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Cox Automotive UK and Cap HPI sign new partnership deal

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Cox Automotive UK and Cap HPI have signed a new three-year agreement that will see Cox Automotive continue to use Cap data across the business.

Vauxhall calls for national vehicle fire database

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Vauxhall has told MPs that establishing a national vehicle fire database could help carmakers identify potential issues with faulty cars sooner.

VED hike could push up rental prices, BVRLA warns government

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The Government is being urged to rethink the April changes to the Vehicle Excise Duty (VED) regime, which could see the rental industry push up prices or extend their replacement cycles.

Euro NCAP’s life-saving work in focus

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As Euro NCAP marks 20 years of car crash testing, Natalie Middleton looks at how the organisation has transformed safety and helped fleets make better decisions.

January registrations at highest level since 2005

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The UK new car market hit the ground running in January, with rises in fleet and overall registrations and a new milestone for alternatively fuelled vehicles.

Vauxhall previews new Insignia Sports Tourer

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Vauxhall will unveil its second-generation Insignia Sports Tourer at the Geneva Motor Show, which gets a longer and more capacious load area than its predecessor.

Bridgestone extends DriveGuard run flat range

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Bridgestone is to add a number of extra summer sizes to its DriveGuard run flat range.

AA to help Prestige strengthen service centre inspection process

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Prestige Fleet Servicing has partnered with the AA to further strengthen its inspection and selection process of service centres and run vehicle spot checks across the UK.

Fleet/lease values at near record levels in January

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Both fleet/lease and overall auction values rose in January despite rising volumes, latest BCA data shows.

Government urged not to scrap mobile phone driver awareness courses

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The Government is being urged to rethink its move to stop awareness courses for motorists using handheld mobile phones as it introduces tougher penalties for offenders.

Scrappage scheme for diesel cars could launch within months

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The Government is looking at introducing a scrappage scheme for diesel cars, which could launch within months if given the green light.

‘Significant’ fuel economy gap to continue after introduction of WLTP

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The gap between official MPG figures and real-world performance will remain significant despite regulatory change later this year.

Driving for Work Summit provides forerunner to major occupational road safety campaign

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Fleet chiefs and industry associations have met up with the Department for Transport, Highways England and insurance company representatives to identify ways to drive better occupational road safety.

Pump prices hit two-year high

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Fuel prices have reached their highest level in more than two years following a 2p per litre rise in January.

Amey awards accident repair deal to Selsia

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Amey has signed up Selsia to centrally manage accident repairs for its mixed fleet.

New cash or car calculator launches from Activa Contracts

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Activa Contracts has launched a new online company car or cash allowance calculator to help simplify the decision-making process for drivers and fleet operators in the wake of changes announced last year.

Chevin appoints David Gladding to newly created global sales role

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Chevin has appointed its former UK sales director David Gladding to a new role of global sales and marketing director in a drive to continue its worldwide expansion.

Prices announced for facelifted VW Golf

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Volkswagen has announced prices for its 2017 Golf, which brings updated styling as well as a new 1.5-litre turbocharged petrol and seven-speed DSG, and latest infotainment and assistance technologies. The updated Golf range debuts new engines, ... Read More »

Growing number of VW owners sign up to group action lawsuit

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More than 27,000 Volkswagen Group drivers have signed up to a lawsuit filed against the group over the ‘Dieselgate’ emissions scandal, with around 500 more owners a day joining the group action.

MP calls for tax transparency on fuel receipts

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Fuel receipts should display all taxes in detail, with the Tory Administration having “a clear obligation to be open with UK drivers regarding taxes”, according to an MP.