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Category : Latest News

CILT report in focus: The big changes for transport over the next 25 years

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A new report by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport examines a range of issues relating to transport over the next 25 years and looks at potential new technologies. We review the findings.

Fleets to underpin Mitsubishi UK sales growth

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Mitsubishi Motors UK has raised its volume ambitions to 30,000 units this fiscal year, up from 26,000 in 2016/17, with that growth underpinned by a much bigger focus on fleets.

Fleet World’s five-minute industry briefing: This week’s top stories

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All the key news in fleet from the last week… Last year saw the European Commission publish a list of 19 safety technologies that it is considering to make mandatory. Campaign to make autonomous ... Read More »

Today in Fleet: Friday 26 May

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Diesel loses dominance in European car registrations

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Diesel registrations in Europe declined 15% in April, ensuring the fuel type has lost its dominance of the car market.

New solution to provide complete EV fleet package

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Fleetdrive Electric has launched a new electric vehicle charging solution designed specifically for fleets.

Parliamentary Advisory Council calls for overhaul on road safety

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The Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety (PACTS) has called on all political parties to commit to an overhaul of road safety in the next Parliament.

Today in Fleet – Thursday 25 May

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All the key news in fleet... The RAC is predicting a late spring surge on the roads this weekend. RAC predicts busiest late May bank holiday traffic for four years Sixteen and a half ... Read More »

Campaign to make autonomous features mandatory

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The European Commission is being urged to make a number of autonomous features mandatory on new cars, vans and trucks to help reduce deaths and serious injuries on European roads.

SMEs being given outdated and biased advice, says AMT

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Fleet-decision makers are not being given “thorough and honest” advice on vehicle procurement, leaving them exposed to risk in the event of circumstances changing.

Today in Fleet: Wednesday 24 May

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Today in Fleet: Tuesday 23 May

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All the key news in fleet… Ecotricity says the new pricing model will bring typically lower charging costs across all EV makes and models. Ecotricity revamps PAYG charging model  Ecotricity is launching a new ... Read More »

Act now on big data to avoid data protection fines

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The advent of the connected car will transform the face of the fleet industry but fleets must act now to embrace ‘big data’ and ensure they don’t fall foul of forthcoming data protection legislation.

Millions of drivers unaware where to stop in emergencies on smart motorways

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Although smart motorways are becoming increasingly common across the UK, millions of motorists are unaware what to do in the event of an emergency on them.

Today in Fleet: Monday 22 May

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New Karoq SUV to take Skoda centre stage

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Skoda has revealed its new Karoq SUV, which will indirectly replace the Yeti, providing a more mainstream C-SUV.

Matt Dyer named new BVRLA chairman

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The BVRLA has appointed Matt Dyer as its new chairman following its AGM.

Fleet World’s five-minute industry briefing: This week’s top stories

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All the key news in fleet from the last week… The manifesto pledges to ban diesel car and van sales by the end of 2025, with tax reform to support EV uptake. Lib Dems ... Read More »

Today in Fleet: Friday 19 May

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Changing tyres at 3mm “unnecessary”, says Michelin

2 weeks ago / 1 comments

Fleets and drivers changing tyres earlier than the legal tread limit are wasting money, harming the environment and potentially impacting on the tyre’s safety performance.


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