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New Shape FWD Chassis 2010 Onwards

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Pre-2010 Chassis

The Marlborough Colt is built on a 3.5T Renault Master or Vauxhall Movano chassis. Carrying capacity is around 1,100 kg depending on the exact finish of the box. Up-rating to 3.9T lifts the capacity to approximately 1,500 kg.


Marlborough Colt Details



Made of white faced GRP. Angled ramp, carrying two horses rear facing. Ramp is gas strut assisted. One piece moulded Luton and side farings. Moulded rear wheel arches. Strong rear bumper made of heavy duty aluminium. Rear high level brake light. Metallic paint with choice of colour. Sign-written and lined. Two external tie rings.

Horse Area
Stainless steel full length padded partition, with several stall widths available. Storage for partition to offside to make mare and foal box. Jockey door to grooms/luggage area. Breast bar 4’ or 4’6” high, with solid bulkhead below. Heavy duty rubber floor mats over high quality wisadeck floor with drainage holes. EVA rubber protection to vehicle sides to a height of 4’. Two tie rings and two hay-net rings. Soft removable headboard fastened to central partition. Three opening glass windows. Two 4-way opening roof ventilators. Internal light over ramp.

Rear Compartment
Upholstered seating. Rubber covered floor. Lightweight fibre glass wheel boxes. Wide rear opening door. Internal light. Saddle poles and bridle rack 12V plug for cold-box.

Three seat cab. Sliding window to horse compartment. Safety switch to control rear interior lighting. CD player with steering wheel finger tip controls. Remote door control key. Engine immobiliser. Spacious door pockets, coat hooks and lockable glove compartment. Toolkit.

Chassis & Engine
Renault Master or Vauxhall Movano 3.5T gross vehicle weight. Can be up-rated to 3.9T to give larger carrying capacity. Engine 2.3L diesel, power steering, 6 speed gearbox.


Technical Specifications

Engine 2.3L Turbo
Gearbox 6 Speed
Unladen Weight 2,400/kg (approx)
Carrying Capacity 1,100 or 1,500 /kg (approx)
Internal Length: Horse 7′ 2″
Internal Length: Luggage 3′ 5″
Overall Length 18′ 6″
Overall Width 7′ (6′ 4″ Internal)
Overall Height 9′ 10″ (7′ 6″ Internal)

Above are the fixed specifications for this horsebox. All interior features can be made to order and there is a wide choice of optional extras available.


The Colt costs around £22,750 + VAT

Prices vary according to the cost of the donor vehicle. The price is affected by mileage and year of manufacture.

We will provide a quotation on request.

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Marlborough Horseboxes is rated 5 out of 5.0 stars based on 2 review(s).


Excellent….. from start to finish. As promised I would leave a review a year if I was still happy a year later 🙂

- Paul Wellman


Highly recommend Marlborough Horseboxes - will be using them again in the future thank you.

- Harriet