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Used fleet market ‘in rude health’ says Shoreham Vehicle Auctions

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Demand for three-year-old ex-fleet stock remained extremely strong throughout 2016, with the market also “in rude health” for Q1 2017 according to Shoreham Vehicle Auctions.

Trakm8 device to help fleets avoid new mobile phone penalties

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Trakm8 is now offering a product that could help stop fleet drivers falling foul of tougher penalties on using handheld mobile phones behind the wheel.

Tougher penalties for drivers using mobile phones come into force

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Drivers using their mobile phone face tougher penalties from today as the Government looks to cracked down on an ‘epidemic’ of handheld phone use.

Fiat and Ford superminis fall behind rivals in latest Euro NCAP ratings

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Euro NCAP has released safety ratings for six new and facelifted cars, with Fiat and Ford models only awarded three stars.

National Windscreens opens 108th ADAS centre

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National Windscreens has opened a new flagship fitting and calibration centre in Romford, Essex.

BMW X5 regains position as most ‘stolen and recovered’ car in 2016

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The BMW X5 reclaimed its place as the most stolen and recovered vehicle in 2016, according to Tracker data.

Mitsubishi reveals Eclipse Cross SUV

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Mitsubishi has taken the wraps off its Eclipse Cross SUV prior to its arrival in early 2018.

XC60 to showcase latest Volvo semi-autonomous safety tech

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Volvo has published a teaser image of its forthcoming XC60 SUV as it reveals details of the new safety technology that will be onboard.

New additions to Vauxhall senior fleet team

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Vauxhall has made two new appointments to its senior fleet team, with Tim White named national fleet sales manager while Steve Beattie becomes national contract hire and leasing manager.

Renault-Nissan Alliance and Transdev to develop fleets of driverless vehicles  

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The Renault-Nissan Alliance has signed a deal with autonomous vehicle services specialist Transdev to jointly develop a fleet of electric driverless vehicles for public and on-demand transportation.

ALD Automotive appoints two new directors following record growth

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ALD Automotive has strengthened its senior management team as it reports another record year of growth.

HMRC updates advisory fuel rates

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HMRC has published updated advisory fuel rates (AFRs) for the next quarter with a change to the petrol rates, following its initial publication of the new figures last week.

Activa Contracts launches flexible mini-lease programme

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Activa Contracts has developed a new Rental Plus solution to provide vehicle flexibility at a competitive rate.

Ford to introduce 4G connectivity under Vodafone partnership

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Ford is linking up with Vodafone to bring 4G connectivity to vehicles in Europe using a new built-in modem.

Chancellor urged to hike first-year VED rate for diesels

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The chancellor is being urged to revise Vehicle Excise Duty in the forthcoming Budget to increase the first-year rate for diesels to tackle air pollution.

Peugeot unveils autonomous PHEV concept

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Peugeot has revealed its Instinct concept, which hints at the brand’s future autonomous plans.

New Fiesta ST debuts 114g/km three-cylinder 1.5-litre EcoBoost engine

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Ford’s new Fiesta ST will introduce a 197bhp three-cylinder 1.5-litre EcoBoost engine and selectable Drive modes when it goes on sale early next year.

New Europcar Milton Keynes branch to offer mobility solutions

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Europcar UK has opened a new branch at Milton Keynes Central railway station in a move to integrate vehicle hire with public transport.

HMRC announces latest Advisory Fuel Rates

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HMRC has announced the latest Advisory Fuel Rates, which are effective from 1 March.

Mercedes-Benz E-Class named UK Car of the Year

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The new Mercedes-Benz E-Class Saloon has claimed the top honour at the UK Car of the Year Awards 2017.


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