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LDV Ltd. began operations in 1993 after a management buyout of DAF NVs Leyland DAF van Manufacturing division in the city of Birmingham England. LDV Ltd. was prior to its merger with Leyland Trucks and DAF Trucks in 1987 part of the British Leyland/BMC group and was formerly the Freight Rover division of the Land Rover Group of British Leyland. LDV Ltd. has over 100 years of automotive experience and has been run and owned by the management with a 1200 strong workforce since 1993. In addition to producing light vans and commercial vehicles across Europe, the company also produces and supplies parts such as door assemblies to companies such as Land Rover.
LDV Ltd. produces a range of panel vans, pickups and mini buses that are available for customers who want personal specifications and modifications implemented. LDV Ltd. main customers are large UK corporations such as the Royal Mail, Transco and many utilities who require LDV Ltd. ability to modify their vehicles or adapt their vehicles to the customers need.
LDV Ltd. produces three models, which include the Convoy, the Maxus and the Pilot. The company produces from 15,000 to 20,000 vehicles on an annual basis. The Convoy and the Pilot were introduced in the early 1990s and have become a common site across the United Kingdom. The Maxus is being produced from 2005 and is currently in production today. The Maxus is available in two different wheel base designs, it has three different roof heights and choice of three different size engines that can be fitted into the vehicle. These choices provide customers with maximum flexibility to adapt the vehicle to their particular needs.
Based on information on the company’s web site and description of the all-new Maxus, this vehicle is a completely all-new generation of light commercial vehicle providing durability, versatility in sheer hard-working capabilities. The Maxus is totally new from the ground up and is a result of a major five-year 500 million and development program. It is a result of a dedicated workforce, many global automotive suppliers and a few valued key customers. The Maxus comes with a large load space, a side load door and designed around the needs of the driver.
In addition to the Maxus, LDV Ltd. also produces a number of other vehicles that are tailor made to the customer needs. Customers may purchase the LDV Mini Bus, the LDV School Bus, the Body build SVO and the LDV LPG. The LDV LPG is leading the way in alternative fuel commercial vehicles running on LPG.
LDV Ltd. provides sales, service and parts through and dedicated network of light commercial vehicle specialist dealers many of which are open on a 24-hour basis to provide service to their customers.