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Skoda has opened order books for its facelifted Octavia vRS and Scout.
Fleet knowledge of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) systems and how to ensure they are correctly used to enhance driver safety is failing to keep up with industry adoption of the technology.
An alliance of business organisations and environmental charities including the BVRLA has written to the chancellor urging him to introduce the Mayor of London’s proposals for a national diesel scrappage fund.
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 is now offering a product that could help stop fleet drivers falling foul of tougher penalties on using handheld mobile phones behind the wheel.
Drivers using their mobile phone face tougher penalties from today as the Government looks to cracked down on an ‘epidemic’ of handheld phone use.
Euro NCAP has released safety ratings for six new and facelifted cars, with Fiat and Ford models only awarded three stars.
The BMW X5 reclaimed its place as the most stolen and recovered vehicle in 2016, according to Tracker data.
Mitsubishi has taken the wraps off its Eclipse Cross SUV prior to its arrival in early 2018.
Volvo has published a teaser image of its forthcoming XC60 SUV as it reveals details of the new safety technology that will be onboard.
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.
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 has strengthened its senior management team as it reports another record year of growth.
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 has developed a new Rental Plus solution to provide vehicle flexibility at a competitive rate.
Ford is linking up with Vodafone to bring 4G connectivity to vehicles in Europe using a new built-in modem.
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 has revealed its Instinct concept, which hints at the brand’s future autonomous plans.
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.