Small Vans For Sale
Vanbase Bristol Store - Who are we?
If you're looking for a small van in Bristol, we're the go to supplier! With hundreds of different used vans on offer, we are the largest independent dealer in the South-West. With more than 2000 vehicles for sale at any one time, we supply some of the best small vans in Bristol and the surrounding areas. We aim to offer every customer the opportunity to buy a high-quality used van for a fraction of the cost of a new one. Every van we have for sale is checked and tested to ensure it offers the performance you deserve.
We are an award-winning business that's committed to offering a fair, transparent and honest service. Family owned and operated, we are an RAC Approved Dealer and are well-established. With an excellent local reputation and a recommendation score of 97% with JudgeService, we look forward to working together to provide you with a dependable, high-standard van that's suitable for work or leisure. Look online to see what we've currently got in stock, or pop in to our Bristol showrooms and see what we've got on offer. If finance is a problem, we've got a number of different finance products available which may be of interest, as well as offering a trade-in service if you already have a vehicle.
In a nutshell, we sell used vans of all shapes and sizes! Our range includes classics such as the Ford Transit, Berlingo and Kangoo, through to high-quality Mercedes-Benz vans and offerings from Peugeot, VW and more. We understand that our customers have a variety of different work requirements, which is why we have vans available which are suitable for anything from off-road, challenging conditions through to commuting, courier work, large-load carrying or people-carrying. If you're not sure what type of small van is going to be best, our knowledgeable team is on hand to help.
The days when driving a small van was an uncomfortable experience are long gone.
Today's small vans feature everything from parking sensors through to heated seats, ergonomic controls, climate control and impressive entertainment features! With a growing number of manufacturers providing car-like interiors alongside impressive load carrying capabilities, many people are choosing a van as their primary vehicle, using it for both work and leisure. Take a look at some of the benefits which opting for small vans can bring:
- Low Insurance: Van insurance is often cheaper than car insurance, despite the fact that in many cases the driving experience, fuel efficiency and performance is almost identical.
- Professional Appearance: A van gives that air of professionalism needed to establish credibility with partners and clients.
- Fuel Economy: Many small vans offer more than 65mpg - excellent fuel economy!
- Easy to Park and a Joy to Handle: We give you access to some of the best small vans in Bristol, offering you the chance to enjoy easy, effortless driving. Contemporary vans drive more like high-end cars than ever before, ensuring drivers can notch up the miles in comfort.
- Hi-Tech Features: To add safety and make life easier - parking sensors, automatic wipers and lights, load adjustment features, and sophisticated computer technology make modern vans some of the safest vehicles you'll find on the road.
We offer some of the best small vans in Bristol with something for all budgets and requirements, we are able to provide an answer for almost every customer. With budget vehicles available as well as premium options, we look forward to welcoming you to our showroom. https://www.carbase.co.uk/vanbase/
Ford Fiesta Van
With style and features which have been taken directly from the Ford Fiesta car, the van is an economical, high-performance option that includes a good range of hi-tech features. As the name suggests, the sports version is packed with features which enhance the driving experience: sports suspension, EcoBoost technology for great fuel efficiency, optional alloys, and sporty styling. The interior benefits from a quick clearing windscreen, electric windows and sharp design. Practical as well as a great drive, the van has a storage capacity of around one cubic metre, with a maximum load length of 1.3m. One of the small vans which offers a great drive as well as being a good workhorse.
Ford Transit Connect
Forget the unwarranted "white van man" appellation, contemporary transits combine top performance with exceptional practicality, fuel economy and a high-end driving experience. Depending on which of our small vans for sale you opt for, when you purchase a Transit you can expect any or all of the following: Intelligent AWD, traffic sign recognition, automatic high beam, parking sensors and load adaptive control. Passengers benefit from heated, fully adjustable seats, a quick clear heated windscreen, rain-sensing wipers and even a carefully designed easy-clean floor in the load compartment!
Ford Transit Courier Van
The smaller cousin of the Connect, the Courier offers many of the same great features as the rest of the Transit range. In comparison with the Connect, which has a load space of up to 3.6 cubic metres (max weight of around 890kg), the maximum storage available from the Courier is 2.4 cubic metres with a max load of around 590kg. Whether you opt for the 1.5l TDCi diesel version or the 1.0l Eco-Boost petrol version, you'll benefit from cutting-edge Ford technology which optimises fuel efficiency at the same time as demonstrating impressive green credentials.
