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New Ampera-e won’t make it to UK, confirms Vauxhall

8 months ago / 0 comments

The new Opel Ampera-e electric car, which debuts at the Paris Motor Show this month, won’t make it to the UK in its current model, Vauxhall has confirmed. The possibility of a RHD Opel ... Read More »

IFC Fleet Services and Goodwood Rental partner

8 months ago / 0 comments

IFC Fleet Services Group has partnered with rental management specialist Goodwood Rental to offer vehicle rental and associated mobility services to fleet operators.

National Windscreens opens ADAS centre in Inverness

8 months ago / 0 comments

National Windscreens has opened its latest ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems) calibration centre as part of a development programme in response to growing demand for ADAS camera calibration.

Jaguar Land Rover develops new four-cylinder Ingenium engines

8 months ago / 1 comments

Jaguar Land Rover is to launch new four-cylinder petrol engines as part of its Ingenium line-up and has also announced the development of a new transmission.

New cross-party group to tackle air pollution

8 months ago / 0 comments

A new cross-party group has been formed to champion to raise awareness about the impact of air pollution and to promote practical solutions to poor air quality.

Craig Purvey appointed new chief commercial officer at BCA

8 months ago / 0 comments

BCA has appointed former sales director Craig Purvey to the role of chief commercial officer.

Porsche reveals 456bhp, 56g/km Panamera PHEV

9 months ago / 0 comments

Porsche has unveiled its new Panamera plug-in hybrid, which will debut at the Paris Motor Show this month, featuring a 456bhp four-wheel drive setup with CO2 emissions of 56g/km.

Fleet industry urged to start autonomous driving dialogue now

9 months ago / 0 comments

Fleets are being urged to start taking action to navigate the various different ‘stepping stones’ towards fully autonomous cars to address the challenges that each new evolution of autonomous technology will bring.

Road Safety GB targets fleets with new corporate membership scheme

9 months ago / 0 comments

Road Safety GB has launched a new corporate membership scheme to provide a range of benefits to fleets and organisations with an interest in road safety.

Refreshed Alfa Romeo Mito brings emissions from 89g/km

9 months ago / 0 comments

The refreshed Alfa Romeo Mito has gone on sale in the UK, bringing revised styling, updated trim levels and emissions starting from 89g/km.

Jaguar to move XE production to Castle Bromwich plant

9 months ago / 0 comments

Jaguar Land Rover is moving production of its XE model to the Castle Bromwich plant from its current home at Solihull.

Three out of four drivers say driverless insurance should cover hacking

9 months ago / 0 comments

A total of 74% of drivers think insurers should provide cover for damage caused by hackers accessing control systems in driverless cars. 74% of drivers want insurance to cover against hackers, finds IAM RoadSmart ... Read More »

Over 150,00 motorists caught driving while disqualified

9 months ago / 0 comments

A total of 150,115 motorists across England and Wales were caught driving while already banned between 2005 and 2015, new analysis has found.

Utility firm receives largest ever fine for streetworks offence

9 months ago / 0 comments

TfL has fined energy company London Power Networks £24,000 for failing to serve required notices before works. 

Europcar Group acquires Brunel ride-hailing business

9 months ago / 1 comments

Europcar Group has acquired Brunel, a London-based ride-hailing business, as part of its plans to develop a wide mobility offering for its customers.

Insurance policies should cover manual and automated driving, say ABI and Thatcham

9 months ago / 0 comments

Drivers should be able to buy a single motor insurance policy to cover both manual and automated driving when the first automated cars arrive.

Lexus UX urban SUV concept revealed prior to Paris

9 months ago / 0 comments

Lexus has issued an image of its latest concept vehicle, the UX, ahead of its debut at the Paris Motor Show.

Q2 vehicle registrations back to 2003 levels

9 months ago / 0 comments

The number of vehicles registered in Great Britain in the second quarter of the year exceeded 800,000 for the first time since 2003, new Department for Transport figures show.

Direct access to dedicated client teams essential, says Venson

9 months ago / 0 comments

Fleet firms using automated customer service lines are wasting time and money for fleet managers and drivers.

Order books open for new Volkswagen e-Up

9 months ago / 0 comments

Volkswagen has updated its e-Up electric car in line with the changes to the Up range in the UK.


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