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BVRLA calls for early introduction of new company car tax ratings

5 months ago / 0 comments

Government support for fleet uptake of ultra-low emission vehicles is to be applauded but better use needs to be made of the company car tax regime.

Fleet Assist teams up with Halfords Autocentres for special AdBlue offer

5 months ago / 0 comments

Fleet Assist is now offering fleets access to a special AdBlue tank top-up offer in partnership with Halfords.

Hybrid electric vehicles on track to beat diesel mpg

5 months ago / 0 comments

Hybrid electric vehicles could soon overtake diesels when it comes to motorway/highway fuel economy as well as for urban mpg.

Ex-fleet market shows signs of seasonality in November, says Manheim

5 months ago / 0 comments

Latest data for Manheim’s ex-fleet car auctions show November values fell in line with seasonal trends but conversation rates remained strong.

Impact of changes to salary sacrifice overstated, says Tusker

6 months ago / 0 comments

Forthcoming changes to car salary sacrifice schemes will impact the industry less than expected, Tusker has said.

Councils’ surplus from parking charges rises 9%

6 months ago / 0 comments

The surplus produced from council parking operations in England rose 9% in 2015/16, reaching a record high.

Government looks at upping motorway roadwork speed limits

6 months ago / 0 comments

Motorway roadworks could be shortened with a relaxation on speed limits under new government plans.

Motorists deliberately flouting Manchester motorway closures

6 months ago / 0 comments

Four drivers a month are putting road workers’ lives at risk by deliberately ignoring road closure signs on the M60 and M62 near Manchester.

Milton Keynes invests £2.3m in EV charging infrastructure

6 months ago / 0 comments

Milton Keynes has awarded Chargemaster a £2.3m contract to provide additional charging infrastructure.

Nationwide Windscreen Services ramps up ADAS capability

6 months ago / 0 comments

Nationwide Windscreen Services has increased its number of ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems) fixed sites with the launch of four more fully equipped centres.

New technology could reduce EV charging times to minutes

6 months ago / 0 comments

A new technology breakthrough could enable electric vehicles to be recharged in the same time it takes to refuel a regular car while increasing vehicle ranges.

Industry pays tribute to Dr Will Murray

6 months ago / 0 comments

The fleet and road safety industry is mourning the loss of Dr Will Murray who passed away suddenly last weekend from an undiagnosed illness.

Fleets face increased costs from new vehicle air con gas regulations

6 months ago / 0 comments

Fleets could see increased operating costs as a result of imminent changes in vehicle air conditioning gas regulations.

Trakm8 telematics aids Blood Bikes with vital deliveries

6 months ago / 0 comments

Shropshire and Staffordshire Blood Bikes has reported significant increases in efficiency, safety and security after deploying telematics on their motorcycle fleet.

Fleet Operations makes key senior appointments

6 months ago / 0 comments

Fleet management specialist Fleet Operations has made a number of key appointments in senior roles in line with ongoing business growth.

PA outsources fleet to JCT600 Vehicle Leasing Solutions

6 months ago / 0 comments

PA, the national news agency for the UK and Ireland, has switched to using JCT600 Vehicle Leasing Solutions to supply a fully outsourced fleet management service for its 60-plus vehicle fleet.

Vauxhall previews coupe-like new Insignia

6 months ago / 0 comments

Vauxhall will unveil its lighter, leaner new Insignia at the Geneva Motor Show next March; badged as the Insignia Grand Sport.

Dashcam accident footage proves fleet driver’s innocence

6 months ago / 0 comments

A fleet driver has used dashcam footage to exonerate himself following a dramatic motorcycle crash. 

National Windscreens cuts drive away time to 30 minutes with new adhesive

6 months ago / 0 comments

National Windscreens has cut its drive away time after windscreen replacement to 30 minutes with the help of a Thatcham-approved adhesive.

House of Lords Committee visits driverless vehicle research project

6 months ago / 0 comments

Members of the House of Lords Science and Technology Committee have visited the GATEway Project in the Royal Borough of Greenwich as part of its ongoing inquiry into driverless vehicles.


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