double-wing rear doors, you can enjoy 180° access to all packages and tools, meaning less knocks and scrapes along the way.
4. Volkswagen Caddy Cargo
Designed to help you get a good job done, the Caddy Cargo has an ergonomic interior, ensuring that this small van offers surplus room for its driver and passenger, all without compromising on the load space. Able to transport up to 700kg effortlessly and another 100kg on the roof, this small van won't fall short.
The Caddy Cargo has strengthened floor coverings, able to withstand heavy impact, lashing rings to keep packages or tools safe and secure, and solid steel doors to prevent slamming.
3. Citröen Berlingo
Space is no issue in the Berlingo, and can carry countless parcels, pipes and machinery without any hassle. This model comes in two lengths, M and XL. M has a load volume of 3.3 cubic metres, and the XL a whopping 3.9 cubic metres.
What's more, the Berlingo has an overload indicator system that has sensors which alert you when the payload is close to and exceeds its maximum. This smart feature means that there needn't be any guesswork when it comes to loading your small van and you can save the vehicle from unnecessary wear and tear.
2. Vauxhall Combo
The Combo is a great value small van with a load space of 4.4 cubic metres and a payload up to 1,000kg. To ensure you never go over capacity, a white light illuminates on the dashboard to warn you that you've used 80% of its capacity, and it will illuminate orange if you have exceeded it. And to save you time, there's a sensor that can be activated in the cargo area that will help you to check capacity whilst you're loading the Combo - saving you trips back and forth.
What is the best small van?
And, what you've been waiting for, the best small van is the Ford Transit Courier
1 . Ford Transit Courier
Whether you're driving way out into the sticks or directly into a busy city, the Ford Transit Courier has plenty of smart features and technologies to make for a comfortable and easy drive, regardless of the postal code you're heading to. And don't worry about any tight spaces, the Transit Courier offers rear-view cameras to help prevent alloy scrapes and wing mirror accidents.
The Transit Courier has 2.3 cubic metres of load space and a great carrying capacity, ideal for numerous packages or tools required for your trade. And should you require more room, the passenger seats can be folded away so that you can house items up to 2.59 metres long.
The Transit Courier has a sliding side door that opens up 453mm wide, ensuring your small van can be loaded quickly and with ease, and LED compartment lights to illuminate the area when loading or unloading in the dark.
Finding the best small van finance
Already found the best small van? Then you need to find the best small van deals too - ones that offer the right van finance you're completely happy with.
At Advantage Finance, we're committed to finding the best van finance deals for you. We provide hire purchase agreements, which are fixed, manageable monthly payments that continue until the small van has been paid in full. All you need to do is select the best small van, settle on the right price with the dealership, and we'll sort the digital paperwork.
If you'd like us to talk through your options with our dedicated auto finance team, contact us today and let's get the wheels turning.