The new Citan – Ride & Drive Days

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Following the sucess of our Launch Day, we are holding two Ride & Drive Events for the new Citan.

To find our just how good the new city van from Mercedes-Benz really is, come along to one of our events:


Wednesday 13th February – West Thurrock

Wednesday 20th February – Welham Green


Phone 01707 261111 or click here to reserve your space.



New Mercedes-Benz Citan crowned ‘Van of the Year 2013′ in Spain

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The Mercedes-Benz Citan has already been voted Van of the Year in Spain, even though the urban delivery vehicle has only recently been launched on the market. The distinction was awarded by the renowned Spanish Transporte3 trade magazine.

Fleet specialists vote Citan into first place
The winning vehicles were selected by an expert panel consisting of 192 fleet specialists from Spain´s largest freight-forwarding companies and plant transport operators. Five vehicles were nominated in the Citan´s segment. The ballots are always secret.
The distinction is the Citan´s first award, and comes only a short time after the van´s market launch. “We´re delighted that such an expert planel gave our Citan this high distinction”, says Volker Mornhinweg, Head of Mercedes-Benz Vans.
Four victories for Mercedes-Benz within just three years
For 24 years now, Transporte3 has been organizing the annual survey for the years best commercial vehicles. The distinction is awarded to vans, trucks and buses in a variety of categories. Over the past two years, the Mercedes-Benz Vito, Atego an new Actros have all won the award in their respective classes.
To find out just how good the new Citan really is, take a Test Drive at S & B Commercials.

Mercedes-Benz Citan – Tried & Tested

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Our Citan launch day on Friday 18th January was a huge success, despite the Arctic conditions!

It takes more than a bit of snow to stop our Citan Crew, and our urban hero proved its worth, and showed just how well  it handles in the snow!

If you were not able to attend our Launch Day, you can still request a test drive.  Alternatively contact our Van Sales Executives on 01707 261111.

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What do Mercedes-Benz think about their new city van, The Citan?

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Steve Bridge, Van Sales & Marketing Director for Mercedes-Benz in the UK, marked the launch of the new Citan van with this statement:

“The new Citan is certainly creating a stir within the van industry. Right from the day we released the first sketches the level of interest was and has been relentless.

“We have a lot of interest across the entire Citan model range and we’re now in a position as a manufacturer to offer a compact van, capable of carrying up to 735 kg with a small footprint, which is ideal for both retail and business customers.”

To be one of the first to test drive the new Citan, come along to our Citan Launch Day, Friday 18th January. Click here to request your Launch Invite.


What can you expect from the new Citan van?

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Like the Vito & Sprinter, the Mercedes-Benz Citan boasts impressive driving dynamics, great fuel economy and reassuring safety credentials.

Here are the essential specifications you need to know:

• Efficient diesel engine available in three power outputs – 75hp, 90hp, 110hp
• Petrol engine also available
• BlueEFFICIENCY technology comes as standard
• Available in three model variants – the Citan Panel Van, the Citan Crewbus and the Citan Mixto.
• Available in a range of lengths and weight variants

To find out more, take a look at the Citan Brochures: Panel van & Dualiner and  Traveliner