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Deadline for 2016 ACFO awards nominations looms

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With just days to go until the deadlines closes for nominations for this year’s ACFO awards, all fleet decision-makers – not just ACFO members – are being urged to nominate their top vehicles, initiatives … Read More »

BVRLA backs report urging government support for EVs

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The BVRLA has welcomed a report published by the Environment Audit Committee calling on the Government to provide greater support to the electric vehicle market.

Wales tops list of worst areas for replacing worn tyres

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The best and worst postcode areas for replacing illegally worn tyres have been revealed, with two cities in Wales topping the list of the worst spots.

Fuel prices rebound in August

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Average pump prices rose in August, despite a price cut at the start of the month, latest figures from the RAC Fuel Watch indicate.

Half of young drivers lacking on road safety knowledge

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Four in ten new young drivers admit they are unsafe on the road while 47% think they’re not being taught enough about road safety according to a new report released today.

DS launches sports-styled trim

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French premium brand, DS, is introducing sports-styled versions of its entire model range, to mark its participation in the Formula E electric racing series.

IAM videos show dangers of common driving distractions

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IAM RoadSmart has released three short videos on different aspects of common driver distractions; namely children, mobile phones and pets.

Citroën UK and DS Automobiles UK appoints new sales director

8 months ago / 0 comments

Eurig Druce has been appointed as the new sales director at Citroën UK and DS Automobiles, effective from 1 October 2016.

ARI’s Masterserve Foundation reveals second quarter charity recipients

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ARI’s Masterserve Foundation has announced the seven charities that will receive funds raised in the second quarter.

16.5 million UK drivers to take to roads this bank holiday

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Over half (52%) of drivers – equivalent to 16.5 million people – are planning on using their car to travel this bank holiday weekend, according to new research by Confused.com. 16.5m drivers will take ... Read More »

Over half of fleets concerned over driver distraction from connected cars

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More than half (51%) of businesses are concerned about their company drivers being distracted by in-car technology with the introduction of connected cars to their fleet, according to new research by RAC Business.

HMRC announces latest Advisory Fuel Rates

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HMRC has announced new Advisory Fuel Rates, which are effective from 1 September and bring increases for some engine categories.

Fleets distorting used car and van markets by ‘hanging onto’ vehicles, warns Glass’s

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Fleets “hanging onto” cars and vans at disposal time to achieve inflated valuations could be losing out financially as well as distorting the market, according to Glass’s.

Latest FTA guide for company car drivers published

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The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has published a brand-new edition of its Company Car Drivers’ Handbook, containing information to help drivers remain safe and legal in an easy-to-read format.

Citroën C4 Picasso pricing and specs announced

8 months ago / 0 comments

Citroën has announced pricing and specification for the new C4 Picasso and Grand C4 Picasso, which bring claimed class-leading interior space, two new petrol engines and enhanced connectivity features.

Average Brit spends 48 and a half hours a year stationary at traffic lights

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Reducing the number of traffic lights on UK roads could help cut congestion and reduce time spent by drivers on the road.

New Kia Rio teased ahead of Paris premiere

8 months ago / 0 comments

Kia has issued design sketches of its new Rio supermini, which makes its world debut at the Paris Motor Show next month.

August bank holiday traffic forecast to double

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Double the holiday traffic is expected on the roads this weekend compared to last year, driven by the weaker pound and the later timing of the bank holiday.

Ashley Andrew appointed managing director at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles UK

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles UK has appointed Ashley Andrew as managing director, replacing Steve Zanlunghi who is leaving to head up FCA’s Australian operations.

Europcar enhances Deliver & Collect with workplace delivery and collection

8 months ago / 0 comments

Europcar has updated its Deliver & Collect service to now include delivery and collection at workplaces as well as home addresses.


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