Cargo vans are mostly used for light-duty transportation needs. They come in different sizes, and whether you need a parcel van or panel van, COOP has a variety of rentals available in Arlington.
When compared to the van with high roofs, step vans have more boxed-shape. They are referred to step vans simply because of how easy it is to step out of them and in most cases, step vans are used for courier services and delivery services. The boxy shape has its own limitations in that they have less height space when compared to other vans.
Full-size vans have heavy load capacities and are also referred to as minivans. They have a short hood and just like step vans, have a boxy appearance. Most full-size vans have automatic transmissions and V8 engines, which improves their function and reliability. Full-size vans were built as an upgrade of compact vans and some of the most common include the Nissan NV, Mercedes Benz Sprinter, Chevrolet Express, and the Ford Transit.
For the longest time, Mercedes Benz has been dominant in the manufacture of luxurious automobiles. When it comes to cargo vans, Mercedes has outdone most of its competitors, with the Mercedes Benz Sprinter being one of the best cargo vans. The company was founded in 1926 and operates as a division of Daimler AG.
Ford is a multinational company that was founded in 1903. It has built a couple of cargo van models that are some of the most sought after by a lot of businesses. The company is headquartered in Dearborn, Michigan and has a few subsidiaries including Lincoln, Ford of Europe, and Ford Motor Credit Company, etc.
GMC is a subsidiary of General Motors and is headquartered in Detroit. The company mostly manufactures trucks and utility vehicles and has some of the best cargo vans in the market today. GMC was among the first manufacturers to build electric automobiles and has with time fostered top technology that has helped improve the quality and performance of their vans.
Pick up and Delivery
Cargo vans are great for pickups and deliveries. They are small and can best be used to run small delivery errands. Whether you own a business where you are forced to make daily deliveries or own a pickup and delivery service, a cargo van will get the job done. And while sometimes it is challenging to raise the money to acquire a new cargo van, you can always find a rental on the COOP website and instead save money. Businesses that run pick up and delivery services can also get gigs on freight-bidding platforms.
Cargo vans are also great for carpooling. It is a good business to start in the neighborhood especially where most parents work till late and need a means of transport for their kids to and from school. You can pitch to those who will likely be interested in the idea and ensure to include all important information like insurance verification, emergency measures, and experience you have. The good thing is that you can delegate duties to other interested parents and rotate duties within yourselves.
Businesses also lease cargo vans for their transportation needs. Instead of buying a cargo van, you can enter into a contract that allows you to lease them. Depending on your needs, you can either lease the van long term or short term. Each has its advantages, for instance, long term leasing has a small cash outlay when compared to a new purchase. Leasing is also a great way of avoiding taxes which come with buying a new cargo van.
A great business venture for cargo van rentals in Arlington is pick up and delivery businesses. A lot of businesses use cargo vans to make deliveries, especially those which offer courier services. Cargo vans are small and able to easily maneuver through Arlington, even on a busy day. COOP has a selection of the best cargo vans for different business applications.