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First Drive: Renault ZOE Z.E 40

1 month ago / 0 comments

Doubling the ZOE’s range takes it into the mainstream company car market, says Steve Moody.

Road Test: BMW 330e M Sport

1 month ago / 0 comments

Plug-in hybrid 3 Series is high on driver appeal, but suits a very specific user. Alex Grant explains.

Vauxhall Grandland X sets sights on Ford Kuga

1 month ago / 1 comments

Vauxhall will join the highly competitive C-SUV sector at the end of the year, previewing the Grandland X SUV ahead of its debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September.

First Drive: Skoda Kodiaq

1 month ago / 0 comments

Can Skoda’s new large SUV give the brand yet another opportunity in fleet? By Steve Moody.

Reality Check: WLTP, RDE and the impact for fleets

2 months ago / 0 comments

A new testing regime is being introduced later this year aimed at providing a more accurate reflection of a car’s fuel economy and emission. Julian Kirk finds out what’s in store.

Road repairs essential for deployment of autonomous cars

2 months ago / 0 comments

Ensuring zero tolerance for accidents on autonomous cars will require UK roads to be perfect.

Councils encouraged to bid for £490m road funding

2 months ago / 0 comments

Local authorities can now bid for a share of £490m to target congested local roads.

Crash-for cash-fraudster gets two-year prison sentence

2 months ago / 0 comments

A crash-for-cash fraudster linked to a gang with hundreds of claims for personal injury has received a two-year prison sentence for conspiracy to defraud.

BCA to expand Bedford centre

2 months ago / 0 comments

BCA is to undertake a major expansion to its operation in Bedford to build capacity and enhance the range of services available.

HMRC to pilot digital income and expenses reporting

2 months ago / 0 comments

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has launched a pilot scheme that will develop a new solution to report income and expenses online.

BusinessWatch deploys ABAX Triplog to aid mileage record accuracy

2 months ago / 0 comments

Security specialist BusinessWatch has implemented the Triplog GPS vehicle tracking and mileage claim system across its 21-strong vehicle fleet.

Scottish councils rake in £40m in parking ‘profits’

2 months ago / 0 comments

Scotland’s councils made a £40.3m profit from parking charges and penalty income in 2015-16.

Oswald appointed chief financial officer at Alphabet

2 months ago / 0 comments

Alphabet GB has appointed Stefan Oswald as chief financial officer.

Nexus streamlines damage resolution

2 months ago / 0 comments

Corporate vehicle rental provider Nexus is rolling out a new damage resolution system to cut timescales and enhance its service.

Pump prices fall by 2.5p a litre in March

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The price of fuel fell by more than 2.5p a litre in March bringing the average price of petrol down to 117.54p and diesel to 119.54p, data from RAC Fuel Watch reveals.

Vauxhall previews Insignia Country Tourer

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Vauxhall has revealed its latest-generation Insignia Country Tourer, marking the third variant in the Insignia line-up.

March registrations hit all-time high ahead of VED changes

2 months ago / 0 comments

The UK’s new car market grew by 8.4% in March, making it the biggest month since records began, according to figures published by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). Fleets and businesses ... Read More »

Flat rate mileage and fuel expenses under focus in HMRC consultation

2 months ago / 0 comments

Fleets are being urged to have their say a new HMRC consultation document that questions whether flat rate expenses such as Approved Mileage Allowance Payments (AMAPs) are still appropriate.

One in six businesses carry out no grey fleet checks

2 months ago / 0 comments

More than 16% of companies with grey fleet drivers carry out no risk checks at all, according to new data compiled by fleet management specialist CLM.

Road Test: Volkswagen Passat Alltrack 2.0 TDI 190PS

2 months ago / 0 comments

It’s appealing, but the off-piste Passat isn’t short of equally tempting user-chooser options, explains Alex Grant.


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