BMW’s latest plug-in hybrid models will feature new technology to enable them to be used in zero-emission zones, from next year.
Engenie has received planning permission from Cardiff Council for the first 4 of 12 new rapid electric vehicle (EV) charge points, doubling the number of city centre chargers.
Ford has revealed the new Ford Puma, a compact crossover that comes with a mild-hybrid option offering CO2 emissions from 124g/km.
Pricing experts at Cap HPI say that average used car values for 3years/60,000 miles models fell by 2% in June.
Following the unveiling of the fully-electric Corsa-e, Vauxhall has revealed details of the conventional petrol and diesel models.
Fleet decision makers should not rely on technology alone as a solution to risk management or cost control, according to the latest white paper by IAM RoadSmart
Trade body SMMT warns the next Prime Minister ‘no deal’ Brexit could cost the UK auto industry up to £70m a day in tariffs and delays to parts at the border.
Skoda has confirmed the new Superb will be priced from £24,655, with first deliveries in the Autumn.
The board of BCA Marketplace has accepted a £1.9 billion offer from LeasePlan private equity owners TDR Capital, which will now be recommended to shareholders
National Windscreens has expanded its training school network, with the opening of a new training centre in Peterborough.
Evaluation tools that help fleet managers and their drivers assess the suitability of electric vehicles (EVs) for their specific needs could become central to wider adoption, says FleetCheck.
European NGO Transport and Environment makes claim after EU’s environmental watchdog shows new car average emission rise.
Fleets have seen an increasing number of drivers opting out of company car schemes to instead take cash allowances.
The lack of knowledge about the van Worldwide Light vehicle Testing Procedure “really is frightening”, according to James Davis, director of insight and strategy (CV), Cox Automotive.
Hyundai Motor UK has appointed Rob Turnbull as its new sales director to oversee the brand’s sales operations.
Legislation is a “hard hitter” in determining residual values fleet decision-makers need to be sensitive to.
Anti-terrorism and anti-theft devices are foremost in fleet managers’ minds – particularly those operating vans and trucks - when it comes to technology priorities.
Diesel is still an essential fuel for fleets as cleaner alternatives so far fail to achieve the economy and range it offers.
Nissan’s new Leaf e+ Tekna electric vehicle, which offers a range of up to 239 miles, has gone on sale priced from £35,985 (including £3,500 Government grant).
Cazana and Experian announced a new partnership, which sees Experian and Cazana’s data sets merge to help lenders understand risk.
FMG announced a new milestone in its 33-year history, surpassing 500 employees, with the appointment of HR assistant Julita Medel.
Nissan’s ProPilot drive-assistance technology is now available on all automatic (DCT or CVT petrol and diesel) variants of the Qashqai line-up.
Interest from fleets in fixed cost motor insurance is growing as new vehicle technology starts to increase premiums, says Arval UK.
The demand for electric vehicles (EVs) is beginning to grow, but businesses are hesitant to ‘take the plunge’, according to Lombard’s managing director Ian Isaac.
Roads Minister Michael Ellis has today (24 June 2019) announced that all government-funded home chargepoints installed in the future must be ‘smart’.
The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has announced that he will close 12 miles of streets in the capital to most traffic on Sunday, September 22.
Real-world trials of an AI-based range prediction system have delivered dramatically higher accuracy than manufacturer systems, says Spark EV Technology.
Research from Move UK has opened the door to more rapid development of automated driving technologies, with much less data intensive methods now required to test driver assistance systems.
WLTP compliance along with a focus on safety have helped the XC40 become the fleet vehicle of choice for Asda managers, say Volvo.
Vauxhall is now taking orders for the diesel versions of its Vivaro Life people carrier, with the vehicle arriving in showrooms in July.
Teletrac Navman has struck a new deal to deliver a telematics solution as part of a drive to improve fleet and equipment management for Scutum FPG.
Manheim has announced a new five-year deal with Big Motoring World to remarket 50,000 part-exchange vehicles on a sole supplier basis
Guide will help fleets understand the benefits and limitations of telematics, how to use telematics data and how to implement the latest approaches for changing high-risk driver behaviours.
Private equity firm TDR Capital, part of a consortium of investors which owns LeasePlan, is in advanced talks to buy BCA Marketplace in a deal which would value the remarketing company at £1.9 billion.
Lack of protection against theft from keyless entry ‘relay attacks’ results in ‘Poor’ security ratings for DS3 Crossback, Mazda 3, Toyota Rav-4 and Volvo S60
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