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Ross-Shire Engineering to streamline fleet performance with Ctrack

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Ross-Shire Engineering has switched to using Ctrack Online vehicle tracking system in a move to gain greater visibility and control over its fleet.

Government urged to use ‘carrots and sticks’ to tackle fleet drivers using mobiles

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The Government should take a ‘carrot and stick’ approach to clamp down on mobile phone use behind the wheel, including targeting fleets directly.

Leasing industry expresses concern over new economy test

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The BVRLA is urging its leasing members to consider how new emissions testing rules will affect them amid concerns over the higher CO2 emissions that are likely to be generated.

Car clampings soar in wake of tax disc abolition

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The number of cars clamped for drivers’ non-payment of vehicle tax has shot up following the abolition of the paper tax disc.

Ford confirms 300-mile electric SUV by 2020

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Ford will add a battery-electric SUV to its range by 2020 as part of a 13-strong line-up of electrified vehicles launching before the end of the decade.

New Kia Picanto to bring bolder styling and increased space

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Kia has published the first images of the third-generation Picanto, which will bring more dynamic styling and extra cabin and cargo space.

Deadline looms for 2017 Fleet World Honours

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With just weeks to go until the deadline closes for this year’s Fleet World Honours, suppliers are being invited to make their submissions for recognition of their work in the fleet sector.

Infiniti reveals QX50 Concept ahead of Detroit debut

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Infiniti has released the first images of its QX50 midsize SUV ahead of its debut at the Detroit Motor Show.

ATS Euromaster retains Arval deal

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Arval has renewed its primary tyre supply deal with ATS Euromaster, which will see drivers benefit from a new service.

Government plans for more ‘consistent and transparent’ EV charging

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Overpriced EV charging will be tackled under new rules being planned by government ministers for introduction this year.

2016 set to see record used volumes

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Used car market volumes for 2016 are set to hit record figures, helped by strong demand,  says Cap HPI.

Learner drivers to be allowed on motorways for first time

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Learner drivers will be able to use motorways under new Government plans to improve driver and motorcyclist training.

Hippo and meteorite shower listed in wackiest things to damage windscreens in 2016

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Autoglass has revealed its top 10 list of wackiest things to damage car windscreens in 2016, including hippos and a rare meteorite shower.

BVRLA and parking operators work on practical solutions for PCNs

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The International Parking Community (IPC) and the British Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association (BVRLA) have signed a new agreement that will aid the processing of private parking tickets.

Drivers to face ‘Carmageddon’ on Christmas Eve, predicts Waze

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Traffic chaos will hit up to 12 million drivers across the UK this Christmas Eve, according to crowdsourced sat nav app Waze.

Kia reveals new Picanto

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Kia has published official sketches of the third-generation Picanto prior to a full reveal at the Geneva motor show next March.

Audi to reveal near-production Q8 concept at Detroit

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Audi is to preview its forthcoming Q8 luxury SUV with a near-production concept at the coming Detroit motor show.

New tool helps drivers calculate cost of car journeys

3 months ago / 0 comments

Drivers can now calculate how much specific journeys would cost in current and future cars using a new tool.

Volkswagen teases electric car concept ahead of Detroit

3 months ago / 0 comments

Volkswagen is to reveal the second car in its I.D. family at the Detroit motor show next month.

DriverMetrics scoops Prince Michael International Safety Award

3 months ago / 0 comments

DriverMetrics has taken a Prince Michael International Road Safety title at this year’s awards.


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