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Category : Latest News

Today in Fleet: Friday 21 April

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All the key news in fleet… Car Genie sends notifications of any errors to a mobile app. AA telematics solution can pre-empt up to a third of breakdowns The AA is to launch a ... Read More »

Progress on European new car emissions slows

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CO2 emissions of new cars sold in the EU continued to fall last year but at a slower rate.

Future-proof technology could save fleets £20m

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More than a third of companies are still not using telematics systems to help monitor their fleet – leaving themselves open to potential fines of up to £20m.

Volvo to launch first electric car in 2019

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Volvo’s first electric car will be built in China and sold globally from 2019.

Today in Fleet – Thursday 20 April

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All the key news in fleet… Vincent Tourette - managing director, Groupe Renault UK Groupe Renault UK appoints new managing director Groupe Renault UK has appointed Vincent Tourette as managing director, effective immediately. Tourette ... Read More »

Get ahead of the big data issue

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The percentage of new cars able to connect to the internet is set to mushroom from 20% to 75% in just three years’ time – so now is the time for fleet managers to ... Read More »

Today in Fleet – Wednesday 19 April

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All the key news in fleet… Visitors to Fleet Show 2017 will be the first in the UK to drive SEAT’s all-new Ibiza. SEAT reports best Q1 fleet results Continued growth in the true ... Read More »

Vauxhall Grandland X sets sights on Ford Kuga

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Vauxhall will join the highly competitive C-SUV sector at the end of the year, previewing the Grandland X SUV ahead of its debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September.

New Citroën C5 Aircross to debut PHEV e-AWD tech

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Citroën has revealed its Qashqai-rivalling C5 Aircross SUV, which will join the range in 2018 complete with a PHEV AWD model.

Don’t leave yourself open to uninsured drivers

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The vast majority of employees will not tell their bosses if they receive points on their licence – leaving companies exposed to potential risks such as being uninsured in the event of an accident.

Jim McNally to head up remarketing at Alphabet

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Alphabet’s Jim McNally has moved from his role as head of asset risk to become the company’s new head of remarketing and logistics.

Today in Fleet – Tuesday 18 April

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All the key news in fleet… Royal Mail Fleet is to open its workshops to other fleet customers. Royal Mail to offer UK-wide SMR solution for car and van fleets Royal Mail is to open ... Read More »

Shanghai Motor Show: Key fleet models break cover

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Production sketch of Citroën’s new C5 Aircross SUV. Citroën expands into large SUVs Citroën’s forthcoming C5 Aircross large SUV is to debut at the Shanghai Motor Show ahead of its launch in 2018. An ... Read More »

Today in Fleet – 13 April

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All the key news in fleet… Greater investment in data could open up technologies such as driverless cars. Government investment in data critical for new mobility solutions Government inaction on solving data challenges will ... Read More »

Exclusive first drive of the all-new SEAT Ibiza

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Visitors to Fleet Show 2017 will be the first in the UK to drive SEAT’s all-new Ibiza supermini challenger, months ahead of it going on sale.

New Thames tunnel to alleviate Dartford gridlock

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Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has confirmed the planned route for the new Lower Thames Crossing, which will cut congestion at Dartford. The planned route will link the A2 and the M25, congestion at the ... Read More »

Today in Fleet – 12 April

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All the key news in fleet… Audi Q8 crossover SUV will be manufactured at the Bratislava facility. Audi confirms new Q models   Audi’s SUV line-up is to expand, with production of the Q4 ... Read More »

New project to enable road charging based on vehicle emissions

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Local authorities could soon charge vehicles based on their actual exhaust emissions, with £1m government funding allocated to developing the required technology.

New Volvo XC60 priced to target German SUVs

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Volvo’s new XC60 has gone on sale, with entry-level pricing of £37,205 (OTR) competing directly with rivals such as the X3, Q5 and GLC.

Today in Fleet: 11th April

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All the key news in fleet… Hundreds of thousands of sacks of litter are collected every year on the road network. Vehicle owners to be handed fines for littering Vehicle owners could receive penalty ... Read More »


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