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Fleet managers have named their 2016 ACFO award winners, with three of the seven accolades recognising plug-in cars.
The Ministry of Justice has launched a consultation on proposals that could cut insurance premiums for motorists.
Vauxhall has confirmed details for its third SUV, which joins the line-up from 2017 and will be dubbed the Grandland X.
Growth in the used car market continued in the third quarter of 2016 with a record 2,148,050 vehicles sold and accelerated demand for ultra-low emission vehicles.
An increasing number of motorists are concerned about emissions, with the majority supportive of bolder action, including bans on diesel cars.
Cenex – the UK’s first Centre of Excellence for low carbon technologies – has appointed Steve Carroll to lead its work on helping large fleet owners implement high-impact carbon reduction strategies.
Possible plans by the Government to crack down on diesel emissions should be accompanied by subsidies for affected fleets. So says accountancy firm Menzies LLP in advance of next week’s Autumn Statement.
Mazda has revealed its second-generation CX-5 compact crossover, which introduces updated design and new technologies including G-Vectoring Control and head-up display.
FleetEurope has launched a new mid-term rental service that it says could save fleets money compared to daily rental as well as offering increased flexibility.
Mercedes-Benz UK and Chargemaster have teamed up to offer customers a home charging solution for their Mercedes or smart electric plug-in vehicle.
A pilot scheme to clamp down on mobile phone use at the wheel through the use of “community spotters” could help drive change but needs to be carefully managed.
Jaguar has unveiled its I-Pace electric SUV concept, which will be launched in production form in 2018, bringing 395bhp and a claimed 311-mile range.
Alphabet can now offer live, real-time access to online service booking systems for BMW vehicles under its Teleservices connected car initiative.
Renault’s new Mégane Sport Tourer will be priced from £18,550 when it goes on sale on 1 December, and will bring emissions starting from 96g/km plus new technologies including 4Control four-wheel-steering.
Salads and vegetables producer Florette has awarded TCH Leasing a three-year sole supplier agreement to manage its mixed fleet, including a remit to reduce the number of grey fleet drivers.
The benefits of connected cars and their implications for the car rental and wider automotive industries have come under focus in a new report from Avis Car Rental.
Private hire firm Addison Lee has purchased 550 new Ford Galaxy people carriers, worth £17m, as it renews 12% of its fleet.
Ex-fleet car values at Manheim saw a rise in October, with values up for prestige and volume brands while demand for SUVs also increased.
Europcar is taking delivery of several Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel cell cars for its fleet after securing a €200,000 OLEV grant.
For the first time, the South East has become the area with highest rate of death and serious injury on the British network of motorways and A roads outside urban cores.