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Van owners and operators invited to ‘the ultimate test drive’

30 May 2017 #CV Sector #News #TNB News #Uncategorised #Van

Mercedes-Benz Vans UK is inviting all van owners and operators along for what it is billing as ‘the ultimate test drive’ at Millbrook Proving Ground next month.

Van Experience Live will be held at the Buckinghamshire venue from 20-30 June and organisers are expecting to welcome almost 3,000 guests.

The event will include the UK premiere of the Vision Van, a unique X-Class immersive experience and a sneak preview on how Mercedes-Benz Vans will monitor uptime and vehicle status in the future.

There will be five main hands-on demonstration areas to help guests assess how Mercedes-Benz vans perform in all areas:

Keep Testing – A full range drive to experience the entire product line-up from Mercedes-Benz Vans, and compare them directly with competitor test vehicles through the famous hill course, city route and high speed bowl. Keep Adapting – An opportunity to understand the innovative ways that Mercedes-Benz vans can be configured to offer the ultimate in bespoke solutions. Keep Challenging – A testing off-road course to show the skills of the Sprinter 4×4 and 6×6 vehicles, with a focus on using vans to enable various lifestyle persuits. Keep Innovating – A safety-focused activity, including handling on the wet grip experience. Keep Moving – Situated in the heart of the event and focused on ‘yesterday, today, tomorrow’, visitors will be to experience all the Brand currently offers from Approved Used, GenuineParts and MobiloVan free roadside assistance, through to the innovative Vision Van concept and ideas for the future direction of the product.

Steve Bridge, Managing Director of Mercedes-Benz Vans UK Ltd, said, “Year after year, we continue to push the limits of this event and create new and exciting ways for our products and services to be put to the ultimate test.

“Van Experience Live is focused on providing, in the most interactive way possible, the ultimate test drive with a clear vision on the future of our vehicles; learning more about the upcoming X-Class and seeing the Vision Van concept vehicle in the UK for the first time.”

Experts will be on hand all throughout the event to answer any questions and, in addition to the driving and learning, there will also be exclusive offers available to attendees, which will be revealed on attendance.

Van Experience Live 2017 is a free event open to all van users, owners and operators, with free food and drink available throughout the day.

Interested parties can register via

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