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Taxing times: New VED regime

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

A new VED regime will quietly be ushered in on 1 April 2017 and will have a significant impact on some user-choosers. Curtis Hutchinson, editor of Motor Trader, reports.

The Insider – New Management

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Last month I wrote about a clash of interests as cars become controlled more by electronics and apps than mechanical processes. The availability of mass data, pertaining to both car and driver, who owns … Read More »

DS finds its fleet

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

This year will see Citroën accelerate the move to make DS a standalone brand, but what will this mean to fleet customers? Curtis Hutchinson, editor of Motor Trader, reports.

The Insider – Crossed wires

1 month ago / 0 comments

The increasing integration of technology with fleet vehicles creates issues of clarity and security, says The Insider.

Easy, rider: The fleet potential for motorbikes and mopeds

3 months ago / 0 comments

Fleets are increasingly exploring the potential of motorbikes but the risks must be taken into account, reckons The Insider.

What I’ve Learnt: Raj Singh of Crystal Ball

3 months ago / 0 comments

Raj Singh, MD of workforce management specialist Crystal Ball, on the importance of staff retention and a commitment to standing out from the crowd.

Damage Limitation

3 months ago / 0 comments

There must be an easier way to handle end-of-contract charges, reckons The Insider.

Fleet SOS: How to gear up your fleet this winter

3 months ago / 0 comments

Scott Chesworth, operations director at RAM Tracking, looks at how to prepare fleet vehicles for winter driving.

A question of attitude

4 months ago / 0 comments

What do dealers really think of the brands they represent and what does this mean to fleets? Curtis Hutchinson, editor of Motor Trader, reports.

What I’ve learnt: Chris McClellan of RAM Tracking

7 months ago / 0 comments

Chris McClellan, CEO and co-founder of RAM Tracking, on the challenges of developing a business.

A solution to driver privacy concerns over telematics

7 months ago / 0 comments

RAC Telematics managing director Nick Walker looks at the issue of overcoming driver concerns to telematics.

The Insider: Driven to distraction

7 months ago / 0 comments

Investing in safety tech is useless without driver eduction, reckons The Insider.

Q&A: Simon Lloyd, CEO of EV HUB Global

7 months ago / 0 comments

Simon Lloyd, CEO of EV HUB Global, explains how the company’s network of charging ‘hubs’ will make life easier for electric vehicle drivers.

Back from the Brink: Renault’s recovery

7 months ago / 0 comments

Renault dealers have achieved a remarkable turnaround in the latest Driver Power satisfaction survey, says Curtis Hutchinson, editor of Motor Trader.

Accidental data sharing: could your car be sharing personal data with strangers?

9 months ago / 0 comments

John Chuhan, chief risk officer at Alphabet examines why the data generated and stored in your vehicle is just as vulnerable as information stored on a mobile phone or laptop. Jonathan Chuhan, chief risk ... Read More »

Public sector fleets increasingly investing in software, finds Chevin

9 months ago / 0 comments

Public sector fleets are increasingly turning to software to help them maximise value from their vehicles, plant and other assets, says Chevin Fleet Solutions. Ashley Sowerby The company says that a growing number of ... Read More »

What I’ve learnt – Andrew Cope

9 months ago / 0 comments

Andrew Cope, the driving force behind vehicle leasing giant Zenith, on lessons learnt when managing teams and identifying top talent – along with some insights into the fleet industry. Andrew Cope, co-founder of Zenith ... Read More »

Beyond retail therapy – Why RRP is important to fleets

9 months ago / 0 comments

How useful is a car's retail price when fleets are deciding what to source? Curtis Hutchinson, editor of Motor Trader, reports. Curtis Hutchinson, editor of Motor Trader No-one really talks about recommended retail prices ... Read More »

The Insider: The only certainty is uncertainty

9 months ago / 0 comments

The Insider reckons that while Brexit may bring increased costs for fleets, there could be opportunities too. So we’re out! I am of course referring to Brexit, although the sentiment could apply equally to ... Read More »

The Insider: Diesel debate revisited

10 months ago / 0 comments

The Insider has been doing his sums on petrol vs diesel…


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