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Natalie Middleton

MoT failures due to TPMS defects ‘skyrocket’

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Drivers are being urged to check both their tyres and vehicles’ Tyre Pressure Monitoring Systems (TPMS) as the level of MoT failures due to TPMS issues ‘skyrockets’.

Two-thirds of Honda’s European line-up to have electrified powertrains by 2025

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Honda has outlined its ‘Electric Vision’ for Europe, with the aim of having electrified powertrains in two-thirds of European cars sold by 2025.

Drone-carrying Land Rover Discovery created for Austrian Red Cross

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Jaguar Land Rover Special Vehicle Operations has created a bespoke Land Rover Discovery for the Austrian Red Cross, including its own search and rescue drone.

Peugeot 3008 named European Car of the Year

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Peugeot’s 3008 SUV has taken the European Car of the Year title for 2017. 

Hyundai FE Fuel Cell Concept has near 500-mile range

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Hyundai has previewed its plans for a hydrogen SUV with a new concept at Geneva.

Allstar and Masternaut partner for Fuel and Maintenance Card

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Masternaut and Allstar Business Solutions have teamed up to launch a fuel card solution that combines fuel card and vehicle tracking data to simplify claims and identify misuse.

Dealer safety checks are a “Health and Safety problem with no solution”

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Dealers are being urged to provide more useful information to fleets in safety checks carried out when servicing cars and vans.

Greentomatocars drivers make GreenRoad Fleet Elite list

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Drivers at eco private hire firm Greentomatocars have been recognised for their safe and fuel-efficient driving under the GreenRoad scheme.

Average CO2 emissions for Europe down 1.2% in 2016

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New car average CO2 emissions decreased by 1.2% in 2016 but marking the smallest annual percentage improvement for the last 10 years.

Technology and impact on road safety to spotlight at RoSPA conference

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Changing technology and the demands placed on road safety will come under the spotlight at this year’s RoSPA Road Safety Conference.

Volkswagen reveals Tiguan Allspace

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Volkswagen has announced further details for its Tiguan Allspace seven-seat SUV, which arrives in the UK this winter.

TR Fleet acquired by Safo Group

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

TR Fleet has been acquired by Italy-based fines management and automotive IT specialist Safo Group, which has taken a 75% stake in the business.

Fleet market rises while diesel registrations decline

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

According to latest data published by SMMT, new car registrations saw a slight downturn in February, with rising fleet demand helping to counter a downturn in private registrations.

Last chance to book for ICFM salary sacrifice Masterclass

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Fleets looking to attend the forthcoming ICFM Masterclass on salary sacrifice and cash allowances are being urged to book their places quickly.

BVRLA celebrates 50th anniversary at 2017 Annual Dinner

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The BVRLA paid tribute to key figures from its first 50 years and unveiled its new look logo at its Annual Dinner.

Fleets increasingly turning to consultancy ahead of April tax changes

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Arval has reported increased take-up of its consultancy series as fleets look to work through the implications of new tax regulations that take effect from April.

Skoda Fabia to gain 1.0 TSI petrol

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Skoda’s facelifted Fabia and Fabia estate will gain a 1.0 TSI petrol bringing improved economy and fuel emissions when they launch from the start of Q3.

ALD Automotive appoints new deputy CEO and reports 14% fleet growth

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ALD Automotive has named Gilles Bellemere as deputy chief executive officer as it publishes 2016 results showing growth in fleet size, total income and net income.

MINI’s first plug-in hybrid priced from £31,585

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Order books have opened for MINI’s first plug-in hybrid model, which launches on 24 June.

Chancellor urged to support not penalise diesel drivers to make switch to EVs

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The chancellor is being urged to provide positive support for drivers to switch away from diesels rather than just ‘beat them up’ for driving the ‘wrong’ cars.


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