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All-lane running motorways deemed dangerous by drivers

6 months ago / 0 comments

The majority of drivers think the removal of the hard shoulder on ‘smart’ motorways has made them more dangerous, research by the AA finds. Highways England has reported a problem of drivers, in particular ... Read More »

M606 has average speed of just 25mph, finds new research

6 months ago / 0 comments

The M606 in Yorkshire has emerged as the UK’s slowest motorway, recording an average speed of 24.62mph, in research from RAM Tracking.

Research reveals Brits’ 10 worst driving habits

6 months ago / 0 comments

Nearly two-third of UK drivers admit to speeding with a similar number texting behind the wheel, according to new research that identifies the top 10 driving bad habits of British drivers.

Countdown begins to 2016 Fleet Hero Awards and Conference

6 months ago / 0 comments

There’s less than two months to go to until this year’s Fleet Hero Awards and Conference will once more place the spotlight on the latest fleet industry low-emission developments and celebrate those organisations that … Read More »

Electric Smart Fortwo, Cabrio and Forfour revealed ahead of Paris

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Smart has revealed its electric Fortwo, Cabrio and Forfour models, which debut at the Paris Motor Show next week ahead of sales starting in early 2017.

2017 Carens to bring 109g/km eco version

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The Kia Carens seven-seater MPV is to receive a host of updates for 2017, including updated design, new technology and the launch of a 109g/km Eco Pack model.

M4 upgrades won’t fix South Wales traffic issues, expert warns

6 months ago / 0 comments

Upgrading the M4 isn’t the solution to congestion problems in South East Wales; the region requires an integrated public and private transport system to tempt people out of their cars, an expert has advised.

Thrifty opens Birmingham Central branch

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Thrifty Car and Van Rental has opened a new branch at Birmingham Central as part of its continued network expansion.

BP Fuel Cards webinar to advise on dealing with fluctuating fuel prices

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The issue of roller-coaster fuel prices and how to deal with them is to come under focus at a free BP Fuel Cards webinar for fleets.

Lexus UX Concept showcases futuristic 3D driver experience

6 months ago / 0 comments

Lexus has announced more details of its UX Concept urban SUV, which premieres at next week’s Paris Motor Show.

New X-Perience concept shows more rugged side of SEAT Ateca

6 months ago / 0 comments

SEAT has revealed a more rugged take on its Ateca SUV with a new concept that will debut at the Paris Motor Show.

Export demand drives UK car manufacturing to 14-year high

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UK car production rose 9.1% in August, driven by strong demand both home and overseas.

Fleet Assist strengthens technical authorisation team

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Supply chain specialist Fleet Assist has strengthened its technical authorisation team in response to increased demand for its services from contract hire and leasing companies.

Fleet Alliance adds more ULEVs to in-house fleet choice list

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Leasing and fleet management specialist Fleet Alliance has expanded the fleet choice list for its own staff to include a greater range of Ultra Low Emission Vehicles (ULEVs).

TomTom PRO 2020 solution targets large car and van fleets

6 months ago / 0 comments

TomTom Telematics is launching its new TomTom PRO 2020 driver terminal, aimed at large fleet operators running cars or vans.

New Enterprise Rent-A-Car branch in Bicester

6 months ago / 0 comments

Enterprise Rent-A-Car has opened a new branch in Bicester in response to increasing business investment and housing expansion.

Day in the life: the RAC

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It’s one of the most common breakdown callouts, but misfuelling needn’t live up to the horror stories. We took a ride with one of the RAC’s Fuel Patrol team to find out more.

University of Birmingham and Lex Autolease to co-pilot ix35 Fuel Cell in MPG Marathon

6 months ago / 0 comments

Next month’s MPG Marathon will see a hydrogen fuel cell Hyundai ix35 put through its paces under a collaboration between the University of Birmingham, Lex Autolease and Fuel Cell Systems.

Mercedes reveals E-Class All-Terrain ahead of Paris debut

6 months ago / 0 comments

Mercedes is to launch an off-road version of the E-Class estate, featuring rugged styling, higher ground clearance and all-wheel drive.

Driverless cars to account for half of UK new car market in 25 years’ time

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Autonomous cars will transform motoring in the UK over the next few decades, a new report finds.


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