One of the 2019 International Van of the Year winners, the Peugeot Partner offers an exceptional driving experience that makes it a popular choice with drivers who rack up the mileage. We have a number of Peugeot Partners in stock now, giving you access to a versatile, adaptable van which has been specifically designed to offer both excellent load potential (some models can safely carry up to 1000kg) as well as a high-grade, comfortable drive. Fuel efficiency and great performance are further advantages of the Peugeot Partner. If you need small vans with 5 seats, the Peugeot Partner is a great option.
Another International Van of the Year Award winner, as well as LCV of the year 2019, the Citroen Berlingo's distinctive boxy shape and comfortable drive has earned it a large following in the UK. Whether you opt for the "Worker" version (specifically designed for versatile transport of workers and vehicles in challenging environments) or the "Driver" version (optimal driver comfort, including acoustic and driving enhancements), the Berlingo is one of the small vans UK businesses can't get enough of. We sell small vans UK-wide, giving you access to some of the best Citroen Berlingo cheap deals out there.
Mercedes-Benz Citan - Van of the Year in Spain!
The perfect street driving companion, the Citan benefits from impressive fuel economy (more than 65mpg in some conditions), as well as a low-emission, green engine. Excellent safety features include: parking sensors, lighting and rain sensors, adaptive ES and hill-start assistance. Rear twin doors, side doors and integral load fixing rings allow versatile carrying, as well as make loading and unloading easier. If you're looking for small vans for sale in Bristol and want a vehicle that offers optimal safety and protection for driver and load, a Mercedes-Benz Citan from our range could be the perfect solution.
Created to offer optimal versatility, we stock a number of different versions of the Kangoo, designed to meet the needs of a variety of industries. From the standard Kangoo van through to the Kangoo Maxi Van (which has an impressive 4.6 cubic metre capacity) and the fully electric Kangoo Z.E 33 van, Kangoo have a model that will get the job done. An ergonomically designed interior ensures a comfortable drive. Excellent fuel economy and some innovative storage options are further advantages of the Kangoo. Why not pop in to our Bristol showroom and test drive one of the used small vans for sale near me we have on offer?
A multi-award winner, the Combo is designed to perform well, even in tough environments with challenging driving conditions. A robust, durable design and dependable performance combines with a comfortable interior that includes an 8" touchscreen to control your driving space, a fully adjustable steering wheel and ergonomic control placement. Able to carry more than 1000kg, there are two different wheel bases currently on the market. We offer a wide selection of small vans for sale Somerset-wide, including a number of modern, practical Vauxhall Combo vans.
VW Caddy Van
The Caddy has been designed for versatility: features such as a number of different load compartment floors and doors which have been specifically created to cope with the punishment which multiple openings and closings each day can give, make it the perfect vehicle for anything from courier work through to use as a trades van. Climate control, an advanced entertainment system, ergonomic control placement and fully adjustable seating enable drivers to put in long hours behind the wheel with ease. The Caddy is available in standard and maxi sizes. Get in touch now to see which Caddy's we've got available.
Take a look online or pop in to see us in order to find some of the best used small vans in Bristol!
Small Vans FAQ's
What is the best used small van to buy?
At Vanbase we have a huge range of small vans to choose from and with our unaccompanied test drives available, we are sure you will find the perfect van for you!
What is the cheapest small van to buy?
At Vanbase we have small vans from as little as a few thousand pounds, and with hundreds to choose from, you can be sure that Vanbase has the van for you! Find your small van here >
What are small vans called?
Small vans, also known as city vans. These little beauties need to be compact enough to fit into tight spaces, but allow plenty of rear storage.
What is the smallest van you can buy?
Where is the best place to sell my van?
Sell to Vanbase! Either sell your van or trade-in for your next, we're here to help. Value your car or van today >
Can I get a van on finance with bad credit?
At Vanbase, we help businesses and private buyers with bad credit to find the finance deal that is affordable to you. Putting you in control of your own finances.
What is the cheapest van to run?
This will all depend on your own circumstances. What environment will you be driving your van in and How far will you be commuting in your van daily. At Vanbase, you can compare vans and their stats on our website and of course our experts are available to help answer any questions you may also have. Check out our useful blog on van fuel economy >
What is high mileage for a diesel van?
20 years ago you probably wouldn't consider a van with over 100k miles, but a lot has changed since those days. Modern engines are extremely well engineered and will drive well past the 100k mark.
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Why choose Vanbase?
Our ethos are simple, we treat others as we ourselves would like to be treated. It is this approach that has allowed us to drive our business forward and why so many customers use us time and time again.