Thinking about buying a new Horse Box?

The R240 was launched in 2022 as a predecessor to the  R160 and after years of development with the leading equestrian experts in the UK & Ireland to provide everyone with horse boxes which are truly ‘Built Beyond’.

Features & Benefits


  • All of our vehicles have the latest NCAP safety rating of Bronze and come with safety for you and your horses as standard.  Our horse boxes have  a robust and easy to use sliding stall system, lightweight ramp for easy access and an oversized rear door for exit in an emergency. (
  • The R240 is considered as a normal van so there is no need for a HGV license.  Driving on a standard licence it is perfect for transporting 2 horses and 3 people in the front.
  • Lower insurance costs compared to a large horse lorry. 
  • 100,000 mile 3 year Peugeot warranty and a comprehensive 3 year warranty on the conversion work carried out by Overlander Vehicles.
  • Reversing camera and camera in the  stall area so you can keep an eye on the animals while you are driving.
  • The R240 averages 42-45 mpg and is more economical to run compared to large horse lorry or towing a horse trailer.
  • Commercial vehicle road tax costs versus higher costs of larger SUV’s used for towing a traditional horse box.
  • Tried and tested Bulkhead and panel system that is durable and capable of taking  force from  Horses kicking while in transit.
  • The R240, if required, is also capable of towing up to a train weight of 6 tonne.


Warranty & Support


We only manufacture on brand new chassis cab vehicles. All of our horse boxes come with a 100,000 mile 3 year Peugeot base vehicle warranty and a 3 year warranty on the body conversion, for more information check out our warranty policy


What the R240 comes with:


An advanced sliding rail system with all gaps minimised for safety.


A hybrid panel system utilising high tensile panels for increased strength and longevity. Our tried and tested bulkhead system is market leading and is designed around the horse for safety and comfort.


Using advanced composite aluminium materials, the Overlander Ramp and Spring Assist system allows for safe loading and unloading.


The Overlander triple tier flooring design gives complete peace of mind for safe travel.


All new exterior trim is designed for style with the front luton creating increased aerodynamics.


Incorporated brake light and camera system allows for increased visibility and safety.


Oversized door to allow for 
use in emergency scenarios, fitted with industrial hinges and positive hold back.


Approved detachable swan neck towbar with access step and grab handle.


Upgraded Models Available:

We offer  main additional spec packages; the R240+ and the R240S.

The Plus comes with:

  • Towbar Kit
  • Black Leather Seats
  • Rear Step & Access Handle
  • Ramp Loading Strap


The Sport model comes with:

  • Towbar Kit
  • Rear Step & Access Handle
  • Ramp Loading Strap
  • Premium diamond stitched leather seats
  • Colour-coded bumpers
  • Alloy wheels
  • Touch screen Entertainment system


If you are looking for any additional features or options on your new horsebox contact our sales team today.


Our horse boxes come in the following colours:

  • Metallic Black
  • Gunmetal
  • Silver
  • Navy
  • Clipper Blue
  • Green


Built for purpose – built beyond – beyond expectations and to make sure that it is built to do the job that it is for, ready to go to work,  the R240is a workhorse to do the job.  


Options for purchase or hiring our Horse boxes

Through our partners at Equine First Finance we are able to offer  flexible finance options.


Contract Hire options are also available across our range of vehicles via Hireco . Get in touch with us to find out more.


Looking to test drive an Overlander R240 Horse Box?

Located in Ireland or the UK? Message us today to arrange a demo of the new R240 Horsebox – We will come to you! Our specialist sales team are on hand to carry out demonstrations nationwide.

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