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Good news for all critical key workers - TfL suspends all road user charging schemes to support critical key workers

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan has asked Transport for London (TfL) to make this change to ensure London's critical workers are able to travel around London in the way that best suits them.
From Monday 23rd March 2020 TfL has addressed that all road user charging schemes in the capital will be temporarily postponed.

Our Fiat Doblo Cargo featured in WhatVan? Buying Guide. Buying a used... Fiat Doblo Cargo (2010) When it comes to European light commercial vehicles, more choice from fewer makers is the future, says Ian Shaw.

The used van sector will change massively over the next few years – not due to electrification, nor diesel-squeezing legislation, but simple economies of scale, leading to more choice from fewer manufacturers.

For decades the Ducato, Boxer and Relay, the 3.5t-sized models from Fiat Professional and Peugeot-Citroen, have been the same – different badges and Fiat’s own engine been the only differentiators – but Fiat went its own route with its smaller offerings, the class-setting Fiorino and latterly the Doblo Cargo, which in the post-2010 second-generation guise seen here is also a Vauxhall Combo. With Vauxhall being a part of PSA, the circle is now complete.

We are proud to announce that we are sponsor of the 2020 Football kit for Gravesham Football Club.

HTC Van Centre believes in Corporate Social Responsibility, which is why our General Manager takes an interest to support local initiatives, buidling up our environment and sustaining the future. For example we may do this by sponoring social engagements, local football teams or supporting a local community event.

Corporate Social Responisbilty is important to us because, we believe a successful business must also try to be sustainable. As a successful business who has six dealerships in the North and South of England and is fortunate to be operating for over 40 years as part of the Ballyvesey Group of Companies, it is our passion to give back to local communities.

"Hailed a 'Mover and Shaker' in the LCV market, it is with grear honour we HTC Van Centre is a finalist in the prestigious What Van? Awards"

HTC Van Centre has been recognised in the What Van? Awards for our delivery of excellence, loyalty and service to customers and businesses in the van industry – that’s why we have been selected as a finalist. Over the decades we have been in business we have been presented with rewards as well as challenges, however we have remained a renowned and respected business in the LCV market. So when you are choosing a dealership for a Fiat van, we’re the company to choose.

The new Ducato continues along an evolutionary path that has never stopped for almost forty years, with excellent performance, a strong focus on TCO (Total Cost of Ownership), which makes it the best vehicle to support the different needs of every professional mission.

The Fiat Professional Doblo MY20 has added a new engine to its popular model line-up with the introduction of the 1.3-litre MultiJet 80hp engine. With its best-in-class load area of up to 5.4m3 and class leading payload of up to 1 ton, the Doblo is suitable for most tasks.

The Doblo is now more versatile than ever with its new engine line-up. The 1.3-litre MultiJet engine is now available with a choice of two power outputs, 80hp and 95hp, while the 1.6-litre MultiJet engine can deliver either 105hp or 120hp.

From July 2019, all new Fiat Professional models from the Tecnico and Sportivo versions come complete with five years warranty, five years scheduled servicing and five years roadside assistance* as standard.

Richard Chamberlain, Commercial Vehicle Director said “With our new 555 campaign, we can offer business users complete peace of mind when running one or a fleet of Fiat Professional vehicles. With our extensive range we have the flexibility to suit all requirements” Richard continued, “The 555 campaign is confirmation that Fiat Professional is able to offer a full ownership package to any business, large or small.”

During the media event dedicated to the new Ducato MY2020, Fiat Professional gave the world its very first glimpse of the Ducato Electric – an all-electric BEV (Battery Electric Vehicle) version - which will go on sale in 2020.

The new Ducato continues along an evolutionary path that has never stopped for almost forty years, with excellent performance, a strong focus on TCO (Total Cost of Ownership) and the best vehicle to support the different needs of every professional mission.

A completely electric version, which implements Fiat Professional technologies will be available in 2020. The Ducato Electric is being developed through an innovative pilot project with no trade-off in terms of load and performance.

Fiat Professional will for the first time offer a full electric version of the Ducato, which will be available to pre-order later this year. This version will start with a pilot scheme working with major clients to better grasp the specific need of customer requirements. The Ducato will be the first fully-electric Fiat Professional model, designed and developed by the FCA Group.

The best-selling Fiat Professional vehicle, the Ducato, has been updated for MY20 with a range of improved Euro6D engines, a new 9-Speed automatic transmission with latest-generation torque converter, advanced ADAS driving assist systems, the latest-generation infotainment system and revised exterior.

The Fiat Ducato is one of the most versatile vehicles on the market with class leading payload, volume and axle loads combined with an extensive choice of wheelbase, length and height variants making it suitable for everything from carrying passengers, to making deliveries and refrigerated vehicles to camping. It has been the European market leader for the last five years, as well as the leading vehicle as a base for motorhomes in Europe, with approximately three in every four motorhomes sold are based on the Fiat Ducato.

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